Author Archives: Dan Thoresen

Milwaukee-Downer celebrates 50 years of partnership with LU

Milwaukee-Downer celebrates 50 years of partnership with LU

Fifty years ago, a new union formed between Lawrence College and Milwaukee-Downer College, a partnership that helped preserve many of Milwaukee-Downer’s traditions and shaped Lawrence into the eminent liberal arts university that it is today. The event will be commemorated by a ‘golden jubilee’ celebration at this year’s reunion weekend. Despite the interesting history of

Appleton offers Olympic winter sports and activites

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia are about to begin! Imbued with the Olympic Spirit, many readers may find themselves eager to attempt the many thrilling events found within this international competition. Luckily, the cold, wintry weather of northeast Wisconsin provides ample opportunities for you to try many of these sports out for yourself.

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