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

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 Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery was host to a...
2011 Study Abroad Photo Contest Winners Announced!

2011 Study Abroad Photo Contest Winners Announced!

The Office of International Academic Programs announced the winners of the 2011 Study Abroad Photo Contest yesterday. Five independent judges selected winners in three new categories: Cultural Encounters, Landscape Cityscape and Portrait. The winners are below:...
Humanities Center Talk Explores Life, Music of Arthur Russell

Humanities Center Talk Explores Life, Music of Arthur Russell

Arthur Russell may not be a household name in the world of popular music, but thanks to a cultural shift towards mash-ups and genre hybridization (and some well-timed reissues of his records), he is having a bit of a resurgence almost 20 years after his death from...
Celebrating Earth Day

Celebrating Earth Day

Though the College is committed year-round to improving sustainability and educating community members about environmental stewardship (which, in fact, is the mission of the Committee for Environmental Responsibility), there were several events on campus on Friday at...
Students Test Telepathy, Singing Ability During Matmos Residency

Students Test Telepathy, Singing Ability During Matmos Residency

Over the course of seven full-length studio albums, Matmos have created atmospheric, experimental electronica with such unusual “instruments” as life-support systems, a bowed five-string banjo, cars starting, water dripping, whoopee cushions, aspirin tablets thrown at...
Juan Williams ’76 On Campus For Journalism Symposium

Juan Williams ’76 On Campus For Journalism Symposium

On Saturday, several notable journalists, including two distinguished Haverford College alums, lead a discussion in Sharpless Auditorium about partisanship in the news. The occasion was the annual Silk Journalism Panel, which Haverford Director of Communications Chris...