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From the Archives: How to Choose Your Major

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By   6 days ago

It’s around that time of year when sophomores face the monumental task of choosing their majors. For those who are still undecided and may need advice, look no further than this 1969 excerpt from the The Bryn Mawr-Haverford News where a professor gives his insight into how to choose a major. (Excerpt from The Bryn Mawr-Haverford News: Volume […]

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Environmental Groups Unite for “fESt”

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By   6 days ago

Additional reporting by Eve Gutman ’15  Photos by Graham Barrett ’15 Bi-Co environmental groups gathered in the Bryn Mawr room of the Dining Center on Friday for “fESt,” an environmental awareness festival hosted by the Tri-Co Environmental Studies Senior Capstone class. “Our vision was to create a space in which many groups and people could […]

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Founded on Funtensity, the Sneetches Clinch Conference Title

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By   6 days ago

Walk past Haverford’s Merion Field on any given weekday afternoon during the spring or fall and you will encounter flying discs, a stream of shouts and laughter, and forty-five women clad in bright shirts with big yellow birds on the front. This is “funtensity,” and the women who practice it every day proudly call themselves […]

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From the Archives: Haverford Students a “Bunch of Beatniks”

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By   2 weeks ago

Haverford College, prestigious though it may seem, has not always had the best reputation with the locals. Describing Haverford students as “radical,” “ultra-liberal,” and a “bunch of beatniks,” many of those interviewed in this 1969 article expressed concern with the ideological direction that the College seemed to be heading in. Haverford students and faculty during […]

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New Music and Arts House to Create a Space for Collaborative Creativity

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By   2 weeks ago

As Room Draw looms closer, a new community housing option called Music and Arts House is being offered in Apartment 50, which specifically encourages collaboration between students working on creative projects. “We’re seeking to create a place where musicians and people of other disciplines collaborate and meet and share work,” said Sam Mayer ‘18, one […]

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OPINION: A Few Plain Words on Whiteboards

By   2 weeks ago

One summer, I went to Tennessee. I read the poems of Wyatt Prunty, ate barbecue, and did math. But there was one indelible stain on this experience, which would inform the rest of my life—I had to use a whiteboard. Whiteboards were developed during the late 50s and early 60s, and they have been a […]

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Security Summary 4/3-4/9

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By   2 weeks ago

Friday, April 3rd 4:04 p.m. Safety Hazard Stokes Hall Staff member reported a burning odor in Stokes. Trash cans, mulch areas and building ashcans all check normal. 11:19 p.m. Safety Hazard 35 Hannum Drive A student reported an odor of gas coming from the kitchen area of an apartment at 35 Hannum Drive. Facilities responded […]

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College Considers Sale of 710 College Avenue, Other Properties

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By   2 weeks ago

710 College Avenue’s days as a home for eleven Haverford students may be numbered. Martha Denney, Dean of the College, confirmed this week that the College is considering the sale of 710 as part of a long-term plan. Unoccupied faculty housing may also be sold. “As part of our long-term strategic plan, the College is […]

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Security Summary 4/3-4/9

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By   2 weeks ago

Friday, April 3rd 4:04 p.m. Safety Hazard Stokes Hall Staff member reported a burning odor in Stokes. Trash cans, mulch areas and building ashcans all check normal. 11:19 p.m. Safety Hazard 35 Hannum Drive A student reported an odor of gas coming from the kitchen area of an apartment at 35 Hannum Drive. Facilities responded […]

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Security Summary 3/27-4/2

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By   3 weeks ago

Saturday, March 28th 12:54 p.m. Theft from Building Campus Center A student worker reports that an unidentified male attempted to use a stolen credit card to make a purchase at the bookstore. Male retrieved card and left the store. Officers were unable to locate the male on campus.   Sunday, March 29th 01:15 a.m. Alcohol […]

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Security Summary 3/20-3/26

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By   4 weeks ago

Friday, March 20th 11:01 p.m. Personal Illness Magill Library A student contacted Campus Safety regarding another student located in the basement of the Magill Library who was experiencing a medical emergency. Paramedics requested. Student transported to Bryn Mawr Hospital by ambulance. Nurse on Call and Graduate Assistant notified.   Saturday, March 21st 11:16 p.m. Suspicious […]

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BiCo Thefts Prompt Campus Wide Warning

By   1 month ago

Two attempted thefts were reported at Haverford and Bryn Mawr, respectively, on Thursday, March 26. While these incidents are not believed to be connected, the theft at Haverford may be related to other thefts that have occurred on campus in the past few weeks.      According to a campus-wide email sent by Campus Safety Director […]

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Security Summary 3/13-3/19

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Saturday, March 14th 11:11 p.m.           Noise Complaint          Leeds Hall A student reported loud music coming from Leeds first floor. Music turned down upon officer’s request.   Sunday, March 15th 2:26 p.m.            Theft                Gummere Hall Student reported her wallet was stolen from her room at Gummere Hall.  Item was left in her dorm room on […]

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Security Summary 3/6-3/12

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Saturday, March 7th 6:14 a.m. Noise Complaint Leeds Hall A noise complaint was received at Leeds Hall. A student was discovered playing loud video games and smoking marijuana.   Sunday, March 8th 5:53 p.m. Safety Hazard Chase Hall Officer reported large pieces of ice is falling from the roof on the eastside of Chase Hall. […]

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Introducing New Clerk Leadership

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By   2 months ago

  The Clerk is pleased to name Maggie Heffernan ’16 as the next Editor-in-Chief and Ben Horwitz ’17 as Associate Editor. Heffernan, a junior English major, has been contributing to The Clerk since the 2013-2014 academic year, and served as Features Editor this past year. “I am honored and excited to be stepping into the role of EIC.  […]

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Security Summary 2/27-3/5

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By   2 months ago

Friday, February 27th 8:37 p.m. Theft from Building 10 Hannum Dr A student reported the theft of a MacBook Pro from inside 10 Hannun Drive. A report was filed with Haverford Township P.D.   Sunday, March 1st 1:26 a.m. Disturbance 19 Hannum Dr Officers responded to a report of a disturbance at 19 Hannum Drive. […]

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