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Brittany Bell

Author: Brittany Bell

LUaroo 2022 is here this weekend


LUaroo is happening Saturday and Sunday. The Band Booking Committee has tons of information on its website: https://groundhog-begonia-m6lz.squarespace.com/ 

LUaroo is an annual student-run music festival that takes place over Memorial Day Weekend. There are two days of music, with a mix of on campus and off campus performers. This year the festival will be held on Main Hall Green on May 28 and 29. Music will start at 2 p.m. on Saturday and at 1:15 p.m. on Sunday. Student performers will go on ahead of our off campus performers!


Saturday May 28th
DREAMER ISIOMA
NINA TECH • DERYK G
GIRL K • SEMIRATRUTH
DIRT PILE • THE WOEBEGONES
BURGESS BOOK • MIRANDA LILE & FRIENDS
NORCOM • SMALL TIME NAPOLEONS


Sunday, May 29th
MIDWXST
BRITTNEY CARTER
HATESONNY • INTERLAY
26 BATS! PORCH MUSIC
LuMé•vOOdIS•FUGU
EVIATAR & THE KLEZMOMMIES
FUSION • LARA HERKENRATH


Schedule Below
Hosted by Band Booking Committee

End of the Year Celebration!


HOSTED BY THE DIVERSITY AND INTERCULTURAL CENTER

IN COLLABORATION WITH THE OFFICE OF DIVERSITY,
EQUITY AND INCLUSION


This celebration is to highlight the accomplishments of our diverse campus community.


Come celebrate our seniors and recognize our students for their achievements this school year!


Wednesday, June 1st, 2022


Awards Ceremony
5-6 PM Warch Campus Center Cinema
Reception
6-7 PM Diversity & Intercultural Center

Food will be Provided

Questions can be emailed to diversitycenter@lawrence.edu

Are you Interested in Being a Posse Mentor?

Are you interested in being a Posse Mentor?

To apply for the Posse Mentor position please complete this form: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=221GfoWP4U6xMj_yZFxlSYJ4H3BoSTVNnPSJRRNwzX5UNjk5M1NNWVI5V1A2U04xRkNWRlJOSEoxVS4u. Deadline to apply is April 1, 2022

Q&A Session to learn more about the position and program will be hosted towards the end of March. Details will be shared on a later date.

If you have any questions please email Brittany.m.bell@lawrence.edu.
To learn more about the Posse Foundation visit: https://www.possefoundation.org/


Black History Month Events

February 2022 Black History Month Events
Masks are required and to be worn at all events
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February 4th 5-7pm in Memorial Hall room 002  Mr. Speaker (Future Friday)

  • Transition for school to work
  • Financial strategies
  • How to run a successful business

Event Hosted by BSU  

February 9th 6-7:30 pm at the D&ICCandles for Cuties
A Collaboration between Black Student Union and Pan Asian Organization to create alluring candles for yourself or anyone special.

February 12th 5-7:30 pm in the Wellness Center Multipurpose RoomStep Workshop with Raven Ganaway
Event Hosted by BSU  

February 17th & 18thHaircare Initiative – BSU and the D&IC presents an event where students select a simple style and get their hair done before Black Excellence. Limited spots. Sign up only!

February 19th 5:00 – 7:30 pm at Andrew CommonsSoul Food Dinner
In Collaboration with Black Student Union, Diversity and Intercultural Center and Bon Appetit

February 19th 9-11 pm in Esch HurvisBlack Excellence Ball
Event Hosted by BSU  

Stone of Hope Exhibit Opening with Dr. Bola Delano – Oriaran, Professor of Education and Dean of Social Sciences at St. Norbert College.
Exhibit Display February 14th – 28th 2nd Floor of Seeley G. Mudd Library
Lecture with Dr. Delano – Oriaran 3-4:30 pm in Warch Campus Center Cinema
In collaboration with Black Student Union, Committee on Diversity Affairs (CODA), Diversity and Intercultural Center

February 21-25thSpirit Week
A week long event intended to show your school spirit and lead up to Cultural Expressions
Event Hosted by BSU  

February 26th 3-5pm at the D&ICCultural Expressions Dinner
Event Hosted by BSU and D&IC

February 26th 6-10 pm Mead Witter Cultural Expressions
An annual showcase of talent varying from dance to spoken word.
Event Hosted by BSU  

Winter Carnival

Monday (1/31): Gingerbread House Making Competition- Warch 1st floor, 6-8pm

Tuesday (2/1): Phineas and Ferb Swinter Festival- Main Hall, 5-7pm

Wednesday (2/2): Crochet Event-  The Esch Hurvis Center,  6-8pm

Thursday: (2/3): Grocery Bag Bingo- Mead Witter, 7-8:30pm & Movie Showing: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella- Warch Cinema, 8pm and 11pm

Friday: (2/4): U- Stuff IT- Somerset, 5-7pm&  Movie Showing: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella- Warch Cinema, 8pm and 11pm

Saturday (2/5): Broomsball- Ormsby Lake, 2-3pm & Bumper Cars (tentative, the alternative is karaoke night) 

Due to COVID-19 concerns, the President’s Ball will be rescheduled for Spring term. Be on the lookout for our first ever Spring President’s Ball! 

Hosted by: S.O.U.P. (Student Organization for University Programming)

D&IC Meet and Greet with Local Barbers & Stylists

This Monday, October 25th, 2021 from 3:30-5:30pm, the diversity and intercultural center is hosting a “Meet and Greet” for barbers, stylist and braiders to meet our students. Come learn about the businesses in our local community and hear more about the services they offer. The event will be held in the diversity and intercultural center. Snacks will be provided!

Please email diversitycenter@lawrence.edu if you have any questions.

Cultural Expressions

Hosted by Black Student Union

Join us in Somerset or virtually to watch the premiere at 7:00 pm (CST) on February 27th 2021.

http://go.Lawrence.edu/culturalexpressions

This event allows Black and Brown students to express their artistic talents. The theme for this year is Black Love.


If you’re attending in person, Honor the Pledge.