Pep Rally, Apollo Theater, and the Haiti Charity Ball

Editor’s note: This article was initially published in The Daily Gazette, Swarthmore’s online, daily newspaper founded in Fall 1996. As of Fall 2018, the DG has merged with The Phoenix. See the about page to read more about the DG.

The Phoenix advertises the pep rally in Sharples beforehand. Photo by Jiuxing June Xie.
The crowd at the pep rally. Photo by Jiuxing June Xie.
Rhythm N Motion was one of many groups that performed at the pep rally. Photo by Jiuxing June Xie.
Men's Basketball at the pep rally. Photo by Cindy Lin.
The Phoenix's name is finally revealed: Phineas. Photo by Jiuxing June Xie.
The Swat Step group at ABLLE's Night at the Apollo variety show, which was held in honor of Black History Month. Photo by Ellen Sanchez.
Miranda Geraci-Yee '13 performing at the Apollo show. Photo by Ellen Sanchez.
Alex Hollander '11 at the ABLLE-sponsored show, with DJ Extra Right, also known as Ian Anderson '13, in the background. Photo by Cindy Lin.
Michael Fleischmann '13 at the Apollo show. Photo by Ellen Sanchez.
Gabe Riccio '11. Photo by Ellen Sanchez.
Coalition for a Free Haiti hosted a semi-formal Haiti Charity Ball last week. Photo by Cindy Lin.
The event featured Carribean food, Haitian music, poetry readings by students, and faculty speakers. Photo by Cindy Lin.
The Ball had a suggested five dollar donation. Combined with DU's fundraiser the same weekend, Swatties contributed $1200 to the cause, bringing the total so far to $3,300, according to StuCo Vice-President Deivid Rojas '11. Photo by Cindy Lin.