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Week in Pictures: Artist installation, Jeff Chang, Cookies, and Divestment!

Week in Pictures: Artist installation, Jeff Chang, Cookies, and Divestment!

This past week at Swarthmore College: Artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh came to Swarthmore to set up an installation and give a talk as part of her project “Stop Telling Women To Smile”,…

Campus Climate Committee Holds Open Discussions

Campus Climate Committee Holds Open Discussions

This past Tuesday, the Campus Climate Committee convened the first of two scheduled campus-wide discussions on how to move forward with the campus’ sustainability initiative. These meetings aim to solidify…

NASA Panel Brings Critical Discussion of Diversity

NASA Panel Brings Critical Discussion of Diversity

The recently-revitalized Native American Students Association (NASA) has augmented its campus presence this semester with a calendar of events planned for Native History Month. NASA was re-chartered last year after a…

The Swatter: November 10-17

The Swatter: November 10-17

Vehicle Accident Date: Monday, November 10 Time: 2:55 pm Location: Hallowell Residence Hall Synopsis: Public Safety received a report from a Swarthmore resident student about a vehicle accident that occured…

Jeff Chang: How We See Race, Historically, Today, and in 2042

Jeff Chang: How We See Race, Historically, Today, and in 2042

2042: the year  U.S. Census Bureau projects that America’s white population will become the minority. Over the past few years, the majority-minority in America has been evolving. For example, in…

“This is Radio, Dammit, Pay Attention”: An Interview with Bill Siemering — Part Two

“This is Radio, Dammit, Pay Attention”: An Interview with Bill Siemering — Part Two

In part two of this interview with Bill Siemering, National Public Radio’s first Director of Programming, President of Developing Radio Partners, and a recipient of the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius grant,”…

BREAKING: Swarthmore’s Largest Financial Advisor Willing to Assist in Divestment, MJ Calls for Board of Managers Action

BREAKING: Swarthmore’s Largest Financial Advisor Willing to Assist in Divestment, MJ Calls for Board of Managers Action

Yesterday, Swarthmore’s largest financial advisor, Cambridge Associates, announced that it would actively assist institutional investors in implementing fossil fuel divestment. For the first time, the door to fossil free investment…

Live Tweet – The Right to Education in Palestine

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“This is Radio, Dammit, Pay Attention”: An Interview with Bill Siemering — Part One

“This is Radio, Dammit, Pay Attention”: An Interview with Bill Siemering — Part One

Bill Siemering, National Public Radio’s first Director of Programming, President of Developing Radio Partners, and a recipient of the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius grant,” will be visiting campus this Wednesday to…

StuGov Report: LSE, Study Breaks, and Committee Appointments

StuGov Report: LSE, Study Breaks, and Committee Appointments

StuGov met on November 16th, 2014 to discuss the next round of committee appointments, budgetary issues, and other plans for spring semester. Regarding the committee appointments, a large round of…