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Students celebrate Lunar New Year

On the evening of Saturday, Jan. 28, Lawrence celebrated the Lunar New Year—also known as the Chinese New Year—with food, activities and performances in the Warch Campus Center. The popular event was attended not only by Lawrence students, but by friends, families and other community members interested in celebrating and learning about New Year traditions

Japanese students celebrate the age of adulthood

Students participate in the traditional Japanese Coming of Age ceremony at International House. Photo by Billy Liu There is no better way to start off the new term than in the company of close friends. Attendees of Waseda’s Japanese Coming of Age ceremony took this sentiment to heart on Jan. 6. The ceremony honored Japanese

LUJE and Jazz Band celebrate Jazz Weekend

On Saturday, Nov. 5, the Fred Sturm Jazz Celebration Weekend continued with performances from the Lawrence University Jazz Band and Lawrence University Jazz Ensemble (LUJE) in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel. The song selection featured a wide range of jazz that excited and inspired the audience. The performance commenced with the Jazz Band’s first tune, “Rat

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

Lawrentians Celebrate Mid-autumn Festival

Students of different backgrounds enjoyed mooncakes. Photo by Billy Liu The Chinese Students Association (CSA) hosted a Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration at International House on September 16 at 8:30 p.m. More than 50 people from various countries visited the International House to enjoy the party. The club served several types of mooncakes—traditional Chinese desserts served during