Customs 2013 in Photos

Customs 2013 in Photos

We welcomed the Class of 2017 to Haverford and oriented them to campus life  with Customs, the College’s five-day first-year experience program. It was a busy five days of annual traditions like Dorm Olympics and the trust walk, and social events, like dinners...
Goats on Campus

Goats on Campus

“Haverford” in Welsh, according to one translation, means “goat crossing.” So, it seems appropriate that, this week, we welcomed a herd of those furry, hoofed creatures to campus as a means of keeping invasive plant species under control. Yes,...
Carousel Connections Returns to Haverford

Carousel Connections Returns to Haverford

  As we wrote in the fall 2012 issue of Haverford magazine, last summer our campus played host to the inaugural year of Carousel Connections, a residential summer program started by Amy (LaGrotte) and Chris McCann (both ’02) for young adults, ages 16 to 24, with...
A Look Back At Pinwheel Day

A Look Back At Pinwheel Day

Yesterday Founders Green was festooned with scores of pinwheels spinning in the sunshine to mark the unofficial start of spring. Students picnicked among the pinwheels, played Frisbee, and brought out instruments and stereo speakers to fill the Green with music. In...
Peterson Toscano: Friend in Residence

Peterson Toscano: Friend in Residence

On the tail end of his three-week stay at Haverford as the 2013 Friend in Residence, performance artist, bible scholar, and queer and environmental activist Peterson Toscano sat down with us to answer a few questions about his work and time on campus. How have you...