Posted on April 8, 2013
Terrence Hicks '73, vice president of investments at Ben Franklin Technology Partners, gave the keynote address at this year's conference, which also featured the first student business plan competition.
Posted on April 5, 2013
Entrepreneur and humanitarian Tralance Addy '69 and novelist and social activist Lorene Cary were also chosen to receive this distinction this year.
by Celina De Léon | Posted on March 25, 2013
Psychologist Andrew Ward and Mark Chin '12 recently published a study on the relationship between time and motion, coining the term temporal Doppler effect.
by Elizabeth Vogdes | Posted on March 22, 2013
Chelsea Hicks '14 is one of five finalists who will present their ideas this weekend at SwatTank, Swarthmore's first business plan competition.
by Erin Kelly | Posted on March 21, 2013
Under the auspices of the Center for Innovation and Leadership, Shalom Saar '74 teaches students to "know thyself," develop leadership skills, and balance analysis with insight.
Posted on March 19, 2013
Priscilla Coit Murphy '67 lectures on the continuing impact of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring.
Posted on March 18, 2013
Decatur, currently the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Oberlin College, will take the helm at Kenyon on July 1. He will also make history as the college's first African-American president.
by Peggy Seiden | Posted on March 14, 2013
College Librarian Peggy Seiden says that the tools will help graduates perform research using the same investigative techniques they honed while at Swarthmore.
Posted on March 8, 2013
The attorney-turned-filmmaker talks about Gideon's Army, her documentary that follows a group of young public defenders in the Deep South.
Political Scientist Rick Valelly '75 Joins in Opposing Court Challenge to Voting Rights Act Enforcement
by Celina De Léon | Posted on February 27, 2013
"Given our nation's history," Valelly says, "we need to sustain a national commitment to protecting these rights."
Posted on February 25, 2013
Diane Anderson, associate dean for academic affairs, isn't surprised at the results. "[Our students] can be challenging to teach sometimes because they ask wonderful questions and they don't duck when you challenge them."
by Nancy Nicely | Posted on February 23, 2013
The Kemps' gift includes support for students from the U.S. and abroad based on financial need and interest in global leadership and will enable the College to renovate iconic Clothier Hall.
by Celina De Léon | Posted on February 21, 2013
Addy (left), Cary, and Zoellick will join approximately 350 undergraduates in receiving degrees at the ceremony this June, the College's 141st.
Posted on February 13, 2013
John Williams '06 served as associate producer of the Academy Award-nominated feature film and met with students to discuss the filmmaking process.
by Camila Ryder '13 | Posted on February 8, 2013
Green, an assistant professor in history and politics at Drexel University, focuses on human rights and armed conflict in her research.