Monthly Archive: January 2013

Divestment Teach-In 4

“Divest Haverford” activists kick-off campaign

Additional reporting by Danny Rothschild. Some 40 students gathered in the DC Sunken Lounge last Friday for an afternoon “teach-in” hosted by Divest Haverford, a student campaign joining a national movement of students pressuring their colleges and universities to stop investing in fossil-fuel companies. The...

Former President Stephen Emerson ’74 awarded Légion d’Honneur 0

Former President Stephen Emerson ’74 awarded Légion d’Honneur

Former College President Stephen Emerson ’74 was awarded the Légion d’Honneur last week at a ceremony in New York, alongside economist and Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz. At a ceremony presenting the award, ambassador François Delattre celebrated both men as contributors to French-American cultural exchange. Delattre pointed to...