Monthly Archive: September 2013

Safety Brief 9/20-9/26 0

Safety Brief 9/20-9/26

Friday, September 20th 2:40 p.m. Suspicious Person Stokes Hall Staff member reported an individual entered the IITS office asked questions and left abruptly. The individual was later identified as a prospective student. He was accompanied by his father. 9:17 p.m. Suspicious Persons L...
Admin Unfazed by Moody’s Ratings Downgrade 0

Admin Unfazed by Moody’s Ratings Downgrade

Haverford College administrators say they were not surprised by a recent downgrade on the College’s long-term bonds from Aa2 to Aa3 by the ratings company Moody’s, a mark down which still qualifies the bonds as high-quality with a very low credit risk. Vice President of Finance and Treasurer Dick Wynn ...
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Weiss outlines his priorities at student forum

Newly appointed President Daniel H. Weiss outlined his priorities at a student forum last Thursday, the first of a series of informal events for the president to interact with and get-to-know Haverford students. During the next academic year, Weiss will lead the College as it drafts and refines its 
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Two resolutions passed at speedy Fall Plenary

Haverford's Fall 2013 Plenary came to a speedy resolution Sunday night, lasting less than two hours and reaching quorum within 20 minutes, compared to Bryn Mawr's Plenary earlier in the day, where students waited nearly 6 hours without reaching quorum before the discussion was tabled altogether. Just t...
Bryn Mawr is renting several apartments in Overbook for student housing. Photo by Tyler Garber, BMC '14. 0

BMC rents apartments for student housing after closing of Haffner

Bryn Mawr College students have taken up residence in eight Haverford College apartments this year, as a result of the discovery of asbestos in a student dorm. Closing Haffner, a dorm and dining hall, means the campus is short of 78 beds, which BMC has remedied by placing students, who volunteered for ...
Security Summary 9/13-9/19 0

Security Summary 9/13-9/19

Friday, September 13th 2:05 p.m. Suspicious Person Duck Pond Visitor reported that an individual made her feel uncomfortable after asking an inappropriate question. The area was checked; individual not located. 12:12 a.m. Suspicious Person Comfort Hall A student notified Campus Sa...
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Class of 2017 “remarkably diverse”

Dean of Admission Jess Lord calls this year's freshman class "remarkably diverse," as 10% of the class of 2017 is a foreign student, compared to 9% last year.   By now settled in their classes and no longer eating at assigned Customs group tables in the Dining Center, the Class of 201...
Security Summary 6/21-6/27 0

Security Summary 6/21-6/27

Friday, June 21st 12:05 p.m. Theft Featherbed Field Campus Safety was notified of a theft which occurred earlier in the week in the USGA controlled compound of the campus. The USGA filed a police report with Haverford Township. 12:53 p.m. Unauthorized Use Swa...