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Lawrence University Symphony Orchestra’s “Visions of Grandeur”

Lawrence University Symphony Orchestra’s “Visions of Grandeur”

LSO stands as they are applauded in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel. Photo by Taylor Blackson Lawrence University Symphony Orchestra (LSO) held their concert, “Visions of Grandeur,” on Sunday, Oct. 8 in the Lawrence University Memorial Chapel. This was the orchestra’s first performance since the start of the 2017-18 academic year. Conducted by Assistant Professor of

Volleyball narrowly defeated by Carroll University

Junior Arianna Neumeyer jumps up for the kill. Photo by Emei Thompson On Thursday, Sept. 21, the volleyball team had a home match against non-conference Carroll University. If you weren’t at this game, know it was a nail biter — each set (excluding the second) was decided by four points or fewer. Carroll won three

The women’s tennis team fall to Marian University

Seniors Lindsay Holsen and Alexis Hottberg playing doubles. Photo by Victor Nguyen. The Vikings tennis team has had a busy week, taking to the courts three times in four days. While the Vikings did not face any conference opponents, the matches still help set the tone for the Viking’s season moving forwards. On Thursday, September

LU Live reacquaints students with university music scene

B. Lilly performs during LU Live. Photo by Taylor Blackson On Friday, Sept. 15, five bands competed for a cash prize at the LU Live event in Esch-Hurvis Studio. The event took place right after the Activities Fair, as newly arrived Lawrentians were welcomed to campus for the year. The acts competed for 500 dollars

University of Chicago game brings softball season to a close

Last Friday, our softball team went to Stagg field to play the University of Chicago in a nonconference doubleheader. The Maroons started the game with a strong focus, winning the opener 5-1 and then taking the nightcap 8-0 in five innings. Megan Stoppelman had a one hit shutout in the nightcap, giving the Maroons a

A Look into the Lawrence University Trimester System

One of the most salient characteristics of Lawrence University that sets it apart from other universities is the trimester system. Most Lawrentians accept this fact as a part of life at Lawrence without a thought as to its history, benefits and drawbacks. Actually, the trimester system at Lawrence affects several aspects of campus life. According

Hockey falls to Concordia University

Lawrence’s home arena is the Appleton Family Ice Center, a few miles from campus. Photo by Tia Colbert Lawrence University’s Hockey Team fell short this weekend in two competitive games against Concordia University Wisconsin. Concordia, 9-4-1 overall and 6-3-1 in the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association (NCHA), hosted the first game on Jan. 6. The Viking’s,

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