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Patrick Montero
Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Beyond the Classroom

"Through the KINSC Student Travel Fund and the Smithsonian Marine Station, I got the chance to spend five glorious days basking in all things coral reef related." Sarah Harrison '13. Photo: Diadema antillarum.
Sunday, August 5, 2012

Unsurpassed Faculty

Haverford faculty model academic excellence through their scholarship and an ongoing commitment to compelling, effective instruction.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

A Winning Combination

Upgraded facilities, state-of-the-art strength training and other enhancements have helped Haverford’s teams post impressive results in recent years. But the true measure of success for Athletics is reflected in how well the program allows students to excel in both sports and academics.

The fitness center has about 100 different workout options, including free weights, exercise bicycles and cardiovascular and strength training machines.
Sunday, July 29, 2012

In the Collection: Bleak House

In the Collection

Bleak House, like all of Charles Dickens’s novels, was originally published in serial form. Issued monthly from March 1852 to September 1853, each of the 20 numbers in Bleak House contained 32 pages of text and two illustrations by H.K. Browne (known as “Phiz”).

"In the Collection" highlights some of the rare and marvelous items that are part of Magill Library's Special Collections.
Thursday, July 26, 2012

Then & Now: The Skate House Now

Then & Now: The Skate House

The Skate House hasn’t seen any actual skaters for decades. But it’s still in use, booked for receptions and student events such as club meetings and even poetry readings.

Missed yesterday’s photo? See the Skate House back “Then“.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Then & Now: The Skate House

Then & Now: The Skate House

The Skate House, designed in 1949, is outfitted with a porch, two fireplaces and a sitting room with benches. It regularly played host to crowds of skaters back in the days when the Duck Pond could be counted on to freeze solid in winter.

Come back tomorrow to see the Skate House “Now”.