From Haverford to Bangladesh: A Message of Peace

From Haverford to Bangladesh: A Message of Peace

While on a trip to Bangladesh with a group of students over winter break, visiting assistant professor of economics Shannon Mudd spotted something that reminded him of Haverford. On the campus of the University of Dhaka, Mudd, who coordinates the Microfinance and...
Haverford Conference Celebrates Entrepreneurship

Haverford Conference Celebrates Entrepreneurship

Last Saturday the Career Development Office and the John C. Whitehead ’43 Program in Entrepreneurial Studies sponsored an all-day conference on Fords and the Entrepreneurial Spirit. Attended by alumni and current students, the on-campus event was geared towards those...
Microfinance in Context: A View from the Field and Beyond

Microfinance in Context: A View from the Field and Beyond

On October 4 Haverford hosted the first in a series of lectures sponsored by the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship, the Department of Economics and the newly created microfinance program. This program includes, in addition to the lecture series, two new courses...