by Abby Holtzman '16 | Posted on July 8, 2013
Researcher and educator Phyllis Wise '67 joins UN deputy high commissioner T. Alexander Aleinikoff '74, sociologist Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot '66, and federal judge Jed Rakoff '64 as new Academy members.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on July 3, 2013
Valelly disagrees with the Supreme Court in striking part of it down, but says the ruling may spur citizens and Congress into action, adding "this is a time for democratic renewal."
Posted on June 28, 2013
For a story on military combat dogs, Heyman-Kantor donned a protective suit and attempted to outrun one of the canines. Did he make it? Watch to see.
Posted on June 26, 2013
Mather, one of the first female leaders of a law firm in Pennsylvania, currently serves as Pepper Hamilton's general counsel and heads the Pennsylvania Board of Law Examiners.
Posted on June 19, 2013
The Tonawanda Coke factory was convicted of polluting the air and ground and officials are facing jail and up to $200 million in fines.
by Alisa Giardinelli | Posted on June 17, 2013
No one was hurt and first responders from the College and the Borough prevented the two-alarm fire from causing more damage.
Linguist K. David Harrison Raises Awareness of Global Language Loss at Smithsonian Folklife Festival Program
by Alisa Giardinelli | Posted on June 13, 2013
"Language diversity is part of the bigger picture of sustainability and survival on the planet," says Harrison, co-curator of the program and associate professor of linguistics. "If we care about intellectual diversity, we should also care about language diversity."
Posted on June 11, 2013
In honor of her 50th reunion, Comarow unveiled and discussed her piece, inspired by the famous painting by Edward Hicks, during Alumni Weekend.
Posted on June 7, 2013
Teerlink, who majored in religious studies with a minor in biology, says that studying both fields worked in his favor by combining his interest in science and people.
Posted on June 2, 2013
Dr. Peter Temin '59, Elisha Gray II Professor of Economics Emeritus, Department of Economics, MIT, presents "Statistics in Ancient History."
by Alisa Giardinelli | Posted on May 17, 2013
"This is a really exciting moment in the history of the project," says Vice President for Community and College Relations Maurice Eldridge '61, "and we are very proud of what we are now able to share."
Posted on May 16, 2013
The website, Joy & Revelry, will help interior decorators capitalize on their skills and social media influence.
Alisa Giardinelli | Posted on May 10, 2013
"All of us who love Swarthmore," says President Rebecca Chopp, "know this is a community that thinks with rigor, that is self-critical always, and is aspirational in its ongoing work to live out values of respect, justice, peace, and the amelioration of suffering."
Posted on May 3, 2013
The spontaneous moment that led to Lang's creation of the I Have A Dream Foundation, which has helped pay the college costs for 15,000 children around the world, inspired another philanthropist to follow Lang's lead.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on April 26, 2013
The victory comes as the team hopes to clinch its second consecutive Centennial Conference playoff berth.