Podcast Review: ‘Serial’ podcast meticulously traces the 1999 murder of Hae Min Lee

Brought to you by the producers of “This American Life,” the first season of “Serial” is a riveting series that traces the 1999 murder of Hae Min Lee, a Baltimore, Md. high school student.  Over the course of seven weekly episodes, journalist Sarah Koenig investigates the making of a murder and the even more complicated trial that […]

Podcast Review: Inside ISIS: “Caliphate” a fearless investigation into recruitment, radicalization

A shockingly candid and thrilling series, “Caliphate” elevates journalistic standards and listeners’ heart rates. In her award-winning series, New York Times investigative reporter Rukmini Callimachi takes listeners onto the physical and digital frontlines of ISIS, a complicated terrorist organization with an even more complex past. First thing’s first, “Caliphate” is not for the faint-hearted.  This […]

PASA unpacks ‘me too’ talk, discusses college’s mission, future programming

Creating effective change in campus culture requires active participation, founder of the ‘me too’ movement Tarana Burke told Lafayette last week. Such involvement was initiated at the PASA town hall meeting, where members from across campus both unpacked Burke’s words of advice and brainstormed ideas for addressing sexual violence at Lafayette. This Tuesday, Pards Against […]