Around Campus

SLAP plans next steps as dependent care survey results released

SLAP plans next steps as dependent care survey results released

The Office of Human Resources and the Swarthmore Labor Action Project recently released its dependent care survey, which indicated that many of the college’s staff want additional childcare options from the college. Of the 958 employees on active payroll, 224 completed the survey (23 percent of total employees on payroll). The survey showed that 28 […]

Ride the Tide draws high turnout

Ride the Tide draws high turnout

This year, 361 prospective students attended Ride the Tide, the college’s annual event for admitted students. Despite the fact that the college received 1000 less fewer applicants this year, this is the second highest total of attendees in the history of the event. RTT took place from Thursday April 24, to Friday April 25. RTT […]

College plans parking overhaul and increases ticketing

College plans parking overhaul and increases ticketing

This year, students may have noticed an increase in the extent to which parking regulations are enforced by Public Safety. A more intense approach toward parking policies began to take shape after the college hired CHANCE Management Advisors, Inc., an advising firm based in Philadelphia, to evaluate the status of the school’s transport facilities as […]

DoE releases Title IX complaint against Swarthmore

DoE releases Title IX complaint against Swarthmore

One student alleged that after someone sexually assaulted her, the school would not move him out of her dormitory. Another alleged that after telling Dean of Students Liz Braun about her assault, Braun never reported it, even though she is required by law to report sexual misconduct. And a third said that a student who […]