There’s something of a tradition at the Gazette of profiling an incoming student, to bring the rest of the community an annual dose of nostalgia and to make the hundreds of new faces on campus that much more human to the rest of us. This time around we spoke with Philmon Haile and Daniel Cho, both members of the class of 2013, about their experience with Orientation and their expectations for the semester to come. Haile is originally from Eritrea; we have a recording of Cho reading text at 350 words per minute.Read more
This class does not fulfill your writing requirement.
An entirely non-comprehensive (and possibly entirely misguided) guide to navigating your way through Swarthmore: our favorite spots to work, study, and play as well as a glossary to get you acquainted with Swat lingo.Read more
Rebecca Chopp, the College’s new President, took the reins from longtime president Al Bloom after the class of 2009 graduated. As students return to the beginning of the school year, the Daily Gazette sat down with her for a talk about what she envisions for the beginning of her time here.Read more
The College renovated Kohlberg Coffee Bar and the area behind it that used to house the faculty lounge. The coffee bar has expanded slightly and added a little storage space, to make it a more workable space given the high volume that it sees; the lounge has been converted into offices for the Film and Media Studies department.Read more