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The Hurford Humanities Center adds “arts” to its name.

In recognition of the increasingly important role of the arts in the work of the Hurford Humanities Center, the Center has been renamed the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for the Arts and Humanities.  And on Friday, December 2, the … Continue reading

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2011 Study Abroad Photo Contest Winners Announced!

The Office of International Academic Programs announced the winners of the 2011 Study Abroad Photo Contest. Continue reading

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Humanities Center Talk Explores Life, Music of Arthur Russell

The John B. Hurford ’60 Humanities Center brought Tim Lawrence, the head of the Music Culture: Theory and Production department at the University of East London and Arthur Russell biographer, to campus to discuss Russell’s life and music. Continue reading

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Celebrating Earth Day

The campus commemorated Earth Day with several events, including a native perennial planting in the meadow above the Duck Pond. Continue reading

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Students Test Telepathy, Singing Ability During Matmos Residency

Last week, experimental, conceptual electronica duo Matmos came to campus for a residency that included an artist talk, a class seminar and a concert, which featured the world premiere of a new chorale that was sung live by students. Continue reading

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Juan Williams ’76 On Campus For Journalism Symposium

Saturday’s Silk Journalism Panel featured Loren Ghiglione ’63, Amy Hollyfield, Victor Navasky and Juan Williams ’76 discussing partisanship in the media. Continue reading

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Social Stratification: The Real Cost of Health Care

Dr. James House ’65 visited campus to discuss his forthcoming book, “Beyond Health Care Reform: Social Determinants and Disparities in Health and America’s Paradoxical Crisis of Health Care and Health.” Continue reading

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Social Medicine Students Teleconference With India

Students in the CPGC’s Social Medicine Seminar participated in the College’s first ever international teleconference with staff from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s India office. Continue reading

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Street Art on Campus

Street art took over campus over the weekend. The Humanities Center sponsored a panel on the artform, and renowned artist Gaia painted a mural on James House. Continue reading

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Pinwheel Day 2011!

There are few things more beautiful than a perfect spring day on the Haverford campus, except maybe a perfect spring day on the Haverford campus on Pinwheel Day. Continue reading

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