Where They're Headed

A blog series detailing the post-graduation plans of the Class of 2015.

The Club Life @ Haverford

The Club Life @ Haverford

A series exploring the various clubs at Haverford College.


Cool Classes

A recurring Haverblog series highlighting interesting, unusual, and unique courses that enrich the Haverford College experience.


Papyrus: Learning an Ancient Art

Mellon Creative Resident Katherine McCanless Ruffin, the Book Studies and Book Arts Program director at Wellesley College, spent a week on campus in February giving workshops and lectures on early papyrus making and letterpress printing, and talking about why making things matters.

Revealing the Oddly Human Side of Mütter’s Founder

What kind of person would collect deformed skulls and other oddities? A young, 19th century surgeon named Thomas Dent Mütter. Yes, that Mütter, as students heard from celebrated author Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz.

Haverford Students Journey to the Borderlands

Over winter break, nine Haverford College juniors and seniors, got a fresh perspective on immigration through a weeklong Borderlands Field Study to Arizona and Mexico that included hiking part of the trail used by migrants.

Wanna Be My HaverValentine?

Students celebrated the month of love with giggles and gaiety at the Fords Against Boredom’s (FAB) annual — and much anticipated — Dating Game held Feb. 6 at the Dining Center.

Tri-Co Techies Hack For Social Justice

Last weekend campus played host to the second annual Tri-Co Hackathon, a 48-hour event in which teams from the three colleges built web and mobile apps and created product prototypes with an emphasis on social justice and environmental impact.

Stat Students Answer Pressing Questions

On the last day of classes, students in “Introduction to Probability and Statistics” presented posters depicting their hypothesis-testing projects on subjects such as “Which search engine does a better job of predicting your query: Google or Bing?”

Students De-Stress With Rescue Dogs

Yesterday, in the middle of finals week, the Punt Pre-Vet Society hosted furry friends from Main Line Animal Rescue in the Old Gym to help soothe students frazzled by exams.

A Tri-College Teach-In on Policing and Protest

A teach-in on “Policing and Protest” was held Wednesday evening at Haverford for the Tri-Co community to share and discuss critical race issues highlighted once again by the recent killings of Michael Brown Jr. and Eric Garner by police officers.

Class-Created Student Exhibitions in Magill

Three Exhibitions: With and without Margaret Ralston Gest, a collection of three pop-up exhibits created by students enrolled in Visiting Assistant Professor John Muse’s course on “The Theory and practice of Exhibitions,” opened Friday night in Magill Library.