Dear Lafayette…

Justin Simien (second from left) at the Q&A following the screening of “Dear White People.” Photo by Katie Weeks ‘16 ________________________ Justin Simien’s film fosters dialogue about race on campus Director Justin Simien came to Lafayette last Wednesday to screen his award-winning 2014 film “Dear White People” in celebration of Black Heritage Month. The film, […]

Being yourself

Natasha Sixxx, Magenta Milian, and Jared Picone discussing the art of drag. Photos by Willem Ytsma ‘16 ________________________ Drag performers encourage their audience to not care what others think As Lafayette continues on this year’s sex week, drag performers were invited to visit Lafayette College and to perform in Colton Chapel on the night of […]

Get GroupFIT

A Lafayette student does PiYo, a new class offered at the fitness center. Photo by Julia Brennan ‘17 _________________________ Classes to improve your fitness this winter With the coldest part of the winter season upon us, there is little to motivate Lafayette’s students to make the long and snowy trek down to the gym. Recreation […]

Patriot League Struggles

Senior Maddie Peabody dribbles around a Loyola defender. Photos Courtesy of Hana Isihara ‘17 _______________________________ Men and women’s basketball seek consistency in League play Inconsistency seems to be plaguing both the men and women’s basketball teams in Patriot League play this winter. The men’s team boasts a 14-11 overall record, while just 6-8 in Patriot […]