WHAT THEY LEARNED: Emily Mayer ’14

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Emily Mayer ’14

San Francisco native Emily Mayer traveled across the country to come to college at Haverford, but when it came time for the history major to write her thesis she looked no further than her own Bay Area backyard. Mayer, who also graduated with a concentration in Gender...
WHAT THEY LEARNED: Valerie Snow ’14

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Valerie Snow ’14

Much of Valerie Snow’s political science education at Haverford was colored by her passion for social justice work. The Peace, Justice, and Human Rights concentrator spent three different winter breaks traveling with Center for Peace and Global Citizenship...
Where They’re Headed: Oscar Wang ’14

Where They’re Headed: Oscar Wang ’14

Oscar Wang ’14 is now the executive director of Mentor for Philly (MFP), a program he started last year that recruits Philadelphia-area college students to mentor high schoolers as they prepare for post-secondary study. The program stresses whole-school involvement,...
Where They’re Headed: Robert Brooks ’14

Where They’re Headed: Robert Brooks ’14

  This August, biology major Robert Brooks ’14 will begin his education as an Air Force doctor at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. In addition to pursuing the standard medical school curriculum, USU students are trained in battlefield...
WHAT THEY LEARNED: Micah Walter ’14

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Micah Walter ’14

Micah Walter double-majored in music and linguistics during his time at Haverford and completed two theses, one for each of his courses of study. His music thesis, Vespers, was an original composition of sacred choral music that was performed by six professional...
Where They’re Headed: Nora Howe ’14

Where They’re Headed: Nora Howe ’14

As the 2014 election cycle ramps up, Nora Howe ’14 is right in the middle of the action. As of June 1, Howe began work as a field organizer with the Iowa Democratic Party Coordinated Campaign. The position will last only through the elections this November, but in...