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October 18, 2012

College Will Build Arts Campus on Third Street

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An experimental black box theater, a state-of-the-art film theater, a sound stage, and a high-tech media and teaching lab are some of the exciting facilities included in plans for the Williams Arts Campus on North Third Street. “The arts campus will serve as a vibrant gateway to Lafayette and the city and provide exciting new [...]

Deanna DiCroce '13 takes a shot during a field hockey game.

October 12, 2012

Field Hockey Team Ranked 14th in Nation

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With two wins last week, the Lafayette field hockey team has maintained its Top 20 standing in the National Field Hockey Coaches Association poll, sitting at 14th. With a 10-1 overall record, the Leopards cemented their position among the best in the country with a 5-2 win over Penn and a 6-1 defeat of Colgate [...]

Students in the Class of 2015 at the Convocation ceremony during last year's Orientation.

August 22, 2012

Welcome Class of 2016!

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The 629 members of the Class of 2016 will begin their college careers Aug. 23 during the first day of Lafayette’s new student orientation. Read the Class of 2016 orientation schedule The students officially will be welcomed to the College community Thursday afternoon during Convocation ceremonies opening the 181st academic year. President Daniel H. Weiss, [...]

Lafayette College

May 18, 2012

Alumni Who Have Served in the Office of President or Vice President

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Through the years, Lafayette alumni have served in a number of the administrations of U.S. Presidents, Vice Presidents, or their spouses. Our research has uncovered the names in the list below. If you are aware of others, please let us know by sending a message to commdiv@lafayette.edu. Alan L. Hoffman ’88 Deputy Chief of Staff, [...]

Vice President Joe Biden

May 2, 2012

Vice President Joe Biden Gives Talk about Pursuit of American Innovation

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United States Vice President Joe Biden gave a lecture at Lafayette College’s Kirby Sports Center this evening, “Charting Our Economic Destiny: The Pursuit of American Innovation.” See coverage of the event, including photos, video, and an article

Vice President Joe Biden

May 2, 2012

Vice President Joe Biden’s Address Available Online Live at 7 p.m.

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Vice President Joe Biden’s address, “Charting Our Economic Destiny: The Pursuit of American Innovation,” will be available live via an online streaming broadcast starting at 7 p.m. at http://www.goleopards.com/biden. The address will also be televised live in the Lehigh Valley and beyond (New York City, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Boston, and Chicago) by RCN TV Network. [...]

Vice President Joe Biden

April 30, 2012

Additional Seating Available for Vice President Biden’s Address May 2

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Additional seating is now available for Vice President Joe Biden’s address at Lafayette, scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, in Kirby Sports Center. Tickets may be ordered free of charge online at www.goleopardstickets.com. All tickets will be held for pickup at the Athletic Ticket Office in Kirby Sports Center, 700 West Pierce St. On [...]

Lafayette College President Daniel H. Weiss

February 14, 2012

Lafayette Will Host Conference on the Future of the Liberal Arts College

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President Daniel H. Weiss and Rebecca S. Chopp, president of Swarthmore College, will host a conference on the future of the liberal arts college in America April 9-11 at Lafayette. A distinguished group of college presidents and other leaders will discuss major issues facing higher education and take the lead in developing new ideas and [...]

Mikhail Gorbachev

October 18, 2011

Mikhail Gorbachev to Speak at Lafayette Oct. 19

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Mikhail Gorbachev, the leader of the Soviet Union who ended Communist rule in Eastern Europe and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, will deliver a major address titled “Perspectives on Global Change” at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, at Allan P. Kirby Sports Center, followed by a question-and-answer session. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. [...]

Mikhail Gorbachev

October 13, 2011

Mikhail Gorbachev to Speak at Lafayette Oct. 19

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Mikhail Gorbachev, the leader of the Soviet Union who ended Communist rule in Eastern Europe and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, will deliver a major address titled “Perspectives on Global Change” at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, at Allan P. Kirby Sports Center, followed by a question-and-answer session. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. [...]