March 27th, 2020
During the COVD-19 pandemic, Rod ’67 and Dorothy Woods Chronister ’66 are doing their part by joining volunteers from their church in Manchester, N.H., to prepare lunches for community members in need.
February 28th, 2020
As part of Swarthmore’s yearlong Celebration of Black Excellence, five alumni instrumental in establishing the College's Black Cultural Center returned to campus 50 years later to discuss their efforts.
February 24th, 2020
At the February meeting of the Board of Managers, 11 faculty members were approved for promotion.
Seven faculty members received tenure and promotion to associate professor:
February 26th, 2020
Laurison recently sat down to discuss his upcoming book on how campaign professionals shape politics (or not); how class position affects one’s vote; the Pennsylvania Participation Project, his examination of why so many people feel disconnected from politics; the Bernie Sanders surge; and more.
February 10th, 2020
It is a recognition the College has held for more than 10 years.
February 10th, 2020
Curry had previously been nominated for last year’s A Night at the Garden, as well as Street Fight (2006) and If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front 2012.
January 21st, 2020
President Valerie Smith will award honorary degrees to neuroscientist Adele Diamond ’74, African American cultural historian Saidiya Hartman, and media executive David T. Linde ’82 at Swarthmore College’s 148th Commencement on May 24. In addition, approximately 400 undergraduates will receive degrees at the ceremony in Scott Amphitheater.
January 23rd, 2020
Hosted by Wall Street Journal bureau chief Ben Fritz ’99, Bryce Mick '21 spent his externship week at the paper’s West Coast office.
December 11th, 2019
The Chorus, celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, will perform its annual winter concerts this Friday and Saturday on Swarthmore's campus.
October 18th, 2019
Jessica Schleider ’12 explains her research on depression and anxiety in children and adolescents while explaining how youth mental health interventions work.
December 2nd, 2019
This student-driven and interdisciplinary work, featuring Shelby Billups '20 in the titular role, will premiere in Lang Concert Hall on Friday, Dec. 6 at 8 p.m.
November 14th, 2019
The event will bring together dozens of scholars from around the region and feature a keynote from program alumna Jayanti Owens ’06, now a professor at Brown University.
October 25th, 2019
Here, Swarthmore students and alumni reflect on how their classes have had a significant impact on their academic and professional journeys.
October 29th, 2019
Alumni, parents, and friends gathered recently in New York City for “Liberal Arts Lives: Swarthmore in Fashion, featuring a conversation with Joseph Altuzarra ’05, Cindi Leive ’88, and Cathy Polinsky ’99 about the intersections of fashion, technology, and the liberal arts.