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  1. Student Tour Guide At $63,550-Per-Year College Resigns Because He...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | The Daily Caller

    A student tour guide at Swarthmore College has angrily resigned from his job after admissions department officials advised him to cover up a shirt emblazoned with the words "I Female Orgasm" before presenting information about the school to prospective students and their parents. Reyes wore the shirt when he was presenting an information session back on April 6. The shirt looked something like this: At the meeting, Reyes explained that assistant admissions dean Emily Almas had advised him to cover up the shirt.

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  2. Local activists drawing the line on who gets to change congressional boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | Philly.com

    ... to have a representative democracy." So far in Pennsylvania, at least 18 local boards, including in Pittsburgh, Swarthmore, and Kennett Square, have passed resolutions since 2015. In next month's primary, voters can expect to see volunteers ...

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  3. Suzi Nam Named New Executive Director of the Lenfest Scholars FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | PR Log

    ... of College Counseling at Germantown Friends School. From 2006 until 2014, she served as Director of Admissions at Swarthmore College. She earned undergraduate degrees from The County College of Morris and The College of New Jersey, and an MA in the ...

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  4. Don't conflate legitimate criticism of Israeli policy with anti-Semitism: Amy Kaplan and James ZogbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | PennLive.com

    ... not, Friends Central recently joined this national campaign to silence critics of Israeli policies by canceling Swarthmore professor Sa'ed Atshan's invitation to speak at the school. Atshan, who is a Quaker, teaches peace and conflict studies and ...

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  5. Swarthmore benefactor Eugene M. Lang, 98, of New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | Philly.com

    Eugene M. "Gene" Lang, 98, a major benefactor of Swarthmore College and the founder of a technology development corporation, died Saturday, April 8, in New York City. A 1938 graduate of Swarthmore, Mr. Lang used his career in international trade to become a renowned philanthropist, giving hundreds of millions of dollars to Swarthmore College and other beneficiaries for scholarships, buildings, and programs, and to champion social responsibility.

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  6. Pa. crime photos of the week: 'Bloody' man charged in young woman's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | PennLive.com

    ... what happened. Click for all the latest crime stories from across Pa., including the details on this story: Swarthmore College students who witnessed the accident on campus knew immediately that their friend was seriously hurt. Days later, the ...

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  7. As other college campuses expand access to free pads and tampons in restrooms, Penn lags behindRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 30 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... I used and hopefully the next UA administration will pick this up," Perry said. One of Penn's closest neighbors, Swarthmore College, has also seen success on this front. The aptly named student group "Free Pads for Undergrads" at Swarthmore began ...

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  8. Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Birth and After Birth at the Players Club of SwarthmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Players Club of Swarthmore presents Birth and After Birth by Tina Howe, directed by George Mulford of Swarthmore, on the Raymond W. Smith stage. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast below! Absurdism meets gynecology in this outrageous comedy by Tina Howe.

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  9. Pa. crime photos of the week: College student dies in freak accident on campus; moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | PennLive.com

    Swarthmore College students who witnessed the accident on campus knew immediately that their friend was seriously hurt. Days later, the Swarthmore sophomore, Sam Jenkins, would be dead of his injuries.

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  10. Protecting the prime target of campus anti-Zionist campaignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... campaigner against Israeli policies. Although Open Hillel has made inroads at Vassar in Poughkeepsie, New York, Swarthmore in Pennsylvania and on other campuses, pro-Israel campus observers are divided as to whether it is a spent force or an ongoing ...

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  11. Swarthmore students cited by college for sit-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... freely." "You can feel a deep frustration with the administration on this," O'Hanlon said. His four years at Swarthmore have instilled a deep sense of responsibility to take action on issues, he said. While the college response has brought the issue ...

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  12. Local Colleges 3/24/2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Times-Tribune

    ... with 36 seconds left and the Cyclones hit 3 of 4 free throws down the stretch to seal the win. In the opener, Swarthmore erased a three-run deficit to force extra innings. Sara Hayes singled Home Sarah Witte to give the Pacers (0-9) the lead in the ...

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  13. A patient's perseverance: Increasing breathlessness leaves Pennsylvania woman searching for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... in July 2011, Hull's primary-care doctor remarked that she seemed slightly short of breath. Hull, who lives in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, and works in the career services department at the University of Pennsylvania, said she didn't think much about ...

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  14. Pa. college student dies after freak accident on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | PennLive.com

    Swarthmore College students who witnessed the accident on campus knew immediately that their friend was seriously hurt. Days later, the Swarthmore sophomore, Sam Jenkins, would be dead of his injuries.

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  15. Students question Penn's commitment to mental health based on its short mid-year breaksRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... breaks and reading days than peer institutions. Other Pennsylvania schools though, such as Haverford College and Swarthmore College, have been able to create academic calendars with longer mid-year breaks and reading periods. Swarthmore, despite ...

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    Mar 20, 2017 | Prince George Citizen

    ... in July 2011, Hull's primary-care doctor remarked that she seemed slightly short of breath. Hull, who lives in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, and works in the career services department at the University of Pennsylvania, said she didn't think much about ...

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  17. Swarthmore mourns sudden student deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... covers higher education. She was a member of the team that won the Pulitzer Prize for public service in 2012. A Swarthmore College sophomore, who built his own motorcycle and dreamed of one day running a video game development studio, died Sunday ...

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  18. This woman was breathless a " but why?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... in July 2011, Hull's primary-care doctor remarked that she seemed slightly short of breath . Hull, who lives in Swarthmore, Pa., and works in the career services department at the University of Pennsylvania, said she didn't think much about it, ...

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  19. Henry R. Drott, 76, Children's Hospital clinical chemistry directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Philly.com

    Henry R. Drott, 76, of Swarthmore, the retired scientific director of clinical chemistry at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, died Wednesday, March 8, of cancer at his home. In 1977, he joined the staff at Children's as an assistant professor of chemistry in pediatrics, and later was named scientific director of clinical chemistry.

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  20. SUNY Cobleskill names Robert Fisk new men's baseball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | The Evening Sun

    ... he had been serving as the program's pitching coach. He had previously served as the Associate Head Coach at Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, Pa. after beginning his career on the staff of Eastern University in St. Davids, Pa. When asked about his ...

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