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Fail Thee Well

Summer 2018

Failure comes in many mutable forms: A lost job. A burned pie. A cloud of ravenous aphids devouring a prized rose bush in midsummer.

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Kaori Kitao

To Her, With Love

Summer 2018

Kaori Kitao, the William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor Emerita of Art History, taught at Swarthmore from 1966 to 2001.

To many, she’s a legend, and one of the College’s all-time best educators.

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Black & White

Spring 2018

“Black-and-white in photography frees your mind from having to process all the colors,” says Ron Tarver, a visiting assistant professor of studio art.

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Blue

Spring 2018

As an instructor at Swarthmore, Andrew Hauze ’04 has twice performed George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.

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Purple

Spring 2018

Purple, historically a color of royalty and nobility, took on a different meaning in the military.

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