Weekly Consensus 1/29-2/4

Hey Haverford,


The Weekly Consensus is back!! We will be sending out weekly updates with events, application deadlines, surveys, and other campus info every Sunday night! The form for submitting an update is here. Please submit before 5pm on Sunday night. Have a great week!


10 Amazon Gift Cards: Fill out the Co-Secretary’s Survey (5 minutes) on classroom participation and be entered to win one of ten amazon gift cards!! https://goo.gl/forms/FUFV1ZtxYyPk8NeH3


Application Deadlines:


  • January 30—FCNL Spring Lobby Weekend

  • February 1—Volunteer with AIDS Service Network over Spring Break

  • February 4—Partner programs (international and U.S.)

  • February 11—Self-designed international internships

  • February 11—Haverford House Post-Bac

  • February 18—Self-designed domestic internships

  • February 18—Extern Program Spring Break

Hurford Center

  • January 31—Philadelphia Museum of Art Summer Museum Studies Internships

Events Calendar

Monday 1/29

4:45-6:00: How to Apply to Medical School Workshop Part 2

6:00: Whitehead Internship Information Session

Tuesday 1/30

12:00-1:30: Religion Department Candidate Eat & Meet #3

Wednesday 1/31

6:45: Mandatory Study Abroad Information Session

Thursday 2/1

12:00-1:30: Religion Department Candidate Eat & Meet #4
Friday 2/2

12:00: react Community Conversation

12:00-1:00: Fords on Friday

1:00-2:00: Chinese Lunch Table

3:00: Hackathon Workshops

4:30-7:30: Black Atlas Artist Talk & Reception

5:00-7:00: Color Photography Exhibition Opening

9:00: FUCS Presents: Zapote & Emily Yacina

Saturday 2/3

10:30: Men’s Squash, Women’s Squash

1:00: Women’s Basketball

3:00: Men’s Basketball
Sunday 2/4


Community Announcements:


The Clerk is looking for new writers, photographers, and filmmakers to join our team! We cover news and opinions around campus and pay up to $25 per piece. Meetings are Sundays at 7:45 in the DC basement and are open to all.


The Vagina Monologues: Interested in participating in a dramatic reading of Eve Ensler’s classic play? Come to this meeting in the MCC (Stokes 106) at 10pm on Monday January 29th (tomorrow) to learn how to be a part of our performance (Feb 23 & 24). No formal audition–we will do our best to give everyone a speaking role! Time commitment is minimal and no acting experience is required! All Haverford students who do not identify as cis-men are welcome to participate in the reading, but everyone is welcome to be involved with the production. If you want to participate but can’t make the meeting, please email smathrani@haverford.edu ASAP.


Hurford Center Summer Opportunity: Philadelphia Museum of Art Summer Museum Studies Internships Deadline to Apply: 1/31 The Hurford Center funds all students who are accepted into The Philadelphia Art Museum’s Museum Studies Internship Program (June 4–August 3, 2018). The Philadelphia Museum of Art is a leader in the training and mentoring of young museum professionals and future museum colleagues. Students apply directly to the Philadelphia Museum of Art; full details and application materials may be found on their site: http://www.philamuseum.org/education/273-358-50.html Open to sophomores through graduating seniors. NOTE: for Hurford Center support, you must notify HCAH Program Manager Noemí Fernández at nfernandez@haverford.edu upon applying to the PMA.


CCPA Networking Lunch with Alumni Leaders: Sat., 2/10/18, 12:00pm Register in Handshake by Feb. 5 https://haverford.joinhandshake.com/events/118897/share_preview Are you nervous to reach out to alumni individually for career advice or info? Do you think alumni won’t have time to talk with you? Do you have questions about After Haverford? If you answered yes to any of these question, attend this event with alumni leaders. Interact, network, and gain advice from alumni leaders. Learn how alumni leaders have successfully used their liberal arts background in their careers.


Religion Department:  Please join the Religion Department in completing our series of Islamic Studies tenure-track faculty candidate talks! Tues, Jan. 30 with Sadaf Jaffer, Postdoctoral Research Associate at Princeton University Tea presenting “Rethinking the Boundaries of Muslim Thought: Ismat Chughtai, Islamic Humanism, and Indian Progressive Literature” @ 4:15-4:30pm & Talk @ 4:30-6pm. Thurs, Feb. 1 with Nurhaizatul Jamil, Teaching Fellow at College of the Holy Cross presenting “#Coverup: Islamic self-help, Gendered Anxieties, Social media(tions) in Contemporary Singapore” Tea @ 4:15-4:30pm & Talk @ 4:30-6pm. Each talk is preceded by the opportunity to have lunch with each respective candidate in the DC Sunken Lounge @ 12-1:30 pm.