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Student Recital: Juan Hernandez

Student Recital: Juan Hernandez

Junior Juan Hernandez performed his junior recital on Apr. 24 in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel. Photo by Alana Melvin. Juan Hernandez performed his junior recital in the chapel on Saturday, April 24, for a mixed in-person and virtual audience. The chapel was able to hold fifty socially distanced guests, and a livestream was recorded for

Lawrence University Food Pantry to be institutionalized beginning in 2021-22

Photo by Alana Melvin. The Lawrence Food Pantry will officially become institutionalized beginning next year.  Started by Associate Dean of Academic Success Kate Zoromski and Associate Dean of Student Life Paris Wicker, the food pantry has existed on campus in some form since 2017. However, according to Zoromski, the food pantry was not institutionalized until

SAASHA leads campus in Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Students march on the Quad as part of SAASHA’s “March for Awareness” on April 22. Photo by Pei Robins. Throughout the month of April, Lawrence’s Student Alliance Against Sexual Harassment and Assault (SAASHA) organized events to promote sexual assault awareness on campus.  SAASHA is a committee within the Lawrence University Community Council (LUCC). They are

Student Recital: Alex Lewis

Junior Alex Lewis performed his cello concert on Saturday, April 24 in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel. Photo by Alana Melvin. Junior Alex Lewis’s cello recital was on Saturday, April 24. Hosted both in person in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel and streamed online, Lewis says the recital was the most important part of his school year

LUMÉ brings Mariachi to Wisconsin

Freshman Jando Valdez helped found the Lawrence University Mariachi Ensemble. Photo by Pei Robins. Mariachi may not be the most familiar sound to the Midwest, but in the past year it has put down roots at Lawrence. The Lawrence University Mariachi Ensemble (LUMÉ) began rehearsals last term thanks to the combined enthusiasm of first year

Cabaret “soars” in this year’s brand new virtual format

Lawrence International’s Cabaret event featured pre-recoreded video submissions from students. Photo by Pei Robins On Saturday, Apr. 17, Lawrence International (LI) hosted their annual Cabaret event, this year subtitled “Flying Higher than Ever.” Anticipating continued COVID-19 restrictions the following spring, the LI board began planning their yearly show after they were forced to cancel 2020’s

The Shoutbox: A new age of student communication?

Illustration by Eliana Whitehouse Out of frustration with communication at Lawrence, the Shoutbox Facebook group was created by Lawrence students for Lawrence community members on May 27, 2019. According to the group’s header, the Shoutbox is “The all-in-one communication platform for clubs, events and community announcements.” Students can post any announcement or question in the

Campus protest demands mininimum wage bump

A “Raise the Wage” sign displayed across from Warch Campus Center. Photo by Sarah Navy. A Student Worker Demonstration “Pay Us 15!” was held by Student Liberation Front (SLF), Sunrise Appleton and Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) on April 16 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. near the Warch Campus Center. This event called for