Author Archives: McKinley Breen

World News

Compiled from various mainstream news outlets. Sri Lanka  Curfew restrictions across the nation of Sri Lanka have now been in effect for a second night in the wake of massive anti-Muslim riots. The riots broke out Monday night in response to the massive shooting conducted by Islamic terrorist groups on Easter Sunday. However, the riots,

A conversation with a former Chi Alpha member

Chi Alpha is a national Christian organization whose goal is to help students connect with like-minded believers and increase their faith. In addition, it promotes a small family among students and the group leaders. This sounds like a good thing, and certainly not one that should be shunned solely on religious values. Lawrence University also

World News

Compiled from various mainstream news outlets. Iraq Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the terrorist group ISIS, was seen on video for the first time in five years. The last time was when he declared the group’s caliphate in 2014 in the city of Mosul, Iraq. Since then, time has not been kind to the

World News

Compiled from various mainstream news outlets. Sri Lanka Last Sunday, Sri Lanka endured a brutal terrorist attack, leaving over 320 dead and over 500 wounded in churches and hotels across the country. The attack was one of the worst in the nation’s history, and the gross action was claimed by the small militant group named

COLORES recognizes Day of Silence

Harassment and the silencing of the LGBTQ+ community has been occurring for centuries, and while in recent years, the course of the world has been changing, things are far from perfect. In fact, it can be easy for those who do not have to live in fear of expressing their identity to look at how

LUCC hosts student welfare town hall

On Thursday, Apr. 4, Lawrence University Community Council (LUCC) and the Student Welfare committee hosted a town hall event where students could share their struggles of living at Lawrence. The prompting of the event goes back to earlier this year when a task force was crafted to address many of the problems that plague Lawrence