Campus Life

Spring Images

May 13, 2014

Photo Gallery: Lafayette in Bloom

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The flowers are blooming. The birds are chirping. Students are playing Frisbee on the Quad. Spring has arrived at Lafayette. Check out a photo gallery of campus images. View more images of campus on Flickr

Students go wild for Matt and Kim.

May 13, 2014

Matt and Kim Rock Kirby Sports Center

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Lafayette hosted its Spring Concert last weekend in Kirby Sports Center. The event was headlined by indie rock duo Matt and Kim, with special guest hip-hop artist Hoodie Allen. The concert is sponsored each year by Lafayette Activities Forum. Check out a photo gallery of all the fun. View more images of the concert on [...]

McKelvy Gardens

May 13, 2014

College Dedicates New McKelvy House Gardens

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McKelvy House scholars, alumni, and faculty advisers celebrated the completion of the McKelvy Garden Renovation project at a dedication ceremony May 5. Based partly on historical photographs of the house and lands, the new garden is on the terraced area behind and to the east of the house with a new gazebo and gathering area at [...]

Lafapalooza

May 12, 2014

Lafayette Serves the Community during Lafapalooza

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Students, faculty, staff, and members of the Lehigh Valley Alumni Association chapter helped Easton community organizations during Lafapalooza ’14: Lafayette’s National Day of Service. On April 26, students volunteered for projects benefiting Children’s Home of Easton, Easton Area Neighborhood Center, Easton Health and Rehabilitation Center, Easton Main Street Initiative, Easton Urban Farm, Firth Youth Center, [...]

Markle Hall

May 12, 2014

Hoff Awards Honor Outstanding Contributions to Lafayette

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Students, faculty, and staff were honored May 4 for their dedication and commitment to the College community at the 24rd annual Aaron O. Hoff Awards ceremony. Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement, the awards are named in honor of one of the College’s first students. In 1832, Hoff blew the horn that [...]

Derby Day

May 6, 2014

A New Tradition: Students Celebrate Derby Day

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Student Government hosted the College’s first Derby Day on the Quad last weekend. Inspired by the Kentucky Derby, the day featured students dressed in derby attire for an afternoon of food, croquet, bocce ball, corn hole, and badminton. Live music was provided by The Chorduroys and Cadence, the male and female student a cappella groups. [...]

Wellness Fair

May 6, 2014

Photo Gallery: Employees Get a Dose of Health Education

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Human Resources hosted the 2014 Employee Wellness Fair April 23 in Farinon College Center. College employees got a dose of health education, complimentary medical testing, and healthy food items. More than 25 local vendors attended including Prevention Health, Easton Farmers Market, Pennsylvania Department of Health, Phoenix Rehabilitation and Health Services, Open Air MRI of Allentown, [...]

Lafayette Relay For Life

May 5, 2014

Photo Gallery: Students Support Cancer Research

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The Lafayette community came out to show its support for the fight against cancer during the College’s Relay for Life at Kamine Gym. The overnight event has teams walking for 12 hours to raise funds for the American Cancer Society. Students, faculty, and administrators also enjoyed musical performances, raffles, food, carnival games, and other activities. [...]

Robert Young '14 and Justin Butler ’14 share a laugh.

May 5, 2014

Students Prepare for the Future at Annual McDonogh Network Event

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Accomplished alumni shared their experiences and perspectives with students at the fourth annual McDonogh Network Spring Meeting and Senior Celebration last weekend in Pfenning Alumni Center. Students were able to network, discuss specific careers, and get advice about entering the workforce. The event honored the achievements of black and African American members of the Lafayette [...]

Marina Day

April 28, 2014

Photo Gallery: Kappa Kappa Gamma Celebrates Marina Day

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The sisters of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority hosted the annual Marina Day fundraiser last weekend on March Field. The event celebrates the life of Marina Petersen ’10, who passed away in the summer of 2009. Students enjoyed volleyball, a dunking booth, performances by student a cappella groups, a wing-eating contest, and other games. Funds raised [...]