By the numbers

12—The number of men’s and women’s cross country runners who posted new personal records at the Paul Short Run. 43—Yards freshman Jeffrey Kordenbrock kicked the football to record the game-winning field goal in Coach John Garrett’s first career win. 22-2—How many goals the field hockey has been outscored by in their last four games, three […]

Tenure process changes implemented this fall after approval at end of spring

The president and the promotion and tenure review committee (PTR) will now work directly together when evaluating tenure cases of professors, instead of the president making a recommendation after receiving the PTR’s. Motions for changes to the tenure review process were approved for the current school year this past May. These changes came as a […]

Students unite behind Puerto Rico

In an effort to help relieve the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria, students have united to coordinate both a fundraiser and donation drive on campus.  Emily Ramírez ‘18 created a Facebook page, United for Puerto Rico: Lafayette College, this past Monday, advertising the week-long fundraiser. Fundraising efforts were initially started through the nation-wide GoFundMe page that […]

“Battle of the Sexes” celebrates athletic icon Billie Jean King

Starring Steve Carell (Bobby Riggs) and Emma Stone (Billie Jean King), “Battle of the Sexes” is the inspirational story of Billie Jean King, a former professional world no. 1 tennis player. The film depicts King’s journey fighting for women’s equality in professional competitive tennis, while also discovering her own sexuality. Although the film seems to […]