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Following Swat Hillel’s Lead, Vassar Chapter Becomes Second Open Hillel

Following Swat Hillel’s Lead, Vassar Chapter Becomes Second Open Hillel

Yesterday, the Vassar Jewish Union (VJU), a chapter of Hillel International, declared itself an Open Hillel. They became the second Hillel in the nation to do so, following Swarthmore’s chapter.…

CamCo (formerly StuCo) Report: “Action Steps”

CamCo (formerly StuCo) Report: “Action Steps”

After extensive reorganization and re-branding, in addition to recent elections, student government resumed its work in Parrish Parlors last Sunday. Co-president Elena Schlessinger ’15 opened this semester’s first Campus Council…

Former StuCo President Jared Solomon ‘01 Eyes PA House Seat

Former StuCo President Jared Solomon ‘01 Eyes PA House Seat

Jared Solomon ’01, currently running to represent the 202nd District in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, is ready to earn his spot amongst the list of Swarthmore alumni in politics.…

The Week in Pictures: Fulbright, South Pacific in Concert and Screw Your Roommate

The Week in Pictures: Fulbright, South Pacific in Concert and Screw Your Roommate

Alex Anderson '13 speaks on Fulbright Program ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 9 Alex Anderson '13 returns to Swarthmore to talk to students on being accepted to the…

Cornel West and Robert George at Swarthmore: Gallery

Cornel West and Robert George at Swarthmore: Gallery

1 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 10 Members of the Swarthmore Community and beyond line up outside the Friends Meeting House to see Professors Cornel West and Robert…

The Swatter: February 3-10

The Swatter: February 3-10

Suspicious Odor Date: Monday, February 3 Time: 9:30-9:39 a.m. Location: Science Center Synopsis: Faculty reported a strong odor of exhaust in the area of the Math department at the Science Center. Officers and Facilities…

Friday Chatter: 2-14-14

WEATHER: Partly Cloudy I used to have a fear High of 38 degrees Of hurdles Low of 27 degrees Then I got over it! SHARPLES: Breakfast – 7:30am – 9:30am…

Students Share Mixed Responses to George/West Collection

Students Share Mixed Responses to George/West Collection

Robert George/Cornel West Highlights + Reactions from The Daily Gazette on Vimeo. Robert George ‘77 and Cornel West’s collection on Monday, hosted by the Institute for the Liberal Arts, culminated…

Thursday Chatter: 2-13-14

WEATHER: Snow then rain Where does a snowman High of 37 degrees Keep his money? Low of 29 degrees In a snow bank! SHARPLES: Breakfast – 7:30am – 9:30am Eggs…

President Chopp Co-Publishes Collection of Essays, Seeks to Justify and Defend Liberal Arts

President Chopp Co-Publishes Collection of Essays, Seeks to Justify and Defend Liberal Arts

Last December, President Rebecca Chopp and Haverford President Daniel Weiss, along with consultant Susan Frost, published Remaking College: Innovation and the Liberal Arts. A collection of essays written by current college…