The “Mad Science” of Spring Formal 2015

The “Mad Science” of Spring Formal 2015

  This year, Student Events Committee brought back an old tradition: The Spring Formal. Historically, the second semester version of the Fall’s Snowball, the Formal provides an opportunity for students to get dressed-up in their finest and show off their...
Learning to Think at the New Philosophers’ Club

Learning to Think at the New Philosophers’ Club

For a number of Haverford students, philosophy isn’t just a course they sign up for. It’s something they do—on a Friday night, over pizza. Long into the night, the members of The New Philosophers’ Club have fun discussing philosophical ideas and learning...
Stepping to the Blues

Stepping to the Blues

Julia Lin (left) dances with Anna Saum ’18 during a Blues Club meeting in Ryan Gymnasium. Blues Club founder Chris Pence ’18 (center) watches members practice a new step in Ryan Gymnasium. Dancing at the Blues Club meeting in Ryan Gymnasium. As Stevie Ray...
How Sweet Is the FAB LoveShack 2015?

How Sweet Is the FAB LoveShack 2015?

  On Friday, I had the honor of running once again the LoveShack, a truly Haverfordian tradition that Fords Against Boredom (FAB) sponsors. The idea is simple. We provide graham crackers (instead of the traditional gingerbread), icing, and a myriad of different...
Spring Plenary: Honor Code, Gender, and Cookies

Spring Plenary: Honor Code, Gender, and Cookies

Last week, groups of Fords trudged along with their blankets, pillows, snacks, and homework to attend the annual spring Plenary, Haverford’s bi-annual tradition held in the GIAC’s Calvin Gooding Arena. Students whirled through nine resolutions, covering the...