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Broken Hearted Dreamer: Invisible Disabilities, Visible Service Dogs

Broken Hearted Dreamer: Invisible Disabilities, Visible Service Dogs

By now, you might have seen the new furry addition to Swat in the flesh. Extremely tall and lanky, covered in black curly hair from nose to tail, Barney Desmond…

Selma Captures the Energy of a Revolution

Selma Captures the Energy of a Revolution

Covering just three months in the summer of 1965, Selma takes place in the eponymous Alabama city that organizers declare the “next great battle.” It’s here that Dr. King and…

Chalk It Up: College Gymnastics 101

Chalk It Up: College Gymnastics 101

For gymnastics fans, January means only one thing: NCAA gymnastics. In my past few articles, I’ve talked about elite gymnasts and their goals of getting to the Olympics. College gymnastics…

Freedom and Flight: Ai Weiwei at Alcatraz

Freedom and Flight: Ai Weiwei at Alcatraz

Ai Weiwei is an established contemporary Chinese artist and prominent social activist. His work often serves as social and political criticism, particularly of the Chinese government. He created @Large: Ai…

Culture Plus: The Newsroom Stumbles on Campus Rape

Culture Plus: The Newsroom Stumbles on Campus Rape

In July 2012, I saw my grocery store on HBO. I was watching The Newsroom, like the dedicated Aaron Sorkin fan I was at the time, and there it was:…

Photos: Senior Company 2014 Presents “Earthquakes in London” by Mike Bartlett

Photos: Senior Company 2014 Presents “Earthquakes in London” by Mike Bartlett

Click here to open the gallery. All photos taken by Martin Froger-Silva ’16/The Daily Gazette. …

Earthquakes in London: A Frenzied Exploration of Environment and Humanity

Earthquakes in London: A Frenzied Exploration of Environment and Humanity

What do you do when you’re afraid to go out, but scared to stay in? That you’re “stuck in this flat that the walls are moving in on and everything…

Swat Visually: Feel Good Playlist and Final Reflections

Swat Visually: Feel Good Playlist and Final Reflections

Just like that the semester is at a close. With hardly any idea how it happened, we have all found ourselves drowning in assignments, essays, finals, and group projects that…

Chalk It Up: Aly Raisman’s Kick Ass Comeback

Chalk It Up: Aly Raisman’s Kick Ass Comeback

Two time Olympic champion Aly Raisman is officially back. Monday, USA Gymnastics released a video of Raisman training and discussing her comeback. Gymnastics fans everywhere rejoiced. Raisman, captain of the 2012…

March with Ferguson: Swatties go to Philly

March with Ferguson: Swatties go to Philly

Before Thanksgiving, Swarthmore students travelled to Philadelphia to march in honor of Michael Brown. Here are some photos. Click here to open the gallery.…