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Students practicing Shotokan Karate
Thursday, January 31, 2019

CLUB LIFE: Shotokan Karate Club

Shotokan Karate Club

The club, founded in 2017 by Kaden St. Onge ’20, is designed to teach fundamental martial arts skills through the widely practiced and well-known style of Shotokan karate.

Students meet in the Swan Room of the GIAC for the Shotokan Karate class lead by Kaden St Onge '20. Photo: Olivia Wong '22

A view from one of Haverford's green rooftops
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Sustainability

The Committee for Environmental Responsibility (CER) was created by the students, faculty, and staff of Haverford College, and reflects our socially responsible principles.

The now fully mature green roof on the Tritton Hall dormitory is one of three green roofs on campus. Photo: Patrick Montero

A man and woman riveting a cockpit
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

FSA/OWI Collection from the Library of Congress: America Photographed in Color 1939-1943

FSA/OWI Collection from the Library of Congress: America Photographed in Color 1939-1943

Through April 28, 2019
Atrium Gallery, Marshall Fine Arts Center

The Farm Security Agency (FSA) and the Office of War Information (OWI) commissioned some of the earliest color photography ever that documented life during the Depression and WWII. This exhibit debuts 50 of the FSA/OWI’s color photographs, newly restored and printed from high-definition digital scans made from the Library of Congress’ collection. Details »

Alfred T. Palmer, Riveting team working on the cockpit shell of a B-25 [i.e. C-47] bomber at the plant of North American Aviation, Inc. Inglewood [i.e. Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach], Calif. 1942. FSA/OWI Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.

Amanda Lannert '94
Monday, January 28, 2019

Women in Tech

Though the tech industry's gender barriers have been slow to crumble, "it may be a great time for women in tech to pitch or start a business," says Amanda Lannert '94, CEO of Jellyvision and a "super mentor" for Chicago business incubators Impact Engine and Tech Stars.

Read Women in Tech in the Fall 2018 issue of Haverford Magazine.

Amanda Lannert '94 is the CEO of Jellyvision, an employee benefits-focused software company in Chicago. Photo: Bob Stefko

Shrine to Ever Sanchez
Thursday, January 24, 2019

Guadalupe Rosales: Legends Never Die, A Collective Memory

January 25–March 8, 2019
Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery

Since 2015, artist Guadalupe Rosales has been building an archive of vernacular photographs and ephemera connected to Latinx culture in Los Angeles. Her projects exist as both archives of physical objects and crowd-sourced digital archives, assembled on her widely followed Instagram accounts. Details » 

Shrine to Ever Sanchez, Guadalupe Rosales’s studio, 2018; Photograph by Mike Slack for Aperture. Courtesy Aperture.

The Bi-College Orchestra performing
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Music at Haverford

The Department of Music at Haverford offers a creative approach to music theory and a curriculum in music history that deals with music in the social context and embraces world music and jazz. Additionally, the department's applied music program and ensembles provide students with opportunities for performances and tours.

The Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Orchestra, conducted by Heidi Jacob, performed their Fall Concert in Roberts Hall, Marshall Auditorium. Photo: Zhongyi Xu'22.

Suzanne Amador Kane
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Office Hour – Suzanne Amador Kane

The varied research interests of Professor of Physics and Astronomy Suzanne Amador Kane delve into soft condensed matter physics and statistical physics, but it is her work in biological physics—which uses the tools of physics to better understand living organisms—that has attracted widespread attention in recent years.

Read Office Hour in the Fall 2018 issue of Haverford Magazine.

Suzanne Amador Kane's office in the Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center includes a standing treadmill desk. Photo: Patrick Montero.

A snowy campus scene
Monday, January 21, 2019

Campus Fly Over: Winter at Haverford

Our campus has 200 acres of award-winning architecture and landscaping; more than 50 academic, athletic and residential buildings; and a nationally recognized arboretum with 400 species of trees and shrubs, a 3.5-acre duck pond, gardens, and wooded areas.

Photo: Caleb Eckert '17

An acapella group performs with a woman singing solo in front.
Friday, January 18, 2019

Community

Haverford has more than 140 groups that publish magazines, host symposia, sing a cappella, discuss religion and spirituality, stay politically active, maintain a system of student self-government, dance, demonstrate, and create.

The Mainliners perform in Stokes Auditorium for their 2018 Fall Semester Show. Photo by Ruiming Li '22

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