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Charlotte Reed ’86

February 24, 2015

Pet Expert Charlotte Reed ’86 Creates Enterprise by Talking to and for Animals

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By Margie Peterson Most people find jobs. Charlotte Reed ’86 invented a career as a pet trends entrepreneur. For the past two decades, she has dispensed advice about caring for dogs and cats on a host of national television shows, including The View, Steve Harvey, Today, and Fox & Friends. She has tracked pet trends […]

Amy Stolls '87

February 23, 2015

Amy Stolls ’87 Advances American Literature

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A former journalist and author of two novels, Amy Stolls ’87 has been named director of literature at the National Endowment for the Arts after working there for 16 years. She oversees the selection of 35 to 40 individuals annually who are awarded NEA fellowships of $25,000 each.

Ryan Kraus ’15

February 20, 2015

Mock Trial Team Places First at Philadelphia Regional Tournament

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Lafayette’s mock trial team took first place at the Philadelphia Regional Tournament hosted this month by Villanova University. Ryan Kraus ’15 (Stamford, Conn.) received an outstanding attorney award with the highest point total of any participant. The team advances to the American Mock Trial Association (AMTA) Opening Round Championship series March 14-15 in Washington, D.C. The […]

Sharon Chen ’15

February 16, 2015

Sharon Chen ’15 and Aaron Walker ’18 Win State Forensics Titles

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Sharon Chen ’15 (Norwood, N.J.) and Aaron Walker ’18 (Strafford, Pa.) took home state championships in rhetorical criticism and impromptu speaking, respectively, during the Pennsylvania Forensic Association’s annual tournament Feb. 14-15 at Penn State University. The Forensics Society placed second overall and is preparing to compete in the National Forensics Association’s national tournament April 16-20 […]

Caroline Craver led the soccer team with a 4.0 GPA this fall.

February 10, 2015

110 Students Named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

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From the College’s seven Division I fall sports teams, 110 students were named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll. To be eligible for the honor roll, student athletes need to record at least a 3.20 grade point average during the semester. The men’s and women’s cross country teams combined for 15 honor roll students, […]

Marcia Bernicat '75

February 6, 2015

Marcia Bloom Bernicat ’75 Is New U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh

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Marcia Bloom Bernicat ’75 began her role as U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh on Wednesday when she presented her credentials to President Md Abdul Hamid. On Thursday, she met with Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque at the foreign ministry. “We have such a big and broad relation. I have a direct mandate to make it even […]

Eric Kramer '88

February 3, 2015

Eric Kramer ’88 Leads Medical Missions to Haiti

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In February, Eric Kramer ’88 will embark on his fifth annual medical mission to Haiti. The bootstrap volunteer team includes nurses, medical technicians, paramedics, a pastor, a mechanic, and a carpenter. They transport medications, reading glasses, hygienic goods, beans, rice, children’s shoes, and other supplies.

Year in Review

February 3, 2015

Lafayette by the Numbers: Video Review of 2014

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New students, proud grads, the ice bucket challenge, Xanadu, good friends, a big win in the Big Apple. Check out highlights from an amazing year in the life of Lafayette.

Veronica and Zach celebrate after the win.

February 2, 2015

Comeback Kid: Zach Zweizig ’15 Recovers from Concussion to Win 150th Rivalry Game

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Nearly 50,000 people filled the seats of Yankee Stadium this past November for the 150th game of the most-played college football rivalry in the nation. Zach Zweizig ’15 barely noticed. Nor did he pay attention to the spirited imagery on the Jumbotron or the ESPN cameras recording his every move. He was too busy staring at […]

Tailback Ross Scheuerman ’15 ran for a team record 304 yards.

January 27, 2015

Ross Scheuerman ’15 Invited to NFL Scouting Combine

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Ross Scheuerman ’15 (Creamridge, New Jersey) has been invited to the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine, which will be held Feb. 17-23 in Indianapolis at Lucas Oil Stadium. NFL executives, coaching staffs, player personnel departments, and medical personnel from all 32 NFL teams will attend the event, which evaluates the nation’s top college football players eligible […]