The Army Specialized Training Program (or A.S.T.P.) included basic engineering, foreign area and language studies, which were taught at Haverford in 1943 and 1944, as part of the program to add non-combatant service students during World War II.
The Fine Arts at Haverford emphasize the individual. Studio classes are small and all students—from beginners to declared majors—receive individual, focused instruction, and are encouraged to develop the physical and critical skills necessary to create art.
The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship supports a range of domestic and international opportunities for students and faculty that stand at the nexus of liberal arts learning, critical reflection and social action.
Haverford’s serene campus is a nationally recognized arboretum with 400 species of trees and shrubs, a 3.5-acre duck pond, gardens and wooded areas.
Once plagued by “brain drain”, Haverford’s big city neighbor has become an increasingly popular post-commencement destination for the College’s grads many of whom are working to better life for all in their adopted hometown. Read “Fords in Philly” in the … Continue reading
Join us for Alumni Weekend May 30—June 1, 2014 “Reunions remind me why I fell in love with Haverford originally. While reliving fun times with old friends, I’m gaining a new appreciation of the College’s beliefs and traditions through adult … Continue reading
Congratulations, Class of 2014! Commencement will take place Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets are not required. Schedule • Speakers • Directions • Map
“I would recommend study abroad to everyone. It supplemented my academic experience in so many ways and really helped me grow as a person.” – Kathryn Johnston ’12 Each year more than 130 Haverford students take advantage of the opportunity … Continue reading
Cricket is Haverford’s oldest and most distinctive sport and was introduced by the English landscape architect who planned the campus in 1834, William Carvill.
The Senior Thesis represents the culmination of a Haverford student’s academic experience, and is one of the most important and rewarding ways that Haverford realizes its educational mission.
Fine Arts Senior Thesis Exhibition Through May 18, 2014Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery This year’s ten seniors pursued concentrations in sculpture, painting and printmaking. Details »
Fine Arts Senior Thesis Exhibition Opening Night: Friday, May 9, 20145:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery This year’s ten seniors pursued concentrations in sculpture, painting and printmaking. Details »