Come join The Lawrentian!

The Lawrentian is the only student-run newspaper at Lawrence University. It is published eight times per term, not including special editions. Typically, the newspaper is distributed each Friday afternoon beginning with the second week of the term. We do not publish the newspaper during tenth week or finals.

Always Hiring:

We’re currently hiring a sports editor, an arts & entertainment editor, a features editor and a copy editor for the 2023-24 cycle. No experience is needed for these positions. Applications are due by February 5, 2023. Find the job descriptions and applications here:

Sports Editor

Arts & Entertainment Editor

Features Editor

Copy Editor

We’re actively seeking out writers, artists, and photographers. No experience is needed for any of these positions! Writers and artists are hired on a rolling basis. Find job descriptions here:

Writers Job Description

Artists Job Description

Photographers Job Description

Find the writers, artists, and photographers applications here:

Writers Application

Artists Application

Photographers Application

Guest Illustrators – rolling sign-up

Illustrator Sign-up


For more information about these positions and The Lawrentian as a whole, please refer to our Handbook. Please note that it is still in the processes of being created.

If you have any questions, please email lawrentian@lawrence.edu or contact Alex Freeman or Taylor Hughes directly.