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Guardians of the Galaxy: a delightful departure from standard superhero fare

Guardians of the Galaxy: a delightful departure from standard superhero fare

When talking about Guardians of the Galaxy, fans and critics have stressed just how different it is from its Marvel predecessors. It has an aggressively light tone, an intergalactic setting…

The DG’s Guide to Dorms 2014

The DG’s Guide to Dorms 2014

So you’ve just gotten your dorm assignment. You’re no doubt in a frenzy exchanging nervous and polite messages with your roommate, Facebook stalking your soon-to-be hallmates, and attempting to judge…

It’s Summer Time — Let’s Go On Tinder

It’s Summer Time — Let’s Go On Tinder

With finals and graduation well behind us, many students are off attempting to change the world one sharpened pencil and answered call at a time. But while internships, summer jobs,…

The Week in Pictures: Commencement Weekend

The Week in Pictures: Commencement Weekend

Click here to open the gallery. Photos by Martin Froger-Silva ’16.     “The Week in Pictures” is a weekly photo spread of life at Swarthmore College put together by…

The Week in Pictures: End of the Year Multimedia Spread

The Week in Pictures: End of the Year Multimedia Spread

Click here to open the gallery. Photos by Elena Ruyter ’14 of the Daily Gazette.   Click here to open the gallery. Photos by Elena Ruyter ’14 of the Daily…

Fan Fiction at Swarthmore: Two Students Share Their Experiences

Fan Fiction at Swarthmore: Two Students Share Their Experiences

Once considered the domain of only the most secretive of nerds, their taped-up glasses sliding down their noses as they stare into glowing green computer screens, fan fiction has recently…

Peter Pan Captures the Joy of Childhood

Peter Pan Captures the Joy of Childhood

Nostalgic Swatties in the mood to forget about upcoming finals can look to Peter Pan, playing this weekend at the Frear Theater. The show, Katie Goldman ‘14’s directorial thesis, takes on…

Faith and Spirituality at Swarthmore: Amie Chou ’15 on Travel and Meditation

Faith and Spirituality at Swarthmore: Amie Chou ’15 on Travel and Meditation

In this, the fourth installment of The Daily Gazette series “Faith and Spirituality at Swarthmore,” Amie Chou ’15 discusses her introduction to meditation at a Buddhist monastery and the way…

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…