Teaming up with the pros: Theater department pairs with professional group

Members of the Lafayette College community got a bite of the Big Apple on Monday, when they performed “Tartuffe” Off-Broadway at Teatro Circulo. The play, which was supposed to be performed last week, had to be rescheduled because of the cancellations due to the norovirus outbreak. The cast was supposed to have their final performance in New York, […]

Islam and activism: Professor Jamillah Karim examines how religion can liberate the marginalized

Islam, though so often portrayed in the media as a violent and oppressive faith, can be one of the most powerful unifying forces among marginalized people, said Professor of Religion at Spelman College Jamillah Karim, who spoke at Lafayette College on Monday. Karim specializes in Islam and Muslims in the United States and also focuses […]

Cold snap: Spring sports teams contend with winter weather

You can’t hit the ball out of the park every week—especially if it’s cold. Blizzards, fluctuating temperatures and rain have taken a toll for Lafayette’s spring sports teams ever since players returned to campus from interim. The lacrosse, baseball and softball programs have all needed to adjust as Easton’s fluctuating weather forecast, beginning with Winter […]

Reapplication process continues: Chi Phi first to present to accreditation committee

The first of two presentations by interested fraternities, as part of the college’s new Greek organization application process, began last Monday with the Chi Phi Rho Chapter.   The group presented in front of the 18-member Lafayette College Recognition Committee for over an hour and 15 minutes, including the question and answer part.   The […]

Non Cur thawed: StuGov unfreezes funds

In an emailed press release written in Spanish, Non Cur Editor-in-Chief Noah Drauschak ‘16 announced that the controversial satire journal is back in business. The campus publication was mired in frozen funds after student government ordered changes to their constitution on Oct. 1. The changes included mandatory, moderated public forums and required signatures from Non […]