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Lafayette College

December 27, 2007

Bringing the 1800’s and the Present Together

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Kari Andersen ’08 compares contemporary filmmaker Michael Moore with 19th-century Spanish essayist in her honors thesis Kari Andersen ’08 (Patchogue, N.Y.) is a Marquis Scholar with a double major in Spanish and psychology. She is currently working on a comparative analysis of 19th-century Spanish essayist Mariano Jose de Larra and contemporary U.S. filmmaker Michael Moore [...]

Lafayette College

December 14, 2007

Technology Clinic Presents Final Report on “Greening” Lafayette

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Students present environmental sustainability plan for College to go carbon neutral The Technology Clinic presented its final project report from its year-long study on environmentally-friendly alternatives to the College’s current practices Dec. 12. Tech Clinic is a hands-on course founded in 1986 that brings together students from different majors to help solve real-world problems of [...]

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December 13, 2007

Exploring the Global Marketplace

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Lisa Lovallo ’07 discusses her Fulbright experiences in Mexico Lisa Lovallo ’07 graduated in May with an A.B. with majors in economics and business and Spanish. She is spending September 2007 through June 2008 in Mexico City through a Fulbright Binational Business Grant. The award allows U.S. graduates in business, law, or engineering to combine [...]

Lafayette College

December 7, 2007

Technology Clinic will Give Final Report on a ‘Greener’ Campus

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Members present findings from their yearlong study on Dec. 12 The Technology Clinic will present its findings from its yearlong study on environmentally-friendly alternatives for the College’s current practices 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12 in Oechsle Hall room 224. Tech Clinic is a hands-on course founded in 1986 that brings together students from different majors [...]

Lafayette College

November 21, 2007

Professor Michelle Geoffrion-Vinci Publishes New Textbook

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Sí se puede! aims at teaching Spanish heritage speakers The latest book by Michelle Geoffrion-Vinci, associate professor of foreign languages and literature, focuses on further developing speaking, reading, and writing skills for students who have been exposed to Spanish outside of the classroom. The textbook, ¡Sí se puede!Un curso intermedio para hispanohablantes de herencia (Yes [...]

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July 20, 2007

Sara Walter ’09 Holds History in Her Hands at the Smithsonian Institute

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History and government & law major gets a unique look at the museum’s inner workings Sara Walter ’09 (Kempton, Pa.), a double major in history and government & law and Spanish, is passionate about her fields of study. This summer she is interning in the Division of Work and Industry at the Smithsonian Museum of [...]