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“It’s On Us” week aims to end sexual assault

Senior Brenna Ori and junior Eryn Blagg educate Lawrentians on consent during lunch. Photo by Emily Midyette   This week marked the Sexual Harassment and Assault Resources and Education (SHARE) committee’s “It’s On Us” campaign. Started by the Obama administration in 2014, the campaign asks people to pledge that they will no longer be a

Ethnic Dinner aims to celebrate

Sunday, Oct. 16, marked Lawrence International’s (LI) annual Ethnic Dinner. LI invited Lawrence students, faculty, staff and friendship families to attend the event. “We try to celebrate a part of the world through the ethnic dinners,” said junior and LI president Tamanna Akram, explaining the goals of the event. “Every year, we have a different

Sustained Dialogue training aims to heal

On Saturday, Oct. 22, Lawrence will officially begin a new community-focused initiative called Sustained Dialogue (SD) by beginning student moderator training. According to the Sustained Dialogue Institute (SDI), SD is defined as “a systematic, prolonged dialogue among small groups of citizens committed to changing conflicted relationships, ending conflict and building peace.” The goal of training