Myths for the modern day: ‘Metamorphoses’ to play two weekends

The classics are coming to life this week at Lafayette. Lafayette College’s theater department presents Mary Zimmerman’s “Metamorphoses,” an adaption of Ovid’s classic from the year 8 A.D. After opening night on Thursday, shows will be Friday and Saturday, along with April 27-29. Zimmerman’s play, which was nominated for three Tony Awards in 2002, is […]

All that’s fit to digitize: Times subscription to go online

Readers of the morning paper at Farinon will soon have to switch to the morning scroll. Student government unanimously passed a motion on Wednesday night to move to an online-only subscription of The New York Times for all students, abandoning print copies of the paper altogether. Receiving paper copies to Farinon costs roughly $9,000 currently, and the […]

Symposium makes Shakespeare ‘practical’

This week, the college welcomed esteemed scholars to discuss William Shakespeare’s work in the context of race, identity and the importance of the humanities. The idea for the two-day symposium, funded by the president’s office and entitled “Shakespeare, Race, and the Practical Humanities,” was spearheaded by English professor Ian Smith and Director for Special Collections and […]

Preparing for the playoff push: Junior Stephanie Thomas leads the softball team over Colgate

After starting on what some may call a low note to their Patriot League schedule, the softball team was able to bounce back against Colgate to win their first conference series of the season, taking two of three games. Following a change in the schedule that moved the games from Saturday-Sunday to Friday-Saturday, the Leopards made […]

Stumbling into the postseason: Men’s and women’s tennis wrap up regular season

The men’s and women’s tennis teams have wrapped up their seasons and are heading into their Patriot League Championship tournament this week. The men’s team competed in three matches this week against Lehigh, Mount St. Mary’s and Villanova. Although they lost all three matches, the team played hard and matched up well against their opponents. […]