Tag Archives: awareness

Cultural Competency series spreads self-care awareness

To promote the well-being of the Lawrence Community, the first lecture in the Cultural Competency lecture series was “A Community of Self Care” given by Erin Buenzli, the Director of Wellness and Recreation, on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 11:30 a.m. This lecture was aimed at and attended mostly by faculty and staff so they could

Celebreties, Anxiety and Mental Health Awareness

A few days ago, Kendall Jenner published a couple posts on her app detailing how she has been struggling with anxiety during this past year. She talked about learning how to cope with panic attacks by doing everything from breathing exercises to painting her room a calming shade of pink. Now normally, Kardashian/Jenner-related news is

Walk raises awareness of sexual assault

The fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon (SigEp) collaborated with on-campus clubs Men Against Rape and Sexual Assault (MARS) and Gay Lesbian Or Whatever (GLOW) last Wednesday, May 18, to organize a sexual-awareness-focused event that took place on the quad. It began roughly around 5 p.m. and ended with a bystander intervention training session in the Kraemer

SAI/BLUME-Haiti Benefit Concert inspires awareness

Photo by Natalie Cash On Sunday, May 1, Lawrence University hosted the SAI/BLUME-Haiti Chamber Music Benefit Concert, where campus chamber groups came together to perform a variety of small- and large-ensemble pieces. The proceeds from the concert, put on by the non-profit organization Building Leaders for Music Education (BLUME)-Haiti and the Lawrence chapter of the

Rape exists at Lawrence: Be Aware Campus Life

One bed. Two people. Too many drinks. One word is stated, no. Force is applied.  Rights are violated. This is the scenario of rape that occurs on many campuses, Lawrence included. Rape goes unchallenged on many campuses including Lawrence, producing a rape culture that needs to end. Rape Culture is an environment in which sexual