Welcome to Spanish at Haverford
The department of Spanish aims to give students a thorough knowledge of the Spanish language and the ability to understand and interpret Spanish and Spanish American texts and cultures.
Why Spanish at Haverford: Curriculum
Our courses adopt a variety of approaches, including literary studies, film and media studies, social history, the history of ideas, sociolinguistics, the study of politics and popular culture, and fiction-writing.
Why Spanish at Haverford: Events
Regular extracurricular activities organized by the department include films, lectures, readings, performances and other special cultural events, in addition to senior work presentations.
Why Spanish at Haverford: Study Abroad
The department encourages students to spend a semester or a year studying in a Spanish-speaking context, either in Spain, Mexico, Costa Rica, Argentina, and Chile.
Why Spanish at Haverford: Post Graduation
The importance of being linguistically but culturally fluent in Spanish is reflected in the diverse career paths chosen by our majors and minors who have gone to careers in government, law, business, international affairs, education, journalism, medicine, and the arts, among others.