Located in Easton, Pennsylvania, Lafayette College is a small private liberal arts college consisting of 2,500 undergraduate students. Competing in the Patriot League, Lafayette’s notable archrival is neighboring Lehigh University. One fun fact about Lafayette is they host a freshman-only formal called “1,000 Nights” which signifies the number of days before graduation.
Famous "Leopards" alumni include Walter E. Hanson – Chairman of KPMG, Fran Horowitz – president and CMO of Abercrombie & Fitch Co., Beth Mowins – ESPN announcer, Stephen Crane – author of The Red Badge of Courage, and George Barclay – inventor of the football helmet.
The Bayou – a fun and tasty Cajun experience.
Take a stroll through Easton Farmer’s Market.
Buy a ticket to the Bacon Fest!
Crayola Experience - if you have a younger sibling in tow.
Isabella will be a Senior in the fall and she is originally from Osterville, Massachusetts. One quirky fact about Isabella..."My first word was onion."
Fun fact about Lafayette College: Lafayette's rivalry with Lehigh is the most-played football rivalry in the nation and the longest uninterrupted annual rivalry series.
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Bank Street Creamery, Moo Tracks.
Bakery and Favorite Sweet: Sweet Girlz, vanilla cake with buttercream frosting.
Where to Grab a Coffee or Tea: Cosmic Cup Coffee.
Burger Joint and Fries: Two Rivers Brewing Company.
Finger licking good BBQ spot: More than Q.
Pizzeria: Campus Pizza (insider's tip: they only take cash).
Diner and Favorite Dish: Key City Diner, a nice hearty omelette with american cheese, onion and bacon and home fries.
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate: Mesa. I would recommend their AMAZING and classic guacamole.
Sushi and your go to roll: Sogo Fusion Restaurant.
Breakfast Spot with a friend or date: Quadrant.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Kirby Sports Center.
Night spot for music: Campus Pizza (pizza restaurant by day, main place to dance at night).
Best Dive Bar: Milo's Bar.
Neighborhood Bookstore: Quadrant.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang? The quad (our central field where people can lounge, read, throw frisbees or eat lunch).
Where do you want to go on spring break? Cancun, or any warm tropical place!