Weekly Consensus 3/4-3/11

Hey Haverford,

As you all hopefully already know, we will be having a Special Plenary on April 8th! If you are interested in serving as a member of the Special Plenary Committee, please apply using this google form by Monday, March 5th at 11:59pm. Additionally, Students’ Council and Honor Council will be hosting an open forum on Monday, March 5th from 5-6:30pm in the Bryn Mawr Room of the DC. Hope to see you all there. Good luck on midterms and have a great Spring Break!

Application Deadlines:


  • March 5: Diversity & Activism 2018 Summer Research Internship

  • March 8: Woody Guthrie Center Archives Summer Internship

Events Calendar

Monday 3/5

4:00-5:30: Feminism and the European Union

4:30-6:00: Immigration and Oral History Talk

Tuesday 3/6

4:30-6:00: Looking Like a Language, Sounding Like a Race Talk

Wednesday 3/7

6:00-7:30: March for Our Lives

4:30: Men’s Lacrosse

Thursday 3/8

4:00-5:30: OAR Reading Rainbow

4:15-6:30: Free Speech on Campus: Protecting Inclusive Freedom in Polarizing Times Talk

Friday 3/9

Saturday 3/10

10:00: Women’s Tennis

1:00: Women’s Lacrosse

1:00: Men’s Tennis

Sunday 3/11

1:00: Men’s Lacrosse

Community Announcements:

Painting a Mural for the DC

We are looking for painters/helpers/volunteers to come assist assemble the mural that will be going up in the Dining Center around the dish area. We will be painting Wednesday (March 7) and Thursday (March 8) from 9 PM-12 AM and Friday (March 9) from 3-7 PM. Contact odeitcher@haverford.edu if you would be interested in coming out and helping put together the mural!! Hope to see you there!

Machine Learning & AI Safety Reading Group

The Machine Learning & AI Safety Reading Group meets Wednesdays 8-10pm to discuss cutting-edge machine learning techniques and advances in ensuring robustly beneficial artificial intelligence. Use this form to sign up: https://goo.gl/forms/OHMB8RRyrarZy4G92

Bi-Co News Photography

Want your photography to be featured on the Bi-Co News Facebook page, our website, and in our next PRINT EDITION? Want to win a $15 Amazon gift card? Take part in the second-ever Bi-Co News photography contest! The theme for this contest is : Spring _______ (break? clothing? flowers? fill in the blank!) We encourage you to think outside the box. Please send your submission to bmcphoto.biconews@gmail.com by 11:59 PM on Thursday March 1st! In your email, please include the following: 1. Your name, school and class year 2. Your photo submission 3. Your caption

IITS LYNDA Challenge

Did you know that Haverford provide students with free access to Lynda.com? Lynda.com offers high quality video training courses on a variety of topics including Python, C++, HTML, CSS, R, Excel, Photoshop, and Web design. Go to haverford.edu/lynda and get started with this great resource today. The student using this service most during the month of March will win a $25 Amazon gift card! Contact hc-techlearn@haverford.edu

IITS Workshop

Are you staying on campus during spring break? Have you always wanted to build your own website? This might be your chance! This workshop includes a morning of instructor-led tutorial, lunch, and an afternoon of supported work time. Monday, March 12, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Registration (by March 8): Please go to Haverford Sites Quick Guide (https://sites.haverford.edu/quick-guide/) and complete the 3 STEPS, and fill out the Registration Form (https://goo.gl/forms/MOUqj3pBWqHYhFdD2)

Existence As Resistance House

in·ter·sec·tion·al·i·ty: A lens through which you can see where power comes and collides, where it interlocks and intersects. – kimberlé crenshaw. Would you say activism and identities come in many forms? Existence As Resistance House is a community house that believes in social activism on/off campus and creating safe spaces for students with intersectional identities. We’re looking for new members for 2018-2019! Google Form/App link below. DUE MARCH 18, 2018 (Spring Break). https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLScq3F87PpJZ8mgSt4…/viewform

Have questions about Haverford policies or procedures? Refer to the Student’s Guide for more information.  The form for submitting an update is here. Please submit before 5pm on Sunday night.