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The crowded streets of Easton on a sunny day.

Discover downtown Easton’s lesser known attractions this weekend with the Shop Small Hidden Gems Tour

Paige Mathieu September 10, 2021

Whether you are an underclassman living in the Lehigh Valley for the first time or an upperclassman returning to campus after a year at home, there are plenty of new opportunities to explore downtown Easton...

The Muslim Student Association broke their fast on the first day of Ramadan on April 12 with an iftar dinner together. (Photo courtesy of @msa_lafayttecollege_ Instagram)

Muslim Student Association celebrates start of Ramadan with iftar dinner, care packages

Paige Mathieu April 16, 2021

Ramadan began this past Tuesday, and members of the Muslim Student Association (MSA) are not letting the hybrid semester stand in the way of celebrating as a community. Ramadan is a holy month of fasting...

Engineers Without Borders is currently working on seven projects in the Easton community. Photo taken pre-COVID-19. (Photo courtesy of Michael Aronson 23)

Community-driven development: A closer look at Engineers Without Borders

Paige Mathieu March 19, 2021

In 2018, Engineers Without Borders (EWB) had a membership of one. Now a club of 35 students, EWB has been leaving its impact on the local community through multiple ongoing projects and a community-driven...

Maggie DiGrande 21 runs an Etsy shop called Maggie D by the Sea. (Photo by Caroline Burns 22)

Student Artist Spotlight: ‘Part of my identity now’: Maggie DiGrande ’21 paints scenes inspired by her hometown, college campus

Paige Mathieu March 12, 2021

After the COVID-19 pandemic cut her study of art and architecture in Italy short, Maggie DiGrande ‘21 found a way to start sharing her artwork with others. Despite still having a painting class that...

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