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Lawrence launches new online platform

Lawrence launches new online platform

Students explore LU Insider on the Lawrence website. Photo by Emily Midyette LU Insider was just launched this September at the start of Fall Term. It is a brand new forum that provides information about campus, updated weekly on Thursday mornings. This new tool, found in the top left-hand corner of the Lawrence homepage, was

“Black Girls Talk Back”: Resisting racial marginalization online

Last Thursday, April 28, Ming Trammel, Ph.D., took the stage in Youngchild Hall Room 121 to shed light on how teens of African-American descent take to social networking in an effort to combat being left out of the social dialogue. Trammel, a pronounced gender studies researcher, spoke about the various facets of social life of

Lawrence student founds succesful online education company

In the heat of the summer of 2012 in Chongqing, China, Xiaoting Liu, now a junior at Lawrence University, was sweating for reasons other than the weather. He was applying to get his Financial Risk Manager (FRM) certification and working with China Galaxy Securities to raise money for his undeveloped company. Liu’s company, Paideusomen, provides