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.
Eugene Lang ’38 presents a gift of $50 million to the Swarthmore College Board of Managers with school president Rebecca Chopp, right, in the Scheuer Room on the campus of Swarthmore College on Saturday morning, December 8, 2012. (Laurence Kesterson / Staff Photographer)