Listen: Invoking the Spirit

A Founders Day concert performed by the College's chorus and orchestra sends a year of sesquicentennial celebrations out on a high note. More

Infinite Creativity

A new Sesquicentennial exhibit, co-curated by Carin Berkowitz and biologist Scott Gilbert, celebrates Joseph Leidy, the College's first biology professor and a leader in American paleontology, protozoology, and parasitology. More

Watch: All-Alumni Reunion Weekend

More than 2,800 people celebrated a party 150 years in the making. More

Commencement through the Years

From the first graduating class to those of more recent years, this gallery features images of commencement in honor of Swarthmore's sesquicentennial. More

My Swarthmore, in 150 Words or Less

For Swarthmore's sesquicentennial, alumni from the '30s to the '13s speak about the significance of the College in their lives. Says one: "Swarthmore nurtured a sense of unshakeable purpose at the heart of my personal life and my professional aspirations." More

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