Responding to offensive anti-Muslim ads on SEPTA

Responding to offensive anti-Muslim ads on SEPTA

Organized by the Muslim Student’s Association, human rights advocate and lawyer, Qasim Rashid, gave a lecture at Haverford on April 23 in response to the anti-Muslim posted on SEPTA buses in Philadelphia this month.

Papyrus: Learning an Ancient Art

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.

An Evening with Laverne Cox

An Evening with Laverne Cox

There was a packed house for trans activist and actress Laverne Cox’s on-campus speech, which was organized by the Students’ Council Speakers Committee,and Sexuality and Gender Alliance (SAGA), on Friday night in Marshall Auditorium.

An Israeli’s View of the Conflict

An Israeli’s View of the Conflict

A standing-room only crowd packed Sharpless Auditorium to hear Miko Peled, author of The General’s Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine, speak about his path to becoming a peace activist.