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New LUCC president and VP elected

Sophomore Colleen Murray was elected LUCC Vice-President. Photo courtesy of Colleen Murray. After a close election on Tuesday, Lawrentians have chosen their next President and Vice-President for the Lawrence Community Council (LUCC). Junior Rufino Cacho won the presidency with 251 votes, and the Vice Presidency went to Sophomore Colleen Murray with 335 votes. LUCC released

Winter Renovations In Sage Hall

Sage Hall is one of the renovated areas, with a new kitchen on the first floor and new lofts planned for the basement. Photo by Emma Gilshannon Over winter break, Lawrence undertook renovations in both the Conservatory of Music and Sage Hall. Half of the practice rooms in the Conservatory now boast new sound-blocking panels.

PEP puts on annual Rocky Horror Picture Show shadowcast

Junior Liam McDonald as Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Photo by Emma Gilshannon The Prescribed Escape Productions (PEP) performed a shadowcast of the Rocky Horror Picture Show this past Halloween weekend. PEP is an independent, student-run theater company aiming to provide Lawrence and the surrounding community with thought-provoking, well-produced theater. There were three performances of Rocky Horror: Friday,

Indigenous Peoples’ Day celebrates culture

A member of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin performs a traditional dance. Photo by Emma Gilshannon As an alternative to Columbus Day, Indigenous People’s Day was celebrated on the Main Hall Green on Monday. The event began with a cleansing ceremony conducted by the president of the Lawrence University Native American Organization (LUNA), senior Lauren

Lecture educates on genome encryption

Lauter used analogies to make her lecture easier to understand. Photo by Emma Gilshannon On Thursday, Sept. 21, Kristin Lauter returned to Lawrence to give a talk in the McDougal Lecture series titled “How to Keep Your Genome Secret”. She earned her BA, Master of Science and PhD all from the University of Chicago. So,