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Maurice Rippel and Students' Council address the student body during plenary
Tuesday, February 5, 2019


Plenary is a critical mechanism for student self-governance at Haverford College. Students gather to raise, discuss, and debate issues on campus. Resolutions passed by the Students’ Association are viewed as the will of the body, and Students’ Council is then tasked with the carrying out and upholding of any changes or initiatives.

Students' Council President Maurice Rippel '19 delivers the “State of the Ford” during Fall Plenary. Spring Plenary will be held February 17, 2019. Photo: Cole Sansom '19.

Scrapbook from 1922
Friday, February 1, 2019

In the Collection: Scrapbook

This scrapbook compiled by Elliston P. Morris Jr., Class of 1922, features dance cards, programs from campus events, photos of faculty and fellow students, and newspaper clippings of Haverford athletic teams and world events, including the end of World War I and the first national election in which women could vote.

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

Photo: Patrick Montero

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


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.