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Greek Week provides fun for whole campus

Greek Week is an event in which all Greek organizations on Lawrence University’s campus engage in activities together to foster a stronger Panhellenic community and to raise awareness for the charities that the individual organizations support. Sophomore and President of the Lawrence University Panhellenic Council Rachel Taber said, “When planning Greek Week each year, the

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Lawrence University student arrested on felony charges

In an email to the Lawrence University community on Thursday, March 17, Vice President for Student Affairs Nancy Truesdell wrote that a Lawrence student was arrested on March 15 as part of a “felony criminal investigation.” She relayed assurances from the Appleton Police Department that the campus community is not endangered by the felony charge

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Former IRC President visits Lawrence

Professor George Rupp was delighted to visit campus and share his experience. Photo by Anh Ta Over the course of last week, May 8-18, Stephen Edward Scarff Visiting Professor of International Affairs, George Rupp, spent his time at Lawrence giving a lecture, leading classes in the government department and enjoying the campus in general. The

Opinions and Editorials

Staff Editorial: Group Housing and Campus Culture

On May 5, group living houses were selected for the 2016-17 school year using the new group living legislation. The decisions made were found by many to be slightly disappointing because a lack of turnaround seen in the houses, and therefore a lack of change in campus culture.One cause of this was a lack of

Arts & Entertainment

Theatre Arts Department presents “The Liar”

Last week, students and teachers from the Lawrence Department of Theatre Arts performed “The Liar” by David Ives, a farcical play featuring a main character who tells endless lies, and his companion, who can only tell the truth. The show ran four times on three different days in the Stansbury Theatre, the second-largest performance space

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Athlete of the Week: Cam Davies (Track)

Photo courtesy of Paul Wilke This week I sat down with senior Cam Davies of the Men’s Track and Field team. One of the team’s best runners and a favorite going into the Midwest Conference Championships this past weekend, Davies battled through a frustrating steeplechase race only to find he had been disqualified after finishing.

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Letter to the Editor: Erin Campbell Watson

To the Editor, As a member of Lawrence University’s community of young alumni, I have watched in dismay as issues we struggled with while we were at Lawrence have recently been brought to light in a painful way. And I’ve been encouraged by watching current students take a stand. Many young alumni have responded to

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