John Carlos at Haverford

John Carlos at Haverford

Olympic legend John Carlos spent two days on the Haverford campus in September sharing his insights on activism and human rights. A bronze medalist in the 200-meter sprint at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City, Carlos and fellow medalist Tommie Smith made news...
Professor Teofilo Ruiz: From White House to Witches

Professor Teofilo Ruiz: From White House to Witches

Monday afternoon historian Teofilo Ruiz was at the White House accepting the National Humanities Medal from President Obama. Monday night he was lecturing to a packed Sharpless Auditorium about “The Witch Craze in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe, 1486-1660s.”...
Digital Cartography: Connecting the Past and Present

Digital Cartography: Connecting the Past and Present

For thousands of years, maps have helped people get to their destination efficiently. But now, 21st century cartographers are using maps to connect more than just places. On Jan. 26, Robert Cheetham and Deb Boyer, who both work at geospatial software development firm...