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Conor Bralla '14 decorates a skull for a Día de los Muertos event held last fall at La Casa. Photo: Brad Larrison Conor Bralla '14 decorates a skull for a Día de los Muertos event held last fall at La Casa. Photo: Brad Larrison

La Casa Hispanica

Residential life at Haverford can take on many different forms, from traditional dorms to apartment living to specialized houses dedicated to a cultural or academic focus. La Casa Hispánica is a special interest house that supports the endeavors of students … Continue reading

Alisa Strayer' 13, Haverford College Cricket Outside of athletics, Strayer, a psychology major, helped start an after-school program for children living near campus who have autism. Photo: Thom Carroll.

Bowling Them Over on the Cricket Field

Cricketer Alisa Strayer ’13—who picked up the sport her freshman year—surprises with her “flighty ball.” Read “Bowling Them Over on the Cricket Field” in the Spring/Summer 2013 issue of Haverford magazine »

Conor Bralla '14 decorates a skull for a Día de los Muertos event held last fall at La Casa. Photo: Brad Larrison Conor Bralla '14 decorates a skull for a Día de los Muertos event held last fall at La Casa. Photo: Brad Larrison

La Casa Hispanica

Residential life at Haverford can take on many different forms, from traditional dorms to apartment living to specialized houses dedicated to a cultural or academic focus. La Casa Hispánica is a special interest house that supports the endeavors of students … Continue reading

Alisa Strayer' 13, Haverford College Cricket Outside of athletics, Strayer, a psychology major, helped start an after-school program for children living near campus who have autism. Photo: Thom Carroll.

Bowling Them Over on the Cricket Field

Cricketer Alisa Strayer ’13—who picked up the sport her freshman year—surprises with her “flighty ball.” Read “Bowling Them Over on the Cricket Field” in the Spring/Summer 2013 issue of Haverford magazine »

View from Duomo in Italy A beautiful view of the city of Siena from the Duomo (city's cathedral). Photo: Diane Rojas '14.

Study Abroad at Haverford College

“Looking out on this gorgeous vista, I could not help but be thankful to go to a school that offers me opportunities like the very one I am experiencing now. And while I miss Haverford, I am having the time … Continue reading

View from Duomo in Italy A beautiful view of the city of Siena from the Duomo (city's cathedral). Photo: Diane Rojas '14.

Study Abroad at Haverford College

“Looking out on this gorgeous vista, I could not help but be thankful to go to a school that offers me opportunities like the very one I am experiencing now. And while I miss Haverford, I am having the time … Continue reading

Mapping Identity installation shot Glenn Kaino, Graft (Ostrich), 2006. Python skin, ostrich, feathers, plastic, thread and paint, lifesize. Installation photo by Andy Kim '10.

Mapping Identity

In a unique student-faculty collaboration, Professor Carol Solomon and Janet Yoon ’10 co-curated Mapping Identity, an exhibition featuring internationally-recognized artists whose works deal with issues of transnational identity, and the effects of displacement, exile, hybridity cosmopolitanism and the state of … Continue reading

In the Lab The KINSC is named in honor of Marian E. Koshland. Several generations of Koshland family members have graduated from Haverford, including current Board Chair Catherine Koshland '72.

In the Lab

The Departments of astronomy, biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, physics, and psychology are housed in the state-of-the-art Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center (KINSC).

Research Cruise Asst. Professor of Chemistry Helen White (right) with Katie Sheline '13 aboard a research vessel in the Gulf of Mexico.

Dispatches From the Gulf

Through funding from the KINSC’s travel stipend program, Katie Sheline ’13 was able to join Environmental chemist Helen White as part of a team of scientists on a research cruise that studied the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf … Continue reading

Sarah Brown '12 Sarah Brown '12 in the chemistry lab within the KINSC. Her senior thesis, in Psychology, is about evolutionary developmental psychology.

Academics at Haverford

Academic departments maintain state-of-the-art research instrumentation for both research and teaching. The equipment that students learn to use in introductory courses plays a major role in both their research and in classes such as Superlab.