Tiempo libre

In celebration of Latino Heritage Month, Latin jazz band Tiempo Libre will be performing at the Williams Center for the Arts this weekend. The group performs upbeat and flavorful timba music, a popular Cuban genre that combines funk and rumba. These fun, artistically diverse beats are danceable and energetic. Originating in Havana, Tiempo Libre’s versatile […]

Recipe of the week: Chocolate Oreo Truffles

Photo courtesy of naplessp.com Nothing beats procrastination better than overindulging in chocolate. This recipe is perfect for a lazy, hanging-around-with-friends kind of Sunday afternoon. And baking doesn’t have to be a lot of work – these Oreo truffle desserts are too easy to be this delicious.   Ingredients: 1 (16-ounce) package OREO Chocolate Cookies 1 […]

A new face for an old system

Photo by Nicole Maselli ‘14 | The Lafayette After Director of Fraternity and Sorority Life Stuart Umberger resigned this past June, Lafayette College searched for his replacement. The newest Lafayette employee who worked an inhumane 96 hours his second week on the job? Meet Daniel Ayala, the Assistant Director of Residence Life and advisor to […]

Opinion: U.S. involvement in Syria

Photo courtesy of abc.net President Obama announced on Saturday that he was going to ask for congressional approval to deliver a limited military strike against Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria. This announcement comes after evidence confirming Assad’s use of chemical weapons against his citizen. Personally, I support the humanitarian effort by the Obama administration to […]