Student Filmmakers Document Oil Spill Researchers on the Gulf Coast

Hilary Brashear '13 and Gebhard Keny '14 take video footage of Assistant Professor White(center) and her students (from left) Alana Thurston '17 and Chloe Wang '17 during a research trip to the Gulf Coast Hilary Brashear '13 and Gebhard Keny '14 take video footage of Assistant Professor White(center) and her students (from left) Alana Thurston '17 and Chloe Wang '17 during a research trip to the Gulf Coast

Four students are participating in Haverford College’s newly launched Interdisciplinary Documentary Media Fellowship focusing on the enduring consequences of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. “It became apparent that there were numerous stories to be told, and the visually stimulating environment … Continue reading

What They Learned: Abigail Flynn ’14

Josh Begley, Prison Map Photo: Josh Begley, Prison Map. Featured in the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery exhibition Prison Obscura, which used rarely seen prisoner-made photographs to shed light on the prison industrial complex.

What They Learned Political science major Abigail Flynn’s senior thesis examined the Supreme Court’s influence on state legislative action on the death penalty. Part of the What They Learned Haverblog series that explores the thesis work of members of the … Continue reading

What They Learned: Robert Brooks ’14

Blistered bli-5 worms under the microscope. Blistered bli-5 worms under the microscope.

What They Learned Biology major Robert Brooks is working toward a career in healthcare and will be attending medical school under the auspices of the U.S. Air Force. His desire to help people through science was partially inspired by his … Continue reading

CPGC Summer Interns

Summer interns will be sharing their experiences on the CPGC's Global Citizen blog. Photo by Allie Lake '14, who is interning in Peru. Summer interns will be sharing their experiences on the CPGC's Global Citizen blog. Photo by Allie Lake '14, who is interning in Peru.

The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship supports an array of domestic and international summer internships for students that aim to deepen Haverford’s connections with social change organizations and to encourage an integrated approach to pressing social, cultural and ethical … Continue reading

The Ag Life for Them

Strongin (left) and Turkus were Haverford roommates. Now they are partners in an urban farm. Strongin (left) and Turkus were Haverford roommates. Now they are partners in an urban farm.

Fay Strongin ’10 and Sarah Turkus ’10 discovered a shared passion for food and farming as students. Now the two friends are running Sidewalk Ends Farm in Providence, R.I. Read the feature article in the Spring/Summer 2014 issue of Haverford … Continue reading

2014 Study Abroad Photo Contest – Portraits

2014 Study Abroad photo contest 2nd place winner Jennie Willemsen '15, "Furry Friend", Portraits category. 2014 Study Abroad photo contest 2nd place winner Jennie Willemsen '15, "Furry Friend", Portraits category.

“Studying abroad enriched my academic experience by exposing me to new perspectives and encouraging me to critically reevaluate my existing intellectual assumptions.” – Ben Wohl ’14 Each year more than 130 Haverford students take advantage of the opportunity to study … Continue reading

In the Collection: Joseph S. Meyer Notebook

Pages from Joseph S. Meyer's Notebook: Exavacation in Niffer [Nippu], 1894. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography Pages from Joseph S. Meyer's Notebook: Exavacation in Niffer [Nippu], 1894. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

In the Collection: Joseph S. Meyer Meyer joined the excavation of the ancient Sumerian city of Nippur in southern Iraq as an artist in 1894. His detailed notebook recording his observations of camp life and the dig site are held … Continue reading

Then & Now: Student Performance Now

Student Performance Now Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

Then & Now: Student Performance The students performing in this photo are The Lighted Fools. The show featured a sketch about attempting to rent a tiger from the Philadelphia Zoo, said Benjamin Gutierrez ’14 (front and center), but what was … Continue reading

Then and Now: Student Performance

Student Performance Then Can you tell us more about the photo or the group? Send a note to hc-editor@haverford.edu. Photo: Eugene Mopsik.

Then & Now: Student Performance “Students performing, 1976” was the only information provided for this photo from the College Archives. But the white costumes and the bells strapped to their shins suggest that they’re doing a Morris dance—a form of … Continue reading

The Long and Wining Road

Jordan Salcito '02, beverage director for the Momofuku restaurant group, launched her own wine label, Bellus, in 2012. Photo: Dan Z. Johnson. Jordan Salcito '02, beverage director for the Momofuku restaurant group, launched her own wine label, Bellus, in 2012. Photo: Dan Z. Johnson.

Five Fords who make, sell, champion, and study wine have found that following their hearts in the direction of an oenophile career—or business venture—has opened up a world of opportunities. Read the feature article in the Spring/Summer 2014 issue of … Continue reading