Robert McGreevey '98

Historian Robert McGreevey '98 Named Teacher of the Year for NJ Studies

March 7th, 2012

McGreevey credits his professors at Swarthmore, especially James C. Hormel Professor in Social Justice Marjorie Murphy, as inspirations. Read More: Historian Robert McGreevey '98 Named Teacher of the Year for NJ Studies

Robinson Hollister

Swarthmore Alum, Professor Discuss Concept of Program Evaluation

January 1st, 2011

Andy Feldman '96 interviews Robinson Hollister, the Joseph Wharton Professor of Economics, on his GovInnovator blog. Read More: Swarthmore Alum, Professor Discuss Concept of Program Evaluation

Mary E. Blair '05

American Museum of Natural History's Mary Blair '05 Blogs for NY Times

January 1st, 2011

As part of her work, Blair is traveling to Vietnam in search of primates called slow lorises. Read More: American Museum of Natural History's Mary Blair '05 Blogs for NY Times

Schwartz and Monterosso

Gray Matter's Gray Area: Professor Barry Schwartz and John Monterosso '92 Examine Moral Responsibility

January 1st, 2011

Swarthmore Professor Barry Schwartz and USC Professor and Swarthmore Alumnus John Monterosso '92 investigate the practice of assigning culpability for certain actions to the human brain as opposed to holding individuals responsible. Read More: Gray Matter's Gray Area: Professor Barry Schwartz and John Monterosso '92 Examine Moral Responsibility

David Kennedy

David Kennedy '80 Discusses Work on Youth Gun Violence and "Ceasefire"

January 1st, 2011

At the core of the approach, which Kennedy developed with academics and police officials while working at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, was a strategy for dealing with gang members that relied on delivering a forceful message that gun violence would no longer be tolerated in the community. Read More: David Kennedy '80 Discusses Work on Youth Gun Violence and "Ceasefire"