Cool Classes

A recurring Haverblog series highlighting interesting, unusual, and unique courses that enrich the Haverford College experience.

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Where They're Headed

A blog series reporting on the post-Haverford plans of members of the Class of 2014.

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What They Learned

A series exploring the thesis work of members of the Class of 2014. 

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Class-Created Student Exhibitions in Magill

Three Exhibitions: With and without Margaret Ralston Gest, a collection of three pop-up exhibits created by students enrolled in Visiting Assistant Professor John Muse’s course on “The Theory and practice of Exhibitions,” opened Friday night in Magill Library.

Remembering Vietnam on Veteran’s Day

“The Vietnam War in Poetry: Ancient History or Prescient Harbinger?” a poetry reading by six American poets, who participated in the Vietnam War, was organized by President Daniel H. Weiss on November 11, Veteran’s Day. Their reading was part of a two-day conference, which included a panel discussion the next day.

An Evening with Laverne Cox

There was a packed house for trans activist and actress Laverne Cox’s on-campus speech, which was organized by the Students’ Council Speakers Committee,and Sexuality and Gender Alliance (SAGA), on Friday night in Marshall Auditorium.

Fords Look at Careers in Business

Alumni business professionals connected with current students at the “Fords in Business Conference” organized by the Center for Career and Professional Advising, and the Department of Economics.

Memory, Place, Desire Opens In The Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery

On Friday, Oct. 24, the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery celebrated the opening of its newest show, which features work across media by 13 artists and is the first exhibition in the U.S. devoted exclusively to the contemporary art of the Maghreb and its diaspora.

COOL CLASSES: “Crises”

An economics course that explores different types of financial crises and delves deeply into the latest global financial crisis.

(IR)REVERENCE Conference Explores African Culture

(IR)REVERENCE, a multimedia conference celebrating African culture and the 50th Anniversary of Chinua Achebe’s novel Arrow of God, convened on the campuses of Haverford, Bryn Mawr, and Swarthmore Colleges this month.