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Swatties Are Everywhere

Posted on October 20, 2011

From European capitals to Mongolian steppes, Brice Jordan '12 joins fellow students who have studied abroad in proving that Swatties are indeed everywhere. more »

Garnet Homecoming and Family Weekend

Posted on October 18, 2011

Swarthmore Welcomes Alumni, Families, and Friends to Garnet Homecoming and Family Weekend

Garnet Weekend is a celebration of Swarthmore at its best. It brings together our extended community of students and their families, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of the College to enjoy a host of academic, athletic, and social events. more »

Watch: English Professor Craig Williamson

Read from His Translation of Beowulf in Old English

By Linda Hou '13 Posted on October 6, 2011

"It's as if the 1,000-year-old poet has come to life again in my own learning and language," says Williamson of teaching the poem from his own translation. more »

Listen: First Collection 2011

Posted on August 31, 2011

Listen: Kenyetta Givans '12 welcomed members of the Class of 2015 and encouraged them to choose carefully among all the opportunities they will have: "They are the building blocks to an unbelievable future."

President Rebecca Chopp, Dean of Students Liz Braun, and Provost Tom Stephenson joined Givans in welcoming the Class of 2015 to Swarthmore. more »


Eleven Students and Alumni Awarded Fulbright Fellowships

news Nine Swarthmore College seniors and two alumni are recipients of Fulbright fellowships for 2012. The Fulbright Program is designed to "increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries." more »

Swarthmore In The City

Swarthmore in the City

Asian Arts Initiative

asian arts This community arts center, headed by Gayle Isa '93, hosts Family Style, a popular open mic event, for extended "family" from all communities and cultures. more
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Strategic Directions

270x110 Over the last year, faculty, students, staff, and alumni engaged in a planning process to develop a set of strategic directions for the College. more