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Sager Preview: The Boundaries of Queer

Want to know more about orgasms or watch a unique performance featuring two Sri Lankan Tamil queer women? That's right, it's time for the 20th Sager Symposium, an annual series…

College Corner: Max Trescott ’78 Named National Certified Flight Instructor of the Year

College Corner: Max Trescott ’78 Named National Certified Flight Instructor of the Year

Max Trescott was named the 2008 National Certified Flight Instructor of the Year. He graduated from Swarthmore in 1978 with a degree in psychology and in 1979 with a degree…

WA Program Hosts 3rd Annual Student-Faculty Dialogue

Students and faculty gathered in the Schuer room last night to discuss writing assignments in an event sponsored by the WA program. This third annual student-faculty dialogue, centered on questions…

College Corner with Professor Dominic Tierney

Swatties who have been lotteried out of one of Professor Dominic Tierney’s classes know about his popularity. The Daily Gazette chatted with this political science professor in his office about…

DU Holds Open Discussion On Preventing Sexual Violence

How can brotherhoods create a space where men can talk openly about sexual violence? This was one of the issues broached on Wednesday night at DU’s open discussion on the…

Lecture: Zones of Peace in El Salvador

Dr. Selena Sermeno has witnessed first-hand the devastation caused by the civil war in El Salvador. On Wednesday, Sermeno spoke to Swarthmore students about the Zones of Peace initiative in…

Dr. King and Prayer Pilgrimage: Ralph Roy ’50

In part two of the Daily Gazette's interview with civil rights activist Ralph Roy '50, Roy discusses his experiences ministering in an African-American church, meeting Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.,…

Swarthmore and Civil Rights: An Interview with Ralph Roy ’50

Swarthmore and Civil Rights: An Interview with Ralph Roy ’50

The Daily Gazette had a chat with Ralph Roy ’50 on his experiences with the Race Relations Committee at Swarthmore, his acquaintance with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and being…

New Islamic Studies and Arabic Minor Emerges

Swarthmore will soon have a new minor: Islamic Studies and Arabic. Though the requirements for the minor are still being finalized, they will be interdisciplinary and include rudimentary knowledge of…

Seniors Win Swarthmore Book Collection Contest

Jake Brunkard ’08, Mark Kharas ’08, and Trude Raizen ’08 are this year’s winners of the A. Edward Newton student book collection competition. Swarthmore’s Newton competition is the oldest college…

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