How Sweet Is the FAB LoveShack 2015?

How Sweet Is the FAB LoveShack 2015?

  On Friday, I had the honor of running once again the LoveShack, a truly Haverfordian tradition that Fords Against Boredom (FAB) sponsors. The idea is simple. We provide graham crackers (instead of the traditional gingerbread), icing, and a myriad of different...
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...
Reading Homer’s Iliad Together at Haverford

Reading Homer’s Iliad Together at Haverford

Nearly 3000 years old, Homer’s Iliad, a widely celebrated Greek epic poem spanning 24 books and 15,693 lines, is about the religion, history and legends of Ancient Greece. It tells the story of Achilles, the greatest warrior in Greece, King Agamemnon, and Prince...
It’s Finally Pinwheel Day 2014!

It’s Finally Pinwheel Day 2014!

As you probably know, it was an unusually long and snowy winter here at Haverford, as it was in many places across the U.S. (It will actually be recorded as the second snowiest in Philadelphia history with its almost 68 inches of snowfall!) At times it felt like...