Ken Ruto in the VCAM Maker Space

The computer science major received $25,000 to support the development of Flux, a smart water meter designed to improve water systems in his home country of Kenya.

Supported by VCAM and the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities, five students used filmmaking to aid Assistant Professor of Linguistics Brook Danielle Lillehaugen in her study of Zapotec language and culture in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Faculty Campus Alumni


Molly Sheehan in front of an American flag

Haverford alumni are stepping up as first-time political candidates, boldly challenging longtime incumbents and the political “machine” in their communities. For all, the decision to seek office is an effort to live their values. “If you feel something, don’t just throw your shoe at...

Edelman's piece Goodbye Pork Pie Hat which shows a hat flying over water through mountains

The sculptor and animator works with found objects to turn the everyday into the masterful.

Nobel laureate George P. Smith is mobbed by selfie seekers at an event at the University of Missouri

Smith, one of three Nobel laureates in chemistry this year, is the fourth Haverford College alum to win a Nobel Prize and the second—after Joseph Taylor Jr.—from the Class of 1963.

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