Welcome, friend

Omar Kenawy ’23 Releases “Dream With Me or Chase After Me”

Omar Kenawy ’23 Releases “Dream With Me or Chase After Me”

ByByAidan York ’24November 23, 20204 min read
As Big Homie, the sophomore begins to pursue his musical ambitions by releasing his first five-song EP.
My New Normal: Bilge Nur Yilmaz ’21

My New Normal: Bilge Nur Yilmaz ’21

ByByRebecca RaberNovember 20, 20207 min read
The political science and music double major, who released her first single as Tendertwin during the pandemic, writes about her experience studying abroad at the onset of COVID-19 and what life is like on campus this semester.
Lutnick Library’s New Class-Curated Exhibit Challenges Western Modes of Viewing and Consuming Japanese Modern Art

Lutnick Library’s New Class-Curated Exhibit Challenges Western Modes of Viewing and Consuming Japanese Modern Art

ByByClaire Nicholas ’21October 28, 202014 min read
Assistant Professor Erin Schoneveld’s seminar “Japanese Modernisms Across Media” overcame the obstacles of the COVID-19 pandemic to create Romanticizing Japan: Contextualizing Japan through the Western Gaze, which is on view through February 5, 2021.
My New Normal: Sarah Horowitz

My New Normal: Sarah Horowitz

ByByRebecca RaberOctober 27, 20204 min read
The curator of rare books & manuscripts and head of Quaker & Special Collections writes about shifting her work from sharing physical editions to digital ones and becoming “the hands” for researchers far from campus, turning pages for them onscreen.
Political Clubs Unite to Get Out the Vote

Political Clubs Unite to Get Out the Vote

ByByAidan York ’24October 23, 20204 min read
Haverford’s political clubs have been working together this semester to increase student voter participation in the 2020 election.
Load More

My New Normal

My New Normal is a series of first-person blog posts, sharing the experiences of the Haverford community in the time of COVID-19.

Bilge Nur Yilmaz plays acoustic guitar sitting on her bed next to her open laptop and in front of a David Bowie record

My New Normal: Bilge Nur Yilmaz ’21

The political science and music double major, who released her first single as Tendertwin during the pandemic, writes about her experience studying abroad at the onset of COVID-19 and what life is like on campus this semester.
Sarah Horowitz, wearing a purple shirt and glasses, stands in front of a green tree on the Haverford campus

My New Normal: Sarah Horowitz

The curator of rare books & manuscripts and head of Quaker & Special Collections writes about shifting her work from sharing physical editions to digital ones and becoming “the hands” for researchers far from campus, turning pages for them onscreen.

My New Normal: Jennie Ciborowski

The Arboretum Program Coordinator describes her work on campus during the College’s closure in the spring, and how it relates to Haverford’s sense of community.

Cool Classes

A series highlighting interesting, unusual, and unique courses that enrich the Haverford College experience.

16 students pose in front of the exhibit wall

COOL CLASSES: “Asian American Psychology”

This seminar course addresses major theories and findings in Asian American psychology, with a focus on immigration and acculturation, ethnic identity, stereotyping and discrimination, families and development, and mental health.

Where They’re Headed

A blog series detailing the post-Haverford plans of our recent graduates.

Where They’re Headed: Ben Mackay ’20

A participant in Haverford and Caltech’s joint 3-2 engineering program, the mathematics major and environmental studies minor has finished his Caltech education and is now developing climate change models.

The Club Life @ Haverford

A series exploring the many varied student clubs on campus.

The team on the ice heading toward the goal

CLUB LIFE: Lame Ducks Are Anything But

Haverford’s long-standing, midnight-skating, stick-wielding, hoagie-eating ice hockey team is open to all players, regardless of skill level.

What They Learned

A series exploring the thesis work of recent graduates.

What They Learned: Lena Yeakey ’19

The comparative literature major used her thesis to study the relationship between memory and language in the wake of civil wars, calling upon her study abroad experience in Lima, Peru, to augment her analysis of post-conflict culture in Peru and Sri Lanka.

What They Learned: Talia Scott ’19

The political science major studied the prosecutorial reform movement as a way of exploring the various reasons why politicians and political candidates take up reform-minded stances that deviate from their party’s standard stances.