Make Big Use of Big Resources
One of the nation’s highest endowment-per-student rates means ample resources to bring the best faculty here, to provide the best facilities, and to fuel student research, study abroad, internships, and field work. Lafayette has the big energy of 23 NCAA Division I sports, the big variety of many clubs and organizations, the big heart of community service, and the big thrill of the arts.
This summer through a distinctive biology fellowship, Lindsay Marko ’14 was able to roll up her sleeves and get her hands dirty, literally, while working on a project that could help alleviate local water pollution. Marko and fellow biology majors Briette Karanifilian ’14 and Rebecca LaRosa ’15 were this year’s recipients of David M. Nalven […]
The College’s environmentally sustainable renovation of the Grossman House for Global Perspectives has been featured in the December edition of University Business magazine. The publication covers topics in higher education management for presidents and other senior officers at two- and four-year colleges and universities. Read the article Built on High Street in 1915 by the […]
The air is crisp, the leaves are falling, the jackets are out. Autumn has come to Lafayette. The College’s beautiful campus sits on 340 acres and has 60 buildings merging modern and historic architecture. Check out a photo gallery of fall campus images. View images of campus on Flickr
Students in Megan Rothenberger’s Environmental Issues in Aquatic Ecosystems class are tackling problems using expertise and resources from biology and civil engineering. As part of the course, students visited a local constructed wetland. There, David Brandes and Art Kney, both associate professors of civil and environmental engineering, explained how aggressive invasive plants and seasonal algal […]
Lafayette is the recipient of a $450,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation that will bring established and emerging choreographers to the classrooms, studios, and stages of area colleges. The collaborative program will explore the use of dance as an art form and how its creative powers can be infused across a liberal arts […]