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WRPR 153: History of Haverford (HC)
Writing Program 153: History of Haverford (Krippner) Fall 2015
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Quakerism and Abolition
Slavery and Abolition
World War I
World War II
Gender and Sexuality
Birgeneau's Statement to Campus
Birgeneau's statement regarding the events that occurred on UC Berkeley's campus. This statement was released the day after the events.
Letter Written to Birgeneau
This is the letter sent to Robert Birgeneau by some Haverford students.
Birgeneau's Response to Haverford Students
Robert Birgeneau response to the letter sent to him by Haverford students.
President Weiss Letter to Students
President Weiss's letter to Haverford students who signed the letter to Birgeneau.
Michael Rushmore Email to President Weiss
Then graduating senior Michael Rushmore's email to President Weiss expressing disappointment in his reaction to the letter being written.
Sarah Willie-LeBreton Letter to Students
Board of Managers member, Sarah Willie-LeBreton's letter to students. In the letter, she both praises the students' activism and questions its aggressive standpoint.
Commencement Website Resources
Resources regarding the commencement speaker controversy posted on Haverford's commencement website.
Interview with Daniel H. Weiss/ by Victor Medina Del Toro '17
Interview conducted July 24, 2014 in President Weiss' office, Founders Hall, Haverford College.
Student Responses to Letter
Responses to the letter sent to Birgeneau by students on the Go-Board.
Letter to President Weiss Re: Bowen Speech
Letter sent to President Weiss by students who were concerned with the comments made by William Bowen at the commencement ceremony.
Letter to Students ReRe: Bowen Speech
President Weiss's response to the signatories of the letter expressing concern over the comments made at commencement.
A History of a History of Haverford
Author: Victor Medina Del Toro
A reflection on the research it took to compile the resources in order to build this course. It is written as an epilogue. July 2014.
Article on the UC Berkeley Incident
SFGate Article and pictures from the protest in 2011.
Berkeley Independent Article on Incident
Berkeley's "independent news site" article on the incident that occurred on campus. This article was linked my mrushmore on the go-boards when he began the discussion post.
Berkeley Independent Article on Birgeneau
Berkeleyside article regarding Birgeneau's apology for the events that took place. This is the article mrushmore alluded to in his opening post on the goboard thread.
Haverford Clerk-Community Forum
Haverford Clerk reporting on the Community forum set up in order to talk about Haverford students' letter to Birgeneau.
ACLU Protesting Rights
ACLU fact sheet on protester's rights.
Commencement Speaker at Haverford
Article on Bowen, the speaker who replaced Birgeneau, and his words to the graduating seniors regarding their actions.
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