Quaker and non-Quaker students at Haverford’s Quaker Community retreat to Snipes Farm, Fall 2013. The retreat included fellowship, singing around a campfire, sustainable food, and community service.
Part of what drew me to Haverford when I was going through college applications was the school’s long-standing connection to the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). A bit of history: Haverford, founded nearly 200 years ago in 1833, was the very first in a long line of colleges started by Quakers. Continue reading