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Petition draws attention to Swat’s investments

In the weeks before spring break, anyone paying a visit to Sharples would probably have been asked to sign Mountain Justice’s most recent petition at the main entrance. This petition calls on President Chopp to initiate discussions concerning the divestment of college money from 14 fossil fuel extraction companies. Companies the group seeks financial estrangement… Keep Reading


Women sixth, men seventh at track championships

At last weekend’s Centennial Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships held at Ursinus College, both the men’s and women’s teams had their best showings in recent memory. The men finished seventh overall, which was an improvement from last year’s ninth place result when they scored 10 points. This time around, the Garnet tripled its total… Keep Reading


Baseball splits two doubleheaders to begin the season

Two days. Two doubleheaders. A 2-2 record. The Swarthmore baseball season has begun. In the first weekend of the season, the Garnet played two double-headers, splitting both of them. Although the team looked nearly flawless in each Game 1, it was in the second game, mistakes and poor pitching doomed them late in the games.… Keep Reading

Athlete of the Week/Sports

Kenyetta Givans

WHAT SHE’S DONE: Givans earned a gold medal while setting a conference record in the 60-meter hurdles at last weekend’s conference championships. FAVORITE CAREER MOMENT: “My favorite career moment was winning gold in both 100m hurdles and 400m hurdles along with being named performer of the meet last spring season.” WHAT SHE’LL MISS MOST: “The… Keep Reading

Campus Journal

Speed dating with Psi Phi: the group and its visions

Psi Phi is an organization at Swarthmore that describes itself as being at least partially about having fun on Saturday evenings and pulling what one of its presidents described as “shenanigans.” No, this is not, Phi Psi a fraternity at Swarthmore. It is Swarthmore’s Science-Fiction fantasy club Psi Phi. Psi Phi currently has three presidents:… Keep Reading

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