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Appleton COVID-19 policies to shift as vaccinations continue

Jessica Kleebauer was a freshman when she got the e-mail on March 12, 2020, telling the Lawrence student body that campus would be closing due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Home being Seattle, which was at the time going through a massive COVID-19 outbreak, Kleebauer only had a couple of weeks to pack up her things

Greek organizations to host weekend of philanthropic events

Lawrence University’s sororities and fraternities are joining together to host a Greek philanthropy weekend May 21-23, with an additional kick-off event on May 15. The weekend, organized by the Lawrence University Panhellenic Council and Interfraternity Council (IFC), the governing bodies of campus sororities and fraternities respectively, will include events that raise money for each Greek

Lawrence University Food Pantry to be institutionalized beginning in 2021-22

Photo by Alana Melvin. The Lawrence Food Pantry will officially become institutionalized beginning next year.  Started by Associate Dean of Academic Success Kate Zoromski and Associate Dean of Student Life Paris Wicker, the food pantry has existed on campus in some form since 2017. However, according to Zoromski, the food pantry was not institutionalized until

SAASHA leads campus in Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Students march on the Quad as part of SAASHA’s “March for Awareness” on April 22. Photo by Pei Robins. Throughout the month of April, Lawrence’s Student Alliance Against Sexual Harassment and Assault (SAASHA) organized events to promote sexual assault awareness on campus.  SAASHA is a committee within the Lawrence University Community Council (LUCC). They are

Career Center hosts “Senior Series” event

The career center will be hosting a Multi-Generational Workplace event over Zoom, hosted by career advisor Ty Collins, on Wednesday, April 28, from 4:30-5:30 p.m.  This marks the final event of the “Seniors Series,” which are sessions for preparing upcoming graduates for life after Lawrence, discussing topics like living alone and finding a job. Other

April 6 Election Recap: Everything You Missed

The 2021 Wisconsin Spring Election was held Tuesday, April 6. On the ballot for students with on-campus addresses were candidates for State Superintendent, Appleton Area School District School Board Member, Outagamie County City Court Judge Branch 6, Court of Appeals Judge District 3 and the City of Appleton Nonpartisan Redistricting Referendum.  Jill Underly won the

New activist organization, Lawrence University Students for a Democratic Society, forms on campus

A member of LU-SDS passes out flyers for their cause at a mutual aid event on April 3. Photo by Sarah Elise Navy. Lawrence University Students for a Democratic Society, or the LU-SDS, is a newly formed student-led organization dedicated to the support of progressive and or revolutionary change in the world. Their platform includes