Watch: Nina Harris
Violence Prevention Educator and Advocate
Watch: Beth Pitts
Associate Director of Public Safety for Investigations
Watch: David Ramirez
Director of Counseling and Psychological Services
These are some of the many action steps
identified and undertaken to improve and assure the safety of every member of the Swarthmore community. More
Director of Worth Health Center and SMARTeam Advisor Beth Kotarski is one of several confidential campus resources.
The student-organized Clothesline Project is part of a national effort to raise awareness about gender-based violence and sexual assault.
Self Defense Classes
Director of Public Safety Mike Hill leads Rape Aggression Defense classes, which students can take for credit, several times during the year.
"By working together as a community, we will continue to strive towards creating a harassment free environment for everyone," says Dean of Students Liz Braun.
Swarthmore College is committed to creating and fostering a learning and living environment that is free of sexual misconduct, discrimination, and harassment of any kind. If you or someone you know is the victim/survivor of sexual misconduct, you are strongly encouraged to seek assistance from one or more of the resources available, both here and off-campus.
If you need to get help now [pdf], contact Public Safety on-campus at x8333 or 610-328-8333. We all have a role to play in making sure Swarthmore is a safe, caring, and supportive environment for all students.