Time for Title IX

Amy O’Neill becomes first coordinator for sex discrimination law Lafayette College hired Amy O’Neill this past July as the first staff member to deal directly with issues of sexual assault, harassment and other sex based discrimination on campus. O’Neill’s position is to coordinate cases related to Title IX, a federal law that prohibits discrimination on […]

Summer brief and update

New website, DKE renovations, dining services, administration changes arrive in time for new year Lafayette College sometimes undergoes changes during the summer, to avoid interfering with students’life while they are on campus. This semester is no different. Students returned to campus this week to many shifts and new arrivals at the college. The Lafayette staff […]

Former professor files federal Civil Rights complaint against college

A former associate professor of physics filed a federal Civil Rights complaint against Lafayette College claiming the college discriminated against him in connection with its investigation of sexual harassment complaints filed by two students. Physics professor Andrew Kortyna, who spent nearly two years unsuccessfully disputing sexual harassment complaints, was terminated from the college’s employment last […]

Rock the Quad

Balloon Ride Fantasy brings flavor to WJRH concert Six piece indie electropop/fantasy rock band Balloon Ride Fantasy is coming to the Quad today for the WJRH Welcome Back Concert, sponsored by WJRH and Lafayette College Student Government. The concert, which Marci Weinstein said is meant“to bring the student body together and provide a fun music […]