Students Kick Off New Year with Traditional Screening of The Graduate

Alisa Giardinelli

Students Kick Off New Year with
Traditional Screening of The Graduate

by Alisa Giardinelli
09/06/2007

As the opening bars of Simon & Garfunkel's "Scarborough Fair" loft through Lang Concert Hall, the whoops, clapping, and screams of Swarthmore students begin. Each Sunday night before the start of fall classes, students flock to a screening of the 1967 classic The Graduate, a popular tradition that serves as a last hurrah before classes and also as a way to christen the new school year. more