Good morning, and happy Earth Day! After perusing new and upcoming events, learn about the ways that Lafayette is making a difference for our planet.  Have a great day!

New events

Building community

Join a time of sharing personal life stories through guided roundtable discussions on “Life During the COVID-19 Outbreak” at noon Friday, May 1. Sponsored by the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council, the Narratives on Inclusive Community and Equity Series is open to faculty, staff, and students.

Course Design Institute

A virtual version of the event will take place on June 1-3. The institute will run from 8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day, with interactive sessions to support faculty designing or revising a course. Faculty also will have time to reflect on their remote teaching experiences with colleagues. The application deadline is May 8.


Earth Week forum

Join seven activists from around the world at noon today to learn about the future of climate activism and ways you can get involved in your community.

AlphaSights info session

This webinar at noon today will introduce the firm, cover career paths and opportunities, as well as offer a skill-based workshop for virtual interviewing.

LaFarm yoga

Join Brooke Kohler ’13 at 4:30 p.m. today as she leads this special Earth Day session.


Maximize caloric burning, fat burning, and body toning with interval cardio and resistance training to an irresistible beat at 5 p.m. today.

Salsa dancing

Dance your stress away at 8:30 p.m. today with a session for the intermediate skill level.


Video tribute

The softball team honors Malori Pojar ’20.

Celebrating Earth Day

Read about a few ways the College is making a positive impact.