Monthly Archive: February 2015

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“Swat Sucks:” An Alumnus’ Perspective

Editor's Note: J.B. Haglund '02 won three individual national championships and another as a member of a relay time during his time running for the Haverford track and cross country teams. 

When I think of a “rivalry” with Swarthmore, I tend to think of one athlet...

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Security Summary 2/6-2/12

Friday, February 6th 10:34 a.m. Safety Hazard Lloyd Hall Several callers reported a burning odor in the vicinity of Lloyd and the Dining Center. The odor was found to have been caused by a fire along Haverford Road (off campus).  5:49 p.m. Fire Alarm Lunt Hall Campus Safe...
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Haverford Joins LACOL: Q&A with President Dan Weiss

Last year, Haverford joined the Liberal Arts Consortium for Online Learning (LACOL), a consortium of eight colleges committed to exploring how rapidly changing online technology will impact the mission of liberal arts institutions in the future. The consortium was started by Pomona and Carleton last year and ...
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From the Archives: Serendipity Day Camp

Enjoy this piece from the early days of Serendipity, a seven week summer day camp hosted at Haverford for local kids ages 6-13. The camp is led by Haverford students and filled with activities like nature hiking, arts and crafts, swimming, singing, and an Annual Drama Night for the campers to put on a show be...
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Security Summary 1/30-2/5

Saturday, January 31st

12:48 a.m. Check on Well-being 812 Ardmore Ave

A report was received of a student missing from Gummere Hall. The student was later located at HCA. Student was ok.

7:35 p.m. Check on Well-being Barclay Ha...

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Professor’s Pooches: Pepper

Written by Gabe Delabra '17 and Ben Horwitz ’17. As part of a new Clerk series on professors and their dogs on campus, “Professor’s Pooches,” we would like to introduce our first PhD and Pup pair— John C. Whitehead Professor of Humanities Richard Freedman and his dog, Pepper. ...
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Security Summary 1/23-1/29

Friday, January 23rd 7:42 p.m. Theft 812 Ardmore Ave A commercial tenant reported that a ladder belonging to her was taken from the basement of 812 Ardmore Ave. Haverford Township Police responded; report taken. 10:40 p.m. Noise Complaint Lloyd Hall Student reported loud music co...