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Customs Program Changes Attract Student Criticism

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By   3 months ago

For most Haverford students, the summer is a time for some much needed rest and relaxation. But for those students who volunteer in Haverford’s Customs Program, it means anxiously awaiting an influx of 300 newly minted college freshmen who will be entrusted to their care. The Customs Program has been a hallmark of Haverford’s first […]

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Haverford Beekeeping Club Sets the Campus Abuzz

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By   3 months ago

When students return to campus next fall, they may notice some new members of the Haverford community: two hives’ worth of honey bees. The bees are scheduled to arrive on campus this week from a farm in Lancaster, thanks to the Haverford Beekeeping Club. The club was formed this semester after Dana Duncombe ‘17 learned […]

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Haverfest Security Summary 5/1-5/3

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By   3 months ago

Friday, May 1st 2:57 p.m. Suspicious Person The Coop A Bryn Mawr College student reported a strange individual in the Coop. Campus Safety identified the individual as an alum. 6:34 p.m. Suspicious Persons Tritton Hall A student reported juveniles on the first floor of Tritton. They fled on scooters. Officers made contact with the juveniles […]

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From the Archives: Bryn Mawr Hell Week Under Review

By   3 months ago

Of all of Bryn Mawr’s many traditions, Hell Week is perhaps the most infamous. The multi-day prank-fest claims to create bonds between freshmen “hellees” and their upperclassmen “hellers” but has also been the cause for considerable controversy. As Bryn Mawr debates whether to keep this long-held tradition in practice, take a look at this 1994 […]

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Kimberly Benston to Serve as President

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By   3 months ago

In a campus-wide email sent earlier today, Board of Managers Chair Howard Lutnik announced that provost and Frances B. Gummere Professor of English Kimberly Benston has agreed to serve as Haverford’s president for an initial two-year term starting on July 1. The appointment comes a little under two months after Dan Weiss announced that he […]

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2015-2016 Editorial Board Applications

By   3 months ago

The Clerk is accepting applications for its 2015-2016 Editorial Board from now until May 10th. 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 2015-2016 Editorial Board. If you have any questions, feel […]

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From the Archives: Arrests End Escapades of Haverford May Day Raid

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By   3 months ago

May Day at Bryn Mawr is all fun and games until the maypoles go missing. And that’s exactly what happened in May of 1966 when a group of Haverford students were arrested for their springtime shenanigans. Although the students were not successful in their attempted prank, they still suffered the consequences and were fined a […]

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PHOTO ESSAY: Coalition to Diversify the Presidency Marches on Founders

Eve Gutman '15 and Dawit Habtemariam '15, among other marchers.

By   3 months ago

In the wake of President Dan Weiss’s announcement that he will be leaving Haverford College to lead the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Haverford has seen the creation of the Diversify the Presidency movement, which began as a collaborative effort between TIDE and Feminists United. The movement produced a petition which over 500 students and members of […]

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Haverfest Security Summary 5/1-5/3

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By   3 months ago

Friday, May 1st 2:57 p.m. Suspicious Person The Coop A Bryn Mawr College student reported a strange individual in the Coop. Campus Safety identified the individual as an alum. 6:34 p.m. Suspicious Persons Tritton Hall A student reported juveniles on the first floor of Tritton. They fled on scooters. Officers made contact with the juveniles […]

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Security Summary 4/3-4/9

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By   4 months 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   4 months 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 months 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   4 months 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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By   4 months ago

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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By   5 months ago

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   5 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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