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Monday, February 13, 2012

Public Observing Family Night

Public Observing Family Night

February 14, 7:00 PM
Strawbridge Observatory

For Astronomers of All Ages. Talk: “The Orion Nebula: Where stars are born”. Observing will only take place if skies are clear. Crafts and activities for young children will also be available. Event Details »

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Being Human(ist)

He changed the way I look at the function and importance of literature—and really of the humanities as a whole—for society.” — Shamie Sahandy ’05

Professor of English Kim Benston finds in the humanities a means to draw connections across the Haverford curriculum. Read the Spring 2010 Faculty Profile in HAVERFORD magazine »

The Francis B. Gummere Professor of English will serve a one-year term as the College's chief academic officer.
Monday, January 30, 2012

Pont d’Archevêché

There is nothing like getting a sense of the world through traveling and immersing yourself in a different culture.“–Elena Satten-Lopez ’12

Each year more than 130 Haverford students take advantage of the opportunity to study abroad.

Nora Landis-Shack '13 took this photo of The Pont d'Archevêché (a.k.a. the Lock Bridge) in Paris, which is covered with locks that have been engraved, written on, or painted with names and well wishes.
Sunday, January 29, 2012

Matt Wetherell ’12 Interviews Former Surgeon General Koop

Matt Wetherell ’12 interviewed former Surgeon General Koop as part of his research for his senior thesis, which uses the role of the Surgeon General as a case study within a broader examination of the ways government bureaus gain and lose power.

While home in New Hampshire over winter break, Wetherell landed an interview with the retired pediatric surgeon and government figure who now lives in Hanover.
Friday, January 27, 2012

People’s Biennial

People’s Biennial

January 27, 2012 – March 2, 2012
Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery

An exhibition that examines the work of artists who operate outside the “sanctioned” mainstream art world, recognizing a wide array of artistic expression present in many communities across the United States. Schedule of Events »

Pennsylvania People's Biennial artist Laura Deutch pictured inside the Messages in Motion mobile media studio.