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Alumni and Constituency Engagement

Category: Alumni and Constituency Engagement

Lunch @ Lawrence Series 2016–17

The Lunch at Lawrence series is back this year with an amazing lineup of LU faculty and staff. Lunches are $16.50 each or $82.50 for all six (a $99 value). Join us for lunch and learn something new. Register.

Oct. 7: Arnold Shober, associate professor of government
Unexpected but Not Unprecedented: Upheavals in American Politics From 1856 to 2016

Nov. 4: Christyn Abaray, athletics director
Adding Tools to the Toolbox of Life Skills: Development of Effective Communication Skills Through Sport

Feb. 10: Monica Rico, associate professor of history
Environmental History, Environmental Challenges: Looking at the Fox Cities and Wisconsin

March 10: Rob Neilson, Frederick R. Layton Professor of Art and associate professor of art
Public Art: People, Process and Product

April 14: Carla Daughtry, associate professor of anthropology
Cooking Schools and Culinary Tourism: Status, Memory and Identity in a Dish

May 12Brigetta Miller, associate professor of music
Decolonization, Activism and Hope: Changing the Way We See Native America

Reunion workshop this weekend

On Friday, Sept. 9 and Saturday, Sept. 10, approximately 60 alumni will arrive on campus to begin planning their Reunions in June. Through a series of workshops and planning sessions, these alumni committees accomplish the bulk of the work to make Reunion successful for their classmates. Reunion will be June 14–18, 2017, and will bring back the Classes of 2013, 2012, 2011, 2007, 1992, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1977, 1967 and 1962, plus many from the Classes of 1966 and earlier.