Author: Kelley Riffenburgh

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Health Studies Minor Goes Viral

You may have never heard of it, but the Bi-Co is offering a new health studies minor which has already become popular with students from a range of disciplines. Director of Health Studies Kaye Edwards explained that health studies is an “emerging field in undergraduate education,” and said that there was “clearly student interest” in the subject at Haverford. In 20 ...
Haverford Delegation Forced to Cancel Trip to Cape Town 1

Haverford Delegation Forced to Cancel Trip to Cape Town

Haverford’s plan to send four student delegates to the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates over fall break was forced to be abandoned following the summit’s suspension. On September 16, four students learned from Haverford’s Center for Peace and Global Citizenship (CPGC) that they’d been selected to represent Haverford at the summit. However, by October 1, t ...
Class of 2018 Largest and Most Geographically Diverse Freshman Class in School’s History 0

Class of 2018 Largest and Most Geographically Diverse Freshman Class in School’s History

340 students are enrolled in Haverford's class of 2018, making it the largest class in the history of the school, according to Jess Lord, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid. However, that number is “within the boundary we thought was reasonable for a freshman class,” Lord said. A typical freshman class might normally have around 335 students, but in order to balance o ...