by Ryan Dougherty | Posted on April 3, 2014
Immersing yourself in the work of a literary giant for a semester is common. Having the writer come to your classroom? Most uncommon.
Posted on March 31, 2014
Dahmm worked with fellow students and Professor of Engineering Carr Everbach to develop models equipped with Braille notation to help him visualize diagrams drawn in class.
Posted on March 24, 2014
A rite of spring, Swarthmore students offer presentations and poster sessions detailing their work to the College community.
by Liz Casey '14 | Posted on March 21, 2014
Students, including Sierra Eckert '14, faculty, and staff came together in a fun, light way to talk to the community about digital scholarship.
by Ryan Dougherty | Posted on March 6, 2014
The program matches students with alumni, parents, and friends employed in an array of fields across the country, providing invaluable experiences and strengthening intergenerational bonds at the College.
by Carol Brévart-Demm | Posted on March 3, 2014
Associate Professor of English Literature Rachel Buurma '99 and Professor of Music Thomas Whitman '82 are the two alums to receive this recognition this year.
by Liz Casey '14 | Posted on February 25, 2014
Melissa O'Connor '14 is one of several Swarthmore students to finish in the winners' circle in the competition.
by Randy Frame | Posted on February 22, 2014
The commitment from James '79 (center) and Anahita Naficy Lovelace will boost Swarthmore's capacity to advance liberal arts education both in the U.S. and worldwide.
by Liz Casey '14 and Ryan Dougherty | Posted on February 19, 2014
It's been "spring" semester in name only, as the campus community has adapted to near-weekly snow storms since students returned to Swarthmore last month.
By Mark Anskis | Posted on February 18, 2014
Money and peers, say Erin Todd Bronchetti (left) and Ellen Magenheim in a new study to determine the best ways to increase students' rates of flu vaccination.
by Mark Anskis | Posted on January 22, 2014
Over the next four years, McGarity's team will monitor and evaluate the performance of Philadelphia's new green infrastructure practices, which are being implemented to control the city's water pollution problem.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on December 20, 2013
The Court's opinion points to Valelly's article "LGBT Politics and American Political Development," published last year in the Annual Review of Political Science.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on December 11, 2013
"Besides its role as a soothing or stimulating beverage, tea is also an art form where in the emptiness of the teapot lies the infinite," says Chinese professor Alan Berkowitz.
President Rebecca Chopp Explores Why Liberal Arts Colleges Are at Forefront of Higher Education in New Book
Posted on December 2, 2013
In Remaking College: Innovation in the Liberal Arts, Chopp and Haverford College President Dan Weiss argue that no approach better prepares students for life after graduation, whatever path they follow.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on November 18, 2013
Swarthmore's nine winners this year, including Alice Wong '13 (left), places it in the top tier of bachelor's institutions, according to the Institute of International Education.