Time for a Change: The Transition to Haverford

Hello incoming first-years! It’s probably the beginning of summer for most of you, which means that your first year at Haverford is getting ever-closer! You’re probably a jumbled mess of conflicting emotions right now; happy, sad, excited, afraid… but that’s okay! This post will be my brief guide to ensure a smooth transition to Haverford…

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Published:June 19, 2015 View Post

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Reminders

Hello Everyone, Just a reminder that the deadline for the housing questionnaire is due tomorrow, June 18th! We also will be taking over the Haverford Instagram (@haverfordedu) every Wednesday for our #InternTakeovers. Keep an eye out for us on social media! Housing Questionnaire Advice: 1) Remember to answer honestly and as comprehensive as you can so…

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Published:June 17, 2015 View Post

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Haver-Hacks: What to and What Not to Bring to Haverford!

Hey guys! Every week I’m going to be writing a new blog post! And they’re all going to be centered on Haver- Hacks! Haver- Hacks (hav-er-haks):Tricks used to better or simplify your first year experience at Haverford College. This week’s blog post will be about What To and What Not to Bring to Haverford College!…

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Published:June 15, 2015 View Post

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Weekly Reminders: June 14 -21

Coming up! TRICO applications are due Sunday June 14th! Accommodation requests for physical, learning, psychological or medical disability/condition are due Monday June 15th! Please see our instructions for requesting accommodations. ​Housing Questionnaire is due June 18th! What’s new: The Faculty Adviser Questionnaire and Writing Seminar Placement are now active!           

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Published:June 12, 2015 View Post

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Introduction: Sophie McGlynn

Hi Friends! My name’s Sophie and I’ll be working as the student assistant in the International Student Services Office this summer. That means that if you’re an international student, I’ll be spending my next few months helping to get things ready for when you arrive, answering your questions, and getting super excited about meeting you…

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Published:June 11, 2015 View Post

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The Honor Code: A “SparkNotes” Summary

As future Haverford students, you’ve undoubtedly come in contact with the Honor Code at some point already. Whether you were writing your Honor Code supplemental essay for your application, signing the Code itself as part of matriculating, or re-reading it as a form of procrastination, you probably have some sense of the role that the…

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Published:June 10, 2015 View Post

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Tri-Co – Deadline June 14th

What is it? Tri-Co or, by its full name, the Tri-College Identity, Equity and Social Justice Summer Institute takes place a week before first year students arrive on campus (August 19th-25th). Tri-Co offers students the ability to analyze and discuss identity politics and learn about their application in a community like Haverford and the Tri-College…

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Published:June 8, 2015 View Post

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What to Look Forward To

Hey, Class of 2019! As the school year begins to unwind for many of you and senior graduation rolls around, we hope that you’ve had your eyes set on your next destination: Haverford! And of course, since it’s one of the first (and best) things which you’ll get introduced to on campus, Customs is hopefully…

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Published:June 5, 2015 View Post

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Hi Class of 2019!

Hi First- Years! If you’ve been keeping up to date with the Facebook Haverford Class of 2019 group, you would’ve seen my posts about being the Dean’s Office Intern this summer, along with my co-worker/ lunch buddy Sebastian Dilones! We’re so excited this summer to be helping you guys out, answering any questions you have,…

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Published:June 4, 2015 View Post

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Intro: Hello Class of 2019!

As many of you know by now, I’m Sebastian and I’m one of two Dean’s Office summer interns. My partner Amanda and I are extremely excited to be working here and answering your questions this summer. I’m from Queens, New York which is one of the outer boroughs of New York City, but I went…

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Published:June 2, 2015 View Post

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