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Dawn Porter '88 H'21

Documentary Filmmaker

Dawn Porter '88

“I am curious about people, and I know that love of curiosity was encouraged and fostered at Swarthmore. And I can't imagine myself learning or having those formative experiences in any other place. I think a lot about the world right now and about what I want my contributions to be. The work that I do I hope fosters some understanding of some of the more complicated problems that we're all experiencing. So I think there's no place that I would rather have been trained and supported and encouraged that than in our beautiful campus.

“I want everyone to know that this very, very special place. It is not an accident that a culture of respect and learning is fostered at the College. Read more.