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In favor of the sit-in

In favor of the sit-in

To the Editor: Gail and I met on our first day of orientation at Swarthmore and have been married almost 49 years. Although we don’t agree on everything, we both feel that our alma mater…

Campus Journal

Swatties share stories of eclectic summer experiences, triumphs

Swatties share stories of eclectic summer experiences, triumphs

For those of us returning to school, asking the obligatory “How was your summer?” question of 20 acquaintances a day,…

What a difference a year at Swat makes

What a difference a year at Swat makes

This past summer marks my eighth and last at the same Jewish sleepaway camp tucked in the Catoctin mountains of…

Embracing a new year of old flames

Embracing a new year of old flames

As of now, I am halfway done with my degree, which is crazy. Returning to Swarthmore after my second summer…

Swarthmore Reflections, Ruth Talbot

Swarthmore Reflections, Ruth Talbot

I have four clear memories of my first day at Swarthmore — more feelings at this point. The acute humiliation…

Board of Managers decide not to divest

Board of Managers decide not to divest

Following two days of meetings and deliberations, the Board of Managers announced that they have reached consensus against divestment from…

That one college love: A reflection

That one college love: A reflection

Most of us have had that one college love. For some, it was unrequited. For others, passionate. It may have…

What do we mean when we say “goodbye”?

What do we mean when we say “goodbye”?

What are your memories of the class of 2015? Sure, most of you must have a few good friends graduating…

Remembering as we say goodbye (and clothes?)

Remembering as we say goodbye (and clothes?)

I started working at Paces my freshman fall. I was a server, and I spent my shift running back and…

Sports View all

Teams look ahead

Teams look ahead

In a year that featured many championship runs and a few last place finishes, 2015 certainly…

Weekend Roundup

What do athletes eat?

Athlete of the month: Lulu Allen-Waller ’17

Weekend Roundup