In the Media

Professor Robert Mattison speaks with guests during a reception for Franz Kline: Coal and Steel at the Allentown Art Museum.

December 7, 2012

Media Features Franz Kline Exhibit Curated by Professor Robert Mattison

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Franz Kline: Coal and Steel, a major exhibit at the Allentown Art Museum curated by Robert S. Mattison, Marshall R. Metzgar Professor of Art History, has received significant coverage in the media. Reviews and interviews have appeared in ArtDaily, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Morning Call, WFMZ TV Channel 69 (Lehigh Valley), and WVIA-FM radio (Wilkes-Barre, [...]

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April 20, 2012

Bloomberg BusinessWeek Calls Lafayette a Great Investment

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“Is college worth the cost?” At Lafayette, the answer is a resounding yes. In a new in-depth report on the value of a college degree, Bloomberg BusinessWeek places Lafayette in the top tier of schools with the highest return on investment. Lafayette is No. 17 among 1,248 colleges and universities nationally—within the top 1.5 percent—and No. 2 [...]

Professor D.C. Jackson teaches a class in Ramer History House.

March 21, 2012

Professor D.C. Jackson Appears on PBS’ American Experience April 3

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D.C. Jackson, professor of history, will appear as an on-camera expert on the PBS American Experience program “Grand Coulee Dam.” The segment is scheduled to air nationwide 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 3. Watch the preview Jackson, an expert on the history of water resources, was interviewed in New York City by a crew from Insignia Films [...]

Twistedsifter.com called Kirby Library one of the 15 most beautiful libraries in the world.

October 27, 2011

Lafayette Attracts National Media Attention

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Lafayette made national news for its decision to hire new faculty when other schools are holding the line, its stunning libraries, and the country’s first for-credit study-abroad program to North Korea. Since July, the College has been featured three times in The Chronicle of Higher Education, as well as in the New York Times, Wall Street [...]