The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship offers local community engagement opportunities, community-engaged courses and curricular pathways, and financial support for student and faculty activities that advance peace, social justice, and global citizenship.
These courses feature applied, ethical action off-campus, as well as major, minor, and concentration pathways for social justice work.
We're committed to supporting students and faculty by providing funds for projects and events related to the mission of the Center.
On-campus and off, we offer opportunities to advance peace, social justice, and global citizenship through inquiry and action.
Students from Kristen Whalen’s “Advanced Topics in Biology of Marine Life” class spent a week over winter break exploring tropical coral ecosystems in Roatán, Honduras.
Support the creation of education resources that tie in with public art projects led by Michelle Angela Ortiz, an award winning visual artist/ skilled muralist/ community arts educator who uses her art as a vehicle to represent people and communities whose histories are often lost or co-opted.
Receive public transportation passes to and from social justice activism events and opportunities.
Through their monthly blogs we've seen how the Haverford House Fellows work to connect Haverford students with people, places, and organizations in Philadelphia. Here we learn how they have deepend their engagements through non-profit work across the city.
The Haverford community is invited to nominate potential candidates for next year's Newman Civic Fellowship Award, which recognizes and supports community-committed students who are change makers and impactful problem solvers within campus, local, and national communities.
Each month we'll hear from a Haverford House Fellow about their work, house activities, and independent projects that connect the Haverford College community with Philadelphia. Keep up with Haverford House events and more at @haverfordhouse! Seniors - apply to be a 2019-2020 Fellow here by Feb. 3rd.
Spend spring break learning about, connecting with, and making positive inroads against the AIDS epidemic at GMHC in New York City.
Nicholas Munves '18 writes about speaking to the Philadelphia Mayor's Commission about the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship's ongoing partnership with environmental and sustainability organizations in Trinidad and Tobago.