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Four to five students could not go on Professor Wilson-Falls Interim Senegal trip–a photo of which from 2019 is shown above–because they did not receive financial aid. (Photo courtesy of Lafayette News)
Concerns raised about accessibility and financial constraints on study abroad opportunities
Aliana Mediratta, Contributing Writer • October 22, 2021

Studying abroad is often a hallmark of the college experience, and this is no exception for Lafayette. With full-semester, summer and interim trips sending students to countries ranging from Egypt to Argentina, the college offers a wide variety of study abroad programs. However, not all students have...

Members of the play, The Wedding Singer.
'Omigod! Omigod you guys!': 'Legally Blonde' announced as spring musical
Bernadette Russo , Assistant Arts and Culture Editor • October 22, 2021

At the end of their annual fall showcase yesterday, the Marquis Players announced their much-anticipated annual spring musical: "Legally Blonde." The musical, based on the 2001 film of the same name, follows Californian Elle Woods after her boyfriend...

Senior Brian Clayton (pictured) placed third out of 49 runners in the men’s individual 8k race. (Photo Courtesy of
Cross country attends Princeton Invitational and hosts the Leopard Invitational simultaneously
Caroline McParland, Sports Editor • October 22, 2021

The men's and women's cross country teams each sent six athletes to the Princeton Invitational while the remaining runners hosted the Leopard Invitational at the Metzgar Field Course this past Saturday. The teams were happier with the results of their...

Op-Ed: The illusion of safety
Jacob Potter September 24, 2021

Last week I obtained documents detailing the air exchange data for 174 rooms on the college’s campus, including all classroom spaces. To put...

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