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Lawrence participates in nationwide strike with teach-in

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

Professors become the students for annual event

LSD hosted a free dance for members of the audience after the performance. Photo by Allegra Taylor   On Feb. 4, Lawrence Swing Dance (LSD) put on their annual “Dancing with the Profs” event. Students and professors jointly presented their choreographed dances in Esch Hurvis Studio in the Warch Campus Center. Students, professors and their

World News

Compiled by Mina Seo   Israel Although the United Nations Security Council resolution demanded Israel to stop all settlement plans, Israel approved constructing 2,500 new settlement homes in the West Bank. Palestinian officials publicly criticized this, saying that the plans threaten prospects of peaceful relationships by building on land they are seeking. There are currently

Spoerl lecture informs about wildlife conservation and public health

On the evening of Wednesday, Oct. 26, Kevin J. Olival, Associate Vice President for Research at EcoHealth Alliance presented a lecture titled “Forecasting and Preventing Viral Zoonoses: Integrating Wildlife Conservation and Public Health Research.” This lecture is the second installation in the Spoerl Lecture Series in Science and Society, which is co-sponsored by the Recent

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

Empowering women through actions and art

Some of the highlights of the Women’s Empowerment Week that took place during April 25-29, were the Women’s Self-Defense Seminar and the “Body Liberation” photo exhibition. The Women’s Self-Defense Seminar took place at 1 p.m. on April 21 in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Wellness Center. The program was sponsored by Lawrence University Grappling Club,

Advice from Alumni

Retired CEO of Kraft Foods Group, Inc. Tony Vernon ’78 shared personal and professional lessons that he aquired during his career on Wednesday, April 13 in the Warch Campus Center Cinema. Emphasizing how significantly his personal values contributed to his professional career, he related valuable experiences and memories that helped him achieve his goals. Vernon