Top 10 Reasons to Ratify the Honor Code

Top 10 Reasons to Ratify the Honor Code

The Honor Code is an intrinsic part of the academic and social lives of every student at Haverford. It was originally suggested in 1896, though it only pertained to test taking at the time. Through the first half of the 20th century, the Honor Code expanded to govern...
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...
Customs: Welcome to Haverford

Customs: Welcome to Haverford

  Customs is, for all intents and purposes, the start of college for all Fords. It is Haverford College’s first-year orientation program that precedes the start of the fall semester. “Students are away from home for the first time,” says Customs...