WHAT THEY LEARNED: Matthew Holmes ’15

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Matthew Holmes ’15

For his thesis, “Exploring Bacterial Factors Mediating Wolbachia Development During Drosophila Embryogenesis,” Matthew Holmes ‘15 studied how bacteria that live inside flies interact with their host. It was work that combined his previous biology interests, which...
History Lesson: John Coleman Goes Undercover

History Lesson: John Coleman Goes Undercover

John R. Coleman, Haverford’s ninth president, published his book Blue Collar Journal in 1974 and caused a sensation. The book was based on his experiences going incognito on a “secret” sabbatical, during which he hauled trash in a small town in Maryland, made...
Where They’re Headed: Abigail Moeller ’15

Where They’re Headed: Abigail Moeller ’15

Between graduating from Haverford and beginning medical school Abigail Moeller ’15 will spend a year working at the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers through Americorps as a health coach for people who, for a variety of reasons, take frequent trips to the...
WHAT THEY LEARNED: Eve Gutman ’15

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Eve Gutman ’15

Inspiration for Eve Gutman’s anthropology thesis struck during her semester abroad in Valparaíso, Chile. After overhearing two of her classmates comparing local neighborhoods and referring to some as “the real Valparaíso ” and others as “fake,” she was drawn to find...
Where They’re Headed: Emily Ferguson ’15

Where They’re Headed: Emily Ferguson ’15

Emily Ferguson (second from right) with her Carousel Connections colleagues. Emily Ferguson ’15 is starting a job as a clinical research coordinator at the Center for Autism Research at the Children’s Hospital of  Philadelphia (CHOP). In her work there, Ferguson will...
WHAT THEY LEARNED: Asha Warner ’15

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Asha Warner ’15

When Asha Warner ’15 signed up for a course on public policy in the spring of her sophomore year she had no idea that it would spark the idea for the capstone project of her college experience. But it was in that course where the political science major and Mandarin...