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...
The Music of Physics

The Music of Physics

That’s Professor of Physics Walter Smith at the microphone, belting out a tune during the annual Physics Sing-Along at the March meeting of the American Physical Society (APA).  Years ago, in a collaboration with his wife Marian McKenzie, Smith began writing...
Reviving WHRC

Reviving WHRC

Our Haverford magazine article (spring/summer 2012) on the history of Haverford’s radio station got readers wondering about the current state of WHRC. Though it has been decades since the heyday of the station, which shut down in 2009, some students are currently...
Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Chorale in Fall Concert

Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Chorale in Fall Concert

The weekly rehearsals of the Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Chorale are known as a Wednesday night institution in bi-college life. The practices bring together students, faculty, staff, alumni and members of the local community in an oratorio choir of more than 100...
Winterreise And Beyond

Winterreise And Beyond

On Friday, November 30, the Performing Artists Series presented a concert featuring Franz Schubert’s song cycle Winterreise by Ruth Marshall Magill Professor of Music Curt Cacioppo and Montreal-based baritone Alex Dobson. The famed 24-song cycle, written as Schubert...