The Chesick Scholars program is a four-year academic mentoring and leadership program for exceptional students from underrepresented or under-resourced backgrounds. This year’s 15 scholars capped their five-week summer session with a symposium on identity formation and social reproduction.
Where They're Headed
Haverford attracts intellectually curious, independent learners who value honesty, collaboration, and above all, new ways of seeing and improving the world.
As you perform real-world research and immerse yourself in hands-on learning, you'll work side-by-side with professors who are at the top of their fields.
Our mascot—the Black Squirrel—has a genetic adaptation that gives it a bold, black coat. Join our distinctive community and stand out from the pack with your fellow Haverfordians.
Caleb Eckert '17 pondered the pivotal role of water in the lives of those in his hometown of Flagstaff, Arizona. The anthropology major and environmental studies minor filmed and researched alongside springs ecologists to understand the settler colonial entanglements of human-water relationships in Northern Arizona.