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Amira Abujbara '17
Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Out of Alaska - Amira Abujara '17

Amira Abujbara '17, an English major and environmental studies minor, is a Doha-based journalist who teamed up with native Hawaiian filmmaker Ciara Lacy for a documentary that shines a light on the ongoing challenges facing the tight-knit rural community of Iliamna, Alaska.

Read Out of Alaska in the Spring/Summer 2019 issue of Haverford Magazine.

In a scene from the documentary "We Are Still Here", Amira Abujbara '17 helps out with salmon fishing in the remote village in Alaska where her mother was raised.

Matthew Ridley '19
Monday, July 29, 2019

Summer Centered: Matthew Ridley '19 Spends a Summer at the Museum

For Matthew Ridley '19, a summer internship at the Philadelphia Museum of Art is another notch in his belt of archival experience. Funded by the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities, the history major is working in the museum’s conservation department through August.

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

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Summer Centered: Jessica Lopez ’21 Strives for Positive Social Impact

Anthropology major Jessica Lopez ’21 is doing a Whitehead Internship with real estate group Shift Capital to learn how a for-profit real estate group can foreground its positive social impact.

Jessica Lopez '21, who is minoring in economics and health studies, in her workplace at Shift Capital. Photo by Patrick Montero. "Summer Centered" is a series exploring our students' Center-funded summer work.

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