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Patrick Montero
Monday, August 26, 2019

Summer Centered: Poppy Northing’s Adventure in Urban Farming

Through funding from the Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center, prospective biology and environmental studies major Poppy Northing ’22 studied the biological nuances of an urban farming initiative at the University of California, Berkeley.

Poppy Northing '22 at Berkeley's Oxford Tract. "Summer Centered" is a series exploring our students' Center-funded summer work. Photo: Patrick Montero. 

Office Hour - Matthew Farmer
Friday, August 23, 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.

Farmer's office in Hall building has a shelf of souvenirs, including some items representative of the 1950s and '60s Greek tourist boom. Photo: Patrick Montero. 

Sam Ditkovsky '20
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Summer Centered: Sam Ditkovsky '20 Explores the Cosmos

The Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center supported astrophysics major Sam Ditkovsky's summer research on isocurvature perturbations, cosmic disturbances caused by an alteration in the ratio of the particles that comprise the fabric of the universe. The rising senior did his work at the University of Toronto’s Dunlap Institute and on Haverford’s campus.

"Summer Centered" is a series exploring our students' Center-funded summer work. Photo: Patrick Montero. 

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Pre-Med Students Practice Ethical Health Care

In the first year of the Haverford-Jefferson Medical School Early Admission Program, students are taking on specialized internships in preparation for their planned enrollment at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.

The Haverford-Jefferson Medical School Early Admission Scholars pictured from left to right: Clara Farrehi '20, Sheraz Qamar '20, Charlie Siegel '20, Carley Pazzi '20, and Rory Seymour '20. Photo: Patrick Montero.

A man teaches in front of a group of students with laptops
Friday, August 16, 2019

Free for All

“Open science is not just about having methods and data and publications open to everyone, but also considering who participates in science. We’re interested in opening the doors of science to everybody, because more diverse perspectives among scientists produce more creative and impactful research ideas and findings.” – Professor of Psychology Benjamin Le

Read "Free for All" in the Spring/Summer 2019 issue of Haverford Magazine.

Le’s new course “Open Science and Inclusive Psychology” is one of the nation’s only undergraduate courses of its kind. Photo: Cole Samson '19