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Haverford Students Respond to UCA Issue

Haverford Students Respond to UCA Issue

By   2 days ago

On April 6, 2014, Dean for First Year Students Michael Martinez announced to the UCAs for the class of 2018 that providing alcohol to their freshmen will have defined punitive consequences. On April 11, a camera crew from The Haverford Clerk asked students on campus about their opinions on the matter. Filmed and edited by […]

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Consequences Announced for Alcohol-Providing UCAs

By   2 days ago

On April 6 at the Customs Retreat, Dean of First-Year Students Michael Martinez announced that if Upper Class Advisors (UCA) provide alcohol to their freshmen, they will be stripped of their roles and removed from their freshmen halls. While many students have objected to this as a change in policy, Dean Martinez said that is […]

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Haverfarm Update: Seeds to Success Being Planted

By   4 days ago

After a long winter of thick snow and bitter cold, the Agricultural Center for Environmental Studies (ACES, or just ‘Haverfarm) is about to kick off a healthy and hearty growing season! This past Sunday Haverfarm hosted its second Volunteer Day. Fifteen students worked together in the dirt and the warm sunny weather to build vegetable […]

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2014-2015 Editorial Board Applications

By   4 days ago

The Clerk is now accepting applications for our 2014-2015 Editorial Board from now until April 25th. Click here to access the application form. Applicants will be contacted via email to schedule an interview with the current editorial board. We will then deliberate and come to consensus to select the 2014-2015 Editorial Board. If you have […]

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“No Providing” Policy for UCAs is an Administrative Cop-Out

By   4 days ago

Students are concerned about potential changes to the Customs program after the new First-Year Dean Michael Martinez announced last Sunday during a training session that Upper Class Advisers (UCAs) will be kicked out of their Customs housing if they purchase or provide alcohol for their group.  According to incoming UCAs, Martinez made it clear in […]

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President Weiss to Teach Two Courses Next Year

By   2 weeks ago

As you’re browsing the Tri-Co Course Guide in the next week, keep an eye out for a class taught by a new professor: our very own President Dan Weiss. President Weiss will co-teach Higher Education and the Liberal Arts: Mission and Trends with Swarthmore president Rebecca Chopp, a 200-level course cross-listed in the Independent College […]

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Guest Editorial: On Faculty Retention and Speaking Truth to Power

By   2 weeks ago

Nora Howe’s recent article on faculty diversity and retention raised some important issues and has started a useful dialogue. She is to be commended for shining light on a degree of dissatisfaction among past and present Haverford faculty of color. However, this article presents an incomplete account of the factors that must be considered when […]

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Major Renovations Planned for Four Academic Buildings

By   2 weeks ago

Haverford is planning major changes and renovations to four different academic buildings in the next five years: Magill Library, Ryan Gym, Roberts Hall, and the Sharpless wing of the KINSC. The projects are expected to be started in the next five years. Part of that depends on the amount of money that can be raised […]

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2014-2015 Editorial Board Applications

By   4 days ago

The Clerk is now accepting applications for our 2014-2015 Editorial Board from now until April 25th. Click here to access the application form. Applicants will be contacted via email to schedule an interview with the current editorial board. We will then deliberate and come to consensus to select the 2014-2015 Editorial Board. If you have […]

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Security Summary 4/4-4/10

By   6 days ago

Friday, April 4th 6:14 p.m. Personal Injury Roberts Hall A campus visitor fell at Roberts Hall and injured her face and hand. She was transported to University of Pennsylvania Hospital by ambulance. Sunday, April 6th 1:09 a.m. Noise Complaint 19 Hannum Drive A report was received of a loud party in the basement of 19 […]

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Security Summary 3/28-4/3

By   2 weeks ago

Friday, March 28th 3:00 p.m. Unauthorized Use Carter Road Staff member reported she observed a male dumping waste in the dumpsters at Carter Road. The incident had occurred earlier in the day at approximately 12:45 hrs.   Saturday March 29th 1:03 a.m. Unauthorized Use 46 Hannum Drive Officer found three students standing around a bonfire […]

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Introducing New Clerk Leadership

Editor-in-Chief Katherine Greifeld '15 and Associate Editor Cormac Rada '17 (left to right).

By   1 month ago

  The Clerk is pleased to announce Katherine Greifeld ’15 as our new Editor-in-Chief and Cormac Rada ’17 as Associate Editor. Greifeld, a junior Political Science major, was editor of her high school newspaper and a Co-News Editor for The Clerk during the 2012-13 academic year. “I am thrilled and honored to be The Clerk’s next Editor-in-Chief. […]

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Security Summary 2/28-3/6

By   1 month ago

Friday, February 28th 6:52 p.m. Safety Hazard GIAC Officers reported an odor of gas in the rear of the GIAC building (vestibule area). Facilities notified. 9:22 p.m. Safety Hazard Stokes Hall A student reported an odor of gasoline in the basement of Stokes Hall. Facilities notified. 9:35 p.m. Fire Alarm Jones Hall Officers responded to […]

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The Clerk: Nominate Our New Editor-in-Chief

By   2 months ago

The Clerk is now accepting nominations for Editor-in-Chief. Please send the name, email and class year of nominees to our current Editor-in-Chief at tvo@haverford.edu by March 2nd. Nominees will be contacted and, should they accept, be asked to fill out an application. Our editorial board will deliberate and come to consensus to select the new […]

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Security Summary 2/15-2/20

By   2 months ago

Saturday, February 15th 12:57 a.m. Noise Complaint 800 Ardmore Ave A request was received to shut down a party on the first floor of 800 Ardmore Avenue. Party was located in Apt. 1A. Officer requested to speak with the complainant concerning the party. It was agreed that the party could continue as long as the […]

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Security Summary 2/7-2/12

By   2 months ago

Friday, February 7th 1:54 p.m. Missing Person Duck Pond A staff member reported that a woman said her 13 year old son was missing from the area of the Duck Pond. After a search of the area proved negative, matter was turned over to Lower Merion Police. The missing boy was eventually located by Radnor […]

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