For Swarthmore's sesquicentennial, alumni from the ’30s to the ’13s speak about the significance of the College in their lives. Says one: "Swarthmore nurtured a sense of unshakeable purpose at the heart of my personal life and my professional aspirations." More.
Scholar and writer Thomas Laqueur ’67, documentary photographer and professor Barbara “Bobbie” Norfleet ’47, vocalist and composer Vaneese Thomas ’74, and congressman Chris Van Hollen ’83 received honorary degrees at the 142nd commencement on June 1, 2014.
Visit the online campus tour to see some of your favorite Swarthmore places, as well as some new ones you may have yet to discover.
The Alumni Directory is a great resource for personal and professional networking and an easy way to keep up-to-date on fellow alumni.
Faculty on the Road events allow alumni and friends to reconnect with their favorite professors and hear directly what current students are learning and what the hot topics are on campus.
Bring your teenager to campus so he or she can see firsthand what your college experience was like.