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Faculty
Sibelan Forrester
Title: MLL Chair and Acting Section Head
Phone: 610.328.8162
Office: Kohlberg 340
Aurora Camacho de Schmidt
Aurora Camacho de Schmidt
Title: Associate Professor (on leave Fall 2011)
Phone: 610.328.8163
Office: Kohlberg 339
Interests: Mexican and Central American social movements in literature - Indigenous populations - immigration - postcolonial critical theory - the making and reading of poetry - the works of Octavio Paz, Ernesto Cardenal, Carlos Fuentes and Elena Poniatowska
María Luisa Guardiola
María Luisa Guardiola
Title: Professor (on leave Fall 2011)
Phone: 610.328.8164
Office: Kohlberg 342
Interests: Nineteenth and twentieth century Spanish Literature - women's writers - the works of Gertrudis González Avellaneda, Emilia Pardo Bazán, Caterina Albert (Víctor Catalá), Mercé Rodoreda, Carmen Martín Gaite, Carme Riera and other Iberian writers - "fin de siglo" literature and cultural developments, Benito Pérez Galdós, Federico García Lorca and other great Spanish authors - Spanish contemporary cinema
Luciano Martínez
Luciano Martinez
Title: Assistant Professor; Latin American Studies Coordinator
Phone: 610.328.8016
Office: Kohlberg 335
Interests: Latin American Cultural Studies, LGBT studies and queer theory, Southern Cone and Brazilian literatures, Latin American cinema
Instructional Staff
Julia Chindemi Vila
Title: Visiting Spanish Lecturer
Phone: 610-328-8682
Office: Kohlberg 315
Olga Sendra Ferrer
Title: Visiting Instructor
Phone: 610-328-7682
Office: Kohlberg 335
Patricia Vargas
Patricia Vargas
Title: Spanish Lecturer
Phone: 610.328.8191
Office: Kohlberg 315
Interests: Spain and Latin America - Spanish-American literature - Language pedagogy - Second language acquisition - Computer Assisted Language Learning
Elena Valdez
Elena Valdez
Title: Visiting Instructor
Phone: 610-690-2049
Office: Kohlberg 338
Emeriti Faculty
John Hassett
Title: Susan W. Lippincott Professor Emeritus of Modern and Classical Languages
Phone: 610.328.8166
Office: Parrish 376

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Us

If you are applying to the College, arranging a visit, or would like to request information, please see those pages for more information. Otherwise, we welcome you to contact us by phone, email, or mail. As an alternative, please check our staff directory below if you wish to contact a specific member of the Admission's staff.

We appreciate your questions and comments.

Mailing Address: Swarthmore College, Admissions Office, 500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081
Campus Location: Parrish Hall, 2nd Floor Campus Map (pdf)
Phone: (610) 328-8300
Fax: (610) 328-8580
Email: admissions@swarthmore.edu
Website Feedback: dchung1@swarthmore.edu

Swarthmore Admissions Deans
James L. Bock '90
Title: Vice President and Dean of Admissions
Suzi Nam
Title: Director of Admissions
Regional Director for Hawaii; Philadelphia; Puerto Rico; Southern NJ; and the US Territories
Lydia Dagenais
Title: Associate Dean of Admissions
Regional Director for Long Island; New England (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT); and Westchester County, NY
Christine Costello '07
Title: Senior Assistant Dean of Admissions
Regional Director for the Mid Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, VA, WV) and the Mountain States (CO, ID, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY, NV)
Joaquim Hamilton
Title: Assistant Dean of Admissions
Co-Director of Multicultural Recruitment; Regional Director for Eastern PA and the Southeast (AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN)
David Thompson
Title: Assistant Dean of Admissions
Regional Director for MI, OH; Southern CA; and Western PA
Joanna Weinland
Title: Assistant Dean of Admissions
Co-Director of Multicultural Recruitment; Regional Director for New York City and Northern CA
Rachel White
Title: Senior Admissions Counselor
Regional Director for the Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MN, MO, NE, OK, WI) except OH and MI, and the Pacific Northwest (AK, OR, WA)
Daniel Chung '10
Title: Admissions Counselor
Regional Director for Central and Northern NJ; the Southwest (AZ, NM, TX); and Upstate NY
Ruby Bhattacharya '11
Title: Admissions Counselor
Coordinator of International Recruitment including Americans Abroad
Simon Zhu '11
Title: Admissions Counselor
Wallace A. Ayres
Title: Admissions Officer
Margaret Kingham
Title: Admissions Officer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Dean of Students Division
Liz Braun
H. Elizabeth Braun
Title: Dean of Students
Phone: (610) 328-8365
Office: Parrish 140
Diane Anderson
DianeAnderson
Title: Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Phone: (610) 328-8065
Office: Parrish 108
Karlene Burrell-McRae
Karlene Burrell-McRae, Assistant Dean_BCC
Title: Assistant Dean and Director of the Black Cultural Center (BCC)
Phone: (610) 328-8455
Office: Black Cultural Center
Rachel Lynn Head
Rachel Lynn Head, Assistant Dean for Residential Life
Title: Assistant Dean for Residential Life
Phone: (610) 328-8362
Office: Parrish 116
Karen Henry '87
Karen Henry, Assistant Dean and Gender Education Advisor
Title: Assistant Dean and Gender Education Advisor
Phone: (610) 328-8169
Office: Parrish 130
Martin Warner
Martin Warner, Registrar
Title: Registrar
Phone: (610) 328-8299
Office: Parrish 124
Myrt Westphal
Myrt Westphal, Associate Dean for Student Life
Title: Associate Dean for Student Life
Phone: (610) 328-8354
Office: Parrish 108
Deans Staff
Ruba Ahmed
Title: Program Assistant, Intercultural Center
Phone: (610) 328-7353
Office: Intercultural Center
Nancy Burkett
Nancy Burkett, Director of Career Services
Title: Director of Career Services
Phone: (610) 328-8651
Office: Parrish 140
Pat Coyne
Pat Coyne, Administrative Coordinator
Title: Administrative Coordinator
Phone: (610) 328-8365
Office: Parrish 140
Betsy Durning
Betsy Durning, Administrative Assistant for Multicultural Affairs and Gender Education
Title: Administrative Assistant for Multicultural Affairs and Gender Education
Phone: 610-690-5744
Office: Parrish 140
Tom Elverson '75
Title: Alcohol Education and Intervention Specialist
Phone: (610) 328-8475
Office: Parrish 153
Paury Flowers
Paury Flowers
Title: Coordinator of Student Activities
Phone: (610) 957-6149
Office: Parrish 109
Leslie Hempling
Title: Coordinator of Learning Resources and Student Disability Services
Phone: (610) 690-5014
Office: Parrish 113
Beth Kotarski
Beth Kotarski, Worth Health Center Director
Title: Worth Health Center Director
Phone: (610) 328-8061
Office: Worth Health Center
Ruthanne Krauss
Ruthanne Krauss
Title: Administrative Assistant
Phone: (610) 328-8367
Office: Parrish 108
Jennifer Lenway
Jennifer Lenway
Title: Administrative Assistant for Health Sciences and Pre-Law Advising
Phone: (610) 328-8356
Office: Parrish 121
Jacob Lieberman
Title: Jewish Advisor
Phone: (610) 328-8615
Office: Bond 21
Bonnie Lytle
Title: Administrative Assistant for the Black Cultural Center Robinson House
Phone: (610) 328-8456
Office: Robinson House
Melissa Mandos
Melissa Mandos, Fellowships and Prizes Advisor
Title: Fellowships and Prizes Advisor
Phone: (610) 328-8363
Office: Parrish 118
Jennifer Marks-Gold
Jennifer Marks-Gold
Title: International Students and Scholars Advisor
Phone: (610) 328-8361
Office: Parrish 126
Joanna Nealon
Joanna Nealon, Administrative Assistant
Title: Administrative Assistant
Phone: (610) 328-7351
Office: Parrish 118
David Ramirez
David Ramirez, Director of Psychological Services
Title: Counseling and Psychological Services Director
Phone: (610) 328-8059
Office: Worth Health Center
Gigi Simeone
Gigi Simeone, Health Sciences/Pre Law Advisor
Title: Health Sciences/Pre Law Advisor
Phone: (610) 328-8589
Office: Parrish 125
Joyce Tompkins
Joyce Tompkins
Title: Protestant Advisor
Phone: (610) 328-8328
Office: Bond 22
Diane Watson
Diane Watson, Administrative Assistant
Title: Administrative Assistant
Phone: (610) 328-8364
Office: Parrish 104
Father Jaehwa Lee
Title: Catholic Advisor
Phone: (610) 328-8578
Office: Bond 20

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lisa Lee '81
Lisa Lee
Title: Director of Alumni Relations
Phone: (610) 328-8403
Office: Sproul 106F
Astrid Devaney
Astrid Devaney
Title: Associate Director of Alumni Relations
Phone: (610) 328-8412
Office: Sproul 106D
Geoff Semenuk
Geoff Semenuk
Title: Associate Director of Alumni Relations
Phone: (610) 328-845
Office: Sproul 106B
Wendy Waltman
Wendy Waltman
Title: Assistant Director of Alumni Relations
Phone: (610) 328-8404
Office: Sproul 106C
Julie DiPietro
Julie DiPietro
Title: Administrative Assistant
Phone: (610) 328-8402
Office: Sproul 106A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vice President's Office
Don Cooney
Don Cooney
Title: Interim Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations
Phone: (610) 328-8285
Office: Parrish 236C East
Connie Baxter
Connie Baxter
Title: Administrative Coordinator
Phone: (610) 328-7684
Office: Parrish 227 West
Advancement Services
Drusie Sheldon
Drusie Sheldon
Title: Director, Advancement Services
Phone: (610) 690-5720
Office: Parrish 246 East
Barbara Mann
Barbara Mann
Title: Manager, Advancement Data and Technology
Phone: (610) 690-3725
Office: Parrish N277
Mimi Weiler
Title: Manager, Advancement Information Systems
Phone: (610) 610-328-8214
Office: Parrish N276
Millie Dappollone
Title: Admin. Assistant, Events
Phone: (610) 957-6111
Office: Parrish N278
Ruth Krakower
Ruth Krakower
Title: Director, Alumni and Gift Records
Phone: (610) 328-8407
Office: Sproul 103
Jane Pedrick
Title: Sr. Alumni Information Specialist
Phone: (610) 328-8435
Office: Sproul 101
Catherine Powell
Title: Alumni Recorder
Phone: (610) 328-8408
Office: Sproul 101
Trish Tancredi
Title: Sr. Gift Information Specialist
Phone: (610) 328-8406
Office: Sproul 109
Marianne Kennedy
Title: Gift Recorder
Phone: (610) 328-8591
Office: Sproul 109
Stephanie Specht
Title: Alumni Recorder
Phone: (610) 690-2050
Office: Sproul 101
Theresa Rodriguez
Title: Admin. Assistant, Alumni and Gift Records
Phone: (610) 328-8592
Office: Sproul 110
Annual and Parent Giving
Danielle Shepherd
Danielle Shepherd
Title: Director, Annual and Parent Giving
Phone: (610) 328-8009
Office: Parrish 232 East
Fritz Ward
Fritz Ward
Title: Associate Director, Annual and Parent Giving
Phone: (610) 328-8411
Office: Parrish 256 East
Kara McDonald
Kara McDonald
Title: Assistant Director, Annual Giving
Phone: (610) 690-8622
Office: Parrish 252 East
Alexandria Craig
Alexandria Craig
Title: Associate Director, Parent Giving
Phone: (610) 957-6220
Office: Parrish 230 East
Debbie Mulligan
Debbie Mulligan
Title: Admin. Assistant
Phone: (610) 957-6200
Office: Parrish 254 East
Carol Stuart
Carol Stuart
Title: Admin. Assistant
Phone: (610) 328-8242
Office: Parrish 212 East
Capital Giving
Kay Fairs
Kay Fairs
Title: Director, Capital Giving
Phone: (610) 957-6338
Office: Parrish 220
Anne Bonner
Anne Bonner
Title: Sr. Associate Director, Capital Giving
Phone: (610) 328-8629
Office: Parrish 208 East
Dierdre Konar
Dierdre Konar
Title: Associate Director, Capital Giving
Phone: (610) 328-8405
Office: Parrish 264 East
Susan Lathrop
Title: Associate Director, Capital Giving
>Phone: (610) 328-8002
Office: Parrish 204 East
Alex Unger
Alex Unger
Title: Associate Director, Capital Giving
Phone: (610) 690-5736
Office: Parrish 224 East
Sandy Byers
Sandy Byers
Title: Admin. Assistant, Capital Giving
Phone: (610) 690-5721
Office: Parrish 216 East
Corporate, Foundation, and Government Relations
Kenneth Dinitz '88
Kenneth Dinitz '88
Title: Director, CFGR
Phone: (610) 328-8625
Office: Parrish 218 East
Nadine Kolowrat
Nadine Kolowrat
Title: Associate Director, CFGR
Phone: (610) 328-8322
Office: Parrish 222 East
Tania Johnson
Tania Johnson
Title: Assistant Director, CFGR
Phone: (610) 690-5713
Office: Parrish 214 East
Debbie Thompson
Debbie Thompson
Title: Admin. Assistant, CFGR
Phone: (610) 690-6337
Office: Parrish 212 East
Development
Don Cooney
Don Cooney
Title: Interim Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations
Phone: (610) 328-8285
Office: Parrish 236C East
Mary Carr
Title: Admin. Assistant, Development
Phone: (610) 957-6132
Office: Parrish 236
Donor Relations
Melissa Pizarro
Melissa Pizarro
Title: Director, Donor Relations
Phone: (610) 957-6245
Office: Parrish 216 East
Nadine Kavanaugh
Title: Associate Director, Donor Relations
Phone: (610) 328-8184
Office: Parrish 226 East
Gift Planning
Michael Valoris
Michael Valoris
Title: Director, Gift Planning
Phone: (610) 328-8334
Office: Parrish 236 East
Patti Bender
Patti Bender
Title: Associate Director, Gift Planning
Phone: (610) 328-7677
Office: Parrish 236 East
Amanda Hrincevich
Amanda Hrincevich
Title: Gift Planning Administrator
Phone: (610) 328-8323
Office: Parrish 236 East
Research
Florence Ann Roberts
Florence Ann Roberts
Title: Director, Advancement Research
Phone: (610) 328-8292
Office: Parrish 228 East
Sara Gruner
Sara Gruner
Title: Research Analyst
Phone: (610) 690-5705
Office: Parrish N283
Barbara Fleming
Title: Research Associate/Writer
Phone: (610) 690-2065
Office: Parrish N282
Kay Watson
Title: Research Specialist
Phone: (610) 690-5719
Office: Parrish N281

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Web Ambassadors
Peter Akkies '12
Peter Akkies
Hometown: Laren, The Netherlands
Major/Minor: Honors Economics Major and Honors Political Science Minor
Sydney Adler '13
Sydni Adler
Hometown: Agoura Hills, CA
Major/Minor: Potential double-major in Music and Religion.
Ashley Banks '13
Ashley Banks
Hometown: Alpharetta, GA
Major/Minor: Major/Minor: Special Honors Major in Archaeology (based in Sociology/Anthrolpology)
Lily Austin '15
Lily Austin
Hometown: Springflield, PA
Major/Minor: Possible Special in Neuroscience
Jeff Davidson '12
Jeff Davidson
Hometown: Stroudsburg, PA
Major/Minor: Honors Political Science Major, Honors Statistics Minor, Course Public Policy Minor
Dylon Chow '12
Dylan Chow
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Major/Minor: Honors Mathematics Major, Honors History Minor
Brennan Klein '13
Brennan Klein
Hometown: Tucson, AZ
Major/Minor: Psychology and Cognitive Science
Chris Geissler '13
Chris Geissler
Hometown: Maplewood, NJ
Major/Minor: Honors Linguistics Major, Honors Minor Religion
Tianyu "Tom" Liu '12
Tianyu Tom Liu
Hometown: Collegeville, PA
Major/Minor: Biology and Public Policy (Premed)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annual and Parent Giving
Danielle Shepherd
Danielle Shepherd
Title: Director, Annual and Parent Giving
Phone: (610) 328-8009
Office: Parrish 232 East
Fritz Ward
Fritz Ward
Title: Associate Director, Annual and Parent Giving
Phone: (610) 328-8411
Office: Parrish 256 East
Kara McDonald
Kara McDonald
Title: Assistant Director, Annual Giving
Phone: (610) 690-8622
Office: Parrish 252 East
Alexandria Craig
Alexandria Craig
Title: Associate Director, Parent Giving
Phone: (610) 957-6220
Office: Parrish 230 East
Debbie Mulligan
Debbie Mulligan
Title: Admin. Assistant
Phone: (610) 957-6200
Office: Parrish 254 East
Carol Stuart
Carol Stuart
Title: Admin. Assistant
Phone: (610) 328-8242
Office: Parrish 212 East

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Swarthmore, PA 19081

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