The Lawrence community mourns the loss of Ryan Broderick. Ryan died on April 30 from injuries sustained from a fall while hiking in Southern California. A member of the Lawrence University writer’s club, the Philosophy Club and People for Animal Welfare, he had been on leave from Lawrence University. Ryan will be remembered for his kindness and vivacity. Starting Monday, May 24, a memorial area on the second floor of the Warch Campus Center will provide students with an opportunity to write reflections about and memories of Ryan. A closing memorial service will be held in the Pusey Room at 5 p.m. May 26. Memories of Ryan are also shared in this issue in the article “Ryan Broderick: 1989-2010.