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“Fraternities and sororities will no longer exist at the College,” President Valerie Smith announced Friday.
Politics
Swarthmore College student organizers are feeling the fallout after leading protests that forced the only two fraternities on campus to disband.
College
Former Phi Psi members boasted about their sexual conquests and hazing rituals, leaked documents show.
Politics
Barnard College’s approach may be more focused, but can it be effective?
Religion
UPDATE 3/23: On March 22, Swarthmore’s Jewish organization, formerly Swarthmore Hillel, officially announced its new name
College
It appears to many observers Bryn Mawr College, an all-female college, completely violated its student's privacy by going into their health records and offering the "opportunity" to be in a weight loss class because of their BMI.
College
Forbes calculated their rankings working with the Center for College Affordability and Productivity. "We're not all that
College
Swarthmore College President Rebecca Chopp is stepping down after only five years on the job, the college announced Thursday
Education
From community college, she enrolled in then-Trenton State University, which is now the College of New Jersey. Vivian didn't
Business
Finding the Courage to be Truthful During my keynote speeches, I ask the audience to form pairs and tell one another about
Environment
Young college students today have far more power than you realize. You are the first generation that isn't just fighting for your grandkids, or for your children per say -- but for your own future.
College
Last week, Swarthmore Hillel declared itself an Open Hillel -- one that rejects the Israel Guidelines set by Hillel International. These guidelines have long served to undermine or exclude critical views, and thus reasoned debate, regarding Israel.
Religion
Recent controversies within Hillel International, the "home" for many Jewish college students of diverse backgrounds and beliefs, have made public in a sharper way a profound spiritual issue confronting American Jews and their "official" organizations.
Religion
Freedom of speech, however, is an essential belief to most Americans, Jewish or not. The very thought of political censorship is enough to turn certain people away from Hillel -- and perhaps even from religion entirely.
College
Rape culture and sexism isn't a "Swarthmore problem," Firke said, it's a "universal problem." Members of the student budget
College
Check out the full conversation about the state of higher education at HuffPost Live HERE. Students are also spending more
College
During the coming weeks, hundreds of thousands of incoming college students will attend orientations, start classes, and join an institution where an estimated 20-25% percent of women and 15% of men are survivors of sexual assault.
College
A group of Swarthmore students filed a federal Title IX complaint in May claiming the college fails to properly adjudicate
College
Janet Gilmore, spokeswoman for UC Berkeley, said the school hadn't seen the complaints, so it was "premature to comment." A