This series presents lectures by alumni who have chosen careers in academia and are in the final stages of writing their dissertation, are doing post-doctoral work, or are in their first few years of academic employment.
News & Events
The exhibitions they created as part of their jobs in Lutnick Library, “Quaker and Special Collections Across Disciplines” and “The Life and Objects of Rufus Jones,” will be on display through the end of the semester.
The newly renovated library’s first exhibit showcases a new collection of early printed books, hailing from 15th-century Europe.
Lutnick Library is now open!
The work is nearly finished!
Floor tiles, shades, and more shelving!
Shelving, flooring, ceiling beams...and more books!
Lights, stacks, and books!
The books are coming back!
Carpet, shelves, and moving prep!
Monday, December 16th, 2019
Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
October 7, 2019—February 16, 2020
Rebecca and Rick White Gallery, Lutnick Library
Curated by Alex Stern '20, “Who Created the New and Copied the Old”: Printed Books of the Fifteenth Century examines the many roles of printed books in the first fifty years following the advent of print, moving throughout medieval Europe through the lens of religion and scholarship to explore the relationship between printed text and its owner.
November 6, 2019—December 31, 2019
Rufus Jones is well known for his impact on Quaker theology and his work as part of the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), as well as his impact on Haverford College. This exhibit brings items from his papers, housed in Quaker & Special Collections, to his study.
November 28, 2019—May 17, 2020
These vases, the gift of Ernest & George Allen, graduates of Haverford College, are on display in support of "Culture and Crisis in the Golden Age of Athens." Text for the exhibit was written by Jenna McKinley '15 when she curated an exhibit of these materials.