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Liberal Arts, Public Policy and Public Service: A Perfect Combination

Noah S. Leavitt | Posted 04.06.2016 | College
Noah S. Leavitt

Our students came away from the week telling us that they gained an expanded appreciation for why their liberal arts experience can help them play a role in shaping their communities, on behalf of their communities.

John Whitehead: A Life of Integrity, Service and Kindness

Steve Mariotti | Posted 05.11.2015 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

One of America's great heroes and advocates for at-risk youth died a few weeks ago, on a Saturday afternoon in New York City. John C. Whitehead had lived a full life, passing away at 92 years old.

Honoring Commencement Dissent

Craig Borowiak | Posted 07.19.2014 | College
Craig Borowiak

Students have routinely been cast as spoiled and narrow-minded, their protests construed as signs of a newly ascendant liberal intolerance. Most disconcerting, student dissent and resistance have been wrongly equated with bigotry and censorship. This latter equation warrants extra scrutiny.

The Top 10 Most Studious Schools

Posted 10.08.2011 | College

In the mood for a six-hour cram session? Princeton Review recently named the schools where the students study the most. Claremont engineering gian...

12 Liberal Arts Schools That Pay

Posted 09.28.2011 | College

Harvey Mudd College is the top paying liberal arts school in the country, according to the salary website PayScale's report on alumni median career ea...

Descartes's Stolen Letter Found

The New York Times | PATRICIA COHEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It was the Great Train Robbery of French intellectual life: thousands of treasured documents that vanished from the Institut de France in the mid-1800...

Mr. Kannerstein's Opus

Arn Tellem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Arn Tellem

Considering the size of the school, Haverford's impact on the business of baseball is truly astonishing. This is largely due to the ideals espoused by Greg Kannerstein.