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Expanding horizons with Study Abroad

This Winter Term, many study abroad returnees are coming back this term with fresh global perspectives and expanded horizons. Lawrence has offered study abroad programs since the 1960s; one notable program is our very own London Centre. The London Centre program first opened in the fall of 1970, and has been running ever since. Today,

Standing Rock in Historical Context

Student activists’ chalk art to raise awareness about Standing Rock amidst political whirlwind. Photo by Larissa Davis. In just this last week, many have learned about the escalating tensions during the protests against the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline. The construction of the pipeline would not only threaten the quality of water used by

Visit Day and Admissions’ Diversity Efforts

Prospective students explore Lawrence on a campus tour. Photo by Larissa Davis On the first day of reading period, Thursday, Oct. 20, even though many Lawrentians were away from campus, Lawrence welcomed many high school students on the first Visit Day of the year. Although prospective students could not attend classes, they still got to