Author Archives: David Baldwin

Apocalypse Now Screening Recap

On Thursday, Nov. 2, an Environmental Studies topic class, ENST 200: Wilderness in the North American Imagination held a screening of the war film “Apocalypse Now” in the Warch Campus Center Cinema. The film is an adaptation and modernization by Francis Ford Coppola of Joseph Conrad’s “Heart of Darkness.” Set during the Vietnam War, “Apocalypse

Lost at Sea: Reading Period adventure goes awry

This article is a personal account of a midterm reading period trip taken by Outdoor Recreation Club (ORC).   In the middle of Lake Superior sits an island called York with three campsites, one pit toilet, some bears and few, if any, people. Located approximately four miles off the coast of northern Wisconsin, York Island

Archives Uncovered: The Ormsby Files

While cleaning out the basement of Ormsby Hall this summer, several boxes of scrapbooks were discovered that shared the memories of those who attended Lawrence in the days before cell phones and social media. These scrapbooks share accounts from the days when the best way to disseminate information by Residence Hall Directors (RHDs) and Residence

PAW spreads Service Dog awareness with Puppies and Pizza

Seniors Alexis Dalebroux, Maddie Murray and Rachel Taber with Service Dogs Aero (left) and Nyx (right). Photo by David Baldwin. On Thursday, Oct. 12, the People for Animal Welfare (PAW) hosted a presentation in the Diversity Center by seniors Rachel Taber and Alexis Dalebroux about the service animals they are training on campus. Accompanying the

Andrew Commons takes on annual “Eat Locally” Challenge

Andrew Commons takes the initiative to provide a 100% locally sourced lunch featuring local meat, coffee and produce at their annual event. Photo by David Baldwin Lawrentians, like most people, love food. It shows in the vast number of people who show up at Andrew Commons every day, attend club meetings any time there is