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Lawrence names new vice president for student life

Lawrence names new vice president for student life

Christopher Card interacts with a Trinity student. Christopher Card had previously worked at Trinity College for nine years. Photo courtesy of Trinity College. On May 4, 2017, President Mark Burstein announced the hiring of a new vice president for student life, Christopher Card. Card is currently the Dean of Students at Trinity College in Hartford,

Staff Editorial: Counseling Staff Shortage at Lawrence

This term, two members of Lawrence’s counseling staff resigned, leaving the counseling program short-staffed. To compensate, Lawrence has contracted with a national crisis call service in addition to maintaining regular walk-in hours for urgent concerns, and has put in place plans to hire short-term counselors for the remainder of spring term. While more urgent cases

Lawrence Interfaith Council holds first meeting

Rev. Linda Morgan-Clement, appointed the Julie Esch Hurvis Dean of Spiritual Life last year, designed the Interfaith Council aim to bring together students from different religious backgrounds. Photo by Minh Nguyen.   Last Saturday at 10 a.m., the Lawrence University Interfaith Council held its first meeting. The new Julie Esch Hurvis Dean of Spiritual Life

This Month in Lawrence History: April

Lawrentians intended to march down College Avenue as part of a nationwide anti-war demonstration in 1936. Photo courtesy of the Lawrence University Archives.   The feelings of excitement and liveliness are spreading across campus as spring term is beginning on campus. Students can finally go outside without having our faces go numb to hang out

Lawrence participates in nationwide strike with teach-in

Instructor of Music Sumner Truax discusses local activism and civic engagement. Photo by Luke Payne   Teach-in for Democracy, the first event of its kind at Lawrence University, lasted throughout the day, consisting of drop-in sessions and classes, on Friday, Feb. 17. In light of current political turbulence, Lawrence faculty presented half-hour presentations and offered

Lawrence basketball ends season with games against Lake Forest

Before the final men’s basketball game on Saturday, Feb. 18 at Lake Forest College’s home court, both the Lawrence Vikings and the Foresters were 10-7 in the Midwest Conference and tied with Cornell College for third place in the league standings. However, Cornell had successfully seized a victory against Beloit College, pushing Saturday’s game between

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