Highlights for 2017
Learn Something New
- Attend the annual McCabe Lecture and hear Paul Young ’92, Emmy-winning producer of Key & Peele, make “An Urgent Case for Laughter”
- The next-best thing to getting back in the classroom? Assistant Professor Ameet Soni’s lecture: “Dr. Google Will See You Now: Advancing Biology and Medicine with Artificial Intelligence”
- Take in an amazing performance, featuring retired Congressman Barney Frank, at Chamber Orchestra First Editions presents: A Journey from Mozart to Jazz
Spend Time with the Whole Family
- There’s something for everyone at the annual Garnet Weekend Tailgate: snacks, beverages, including beer, hard cider, and soft drinks, and crafts, games, and entertainment for the kids!
- Learn Japanese origami and calligraphy during this perennial family-friendly favorite
Cheer on the Garnet!
- Celebrate the newest inductees into the Garnet Athletics Hall of Fame
- Get back on the field (or in the pool) during Women’s Lacrosse, Women’s Soccer, and Men’s and Women’s Swimming alumni events
Explore Swarthmore's Campus
- Join Scott Arboretum staff on a guided tour of the Crum Woods
- Find out more about the Black Cultural Center, Intercultural Center, and Women’s Resource Center at an open house
- Learn about Swarthmore’s past on the “Quakers, Swarthmore, and the Underground Railroad” walking tour