Author Archives: Molly Ruffing

Changes to student printing allowances

In an effort to encourage sustainable decision-making on campus, Lawrence University has implemented a yearly print allowance. Vice President for Student Life Christopher Card sent out an email to students on behalf of the Sustainability Steering Committee on Monday, Sept. 9. In his email, Card explained that the changes to student printing procedures were made

Psychology professor delivers Honors Convocation on education

Professor of Psychology and Director of Inclusive Pedagogy David Burrows delivered the Convocation titled “Education for Effective Action.” Photo by David Baldwin. On Tuesday, May 21, the final convocation of the 2018-2019 academic year took place in Memorial Chapel. Professor of Psychology and Director of Inclusive Pedagogy David Burrows delivered his talk titled “Education for

LU alumnus returns to discuss intersectionality in psychology

In order to “reflect on what intersectionality means for psychology and how it can be integrated,” Lawrence alumnus, Alex Ajayi ‘12, delivered a talk titled “Intersectionality with Psychology: Identity, Social Stress and Well-Being.” This talk occurred at 4:30 p.m. on May 9, in the Steitz Hall of Science Room 102. Ajayi is currently an Assistant

An Evening of Poetry with Kiki Petrosino

A copy of Petrosino’s book of poetry, Witch Wife, signed by the poet.  Photo by Larissa Davis. On Apr. 25, visiting poet Kiki Petrosino read from her books of poetry at 7 p.m. in the Wriston Art Galleries. Prior to the readings, Assistant Professor of English Melissa Range first introduced Petrosino and read the Lawrence

LEDS hosts “Collaboration vs. Cooperation” summit

STEM faculty members and students discussed issues within their community at the summit.Photo by David Baldwin. In order to encourage discussion among students, faculty and staff, Lawrentians Enhancing Diversity in the Sciences (LEDS) hosted a summit titled “Collaboration vs. Competition.” This summit was held in the Esch Hurvis room of the Warch Campus Center at