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 Ryan Dougherty | Posted on February 27, 2014
Co-directed by Dan Rothenberg '95, Quinn Bauriedel '94, and Dito van Reigersberg '94, the Obie-award-winning theatre company will perform three times Mar. 1-2.
by Ryan Dougherty | Posted on February 24, 2014
Reporting for NPR News, Hansi Lo Wang '09 reports that "if there are any unwritten rules to playing Jeopardy!, Chu may have broken them all."
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.
Posted on February 17, 2014
Cassidy, a developmental psychologist, has served as Bryn Mawr's interim president since July 2013 and is the ninth president in the school's history.
by Ryan Dougherty | Posted on February 13, 2014
Andrew Hauze '04 will lead the concert performance of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic, adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by James Michener '29.
by Sam Cleaves '14 | Posted on February 11, 2014
Rao, who is also a faculty member at the University of Washington, talks about Super Bowl XLVIII and how Swarthmore prepared him for his career.
Posted on February 11, 2014
In a visit sponsored by the Institute for the Liberal Arts, the friends and colleagues discussed what it means for intellectuals to learn from each other despite deep differences on important questions.
by Liz Casey '14 | Posted on February 7, 2014
Maki Somosot '12 (left), who spearheaded the recent event, says proceeds went to two groups that are assisting provinces in the Philippines affected by last year's typhoon.
Posted on January 31, 2014
Chu, whose four-day winnings total $102,800 through Friday, forced a rare tie on the popular game show. He competes again in three weeks.
Posted on January 30, 2014
The former president of the California Institute of Technology is a co-recipient of the 1975 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine, shared with Howard Temin '55.
Influential Scholar, Photographer, Vocalist, and Congressman Among Alumni Named This Year's Honorary Degree Recipients
By Mark Anskis | Posted on January 27, 2014
President Rebecca Chopp will honor scholar and writer Thomas Laqueur '67, documentary photographer and professor Barbara Norfleet '47, vocalist and composer Vaneese Thomas '74 (left), and congressman Chris Van Hollen '83 at commencement in June.
Posted on January 24, 2014
Whitley, co-curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem's exhibition "The Shadows Took Shape," says the influence of Sun Ra is present in the art displayed.
Posted on January 7, 2014
"There is a lot of aspiration in Miami," says Collins, the director of the new Perez Art Museum Miami, "And a recognition that we are building a real repository for the city's shared cultural heritage."