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Culture Plus: Violence, Love, and Beauty

Culture Plus: Violence, Love, and Beauty

I have recently found myself thinking a lot about violence. After seeing Mercury Fur last week and spending the weekend talking…

Swattie Seeks Slumber: McCabe Third

Swattie Seeks Slumber: McCabe Third

Studies show–or TV tells me that studies show–that you spend one third of your life sleeping. For so much of the…

News

Class of 2019 A Success For Admissions

Class of 2019 A Success For Admissions

A week after Ride the Tide, the 950 students the College admitted into its Class…

Swarthmore Students Rake in Scholarships, Fellowships

Swarthmore Students Rake in Scholarships, Fellowships

A number of Swarthmore students are offered prestigious scholarships and fellowships each year, and 2015…

Students React to New Diversity Peer Advisors Program

Students React to New Diversity Peer Advisors Program

On March 16, applications for the new Diversity Peer Advisor (DPA) program opened, asking students…

Opinion

Editor’s Note: One Last Editorial

Editor’s Note: One Last Editorial

Today is the last day of publishing at The Daily Gazette. As another year draws to a close, we on the Editorial Board decided to take some time…

The Drawbacks of Drones

The Drawbacks of Drones

Recently, the Obama administration confessed that an American citizen was inadvertently killed as the result of a drone strike in Pakistan. The killing rightfully sparked much outrage in…

The Most Important Current Conflict You Haven’t Heard Of

The Most Important Current Conflict You Haven’t Heard Of

The headlines are always full of Middle Eastern conflict — it’s difficult for the average Swat student to play close attention. However, there is one active conflict that…

What I Wish I Knew Before Coming to Swarthmore

What I Wish I Knew Before Coming to Swarthmore

Dear Accepted Students, I want to start off by saying congratulations! You should be incredibly proud of your acceptance to this school.  After the tiresome college application process,…

BREAKING: Department of Sociology & Anthropology Urges Board to Divest

BREAKING: Department of Sociology & Anthropology Urges Board to Divest

We appreciate that as a Board, you are wrestling with the ways forward for Swarthmore with regard to the College’s investment in fossil fuels, reduction of our carbon…


Voices
Rhythm n’ Motion: A Senior Reflection

Rhythm n’ Motion: A Senior Reflection

Standing in the wings, my heart beats like a drum in my chest. The swell of noise laps at me like waves at shore and I find myself…

If Erik Myers Wrote the Swatter

If Erik Myers Wrote the Swatter

This writer was assigned to write the Swatter. There was never any promise of adventure, of mischief, of sin. And yet, what follows was utterly inevitable. Tuesday 3/24…

Sports

Sports Roundup: April 20 – 26

Sports Roundup: April 20 – 26

Women’s and Men’s Golf Golf Wins Widener Invitational by 18 Strokes: 4/20/2015 SPRINGFIELD, Pa. – Highlighted by senior captain Andrew Park‘s 2-under-par 69,…

Sports Roundup: April 8 – 15

Sports Roundup: April 8 – 15

Mens’ Baseball 4/8/2015  – John Lim Named ECAC South Region Player of the Week ANBURY, Conn. – Junior John Lim of…

Week in Pictures: Women’s Tennis vs. Ursinus College, Women’s Tennis vs. Franklin & Marshall College

Week in Pictures: Women’s Tennis vs. Ursinus College, Women’s Tennis vs. Franklin & Marshall College

This past week at Swarthmore College: Women’s Tennis vs. Ursinus College Women’s Tennis vs. Franklin & Marshall College Click here to…

Sports Roundup: March 8-17

Sports Roundup: March 8-17

Baseball 3/9/15 v. Hiram College — 1-1 The Swarthmore College baseball team went 1-1 against Hiram College (2-2) on Tuesday, March…