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Student Spotlight: Meralis Alvarez-Morales

Student Spotlight: Meralis Alvarez-Morales

Photo by Sarah Elise Navy Lawrence junior Meralis Alvarez-Morales is a passionate and talented artist, scholar, performer and advocate who has much to share about the influence of Puerto Rican culture and her ancestors on her philosophy towards art. A global studies major on the arts and exchange track, this summer she partnered with the

Wriston Galleries opens for new school year

Right now, the Wriston Art Galleries are open for viewing by appointment.  Visitors are welcomed by a collection of plaster casts curated by junior Shania Johnson. The casts are, as Johnson puts it, “reproductions” of work by Islamic calligrapher and translator, Tosun Bayrak, who originally displayed the casts on the Lawrence University campus almost half

Student Spotlight: Moreau Halliburton

Photo By Moreau Halliburton Even through indirect relations to junior Moreau Halliburton, it is easy to tell that her creative practice is grounded in art, activism and identity. Since the abrupt departure from campus in March, Halliburton incorporated these priorities into the projects she worked on.  The idea for Homeland Beading came out of Halliburton’s