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Kazim Ali visited the college as a judge in the MacKnight Black Poetry Competition (Courtesy of Kazim Ali).

Renowned poet speaks about writing, yoga, spirituality at poetry competition reading

Misty Earisman April 28, 2017

Poetry week was kicked off not only with renowned authors, but young ones as well. Three students gave readings, and in one case a musical performance, of their winning poems in the MacKnight Black...

Students play in Super Smash Bros. Tournament during Geek Week. [Photo by Julia Brennan ‘17]

Geeking out

Misty Earisman May 1, 2015

Lafayette celebrates second annual Geek Week Some students may have been wondering why a Pac man arcade game and an air hockey table were in Farinon. This week marked the second annual Geek Week at...

A Shortbread Torah scroll and a Frozen themed entry take the cake as the big winners at the Edible Book Contest.  [Photo by Elizabeth Lucy ‘15

Food for thought

Misty Earisman April 3, 2015

Skillman Library hosts annual book-based baking contest People often claim reading is a piece of cake. This past April Fool’s Day, Skillman Library proved it. The library hosted its fourth Edible Books...

Dancing at Lughnasa

Misty Earisman February 27, 2015

A rich narrative of complex relationships Dancing at Lughnasa, premiering at Williams Center for the Arts on next Wednesday, is Michael Evan’s memory of the summer of 1936, when he was a young boy and...

A progressive in the porn industry

A progressive in the porn industry

Misty Earisman February 20, 2015

Miriam Weeks a.k.a. Belle Knox discusses her views on the sex industry. Photos by Willem Ytsma ‘16 _________________________ Belle Knox speaks about feminism in adult entertainment A debate about feminism...

Instrumental color: Story telling through sound relations

Instrumental color: Story telling through sound relations

Misty Earisman February 13, 2015

Kirk O’Riordan expands musical boundaries. Photo courtesy of Lafayette Communications _____________________________________  When people hear about electronic music, they often think of artists like...

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