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Patrick Montero
Man stands behind desk with a computer and picture frames
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Office Hour – Matthew Farmer

An expert on Greek comedy, Assistant Professor of classics Matthew Farmer has taught elementary and intermediate Latin, and last year introduced the course “Sex and Power in the Ancient World.”

Read Office Hour in the Spring/Summer 2019 issue of Haverford Magazine.

Matthew Farmer's office in Hall building includes photos of his family, sidewalk chalk, a black squirrel, and copies of his book, Tragedy on the Comic Stage. Photo: Patrick Montero.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Migration Encounters Team Brings Truth and Compassion to a Contentious Discourse

Led by professors Anne Preston and Anita Isaacs, a team of Haverford students is working to combat misinformation about immigration and immigrants by collecting and sharing personal stories from migrants in Mexico about their immigration and deportation experiences.

The team in Mexico City. Top row (left to right): Haverford photographer Patrick Montero, Professor Anita Isaacs, Professor Anne Preston, and Claudia Ojeda '21. Bottom row: Isabel Canning '21 and Sergio Diaz '17. Photo by Lizzie Cannon

Hubble Telescope photo of the Lagoon Nebula using infrared light
Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Cosmos Viewed from Earth and Outer Space from 1949 to the Present

The Cosmos Viewed from Earth and Outer Space from 1949 to the Present

Through October 6, 2019
Atrium Gallery, Marshall Fine Arts Center

This new exhibit presents 40 color photographs made from Hubble Telescope’s high-definition images. They were sized, edited, and printed for maximum detail and optical color balance in the digital imaging labs in the Marshall Fine Arts Center. Details »

Lagoon Nebula (infrared light view) 4/19/2018

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Summer Centered: Allison Wise '20 Digs Into the Archives

On her Hurford Center-sponsored internship, religion major Allison Wise ’20 is working with images and illustrations at the Library Company of Philadelphia to supplement one of the Philadelphia area’s canonical records.

Allison Wise '20 (left) with Assistant Curator of Prints and Photographs Erika Piola '87. Photo: Patrick Montero. "Summer Centered" is a series exploring our students' Center-funded summer work.

Very Large Array radio telescope
Monday, July 15, 2019

KINSC Scientific Imaging Contest

The KINSC Scientific Imaging Contest is an annual competition for student-submitted images from experiments or simulations that are scientifically intriguing as well as aesthetically pleasing. Judging is based on both the quality of the image and the explanation of the underlying science.

Reilly Milburn '19 won second place in the 2019 contest for "The Very Large Array in New Mexico."

A man holds a laughing child upside-down
Friday, July 12, 2019

Study Abroad Photo Contest: Neal Kelso '20

“I’m immensely happy that I made the decision to study abroad at University College Dublin during the spring 2019 semester. I had the opportunity to experience a whole new educational system and national culture, make a new set of friends, and see parts of the world and hear viewpoints that I never would’ve gotten the chance to otherwise.”  – Caroline Tien '20

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

The 2019 Study Abroad Photo Contest third-place winner in the Ford Faces category: Neal Kelso '20, "Hiro-kun."