Kimberly Benston, provost, professor of English, and a member of the Haverford College faculty for more than 30 years, will be Haverford’s next president. He succeeds Daniel H. Weiss, who was named president of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in March.
Assistant Professor of Linguistics Brook Danielle Lillehaugen helped design a novel system to accommodate Daniel Gillen '16, a blind student who wanted to take her class. The project details were published in the journal "Language."
Fellowship winners Anna Brockway '12, Jamie DeNizio '11, Lydia Fiske Emery '12, Heather Harden '11, Sam Rodriques '13, and Marta Wolfshorndl '13 will pursue a variety of projects with support from the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program.
This assistant professor of physics is the lead author on a new study in Nature on a mysterious X-ray haze at the center of the Milky Way that she and her colleagues suggest may come from dead stars.
The stand-alone, inquiry-based lab course for junior science majors at Haverford was at its founding quite revolutionary. Students find it one of the most challenging courses they take.