The Lyco Lowdown: An Insider's View of Life at Lycoming

A Message from the President: Localizing a Global Effort

Posted by Dr. Kent Trachte on Oct 3, 2017 3:18:35 PM

 

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Topics: Campus Activities, Academics, Social Issues, Community, Dominican Republic Coffee

Lycoming College: Leading the liberal arts into the future

Posted by Dr. Kent Trachte on Sep 6, 2017 9:34:59 AM

Lycoming College has made a bold decision. The College has chosen to deepen its identity as a liberal arts college by developing a high impact 21st-century liberal arts education. We are certain this is a strategically smart course of action. 

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Topics: Liberal Arts Education, Academics, Community

Reflections on Commencement 2017

Posted by Dr. Kent Trachte on Jun 3, 2017 9:45:34 AM

Commencement 2017 was a memorable one. Rainy weather forced us inside for only the second time in two decades. For the first time since being renamed, the Keiper Recreation Center served as the venue for the ceremony. Preserving a long-standing tradition, several trustees and I led the class through the Metzler Gate despite the inclement weather.

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Topics: Insider, Academics, Lycoming College Alumni, Community

Lycoming named to Princeton Review's Best 382

Posted by Dr. Kent Trachte on Apr 25, 2017 4:03:02 PM

I am delighted to share the exciting news that Lycoming College has been selected as one of the newest additions to the Best 382 Colleges list published by the Princeton Review. In particular, the August 2018 edition, which will be available in August 2017, will feature Lycoming as one of six new schools receiving the Best 382 designation. This designation means that the Princeton Review regards Lycoming College as among the “cream of the crop” of undergraduate institutions in America.

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Topics: Insider, Study Abroad, Applying to College, Campus Activities, Academics, Residential Life, Current Events, International Student Experience, Community

Confessions of a Social Butterfly

Posted by Nam Do on Mar 31, 2017 4:45:00 PM

social butterfly (n.)

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Topics: Student Life, Community

Quinones Lecture to Grow Awareness of the Opioid Epidemic

Posted by Dr. Kent Trachte on Mar 22, 2017 3:22:51 PM

On Monday, April 3, at 7 p.m. in the Community Arts Center in Williamsport, author Sam Quinones will present an educational lecture based upon his award-winning nonfiction book, “Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.” The program is sponsored the Clear Focus Affinity Community at Lycoming College, Penn College, UPMC Susquehanna, Project Bald Eagle and State Sen. Gene Yaw’s office.

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Topics: Social Issues, Community, Community Based Learning

Senior Bucket List

Posted by Stephanie Osczepinski on Mar 6, 2017 3:19:19 PM
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Topics: Student Life, Campus Activities, Community

Thoughts on One Life-Changing Student Position

Posted by Nam Do on Dec 11, 2016 1:00:00 PM

I was walking back to my room the other night when I came across this little delight in the hallway:

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Topics: Residential Life, Community

Smashing Pumpkins on a Sunday

Posted by Jack Ryan Clark on Nov 28, 2016 12:00:00 PM

On November 6th, the brothers of Lambda Chi Alpha held their first annual “Great Pumpkin Bash” on the newly named Fultz Quad!

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Topics: Greek Life, Community

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