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Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology Justine Melo teaches a class called "Perspectives in Biology: Poisons, Plagues, Pollution, and Progress". Photo: Charting the Path of the Deadly Ebola Virus in Central Africa. PLoS Biol 3(11): e403 Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology Justine Melo teaches a class called "Perspectives in Biology: Poisons, Plagues, Pollution, and Progress". Photo: Charting the Path of the Deadly Ebola Virus in Central Africa. PLoS Biol 3(11): e403

Cool Classes Haverblog series

From “Cruising Home: Queer Kinship in Theory and Practice” to “Psychology of Music”, our Cool Classes blog series highlights interesting, unusual, and unique courses that enrich the Haverford College experience.

Kaye Edwards (front) and Chris Roebuck taught the inaugural "Introduction to Health Studies" course. Photo: Brad Larrison Kaye Edwards (front) and Chris Roebuck taught the inaugural "Introduction to Health Studies" course. Photo: Brad Larrison

Health Studies

Students interested in health professions can now participate in the Bi-College multi-disciplinary health studies program, which gives students in any major the opportunity to minor in health studies. Read “New Perspective on Health” in the Spring/Summer 2014 issue of Haverford … Continue reading

Three new programs with Penn, Claremont McKenna College, and Zheijiang University in China will offer an accelerated path to a master’s degree. Three new programs with Penn, Claremont McKenna College, and Zheijiang University in China will offer an accelerated path to a master’s degree.

Degree Partnership Programs

Haverford College has forged innovative partnerships with some of the world’s top academic institutions to offer students additional opportunities for graduate study. Our degree partnership programs allow students to pursue an accelerated course of study toward a Master’s degree.

Students from this course have installed pop-up exhibitions around Magill Library using paintings by Margaret Ralston Gest (1900–65), an artist and benefactor of Haverford College. Photo by John Muse. Students from this course have installed pop-up exhibitions around Magill Library using paintings by Margaret Ralston Gest (1900–65), an artist and benefactor of Haverford College. Photo by John Muse.

Cool Classes: “Theory and Practice of Exhibitions: Objects, Images, Texts, Events”

“Theory and Practice of Exhibitions: Objects, Images, Texts, Events”, a Fine Arts course that gives students the analytics tools necessary to understand how exhibitions work, is just one in our Cool Classes blog series that highlights interesting, unusual, and unique … Continue reading

Visiting professor Kate Mulry and her class on Founders Green. Visiting professor Kate Mulry and her class on Founders Green.

Cool Classes Haverblog series

From “Early American Environmental History” to “Old Age in the Modern Age” to “Realism, Race, and Photography,” our Cool Classes blog series highlights interesting, unusual, and unique courses that enrich the Haverford College experience.

Three new programs with Penn, Claremont McKenna College, and Zheijiang University in China will offer an accelerated path to a master’s degree. Three new programs with Penn, Claremont McKenna College, and Zheijiang University in China will offer an accelerated path to a master’s degree.

Degree Partnership Programs

Haverford College has forged innovative partnerships with some of the world’s top academic institutions to offer students additional opportunities for graduate study. Our degree partnership programs allow students to pursue an accelerated course of study toward a Master’s degree.

Office of Academic Resources Assistant Director Lionel Anderson meets with Grace Mangigian '16.

OAR

“What I appreciate so much about the OAR is that they recognize that academic performance is so closely tied to a variety of other factors in a student’s life. When I meet with the staff, I’m not simply talking about … Continue reading

A student studies in the Philips Wing of Magill LIbray. A student studies in the Philips Wing of Magill LIbray.

Academics

Haverford’s small size makes possible a highly personalized, hands-on educational experience. Professors work side-by-side with students to do high-level research while also developing analytical thinking and pushing the boundaries of each discipline.