Haverford Celebrates Earth Day 2015

Haverford Celebrates Earth Day 2015

To celebrate Earth Day today, Fords and others are planting a rain garden across from the Duck Pond, turning in electronics for recycling and getting a free, small plant in return, and reading Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax in front of Founders.   Jeremy Evans...
Cooking Up Competition: FAB DC Iron Chef Finals

Cooking Up Competition: FAB DC Iron Chef Finals

I was given the delicious responsibility by Fords Against Boredom (FAB) to be one of the four judges at the finals for DC Iron Chef. The competition, which is modeled after the television show, has its own twist: Teams are restricted to ingredients that can be found...
In Solidarity with Ayotzinapa: La Lucha Sigue!

In Solidarity with Ayotzinapa: La Lucha Sigue!

Last year on Sept. 26, the local police in Iguala, Mexico, killed six students, injured more than twenty, and forcibly kidnapped 43 others who attended the Ayotzinapa Normal Rural School. Last week on April 8, relatives and peers of the missing Mexican students...
T-Shirts Speak Volumes, Educate on Sexual Assault

T-Shirts Speak Volumes, Educate on Sexual Assault

The T-shirts hang from clotheslines along the walkway near the Running Man sculpture and near the South Parking Lot on campus. The cheery pinks, blues, yellows and other hues of the display, however, belie the serious, often troubling messages written on the fronts of...
A Different Kind of Excitement: Alternative Spring Break Overview

A Different Kind of Excitement: Alternative Spring Break Overview

Deviating from the typical let’s-soak-up-the-sun-type college spring break, many Haverford students instead lobbied Congress, built houses, went dancing, and participated in conferences as part of several alternative activities organized by students and other groups...