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Last Senior Thesis Exhibitions in List Gallery Close Series with Intimate Other Worlds

Last Senior Thesis Exhibitions in List Gallery Close Series with Intimate Other Worlds

Elèna Ruyter ‘14, a studio art major with a minor in Islamic studies, considers herself an “artist-in-the-making” with interests in a variety of media.  Her painting show, “The Art of…

Coleman Donaldson Discusses the Social Life of Writing Systems

Coleman Donaldson Discusses the Social Life of Writing Systems

On April 22nd, the Linguistics Department welcomed Coleman Donaldson, a second year PhD candidate in Educational Linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania. His talk, “The Social Life of Post-Colonial and…

First Four Senior Thesis Exhibitions in List Gallery Range in Theme and Form

First Four Senior Thesis Exhibitions in List Gallery Range in Theme and Form

April 10th marked the beginning of the annual Senior Thesis Exhibition Series at the List Gallery, where senior Studio Art majors get the chance to display their talents to the…

Culture Plus: Game of Thrones Doubles Down on Sexual Violence

Culture Plus: Game of Thrones Doubles Down on Sexual Violence

When I called last week’s episode of Game of Thrones shocking and lamented the added sexual violence, I was not issuing a challenge. Unfortunately, this week the show went one…

Documentary Screening and Panel Help Climate Change Issues Hit Home

Documentary Screening and Panel Help Climate Change Issues Hit Home

“The fact that I bought recycled napkins, cups, and plates for this event has not mitigated climate catastrophe,” said Melissa Tier ‘14 at last Thursday’s screening of “Years of Living…

16 Feet Spring Concert

16 Feet Spring Concert

Swatties Gather in Sci 1o1 for 16 Feet’s Sring Concert featuring OwlCappella from Temple University.   Click here to open the gallery.     Photos by Martin Froger-Silva ’16/The Daily Gazette.…

Urinetown: Photo Gallery

Urinetown: Photo Gallery

Urinetown: The Musical opened last week with outstanding performances and plenty of laughs. For more, click here Click here to open the gallery. Photos courtesy of Martin Froger-Silva ’16  …

Urinetown Cast Takes The Plunge, Delivers Proudly Off-Beat Performance

Urinetown Cast Takes The Plunge, Delivers Proudly Off-Beat Performance

Swarthmore’s spring musical, Urinetown, is odd. It’s a show that almost purposefully eludes description, choosing to be a highly original musical that mocks (while completely outstripping) a parade of classic…

LARP Preview: Anonymous Book and Key Member Warns of Things to Come

LARP Preview: Anonymous Book and Key Member Warns of Things to Come

In the aftermath of last month’s mysterious chalkings, a member of the elusive Book and Key society reached out to us. He chose to remain anonymous and will be referred…

Culture Plus: Game of Thrones’s Sexual Violence Problem

Culture Plus: Game of Thrones’s Sexual Violence Problem

Spoiler warning: this article discusses events of Game of Thrones up to and including the episode aired Sunday, 4/13/14. Sunday night’s episode of Game of Thrones closed with a shocking…