New director of IDEAL center aims to promote ‘a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship’

After a dormant year, the Center for Innovation, Design, Entrepreneurship, and Leadership (IDEAL) is back on track with Yusuf Dahl taking the lead as the program’s new director.  “Our main goal is to build, nurture and sustain a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. All of our programs are designed to empower students, facilitating their abilities […]

The evolution of a tradition: Homecoming through the years

One hundred and forty-three years after the first “impromptu” gathering in Pardee Auditorium on October 21, 1874, Lafayette College will once again be celebrating homecoming, previously known as “Founder’s Day.” This weekend continues an array of traditions that have evolved in purpose and spirit throughout the years. The first Founder’s Day in 1874 was the first […]

By the numbers

0.5—average yards per gain on carries by the football team this season. 19—tackles made by Brandon Bryant ’18, who won his third straight Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week Award. 23:15.10—Emily Moore’s first place time at the Leopard Invitational. 5—goals by freshman Grace Angelella, which leads the field hockey team. 105—services aces by the […]

Visiting Title IX Officer fields questions surrounding federal policy changes

Title IX and Compliance Officer from Moravian College Leah Naso Breisch addressed uncertainties and misunderstandings surrounding sexual assault policy changes on college campuses in her talk at the college this week. Pards Against Sexual Assault, a student group devoted to raising awareness and preventing sexual violence on campus, hosted the event. Breisch made an effort […]

Athletes C.A.R.E. hosts first annual gala: Organization runs fundraiser for Hoops High Road

Created by Lafayette’s own student-athletes, the Athletes C.A.R.E. group hosted its first ever gala fundraiser this fall. The organization estimates that they raised $10,000 from over 100 donors for Hoops High Road. A program within Athletes C.A.R.E., Hoops High Road aims to build and refurbish basketball courts in Philadelphia and provide services to local athletes, […]