Monthly Archive: January 2014

Chúc Mừng Năm Mới/新年快乐/Happy Lunar New Year 0

Chúc Mừng Năm Mới/新年快乐/Happy Lunar New Year

As I write this, I’m currently sitting in my grandmother’s pastel green living room couch. I came home for Tết, or Vietnamese New Year, to celebrate with my family. This year is the year of the Horse. So those whose zodiac sign is the horse, expect a lot of luck coming your way this year. Tết celebrations can be divided into three parts: before New Year’s Eve, Ne ...
Security Summary 1/24-1/30 0

Security Summary 1/24-1/30

Monday, January 27th 10:18 a.m. Hazardous Materials Duck Pond A large amount of oil discovered in the Duck Pond. The oil came from a nearby property, after a heating oil accident which was never reported. The Environmental Protection Agency is investigating; cleanup underway. 10:20 a.m. Towed Vehicle Walton Road A student’s vehicle was towed from due to parking permit re ...
Long-Time VP of Finance and Admin Richard Wynn to Retire 0

Long-Time VP of Finance and Admin Richard Wynn to Retire

Haverford's long-time Vice President of Finance and Administration Richard "Dick" Wynn will retire at the end of this June, Wynn confirmed late Monday. Wynn, who has served as VP since 1985, said he has decided to retire after almost 30 years at Haverford, effective June 30. "I will work part-time for a year or more as an assistant to Dan Weiss and assist in the transition ...
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January News Round-Up: Kiefer Steps Down, Upcoming Board Meeting, Financial Aid Policy

Missed some news while you were out? Here's a round-up of news from the past month. Links During the Winter Break, Haverford released a statement opposing the proposed ASA boycott of Israeli academic institutions. (Link: full statement) Bryn Mawr College President Kim Cassidy attended a White House meeting on college access and affordability (Link: NPR, White House Report) ...
Security Summary 1/17-1/23 0

Security Summary 1/17-1/23

Friday, January 17th 8:43 p.m. Suspicious Activity 804 Ardmore Ave A returning Bryn Mawr student reported that she found her roommate’s bedroom door unlocked. Officers checked the apartment and secured the area.   Saturday, January 18th 6:38 p.m. Vandalism Ryan Gym Officer discovered that an unknown person discharged a fire extinguisher and caused other damage in th ...
Security Summary 1/10-1/16 0

Security Summary 1/10-1/16

Friday, January 10th 12:10 p.m. Suspicious Activity Hannum Drive A resident on Hannum Drive reported a red Ford Explorer was parked in front of HCA 11 with several people inside. The people inside the vehicle were identified as part of the cleaning crew assigned to clean the buildings at HCA. Monday, January 13th 1:58 p.m. Fire Alarm 11 Hannum Drive An alarm activation was ...