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.
Student-faculty collaboration is a manifestation of core Haverford values such as trust, concern and respect by—and for—each participant.
“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
“Perspectives in Biology: Poisons, Plagues, Pollution, and Progress”, a Biology course for non-majors, is just one of our Cool Classes blog series highlights interesting, unusual, and unique courses that enrich the Haverford College experience.
The Mellon Creative Residencies Program ignites vibrant engagements between students, faculty, and visiting artists through sustained, dynamic residencies, inside the classroom and out.
The Center for Career and Professional Advising fosters career exploration, professional growth for students and alumni, and networking and outreach with employers. Read CCPA’s ongoing series “Fords on Friday” featuring guest alumni blogging about their career paths and offering advice.
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.
“Many of my athletes are musicians, actors, singers, or are involved in community service. Nobody is just going to class, going to tennis and going home.”—Ann Koger, Head Women’s Tennis Coach and Associate Director of Athletics
“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
Upgraded facilities, more full-time coaches, state-of-the-art strength training and other enhancements have helped Haverford’s teams post impressive results in recent years. But the true measure of success for athletics is reflected in how well the program allows students to excel … Continue reading
For students looking to forge close connections around shared interests, Haverford offers special interest housing choices, such as La Casa Hispánica (for those attuned to the culture of the Spanish-speaking world); Cadbury House (quiet study, and alcohol and drug-free); and … Continue reading
Haverford’s rigorous academic program focuses on individual growth, intellectual exploration and pushing the boundaries of each discipline. Most classes are taught seminar style with an emphasis on discussion and debate.