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Swatter: February 24 – March 3

Swatter: February 24 – March 3

Fire Alarm Date: Monday, February 24 Time: 10:30 p.m. Location: Wharton Residence Hall Synopsis: Public Safety responded to a fire alarm within Wharton Residence hall. The building had evacuated. The area was checked and…

Phi Psi & Student Dorms Drug Bust Reflects Trend of Increased, More Open Reporting

Phi Psi & Student Dorms Drug Bust Reflects Trend of Increased, More Open Reporting

On Thursday, February 27th, Public Safety confiscated illegal substances and paraphernalia found in the Phi Psi fraternity house and two student dorm rooms after receiving a tip from a credible…

CamCo Report: ITS Updates, SBC/SA Vacancies, Genderf14k

CamCo Report: ITS Updates, SBC/SA Vacancies, Genderf14k

ITS/communications infrastructure Head of ITS Joel Cooper came to the meeting to discuss ITS projects. He assured CamCo that Cygnet would soon be updated and subsequent updates would happen in…

The Week in Pictures: CUPSI and Trial by Fire

The Week in Pictures: CUPSI and Trial by Fire

CUPSI ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 17 Rose Wunrow '16, Haydil Henriquez '14, Maria Vieytez '16, Kat Rodriguez '17, and George Abraham '17 will represent Swarthmore in the…

The Swatter: February 17-24

The Swatter: February 17-24

Suspicious Odor Date: Monday, February 17 Time: 8:13 a.m. Location: Whittier Meeting House Synopsis: Public Safety and Facilities responded to Whittier Meeting House for the report of the odor of…

CamCo Report: Adenbaum Stepping Down, Student Assembly, Top-Down Programming

CamCo Report: Adenbaum Stepping Down, Student Assembly, Top-Down Programming

This week’s CamCo meeting was marked by an important announcement: Student Budget Committee (SBC) President Jacob Adenbaum ‘14 is stepping down within two weeks to help ease the transition into…

The Week in Pictures: The Three Musketeers, A Liberal Arts Symposium, and the annual Queer and Trans Conference

The Week in Pictures: The Three Musketeers, A Liberal Arts Symposium, and the annual Queer and Trans Conference

English Lecture ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 17 Anthony Foy, Professor of English Literature, gives a talk entitled "From Slave Narrative to Prison Narrative: The Criminal Subjects of…

EPA Gives Swarthmore Professor and Team $1 Mil for Pioneering Stormwater Study

EPA Gives Swarthmore Professor and Team $1 Mil for Pioneering Stormwater Study

Is Philadelphia’s new sewer plan the solution to America’s storm water problem? The federal government is giving Engineering Professor Arthur McGarity’s team $1 million to find out. McGarity, who heard…

The Swatter: February 10-17

The Swatter: February 10-17

Theft/From Motor Vehicle Date: Monday, February 10 Time: 9:34 a.m. Location: Septa Train Station Synopsis: Public Safety and Swarthmore Police responded to the Septa Train Station for the report from…

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.…