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Seven Experts Lead Swarthmore Sustainability Charrette

Seven Experts Lead Swarthmore Sustainability Charrette

Click here to open the gallery. This past Wednesday and Thursday, Swarthmore witnessed a historic moment. Seven of the United States’ top experts in sustainability gathered, along with a collection…

Participants Respond to Sustainability Charrette

Participants Respond to Sustainability Charrette

Last week, Swarthmore hosted a Sustainability Charrette, a discussion about sustainability and the future of the college with members of the Swarthmore community and seven of the United States’ top…

Forum For Free Speech: Too Much Money to Handle?

Forum For Free Speech: Too Much Money to Handle?

The Forum for Free Speech (FFS) is currently on track to end the year with an estimated budget surplus of $7,500. Last semester, FFS funded 12 events for costs totaling…

Externships on Both Coasts Challenge, Delight

Externships on Both Coasts Challenge, Delight

Swarthmore externships are perhaps one of the most unique experiences one can pursue as a Swattie. Externships are week-long internships or shadowing opportunities with Swarthmore alumni (or others associated with…

Peripeteia Hosts Discussion on Love, Romance, and Attraction

Peripeteia Hosts Discussion on Love, Romance, and Attraction

On Tuesday, Peripeteia hosted a Prelude Series discussion on Love, Romance and Attraction. Professor Vince Formica from the Biology Department, Professor Farha Ghannam from the Anthropology Department and Professor Andrew…

Third Annual LARP Brings “The Crossways” to Campus

Third Annual LARP Brings “The Crossways” to Campus

The Crossways, Swarthmore’s third annual Swarthmore live action role play (LARP) will take place on campus on Saturday, April 4. Written by Josh Ginzberg ’15, Jacob Collard ‘15, Jeffrey Moore…

The Swatter: February 9-15

The Swatter: February 9-15

Suspicious Odor Date: February 9, 2015 Time: 3:32 pm Location: Woolman Residence Hall Synopsis: Public Safety received information about the theft of an A-frame sign from Bond Lot between Worth…

Livetweet – “Meet Me on the Margins: Redefining Progress and Prosperity in America’s Rust Belt” (Jesse Marshall ’11)

Livetweet – “Meet Me on the Margins: Redefining Progress and Prosperity in America’s Rust Belt” (Jesse Marshall ’11)

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SBC Report: February 15

SBC Report: February 15

Swarthmore Asian Organization Two representatives from the SAO requested $38 for a tea party/board game night, with an extra $10 for utensils that can be reused. After a brief discussion,…

Mountain Justice Encounters an Intransigent Board

Mountain Justice Encounters an Intransigent Board

Five members of Mountain Justice met with six members of the Board of Managers last Monday to present their proposal for divestment, which aims for Swarthmore to have a fossil…