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.
While you may or may not be excited to be back on campus, lucky for you, you have every reason to be pumped about this semester’s Swat Visually. In the words of Olivia Newton John,
This semester we’ll be tackling student-admin relations, diversity, the nearing absurd number of unknown tools the library pays annual fees for us to use, among other facets of our experience here at Swarthmore. If you weren’t Olivia-Newton-John pumped before, I bet you are now.
To kick off the semester, our first post will be about getting off campus. For a campus so dedicated to knowledge, our knowledge of what’s happening off-campus can be sometimes shocking. So Swat Visually is going to explore what kind of news Swatties are reading, where they’re getting it from, and how often.
Whether it’s a traditional new site, boutique sites, Reddit, forums, Buzzfeed, Facebook, or your super hip news app, let us know how you’re staying up to date by filling out the questionnaire here:
Can’t wait to get visual with you,