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Yi Wei '21

Building Community

August 14th, 2018

The Chester Community Fellowship Program empowers students to make an impact on—and learn from—the community.

Lynne Steuerle Schofield '99

Statistician Lynne Steuerle Schofield '99 Receives National Teaching Award

August 13th, 2018

Schofield's recognition makes Swarthmore the only institution with more than one recipient of this award on its faculty.

Celia Caust-Ellenbogen '09

A Quaker Take on History

August 1st, 2018

Replete with historical treasures, Swarthmore’s Friends Historical Library provides not just a history of Quakers, but also hidden historical narratives.

Kimberly St. Julian-Varnon outside wearing sunglasses

A Life of the Mind

July 19th, 2018

From The Bulletin: Lessons from Kimberly St. Julian-Varnon '12's past inspire her teaching.

Rachel Buurma '99

Professor Rachel Buurma on False Dichotomy of Liberal and Vocational Education

July 18th, 2018

"In practice, people pursuing vocational education are learners, not only trainees, and liberal and vocational education are part of the same story," Buurma says.

Daniel Laurison '99

Listen: Sociologist Daniel Laurison '99 Explores Class, Social Mobility

July 2nd, 2018

"Class has a profound and deep effect on how our lives turn out," Laurison says, "no matter where we land."

Fireworks over Parrish Beach

ICYMI: Top 20 Web Stories of the Year

June 29th, 2018

From prestigious scholarships and athletic championships to Jeopardy! appearances and everything in between, the 2017-18 academic year provided more than its share of momentous and memorable occasions.

Tedi Asher '05

Tedi Asher '05: The Neuroscientist in the Art Museum

June 27th, 2018

At the Peabody Essex Museum, Asher applies the principles of neuroaesthetics to a reinstallation of the museum’s permanent collection.

Maria Aghazarian

6+ Books to Read This Summer

June 14th, 2018

Compiled by librarian Maria Aghazarian, the College's annual summer reading list highlights recommendations from faculty and staff members.

Nikhl Chopra '18

Ten Recent Alumni Receive Fulbright Grants

June 1st, 2018

Among the eight members of the Class of 2018 honored is Nikhil Chopra, a public health special major who received a grant to study substance use and mental health in India.

Educational Studies Professors Offer Own Department as Case Study for Engaged Scholarship

May 30th, 2018

Joseph Derrick Nelson, who co-presented with Sonya Chen '18, is one of six professors who spoke at a meeting of the American Educational Research Association.

Lynne Steuerle Schofield '99

Statistician Lynne Steuerle Schofield '99 Named Associate Provost of Faculty Diversity and Development

May 29th, 2018

Schofield’s research includes areas of mathematics, education, environmentalism, cognition, public health, and public policy.

Antoinette Monsio Sayeh '79

Swarthmore Welcomes New Members to College's Board of Managers

May 23rd, 2018

Five new members of the Board of Managers, including economist Antoinette Monsio Sayeh '79, were appointed at the Board's meeting in May.

Sarah Wolfolds '09

External Examiners to Lift Honors Program, Students

May 18th, 2018

Business economist Sarah Wolfolds '09 is one of more than 130 examiners from an array of institutions and fields coming to campus this weekend.

Kevin Lai '18

A Little Lunch Music

May 3rd, 2018

Parrish Parlor comes alive with the sound of music thanks to the Lunch Hour Concert Series.