Author: Katie Greifeld

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Haverford Beekeeping Club Sets the Campus Abuzz

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 th...

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Presidential Search Could Go One of Two Ways

President Daniel H. Weiss’ pending departure from Haverford has left many wondering about the future of Haverford’s leadership. Will students return next fall to be greeted by an interim president, or does Haverford hope to find a permanent president by the time classes start?

A photo from Weiss' inauguration ceremony on October 26, 2013. Photograph by Jon Yu '12. 4

President Weiss to Step Down in July

In a campus-wide email sent earlier today, President Daniel H. Weiss announced that he will be leaving Haverford College in July to become the next president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

Weiss became the College’s 14th president in July 2013, after servi...

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Friends in Residence Bid Farewell

Experienced international peace activists Jens and Spee Braun concluded their two-week visit to campus last Friday after a packed schedule of classroom visits and public events. The couple came to Haverford on February 18 through the Friends in Residence program, which strives to encourage reflec...

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‘Black History Month Dinner’ Debuts New Name

Last Wednesday, the annual Black History Month Dinner hosted every February by the Dining Center returned under a new name: Soul Food Dinner. The decision to change the event’s name came from the Bi-Co Dining Services.

“The menu has always been a Soul Food menu, but it was n...

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Haverford Students to March in NYC Climate March

On September 21, 60 Haverford students will take to the streets of New York City for the People’s Climate March, projected to be the largest climate march in history with 250,000 attendees.

The objective of the march is to send a message to world leaders, who will be gathering...

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ETHOS Audits the Dining Center

Earlier this month, the student-run Haverford food justice group ETHOS, which stands for "ethical, transparent, homegrown, organic, and sustainable," found that 9% of the food served by the Dining Center falls under the ETHOS def...