WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Lycoming College
held its annual Medieval Lyco on Saturday, March 16 in Pennington Lounge.
Activities included tricycle jousting,
fencing demonstrations and medieval battle enactments. There also was live
medieval-themed music and food.
Clarke, of Cranberry Township, a senior archaeology major, gave fencing
demonstrations to some of the middle school students in attendance; and
Victoria Rogers, of South Paris, Maine, a senior English major, had a poster
display about Feudal Japan as part of the Japanese Culture Club activities.
Students also sold pirate-themed cupcakes, decorated the lounge with paper
torches and wore hand-made armor.
College is a four-year, residential liberal arts and sciences school dedicated
to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. Its rigorous academic
program, vibrant residential community and supportive faculty foster successful
student outcomes. Lycoming offers 36 academic majors and is recognized as a
Tier 1 institution by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1812 and located
near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one
of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation. For more information, visit