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Professor’s “Blossoms in a Sudden Strangeness” Showcases Pandemic Paintings

Professor’s “Blossoms in a Sudden Strangeness” Showcases Pandemic Paintings

ByByAidan York ’24September 30, 20203 min read
The Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery kicks off its season with Ying Li’s series of 47 paintings depicting life and nature at Haverford amid the silence of the pandemic.
Where They’re Headed: Isabel Floyd ’20

Where They’re Headed: Isabel Floyd ’20

ByByAidan York ’24September 25, 20203 min read
The philosophy major is traveling to Shanghai to further her passion for education and helping others develop their communication skills.
Where They’re Headed: Kendall Robison ’20

Where They’re Headed: Kendall Robison ’20

ByByClaire Nicholas ’21September 21, 20203 min read
The computer science major is returning to Philadelphia to kick off her professional career as a software engineer for management consulting company Accenture.
Haverford Welcomes Class of 2024, Starts New Semester

Haverford Welcomes Class of 2024, Starts New Semester

ByByRebecca RaberSeptember 9, 20204 min read
Over the past few weeks, 998 Fords moved into their single dorm rooms on campus, and over the last few days, 338 first-year students were oriented to their new home as part of Customs.
“Crossing Borders” Showcases Student Curatorial Talents

“Crossing Borders” Showcases Student Curatorial Talents

ByByCaroline Tien ’20September 7, 20206 min read
On view again this fall after shutting down due to COVID-19, the exhibit grew out of a fall 2019 writing seminar which explored geographic, linguistic, social, and racial border crossing through literature.
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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.


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.