Book Review | James Thurber explores timeless captivity through humor in “The Thurber Carnival”

This is the book I’d want with me if I were ever stranded on a desert island. “The Thurber Carnival” is a collection of essays, cartoons, short stories and illustrated poems and fables by the late humorist James Thurber. Written between 1931 and 1945, most of the pieces were originally published in magazines or books. […]

Track and field prepares for Patriot League Championships with performances at Penn Relays and Lehigh Games

Lafayette track and field athletes competed in the Penn Relays and the Lehigh Games, their last meets before the Patriot League Championship. The team sent men’s and women’s 4×400 relay teams, along with field star senior Dave McGriff to the Penn Relays. McGriff earned 11th place in the hammer. While not making a splash in […]

Sports Recap Central

Women’s Lacrosse (5-12) (2-7) April 25 W, 13-12 @ American The Leopards began the game strong with a five point advantage halfway through the first half.  American caught up by halftime, and even had the lead in the second half, but Lafayette stayed strong until the final seconds. Freshman attacker Anna Stein ended the game with seven points, […]

Movie Review | Avengers Infinity War: Marvel’s 19th film showcases complex antagonist in film full of beloved characters

“Avengers: Infinity War” successfully brings together the mightiest heroes in the universe in possibly one of the best movies of the 21st century, during the golden age of comic book movies. The new directors of the film Anthony and Joe Russo (the Russo Brothers) succeeded in putting together all the beloved characters that have appeared […]

Men’s tennis beats Holy Cross in first round of Patriot League Tournament: loses to Navy in quarterfinals

The Lafayette men’s tennis team finished their season earlier this week with a loss in the quarterfinals of the Patriot League Tournament. According to the head coach Ralph Van Ormer, the team played well in the first round when beating Holy Cross. After their first win, the Leopards faced up against Navy in the quarterfinals. […]