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Shining a Spotlight on Haverford’s Theatre Scene

2016 marks the beginning of a new theatre group on campus. Leah Jarvik ‘19 and Brian Guggenheimer ‘16 recently formed Spotlight Theatre Company, a group that will focus primarily on dramatic plays at Haverford. The group was created with the intention of providing students the...

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Janaya Khan Speaks at Bryn Mawr

Last Tuesday, tri-co students and members of the community packed Thomas Great Hall to hear Janaya Khan, founder of #BlackLivesMatter Toronto, speak at Bryn Mawr as part of the Black History Month Speaker Series. According to the event description, Kahn is a “black, queer, gender-nonconforming...

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Editor in Chief Nominations Open!

The Clerk is now accepting nominations for its next editor in chief. Please send the name, email and class year of nominees to our current editor in chief at mheffern@haverford.edu by 6 p.m. on January 31st. Nominees will be contacted and, should they accept, be asked to...

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Haverford Switches from Coke to Pepsi

At the start of the second semester, Haverford students will notice a few changes in the beverage selection on campus. Students will still be able to enjoy Coke products in the Dining Center and from the fountain machines at The Coop, but bottled Coke products...

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Haverford Joins List of Colleges to Ban Hoverboards

In response to a cautionary statement from the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission on hoverboard-related fires, Haverford has decided to prohibit the “use, storage, and possession of” hoverboards on campus. Executive Director of Campus Safety Tom King sent out an email to all students January...

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Student Assistant Hotline Reopens with New Changes

Last week, the Student Assistant Hotline, a 24-hour service run by the Women*s Center that offers help to students on issues of sexual misconduct, reopened. The hotline was not open earlier this year due to problems with the hotline’s phone. According to Qui Alexander, Program...

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VCAM Construction to Begin this Spring

Over the next few years, the money raised through Haverford’s “Lives That Speak” campaign will improve buildings across campus, from Magill to Roberts to Sharpless. While the renovations to those buildings will enhance their already existing functions, one project has a much more ambitious goal:...

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Feminists United Takes a Stand

Feminists United (FU), Haverford’s student-run group that supports and addresses feminist ideals through political action, emailed a survey November 30th to all students about sexual misconduct on campus. The survey was the first component of FU’s “Fucked Up” Series, a project that aims to question...

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Bricolage Hosts Holiday Gift DIY & Exchange

Though winter break may seem far away to Haverford students yet to enter finals week, the holiday spirit of giving was in full swing at James House Friday night. The Bricolage Co-op, a student-run group that fosters creativity, community, and a do-it-yourself spirit, hosted a...