Capturing humanity through dance: ‘Analogy/Dora: Tramontane’ explores a tale of struggle and survival

Fierce, artistic, bold and brimming with ingenuity, the bodily movements of the “Analogy/Dora: Tramontane” modern dance performance told a story that captured the human condition and moved the audience to a standing ovation. The performance tells the story of Dora Amelan, a French-Jewish nurse and social worker, broken into 25 separate dance performances that brings her […]

Gearing Up for the Postseason: Women’s cross country makes strides at Leopard Invitational

In their last meet before the Patriot League Championship, the women’s cross country team put forth their strongest performance of the year. Lafayette was the host of the annual Leopard Invitational cross country meet this past Saturday at Metzgar Fields. Seven schools competed in total, with seven men’s teams and five women’s teams competing. The Lafayette women continued to […]

Hooligan Sparrow sheds light in dark places: Chinese activist filmmaker screens latest film

For most people, film is mostly a medium of action. For Nanfu Wang, it is a medium of activism. On Monday night the film and media studies department, in conjunction with the Asian Studies Department, presented a screening of “Hooligan Sparrow” followed by a Q and A with the director, Wang. The documentary captured the struggle of […]