Running the risk

By Drew Friedman ‘16 and Mike Morgan ‘16 | Collaborative Reporters After grabbing the loose ball from rolling out of bounds, he executes a quick crossover move, dodging one defender leaving the lane to the hoop open for a drive. Seeing an opponent bearing down to prevent an easy layup, he now bolts for the paint, […]

Men’s Tennis concludes

Expectations for the Year: The Men’s tennis team set out this season to improve on their fall performance, where they lost all three of their matches in the Oct. 27, fall, Patriot League Championship. The team expected sophomore Brian Stefanowicz to be a difference-maker in the spring season. “Brian was probably the best showing at […]

Game. Set. Match.

Expectations for the Year: The women’s tennis team began the spring season seeking to improve upon last year’s Patriot League record of 0-5. The team knew they were strong on the doubles court, with victories from Catherine Senopoulos ‘16 and Caroline Nixon ‘16 in this fall’s Patriot League Kickoff at Lehigh’s campus in Bethlehem. On […]

Sports Recap Central

Baseball: (15-26, 5-13) 8th place Photo by Athletic Communications Saturday: W 10-3 (7) vs. North Carolina Central In a game with a season high of 16 hits, Lafayette had nine different players reach base safely, five of which did so twice. Senior Andrew Santomauro and junior Toby Schwartz combine for 5-6 with four RBIsx, and […]

H. MacKnight Black Poetry

First Place Two-Dimensional Jesus By Jasmine Jay ‘14 “From the fall of the Roman empire to the beginning of The Renaissance, all anyone ever did was draw two-dimensional Jesus.” “And when the Renaissance began, is that when Jesus became 3-D?” “A person doesn’t just become 3-D. They were pictures. And I think you mean three-dimensional.” Or […]

“More likely than not”

Petition seeks to push “innocent until proven guilty” A Lafayette alumnus has created an online petition hoping to change the way Lafayette handles conduct violations, seeking an “innocent until proven guilty” approach in lieu of the current “more likely than not” stance. Currently, the handbook reads that “a violation will be deemed to have occurred […]

Mitterhoff Address: Republicans hurt their 2014 prospects through filibuster

Republican senators blocked a bill Wednesday that would raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, an item high on President Obama’s agenda for 2014 with great support from congressional Democrats. In a vote of 54-42, with all but one voting against the bill, Republicans successfully filibustered the minimum wage increase, going against public opinion […]