Where They're Headed

A blog series reporting on the post-Haverford plans of members of the Class of 2014.

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What They Learned

A series exploring the thesis work of members of the Class of 2014. 

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Love Shack

This Valentine’s Day, Haverford students got crafty. Fords Against Boredom (FAB), an organization that coordinates free student events on and off campus, hosted their annual Love Shack gathering last Friday (2/14) in Ryan Gym. Provided with graham crackers,...

Black Love

Haverford’s Black Students League hosted the annual Tri-College Black Love formal on Saturday night, Feb. 15, and unlike previous years, in which the event was open just to Tri-Co students, this year’s event welcomed students from across the Philadelphia area.

Scholarship Student Luncheon: Building Lifelong Relationships

During the annual luncheon held this year on Wednesday, February 12th, in the Dining Center, a packed room of scholarship recipients were celebrated with pizza, salad, and the locally-famous Hope’s Cookies. Students got the chance to mingle and share their...

Tri-Co Hackathon Photo Gallery

In January, the Tri-College Consortium held its first Hackathon, a weekend-long computer science contest in which teams of students develop web applications. At the end of the competition, teams delivered presentations about their projects to a panel of judges, all...

Starman

A film crew from Japan’s public television network NHK came to Haverford last week to shoot a segment for the show “Cosmic Front” that features Assistant Professor of Astronomy Desika Narayanan. The segment, which will air on NHK’s Space Channel, will focus on...

Snow Day!

A major winter storm dumped a foot of snow on the Main Line on Tuesday—the first day back after Winter Break—shutting down afternoon classes and turning the campus into a wintry wonderland. Here are few frosty scenes caught by photographer Thom...

De-Stress With Dogs!

Students slogging through final exam week got a chance to relax with some visiting furry friends on Wednesday during the De-Stress With Dogs session in Ryan Gym. Sponsored by Haverford’s pre-vet society, this is the second year for the event, which brings dogs...

President Dan Weiss Speaks to Alumni in New York

On a snowy Tuesday, December 10, Dan Weiss spoke at the Penn Club in New York City—the first in a series of events created to give the Haverford community an opportunity to get to know the new College president.

Chinese Culture Dinner and Dining Etiquette Workshop

Among the aims of the Rufus M. Jones Institute for Leadership is to help Haverford students “build the necessary skills, knowledge, and understanding to become positive change agents in our increasingly global society.” Earlier this month, the organization put the...

Being a Haverford House Fellow

The CPGC Café in Stokes was the venue last week for an informal presentation by the 2013-2014 Haverford House fellows.  The six recent Haverford grads, all from the Class of 2013, spoke about their experiences as fellows, their placements with Philadelphia social...

Late Night Bites at Lunt Café

Haverfordians in need of a late night snack head on over to Lunt Café, the student-run hub for grub on campus. Located in the basement of Lunt Hall (one of the three North Dorms), the café is open from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. every day, and provides the necessary sustenance...

Find it all at the Bookstore

The Haverford College Bookstore, located in the basement of the Whitehead Campus Center, is the perfect (and only!) place on campus to grab supplies of any kind. With sections for things like textbooks, study supplies, non-class readings, food and drink, cards, Haverford apparel, and even a shelf of Free Trade items, all who stop by can get what they need without ever leaving campus.

Young Academic Alumni Lecture Series Brings Fords Back to Campus

The Young Academic Alumni Lecture Series (YAALS) connects current students, faculty, and community members to Haverford’s vibrant alumni presence in the academic world. Now in its eleventh year,  the lecture series, which invites Fords in academia to return to...

Friday Night Fun

Last Friday, November 8th, was a busy night for students on campus! Student performance groups, community housing affinity groups, and religious clubs were all represented in the packed schedule of popular events hosted that evening. The Throng (pictured above), a...

Environmental Studies Students Seek Haverfarm

Students in the Environmental Studies Senior Capstone class, calling themselves Agricultural Center for Environmental Studies ( or ACES), are working on plans to develop a Haverfarm and greenhouse, and reaching out to community members for input.

Exhibits Abounding

It’s a great season for art at Haverford, where three notable exhibits recently opened  on campus. Brian Dettmer: Elemental, a show of fascinatingly intricate works by New York-based book sculptor Brian Dettmer,  is up in the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery and runs...