Class of 2010

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September 20, 2010

Frank Sabatini ’09 Selected to Harvard Law Review, One of Five Lafayette Graduates Attending Harvard Law School

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Of the several hundred law students who apply to Harvard Law Review each year, only about 40 are chosen. Frank Sabatini ’09 is one of those 40. “I was inspired to enter the competition because I enjoy reading legal scholarship,” says Sabatini, who was informed in late July that he had been selected, “and I [...]

Treyvon Jackson '10

June 16, 2010

Designing their Own Major Gives Lafayette Students an Edge

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Working as an analyst in currency operations at Goldman Sachs, Treyvon Jackson ’10 is certain that creating his own major had a lot to do with getting the job. At Lafayette, Jackson designed an interdisciplinary major in performance studies, which explores the political implications that the performing arts have on society. “I strongly believe that [...]

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May 19, 2010

Lafayette Students Featured in Two Segments on WFMZ’s Edicion en Espanol

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Students provide commentary in Spanish on their economic and environmental work in Honduras Students involved with Lafayette’s chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) and the Economic Empowerment and Global Learning Project (EEGLP) were interviewed for two segments on WFMZ’s Edicion en Espanol appearing 11 p.m. Wednesday, May 19 and Thursday, May 20. Civil engineering majors [...]

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May 18, 2010

Students, Young Alumni Earn National Honors

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Recent awards include Goldwater Scholarship, three National Science Foundation Fellowships, two Fulbright grants, and NCAA Scholarship A number of students and young alumni have been recognized recently for their academic excellence with funding for future studies. Recent awards include a Goldwater Scholarship, three National Science Foundation Fellowships, two Fulbright grants, and an NCAA Scholarship. Lauren [...]

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May 12, 2010

The Effects of Obesity on the Economy

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Teevrat Garg ’10 writes about his research with Susan Averett, professor of economics Teevrat Garg ’10 (Haryana, India), who is pursuing a B.S. in mathematics and an A.B. with a major in economics and business, is working as an EXCEL Scholar with Susan Averett, professor of economics, on a project examining labor market outcomes of [...]

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May 11, 2010

Spurring Entrepreneurship in the Slate Belt

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Technology Clinic strives to create jobs through manufacturing solar golf carts With the economy slowly rebounding from a downward spiral, job creation is a hot-button issue in regions throughout the country. Working with the Slate Belt Council of Governments and the Slate Belt Business Incubator Program, an ambitious Technology Clinic team of six students is [...]

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May 7, 2010

Michael Adelman ’10 Wins 2010 George Wharton Pepper Prize

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The award goes to the senior who “most nearly represents the Lafayette ideal” Michael Adelman ’10 calls himself a “liberal arts engineer.” During his time at Lafayette, the civil engineering major has performed research, studied abroad, learned a new language, performed service work in Easton, Germany, and Honduras, and worked on numerous initiatives to improve [...]

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May 5, 2010

Annual Aaron O. Hoff Awards Honor Outstanding Contributions to Lafayette

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Students, faculty, staff, and administrators are recognized for their dedication to the College community Lafayette students, faculty, and staff were honored May 2 for their dedication and commitment to the College community at the 20th Annual Aaron O. Hoff Awards Ceremony. Sponsored by the Office of Student Life Programs, the awards are named in honor [...]

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May 4, 2010

Students Will Read Original Poems and Stories May 6

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‘New Writers Reading’ features work from three creative writing courses Students from three creative writing classes will read their original poems or stories at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 6 in the back room of Gilbert’s Café.  The students are from creative writing sections taught by Lee Upton, professor of English and writer-in-residence, and Alix Ohlin, [...]

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May 3, 2010

Students Present Research at American Chemical Society National Conference

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They worked in close concert with chemistry professors on numerous projects A total of 11 students presented research at the American Chemical Society’s national meeting and exposition in San Francisco, Calif. The society’s two annual national meetings each attract more than 11,000 chemists, chemical engineers, academicians, and graduate and undergraduate students.All of the students have [...]