This history course explores how museums shape our understanding of the natural world and our knowledge about the past and includes several field trips to Philadelphia museums.
Power Posers is a relatively new student-run club that brings certified instructors from a local studio to campus for yoga classes that are free to students, faculty, and staff.
A course for students seeking careers in social justice work to prepare them to translate their principles into practice in a complex world.
Following a recent Plenary resolution, President Kim Benston signed a pledge that the College would move toward spending 20% of its food budget on ethical, local, sustainable food by the year 2020.
Though Michael Weber’s first Pinwheel Day at Haverford was marred by the disappearance of the pinwheels from Founders Green early in the morning, the campus community rallied to still celebrate the springtime tradition.
This course, which explores how representations of religion arise in comics and graphic novels. is co-taught by Haverford and Swarthmore religion professors and features a weekly “making” lab with artist-in-residence JT Waldman.
A fine arts course in which students use a high-tech method to create images, and use a low-tech method to print them.
Though the College hasn’t fielded a varsity team since 1972, a new club began biweekly flag football games this past fall.
This psychology course examins the links between the natural environment and people’s behavior using lenses of cognitive, social, and personality psychology, with a focus on conservation behavior and environmentalism.
A seminar, taught by a visiting professor and alum, on the interrelations between literature and the history of science.
What better way to learn about Congress than from one of its own members?
Poet-performer Dr. Amanda Kemp came back to campus for a second time this year as Haverford’s Friend in Residence.
Haverford’s Quaker Consortium allows students like Nguyen to take classes at the University of Pennsylvania.
This health studies course, inspired by interested students, features a semester-long project in partnership with the Center for Creative Works, a studio and teaching space for artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
As is tradition, student scientists (and mathematicians and psychologists) decorated the campus science center in honor of April Fool’s Day.
Ultimate teams from up and down the east coast converged on Haverford’s campus to play last weekend, and the College’s men’s team, Big Donkey Ultimate, pulled off multiple upsets to take home fourth place in a tournament that hosted some big Division III names.
The president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and chair of the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans came to campus for a talk.
This class frames contemporary African American literature as a response to the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and 1970s and includes study of writers from Amiri Baraka and Audra Lordre to Ta-Nehisi Coates and even rapper Kendrick Lamar.