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Pope Francis' Sunday mass in Philadelphia was expected to attract over one million people from around the world. September 27, 2015.
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Papal Visit Draws Tri-Co Crowd

Several members of the Newman Society, the Tri-College’s Catholic organization, travelled into Philadelphia this weekend to hear Pope Francis speak at the 2015 World Meeting of Families. The pope, who arrived in Philadelphia on Saturday, had a busy itinerary as he conducted two masses, visited...

A group of geese reach the nature trail after disrupting traffic near on College Lane, near Haverford's main entrance on Sunday afternoon.  September 13, 2015.
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Students on Edge as Haverford Confronts Canada Geese Crisis

    FOUNDERS HALL—Tensions among students, administrators, and geese reached a boiling point last week after parties again failed to reach consensus on how to resolve a campus-wide avian emergency. At an emotionally-wrought community forum in Founders Hall, Haverfordians demanded that the skyrocketing Canada Geese...

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Introducing the 2015-2016 Editorial Board!

The Clerk is pleased to welcome four new members to its editorial staff. Along with Editor-in-Chief Maggie Heffernan ’16 and Associate Editor Ben Horwitz ’17, Haverford’s primary news team hopes to bring you the most current events, thought-provoking pieces, and unique stories from around campus...

From the Archives: Bryn Mawr Hell Week Under Review 0

From the Archives: Bryn Mawr Hell Week Under Review

Of all of Bryn Mawr’s many traditions, Hell Week is perhaps the most infamous. The multi-day prank-fest claims to create bonds between freshmen “hellees” and their upperclassmen “hellers” but has also been the cause for considerable controversy. As Bryn Mawr debates whether to keep this...

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Kimberly Benston to Serve as President

In a campus-wide email sent earlier today, Board of Managers Chair Howard Lutnik announced that provost and Frances B. Gummere Professor of English Kimberly Benston has agreed to serve as Haverford’s president for an initial two-year term starting on July 1. The appointment comes a...

2015-2016 Editorial Board Applications 0

2015-2016 Editorial Board Applications

The Clerk is accepting applications for its 2015-2016 Editorial Board from now until May 10th. Click here to access the application form. Applicants will be contacted via email to schedule an interview with the current editorial board. We will then deliberate and come to consensus to select...

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Environmental Groups Unite for “fESt”

Additional reporting by Eve Gutman ’15  Photos by Graham Barrett ’15 Bi-Co environmental groups gathered in the Bryn Mawr room of the Dining Center on Friday for “fESt,” an environmental awareness festival hosted by the Tri-Co Environmental Studies Senior Capstone class. “Our vision was to...