Women’s soccer fighting for playoff position after tie with Holy Cross

The Lafayette women’s soccer team faced Holy Cross on Monday and earned a conference point with a 1-1 tie after two scoreless overtime periods. The game was initially scheduled for Sunday afternoon, but play was halted in the 56th minute after steady rain created unsafe field conditions. Per NCAA rules, stopped contests that have not […]

Mikael Awake discusses new memoir on fashion designer ‘Dapper Dan’, explains process of researching his life and career

Dapper Dan, renowned fashion designer and Harlem native, is now the subject of English Professor Mikael Awake’s third book, “Dapper Dan: Made in Harlem.” The 2019 memoir details the life and career of Daniel R. Day, known as Dapper Dan. Awake said that he interviewed for the opportunity to write the memoir after his name […]

Athlete Ally and varsity teams participate in NCAA Diversity and Inclusion Week

This past week was the NCAA’s Diversity and Inclusion week, and members of Lafayette’s varsity sports teams participated through responding to various prompts on social media about how they incorporate those themes into their lives and teams. “Lafayette’s participation in the NCAA Diversity and Inclusion Week was a great opportunity for Lafayette Athletics to celebrate […]

$5 million gift leads to creation of Hanson Center for Inclusive STEM Education

The addition of the Hanson Center for Inclusive STEM education to the Rockwell Integrated Sciences Center will tackle the lack of inclusion within the scientific disciplines, a common trend throughout United States universities. Created in 2017 after a $5 million gift from Daniel and Heidi Hanson ’91, the Hanson Center will provide several resources for […]

Preview: Renowned ensemble, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, performs tonight at Williams Center for the Arts

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra is “widely considered the most accomplished ensemble of players in the world, on any stage,” according to director of the college’s performance series, Hollis Ashby. The ensemble will be led by the prolific instrumentalist and composer Wynton Marsalis and is comprised of fifteen of the best names in modern day […]

Football wins first game of fall season against Bucknell after late fumble recovery and touchdown

Last Saturday, in their family weekend matchup, the Lafayette football team earned their first win of the season over Bucknell, 21-17. After trailing 17-7 heading into the fourth quarter, the Leopards scored two late touchdowns to complete the comeback. “Well first of all it was just the gritty, come from behind, never stop believing, stay […]