Join us!
Home » Archives by category » Arts & Features (Page 5)

Sharples: The Musical Dishes Out Humor, Romance, and Songs about Pasta Bar

Sharples: The Musical Dishes Out Humor, Romance, and Songs about Pasta Bar

This weekend students can catch a musical performed in Olde Club about the ups and downs of a true Swarthmore staple: good old Sharples Dining Hall. The play focuses on…

Swat Visually: Where Students Feel Unsafe on Campus

Swat Visually: Where Students Feel Unsafe on Campus

As a precursor, I would like to point out some major flaws in this week’s data (I’m sorry, is my Anthropology major showing?): 1. There were only 47 responses 2.…

Broken Hearted Dreamer | The V Word

Broken Hearted Dreamer | The V Word

We’ve all been there. Whether we are wondering about an outfit, a paper we are working on, or a potential love interest, we all have those times where we need…

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance): The Last Movie You Will Ever Need to See

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance): The Last Movie You Will Ever Need to See

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) is one of the few works of media to have left me in stunned silence. First off, if you’re a cinephile, stop reading…

Newsies: The Kings of New York (and everywhere else)

Newsies: The Kings of New York (and everywhere else)

“Each generation must, at the height of its power, step aside and invite the young to share the day. You have laid claim to our world, and I believe the…

K.I.N.K: The One Where We Discuss BDSM

K.I.N.K: The One Where We Discuss BDSM

Welcome to the third installment of K.I.N.K. (Katharsis In New Krevices?), where we’ll be introducing BDSM. There are so many different terms for navigating power dynamics! Submissive, dominant, top, bottom,…

Getting Serious about Funny Business: Robert Mankoff on Cartoons and Psychology

Getting Serious about Funny Business: Robert Mankoff on Cartoons and Psychology

“The good news about being seventy is that things could be worse. The bad news is that they will be.” As cartoon editor at the The New Yorker magazine, it’s…

Jessie J’s “Sweet Talker” Makes Me Want to Bang Bang Out of the Room

Jessie J’s “Sweet Talker” Makes Me Want to Bang Bang Out of the Room

Jessie J is one of the most talented pop vocalists of our time, yet she hasn’t cracked the US market. She’s a star in the UK, where she was a…

Danielle Greenberg ’15 Returns to Roots in Hobbs Art Show

Danielle Greenberg ’15 Returns to Roots in Hobbs Art Show

Drawing inspiration from the Dutch Masters, childhood toys, and a trip to Colombia, Danielle Greenberg ’15 works surrounded by her vibrant oil paintings in her hall lounge-cum-improvised workshop. As an…

Week in Pictures: Lectures, Origami, Concert, and Sports!

Week in Pictures: Lectures, Origami, Concert, and Sports!

This past week at Swarthmore College: Guys and Dolls in live concert, students make origami, women’s volleyball and soccer play against Haverford, and more! Click here to open the gallery.…