April 25, 2010
The Sweet and Subtle Science of Wooing the Admitted
Sarah Bones for The Chronicle
To get to Lafayette College, follow Third Street up a steep hill that rises above the rooftops of downtown Easton. Turn left on McCartney Street, then left on High. Walk to the top step of Markle Hall, the admissions building, and then turn around.
There unfolds a stirring view of the campus, its green slopes rolling under Skillman Library's glass walls, and Van Wickle Hall, with its brown bricks and gabled roof, and on past Colton Chapel, whose stone tower rises over the pink