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L.A. band performs for POC Empowerment Week

Sin Color performing to a packed crowd in Mead Witter. Photo by Taylor Blackson. On Thursday, Feb. 21, Alianza, a student organization that brings awareness to social and political issues facing Latinx students, hosted L.A.-based band Sin Color in Warch Campus Center in celebration of People of Color Empowerment Week. Sin Color’s lead singer, Crisia

Opera’s inclusive message speaks to audience

A scene from Berstein’s “Mass.” Photo by Taylor Blackson. Every year, Lawrence University presents a fully staged opera. This year’s mainstage opera was  Leonard Bernstein’s “Mass,” an emotional production based around the Roman Catholic Tridentine Mass. Director of Opera Studies and Associate Professor of Music Copeland Woodruff elevated “Mass” to a new level by incorporating