The making of the five-year strategic plan for the athletic department

After the unveiling of the athletic department’s strategic plan last week, The Lafayette takes a deeper look at the workings behind the formation of the athletic department’s review and subsequent plan. The Inter-Collegiate Athletic Counseling (ICAC) was hired to do a review on the state of athletics. The ICAC gathered information from students, alumni, faculty […]

Podcast Review: With ‘distinct brand of humor,’ ‘Chapo Trap House’ hilariously delves into politics with irony

Among leftist podcasts, “Chapo Trap House” reigns king of irony, king of revenue and king of the Bernie-bros. Chapo is a New York-based political comedy podcast, turning a Marxist eye to both foreign and domestic current events.  The show has a distinct brand of humor. From the name alone, the podcast’s obsession with irony is […]

In the win column: Football breaks through against Central Connecticut with the help of big plays

The Leopards football team won their first game of the season in five games, beating Central Connecticut 31-24 in front of a big crowd during Lafayette’s 2018 family weekend. Senior captain and running back C.J. Amill scored two rushing touchdowns and added a 57-yard punt return touchdown as the offense exploded for 31 points, more […]