Equestrian Team finishes fall regular season first in region: gears up for national show, invitationals

After almost doubling in size since last year, the Lafayette Equestrian team finished its fall regular season this weekend tied with Rutgers for first place in the 10-team region. Lafayette will be sending 9 riders to the Holiday Tournament of Champions invitational in Ohio on Dec. 2, the first time in two years that they’ve […]

“Meet the Greeks” panel discusses educational inequities, multicultural Greek organizations

During a time when Lafayette students are voicing interest in forming a multicultural Greek chapter, Dean of Equity & Inclusion Chris Hunt said he saw an opportunity to discuss how to improve inequities in the educational system. Coincidentally, the panel discussion Hunt worked to put together at Lafayette helped those students learn more about those […]

Lecturer denounces terms “social justice,” “inclusion”: Shelby Steele says liberalism deprives minorities of “personal responsibility”

A senior fellow who specializes in topics such as race relations at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University, Shelby Steele grew up in an era of segregation in the 1950s and 1960s in the south side of Chicago. He lived across the street from white families all his life, but neither they nor his interracial […]

New Grossman Gallery exhibit highlights importance of biodiversity

Sam van Aken’s exhibition in Grossman Gallery brings together nature and art to deliver a message about biodiversity in fruits: our society lacks it and continues to grow more homogenous. “Streuobstwiese,” German for “orchard,” contains uprooted trees and displays plant life to showcase the importance of genetic varieties in our fruit supply. Central to the exhibition is […]

Investigators announce role of alcohol, parties in McCrae Williams’ death

As the investigation into McCrae Williams’ death continues, no evidence of criminal conduct exists at this point, Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli announced in a press conference Tuesday. Campus activities are slowly returning to normal. “We’re going to continue with our normal protocol as far as patrolling” in and around campus, Director of Public […]