Tagged: Stephen Emerson

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 serving as the president of Lafayette College from 2005 to 2013. He succeeded Interim President Joann ...
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Two Biology department faculty leave for deanships at Columbia

Two professors in the Biology department are leaving Haverford at the end of this year for Columbia University, according to a department email from interim chair Judith Owen. Professor of Biology Jenni Punt, a 1983 graduate of Bryn Mawr, will become Associate Dean for Student Research at Columbia. Punt will join her husband and former 13th President Stephen Emerson '74, c ...
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For Emerson, a quiet departure

It takes a climb up the winding, rotunda staircase in the KINSC to find Stephen Emerson's narrow, third-floor office - a far cry from his former airy, corner room in Founders. Hanging above his desk are two framed issues of the Bi-College News, the headline on one reading, “Pleased to Meet You, Mr. President.” After five years of serving the College, as a professor of ...