Annual Cabaret performances showcase international culture

Students performed the Chinese Thousand-Hand Guan Yin dance in the first act. Photos by Marieke de Koker. Celebrating cultures and traditions from all over the world, the Lawrence International (LI) annual Cabaret performance was held in the Stansbury Theater last weekend. The two showings were held on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3

BREAKING NEWS: New LUCC Vice President elected

Sophomore Maria Poimenidou was elected to serve as Vice President of LUCC. There is a three-day period available for any contesting of the election. After this period, the results will become official pending General Council approval on Monday, March 5.

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India At least seven people have died amid caste protests that have involved tens of thousands of protesters across India. The protesters are from the Dalit caste, a group of citizens who were previously labelled as “untouchable.” They are protesting a Supreme Court order that weakens a law designed to protect lower caste groups. The


Up-Clothes and Personal: Mary Grace Wagner

Mary Grace Wagner wearing some of her curated buttons and pins. Photo by Sara Nocton. I have wildly cared about clothing my whole life. From spending hours of my childhood afternoons putting together outfits, to ceaselessly chopping up skirts and dresses to make my own creations, I spent a lot of my childhood thinking about

Opinions and Editorials

Staff Editorial: Limited Parking for Students

Parking on campus and in Appleton is no easy task for students. With the increasing presence of students who want to have cars on campus, parking spots for students are extremely limited. What does a student need to do to get a campus parking spot? Once per term, there is a parking lottery. First, they

Arts & Entertainment

Meditations on Music: Mike Truesdell

Percussionist Mike Truesdell performs in Harper Hall. Photo by Marieke de Koker. Percussionist Mike Truesdell ’07 made a return to his alma mater this past Friday with a performance that was succinctly and sensitively programmed, while also displaying his broad ranges of technique, approach and artistry. While most of the audience was made up of


Hiring process for basketball teams in final stages

Senior Jeremy Stephani scored over 1,000 points under old head coach Joel DePagter. He finished his career under interim head coach Chris Kellett. Photo by Caroline Garrow. Both the women’s and men’s basketball teams are in the process of finding a new coach. Although they have not found the new coaches yet, they have narrowed


Launch LU sends four students to “The Pitch” contest

On Saturday, April 7, budding entrepreneurs gathered to compete in Launch LU, the annual entrepreneurship pitch contest that occurs every spring term. “It went really well,” said junior Savvas Sfairopoulos, the president of Lawrence University Club of Entrepreneurship (LUCIE), which hosted this event. “We had four teams with amazing pitches. In fact, we have two

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Appleton issues Class I Snow Emergency

The City of Appleton has declared a Class I Snow Emergency, beginning at 12:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 3 and remaining in effect until 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 5. During this period, there will be no overnight parking on city streets to allow for snow to be plowed. Students should move their vehicles from