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Aneesa Andrabi ’16: My Summer with the Butchers of Pakistan — Part 2

Aneesa Andrabi ’16: My Summer with the Butchers of Pakistan — Part 2

This is the second article in a two-part series detailing Aneesa Andrabi ’16′s work this summer in Pakistan. Her experiences were funded by the Summer Social Action Award (s2a2)…

Aneesa Andrabi ’16: My Summer with the Butchers of Pakistan — Part 1

Aneesa Andrabi ’16: My Summer with the Butchers of Pakistan — Part 1

This is the first article in a two-part series detailing Aneesa Andrabi ’16′s work this summer in Pakistan. Her experiences were funded by the Summer Social Action Award (s2a2)…

News

The Swatter: October 20-26

The Swatter: October 20-26

Vehicle Accident Date: Monday October 20 Time: 9:50pm Location: Barn Synopsis: Public Safety responded to…

Race to Action’s New Initiative Drives Conversations on Cultural Appropriation

Race to Action’s New Initiative Drives Conversations on Cultural Appropriation

Race to Action, a new student group known on campus for organizing the Ferguson Remembrance…

Swarthmore Helps Carry the Weight in National Day of Action

Swarthmore Helps Carry the Weight in National Day of Action

ASAP sponsored a project that began this Wednesday in solidarity with a piece of performance…

Opinion

Politics Explained: Midterm Elections Update

Politics Explained: Midterm Elections Update

I last wrote on the 2014 midterm elections almost two months ago, and since then a lot has changed in a number of Senate races; however, my bigger…

Speak 2 Swatties: Sharing Struggles

Speak 2 Swatties: Sharing Struggles

Letter submitted by Evan Rosenberg ’15. Dear Swarthmore, I go to CAPS. I started going midway through last semester. I struggled through two bouts of depression, one in…

Speak 2 Swatties: Finding Gratitude in Strife

I’m always a little taken aback when I tell someone that I have Tourette Syndrome, and in response receive a sentence full of condoling words or apologetic body…

A Case Against the Collection Committee

A Case Against the Collection Committee

Let me take you back to your First Collection. Even as darkness creeps into the amphitheater, you listen intently to your peers as they share pieces of their…

The March Of The People

The March Of The People

At 12:58 PM in the streets of midtown Manhattan, the four hundred thousand people around me ceased their cheers, put down their signs, stopped their march, and fell perfectly silent.…


Arts & Features

Swat Visually: The Temptation to Transfer

Swat Visually: The Temptation to Transfer

For me, it was sophomore fall. Coming back to an insane course load, a gaggle of extracurriculars, and a double in…

Guys and Dolls Reimagined in Staged Concert Performance

Guys and Dolls Reimagined in Staged Concert Performance

This weekend, a group of students and faculty will be performing a concert staging of Guys and Dolls, the widely popular…

2 Girls 1 Column: The Ultimate Playlust

2 Girls 1 Column: The Ultimate Playlust

This week we have two different takes on an ancient art form. We’re talking about the crafting of the perfect sex…

10 Things: Fall Outerwear

10 Things: Fall Outerwear

The weather’s been turning colder and the leaves are turning a gorgeous red. It’s that time of the year to bust…

Little Dragon: Feed Your Inner Hipster

Little Dragon: Feed Your Inner Hipster

Little Dragon sounds like little you’ve heard before: if Google Translate could provide a musical interpretation of the word “quirky,” it…

Sports

Sports Roundup: September 4-23

Sports Roundup: September 4-23

Women’s Soccer 9/6/14 v. Wesley — W 4-1 Senior Emma Sindelar matched two program records by recording a goal and adding an assist…

Week In Pictures: Lectures, Rooftops, and Soccer

Week In Pictures: Lectures, Rooftops, and Soccer

This week at Swarthmore: Art History Lecture, Film Screening, and unusual look at Swat’s green roofs, and both men’s and women’s…

Sports Roundup: August 30-September 3

Men’s Soccer 8/30/14 vs. Penn State Abington—W 1-0 Sophomore Ryan Meuth found the back of the net for the first time…

SAAC Launches #RiseUp Campaign

SAAC Launches #RiseUp Campaign

Swarthmore’s Athletics department has a new campaign called Rise Up, designed to promote diversity and inclusivity within the athletics community and…