What to watch for: Patriot League Swimming & Diving Championships

The Lafayette swimming and diving teams are currently competing in the Patriot League Championships at the Naval Academy. The event, which started on Wednesday, is a four-day marathon with an array of races each day, concluding with an award ceremony and senior celebration tomorrow evening. For the ten members of the senior class, this will […]

Past problems present themselves in season opener

Photo courtesy of Austin Drucker ‘17 The Lafayette men’s lacrosse team’s season opener against Stony Brook did not flip last season’s disappointing script; rather, it resembled past struggles. The Leopards (0-1) were defeated convincingly 18-10 and were outscored 10-2 in the middle two quarters. Long runs by Stony Brook forced Lafayette into out-of-sync play. Head […]

Introducing Gavin: A Q&A with an openly gay Lafayette athlete

Photos by Tatiana Troxell ‘16   In last week’s edition of The Lafayette, the cover story “Coming Out: Michael Sam, Jesse Klug and the prospect of a gay athlete at Lafayette” examined Lafayette’s athletic community regarding a potentially openly gay athlete. Three days after the article was published, Gavin Studner ‘16, an openly gay varsity […]

Baumbach’s recovery: Victim of hit-and-run completing rehab without complications

Aubrey Baumbach ‘17, the Lafayette student who was injured after getting hit by a car back in November coming back from crew practice, has been completing her rehabilitation without complications, according to a Facebook post by her parents. In the post, which was published in a group called “Aubrey’s Oddyssey,” a Facebook page dedicated to […]

Heinlein’s Plan: StuGov President forsees year of reform

Photo by Ally Hill ‘15 Seeking to reinvent Student Government’s role as a resource, advocate, and bridge between the administration and faculty for students, Connor Heinlein ‘15 foresees his term as Student Government President as “loud and active,” one filled with major reforms and simplifications to the way central organization handles all aspects of student […]