‘Social impact’ through the arts: Ballet Hispánico dance company to perform tonight

“Art allows us to speak without words,” said Eduardo Vilaro, artistic director and CEO of Ballet Hispánico. “It allows us to be in a space that removes everything we’ve been given by society, by our communities.” Ballet Hispánico, recognized as America’s leading Latino dance organization according to their website, will bring their fusion of dance […]

Men’s golf team ties for fourth place at Lehigh Invitational in penultimate fall tournament

Just a few days after reclaiming the President’s Cup from rival Lehigh, the Lafayette golf team returned to action at the Lehigh Invitational last weekend. At the 36-hole tournament, the team finished in a tie for fourth place with three Leopard golfers placing in the top-15.  “I think we put ourselves in great position to […]

Guitarist Randall Kohl performs music of Octaviano Yáñez, discusses its significance

Guitarist Randall Kohl, who has dedicated much of his music career to performing the compositions of Orizaban guitarist Octaviano Yáñez, came to the college this past Monday to play an assortment of Yáñez’s compositions and speak on their importance. Kohl explained that Yáñez was one of the most significant classical guitarists in Mexico. Even though […]

Lafayette nationally ranked for diversity in engineering, students point to areas of continued improvement

Lafayette’s engineering program was recently recognized for demonstrating an exemplary commitment to diversity and inclusivity by the American Society for Engineering Education, nearly doubling the national average for representation of minority groups. According to the college’s website, the engineering program at Lafayette includes the participation of 36% female students, and 25% of students come from […]

Field hockey clinches Patriot League tournament spot after beating rival Lehigh

The Lafayette field hockey team clinched a spot in the Patriot League tournament for the second straight year with a 1-0 win over rival Lehigh last Friday. Sophomore forward Molly McAndrew was the hero of the game, netting the contest’s lone goal in the 18th minute. “Beating Lehigh is great, every time,” said head coach […]

Movie Review: While ‘Gemini Man’ achieves advances in age reduction technology, character development, dialogue proves unsuccessful

After completing his 72nd job, the legendary sniper Henry Brogan (played by Will Smith) decides to retire. However, he is forced to flee after becoming the target of an elite assassin who can predict his every move. He comes to find that the hunter is a younger clone of himself, and it’s up to Brogan […]