Category: News Briefs

Discussions with Dan: the Strategic Plan 0

Discussions with Dan: the Strategic Plan

Last Wednesday President Dan Weiss spoke with students in Sharpless Auditorium about the Strategic Plan, and his vision for the College in the coming years, the second in a series of informal talks organized by Students' Council, called "Discussions with Dan." After giving an overview of
Lunt Lounge 0

Students’ Council to take applications for $25k facilities fund

With $25,000 burning a hole in its pocket, Students' Council (SC) will soon begin accepting student proposals for how to spend a discretionary fund for improving student spaces. "This is money for projects that students want but would never get done otherwise," said co-president Phil Drexler '14. Drexle...
The Haverford homepage bid farewell to Creighton on June 27. 0

Q&A: Joanne Creighton

After two years at Haverford College, Interim President Joanne Creighton said her official goodbye late last month. We reached Creighton over the phone for an interview on May 20. Where are you headed next? I’m going back to Amherst, Massachusetts with my husband and dog. And I am resuming ...
Benston to continue as Provost next year 0

Benston to continue as Provost next year

Updated 5/3 3:18 PM Interim Provost Kimberly Benston will serve another year as Provost, "after much convincing by both the present and incoming presidents," wrote Professor of English Maud McInerney in an email to students registered for Benston's Fall English 225 Shakespeare class. Mc...
Who got into the class of 2017? 0

Who got into the class of 2017?

With acceptance letters out in the mail late March, the campus has been flooded with tours of eager admitted students and their families scoping out the 'Ford. While the Admissions Office won't have a full profile on the incoming class of 2017 until later this year, they've given us some initial numbers on th...