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Community conversations facilitate structured dialogue

Faculty, staff and students were invited to engage in open-minded discussion. Photos by Emily Midyette On Friday, March 31 in the Esch Hurvis room of the Warch Campus Center, the second Community Conversation on Political Common Ground was held. The dialogue was faciliated by Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion and Associate Dean of the

Community Conversation on Safety facilitates real dialogue

Faculty, staff and students of Lawrence University teamed up with members of the local police force to discuss pressing issues on diversity within the Appleton community. Photo by Emily Midyette On Friday, Oct. 21, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Lawrence University, along with the Appleton Police Department, hosted the Community Conversation on Safety.

Sustained Dialogue training aims to heal

On Saturday, Oct. 22, Lawrence will officially begin a new community-focused initiative called Sustained Dialogue (SD) by beginning student moderator training. According to the Sustained Dialogue Institute (SDI), SD is defined as “a systematic, prolonged dialogue among small groups of citizens committed to changing conflicted relationships, ending conflict and building peace.” The goal of training