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Candi Ijo temple outside of Jogja, Indonesia by Faatimah Jafiq BMC '15, one of the Bi-Co interns with the Indonesia Research Program. Candi Ijo temple outside of Jogja, Indonesia by Faatimah Jafiq BMC '15, one of the Bi-Co interns with the Indonesia Research Program.

CPGC Summer Interns

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

Rebecca Schwartz '13 gives a tour to prospective students on Open Campus Day 2013.  “Where They’re Headed” is a series of occasional blog posts reporting on the post-Haverford plans of members of the Class of 2013. Rebecca Schwartz '13 gives a tour to prospective students on Open Campus Day 2013.

“Where They’re Headed” is a series of occasional blog posts reporting on the post-Haverford plans of members of the Class of 2013.

Where They’re Headed

“[Haverford taught me]academic and humanitarian interests need not be mutually exclusive,” says AmeriCorps member Rebecca Schwartz ’13, “and that my academic background can, and should, serve my community and help to build connections among the people I encounter.”

Sarah Harrison ’13 and Shelby Lyons ’15 are participating in a research cruise with the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative on the R/V Pelican. Sarah Harrison ’13 and Shelby Lyons ’15 are participating in a research cruise with the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative on the R/V Pelican.

Summer Research

Every year the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship, the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for Arts and Humanities and the Marian E. Koshland Integrated Science Center sponsor summer work, research and internships for almost 150 students.

Diadema antillarum "Through the KINSC Student Travel Fund and the Smithsonian Marine Station, I got the chance to spend five glorious days basking in all things coral reef related." Sarah Harrison '13. Photo: Diadema antillarum.

Beyond the Classroom

This year the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship, the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for Arts and Humanities and the Marian E. Koshland Integrated Science Center sponsored summer work, research and internships for almost 150 students.

Meaghan Ryan '11 Meaghan Ryan '11 wrote her senior thesis on gender, art and power in 16th-century Italy.

CPGC in Venice

“I cannot imagine writing a senior thesis of the same quality without my CPGC experience in Venice. …I felt it was essential to experience the urban environment first hand.” – Meaghan Ryan ’11 The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship … Continue reading