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Muslim Student Adviser Petition Presented to Dean Rodriguez

Muslim Student Adviser Petition Presented to Dean Rodriguez

Yesterday, students Asma Noray ’17, Dylan Okabe-Jawdat ’17, and Salman Safir ’16, along with Religious and Spiritual Life Adviser Joyce Tompkins and Muslim Student Adviser Ailya Vajid ’09, presented a…

StuCo Report: Genderfuck, Constitution, StuCo Retreat

StuCo Report: Genderfuck, Constitution, StuCo Retreat

Genderfuck StuCo began the meeting with a recap of Genderfuck. Josh Hallquist ‘14 solicited feedback on the party, the Paris is Burning screening, and the ASAP [Abuse & Sexual Assault…

The Swatter: April 21-28

The Swatter: April 21-28

Theft/Interior/Buildings Date: Monday, April 21 Time: 12:19 p.m. Location: Delta Upsilon Fraternity House Synopsis: Public Safety received a report from a Swarthmore student about the theft of their phone, sweatshirt, and keys from within…

The Week in Pictures: Ride the Tide, Bell Sing, and Senior Thesis Shows

The Week in Pictures: Ride the Tide, Bell Sing, and Senior Thesis Shows

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StuCo Report: Genderfuck, Student Government, & LSE

StuCo Report: Genderfuck, Student Government, & LSE

Genderfuck Social Affairs Committee (SAC) Co-Chair Josh Hallquist ’14 began the meeting by talking about Genderfuck planning for next weekend. SAC has been encouraging RAs to be more proactive about providing…

Queer Histories of Swarthmore Panel Reexamines the College’s Complex Past

Queer Histories of Swarthmore Panel Reexamines the College’s Complex Past

Part of the sesquicentennial celebration, “Queer Histories of Swarthmore” featured alumni and current students’ personal experiences at Swarthmore and reminded audience members of the power of queer narratives in reshaping…

The Swatter: April 7-14

The Swatter: April 7-14

Criminal Mischief Date: Monday, April 7 Time: 12:15 p.m. Location: Crum Meadow Synopsis: Public Safety received a report via email regarding several bird feeders that had been vandalized. The bird feeders were placed in…

Ailya Vajid’s Role in Flux, Interfaith Community Seeking Sustainable Muslim Student Adviser Position

Ailya Vajid’s Role in Flux, Interfaith Community Seeking Sustainable Muslim Student Adviser Position

Although Ailya Vajid ‘09 knew entering the semester that she was only guaranteed to stay for six months, she was optimistic and hoped that her role could continue for longer.…

StuCo Report: Constitution in Progress, LSE Funding

StuCo Report: Constitution in Progress, LSE Funding

Constitution StuCo is still working on drafting and, ultimately, ratifying a new constitution. As work on the constitution continues, StuCo will hold another open meeting during the week. LSE Funding…

No Lack of Entrepreneurial Spirit at the Lax Conference

No Lack of Entrepreneurial Spirit at the Lax Conference

Swarthmore may not have a business major, but it has the annual Lax Conference on Entrepreneurship. This year’s conference, held on April 5th, included traditional alumni speeches and discussion groups.…