Fall 2019

Hindustan Times, Nov. 16, 2019
Madhuri Vijay '09 and Lawrence University get some love in this Hindustan Times story after Vijay's debut novel, The Far Field, brings in more high-level literary awards. 

Inside Higher Ed, Nov. 14, 2019
Lawrence University President Mark Burstein writes an op-ed about the 1964 merger of Lawrence College and Milwaukee-Downer College and how the lessons learned over the past five and a half decades can help inform other institutions of higher learning considering mergers today.

WHBY Radio, Nov. 4, 2019
Jose Encarnacion, director of jazz studies, and Patty Darling, director of the Lawrence University Jazz Ensemble, talk with Fresh Take host Josh Dukelow in advance of Fred Sturm Jazz Celebration Weekend.

The Post-Crescent, Nov. 1, 2019
Physics professor Megan Pickett and chemistry professor Allison Fleshman featured in story about how this year's Nobel Prize winners in the sciences have influenced their research.

Insight magazine, Oct. 29, 2019
Dean of the Conservatory Brian Pertl talks to this regional business magazine about his path in music education and why employers should be hiring graduates with a liberal arts background.

The Post-Crescent, Oct. 27, 2019
Francena Medora (Kellogg) Buck, one of three women in Lawrence University's first graduating class, was highlighted in a story about 20 notable women from Appleton history.

Associated Press, Oct. 25, 2019
An essay on what is America's game, baseball, football or basketball? It features Jerald Podair, the Robert S. French Professor of American Studies and professor of history. 

The Post-Crescent, Oct. 22, 2019
Actor Willem Dafoe, who grew up in Appleton, tells "Inside the Actors Studio" that he was first inspired by acting while participating in summer theater programs at Lawrence.

WTAQ, Oct. 21, 2019
Ken Anselment, dean of admissions, talks about Lawrence's high placement in recent college rankings.

Military Times, Oct. 11, 2019
Peter Glick, Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, talks about hostile sexism in a story about a Pentagon survey.

The Post-Crescent, Oct. 10, 2019
Members of Porky's Groove Machine, a Minneapolis-based funk band featuring all Lawrence alumni, still have a sweet spot for Appleton.

College Gazette, Oct. 2, 2019
Lawrence University comes in No. 1 on College Gazette's list of the 10 best "Hidden Gem" liberal arts colleges in the country.

Associated Press, Sept. 30, 2019
Mark Jenike, associate professor and chair of the department of anthropology, talks about our relationship with food in a story about the trend in outsourcing our meals.

Quartz at Work, Sept. 19, 2019
Peter Glick, the Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, talks about workplace perceptions in a story about whether being labeled as "nice" is a detriment in a woman's career.

Baltimore Sun, Sept. 13, 2019
Jerald Podair, professor of history and Robert S. French Professor of American Studies, co-authors an op-ed on how Spiro Agnew's political ascent in the GOP 50 years ago helped set the stage for the election of President Donald Trump.

Summer 2019

MKE Lifestyle, Aug. 31, 2019
Marina Krejci '72 featured for her work as president of the  Florence Eiseman children's fashion house in Milwaukee.

Hartford Courant, Aug. 28, 2019
Barbara Bailey Jongbloed '81 was nominated by President Trump to the U.S. District Court in Hartford, Connecticut

WLUK-TV Fox 11, Aug. 20, 2019
Lawrence Conservatory of Music Dean Brian Pertl talks about the debut of the Bachelor of Musical Arts degree.

The Post-Crescent, Aug. 16, 2019
In advance of National Honeybee Day, biology professor Israel Del Toro talks about caring for bees and our ecosystem.

New York Times, Aug. 13, 2019
Lawrence alumnus Campbell Scott '83 to play Scrooge as A Christmas Carol comes to Broadway.

Wisconsin Patch, Aug. 9, 2019
Lawrence included in story about Wisconsin schools making The Princeton Review's book on 385 best colleges in the nation.

Wisconsin Public Radio, Aug. 8, 2019
Psychology professor Lori Hilt talks on the Morning Show about her ongoing study of adolescent rumination and the app she and her students are developing and researching.

Green Bay Press-Gazette, Aug. 7, 2019
Professor of Government Arnold Shober discusses the Congressional campaign of Wisconsin Rep. Amanda Stuck.

Channel 3000, Aug. 4, 2019
Lawrence President Mark Burstein joins Madison TV host Neil Heinen for a segment of "For the Record."

Washington Post, July 26, 2019
Psychology professor Peter Glick talks about how male presidential candidates speak of their wives on the campaign trail.  

Madison.com, July 26, 2019
History professor Paul M. Cohen writes an op-ed on the decency storyline in 2020 presidential race and the parallels between Joe McCarthy and Donald Trump.

New York Times, July 26, 2019
Kyle Simon '12 landed in the Vows section of the New York Times following his marriage to Olivia Landau and the launch of the Clear Cut, an online jeweler.

CNBC, July 24, 2019
William Baer '72, partner at the Arnold and Porter law firm and former antitrust head at the DOJ, discusses the FTC's settlement with Facebook and regulating big tech.

The Post-Crescent, July 21, 2019
Leila Romagopal Pertl, a music education instructor, writes about the work of the Music Education Team at Mile of Music.

Sentinel Source and Los Angeles Times, July 19, 2019
Psychology professor Peter Glick talks about scientific study published in the journal American Psychologist that examines Americans’ perceptions of women over the past 70 years.

Fox Cities Magazine, July 15, 2019
Geology professor Marcia Bjornerud, author of Timefulness, talks about ways to be kind to our planet.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, July 13, 2019
Feature on 10 goats brought into the SLUG garden for two weeks to help control troublesome weeds.

Spectrum News 1, July 10, 2019
Biology professor Israel Del Toro discusses bee and sustainability efforts at Lawrence and in the City of Appleton.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, July 3, 2019
Coverage of adolescent rumination study being conducted by psychology professor Lori Hilt and her students.

The Post-Crescent, July 3, 2019
Feature on street names in and around downtown Appleton shows how the histories of Appleton and Lawrence University are closely aligned.

The Post-Crescent, July 2, 2019
Feature on Anthropology professor Peter Peregrine and the archaeology work he and his students have done at the Grignon Mansion site in Kaukauna.

Green Bay Press-Gazette, July 2, 2019
Arnold Shober, associate professor of government, speaks about U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher's performance in Congress.

Wisconsin Public Radio, June 24, 2019
Feature on the adolescent rumination study being conducted by psychology professor Lori Hilt and her students.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, June 23, 2019
Biology professor Israel Del Toro talks about working with local brewery and the city of Appleton to gain approval for rooftop bee hives in downtown Appleton.

Spring 2019

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 17, 2019
Ken Anselment, dean of admissions, talks about Lawrence being a pioneer in Wisconsin in going test-optional in the admissions process

Associated Press, June 10, 2019
Jerald Podair, professor of history and Robert S. French Professor of American Studies, talks with the Associated Press about D-Day and what happens in the study of American history when all the participants are gone.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, June 9, 2019
Coverage of Commencement speaker Lee Chemel '65 at Lawrence University's 2019 Commencement ceremony on the Main Hall green.

The Post-Crescent, June 6, 2019
Lawrence University senior George Mavrakis is featured in a story about the success of his coralfish12g YouTube channel.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, June 5, 2019
Anthropology professor Peter Peregrine and his students talk about their archaeology work at the Grignon Mansion historic site in Kaukauna.

Wisconsin Public Radio, June 3, 2019
Jerald Podair, professor of history and Robert S. French Professor of American Studies, takes part in a Central Time conversation about socialism and how it's affecting the current political conversation. Listen for Podair near the 22-minute mark.

The Post-Crescent, May 30, 2019
Associate Professor of Psychology Lori Hilt and her students are featured in a story about adolescent rumination and an expanded study on a mindfulness app being developed at LU as a coping mechanism.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, May 29, 2019
Ryan Gebler, director of Financial Aid and Enrollment Planning, talks about families saving for college in a story about National 529 Day.

The Post-Crescent, May 20, 2019
Lawrence University history professor and former wildland firefighter Jake Frederick talks about the traditions of firefighter funerals following the recent death of an Appleton firefighter.

Inside Higher Ed, May 16, 2019
Mike O'Connor, Riaz Waraich Dean of Lawrence University’s Center for Career, Life and Community Engagement, writes about the need for graduates to cultivate intellectual curiosity as they set out on new career paths.

The Montgomery Advertiser, May 10, 2019
Arnold Shober, associate professor of government, discusses efforts in Alabama to end election of the State Board of Education.

thewholenote.com, April 26, 2019
Review of Brahms Three Sonatas for Violin and Piano featuring the duo of violinist Wen-Lei Gu and pianist Catherine Kautsky, both from the Lawrence Conservatory of Music faculty.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, April 23, 2019
Coverage of Report to the Community and the economic, cultural and charitable contributions of Lawrence University to the Fox Cities region.

Insight Publications, April 23, 2019
Lawrence delivers a $70.3 million economic impact on the Fox Cities.

The Post-Crescent, April 23, 2019
Lawrence University Jazz Ensemble wins back-to-back DownBeat awards.

Wisconsin State Journal, April 21, 2019
Emily Birsan '08 continues to excel on the opera stage. She's featured here in advance of her starring role in the Madison Opera production of Antonin Dvorak's Rusalka and the upcoming Madison Symphony Orchestra performance of Mahler's Symphony of a Thousand.

Inside Higher Ed, April 16, 2019
Kimberly Barrett, vice president for diversity and inclusion and associate dean of faculty, writes about blackface in the Me Too era

Wisconsin Public Radio, April 11, 2019
Native American students embrace the opportunity to work with Matika Wilbur in the creation of a mural on the Lawrence University campus.

Laughingsquid.com, April 12, 2019
The website that explores the unusual gives a nod to "Breathe," the water opera performed at Lawrence in late March.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, April 11, 2019
Coverage of Matika Wilbur of Project 562 and the unveiling of the Native American mural on the outside north wall of the Buchanan Kiewit Wellness Center.

Wisconsin Public Radio, April 9, 2019
Matika Wilbur of Project 562 talks on WPR's Central Time about her work and collaborating this week with Lawrence students in advance of Thursday's convocation.

Wisconsin Public Radio, April 8, 2019
Kimberly Barrett, vice president for diversity at Lawrence University, talks about how to disrupt racist behavior when you see it.

Manitowoc Herald Times, April 4, 2019
Garth Neustadter '10 joins hometown symphony in Manitowoc for concert marking the retirement of longtime director.

HuffPost, April 3, 2019
Peter Glick, the Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, speaks on benevolent sexism in a story about former Vice President and potential presidential candidate Joe Biden.

Canadian Public Radio, April 2, 2019
"Breathe," the water opera performed March 30-31 in and around the Buchanan Kiewit Wellness Center pool, got some airtime at about the 35:10 mark during Tuesday's broadcast of "As It Happens" on Canadian Public Radio. 

WLUK-TV Fox 11, March 27, 2019
"Breathe: a multi-disciplinary water opera" is showcased following a rehearsal in advance of the March 30-31 performances in the pool at the Buchanan Kiewit Wellness Center.

The Post-Crescent, March 20, 2019
Jerald Podair, professor of history and Robert S. French professor of American studies, and Lawrence students Anthony Dare and Sterling Brown talk about socialism, social democracy and the generational divide in today's politics.

Winter 2019

WLUK-TV Fox 11, March 14, 2019
Kimberly Barrett, vice president for diversity at Lawrence, talks about the role of Imagine Fox Cities as it launches a series of listening sessions about improving life in the Fox Cities.

Radio National, March 11, 2019
Marcia Bjornerud talks about her book, "Timefulness: How Thinking Like a Geologist Can Help Save the World. (Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies and Professor of Geology Marcia Bjornerud)

The Post-Crescent, March 10, 2019
10 impressive artists who have played at Lawrence Memorial Chapel 

Fox Cities Magazine, March 5, 2019
Lawrence students Rachel Lewis (trumpet), Gabrielle Claus (piano) and Zoe Markle (bass) at the Trout Museum of Art. The trio will be part of the Women Do Jazz performance on March 21.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, March 3, 2019
Kimberly Barrett, vice president of diversity and inclusion, participates in a Newsmaker Sunday conversation: Discussion centers on fallout from the Jussie Smollett case and the reporting of hate crimes.

Motherboard/Vice Media, March 1, 2019
Lori Hilt on the dangers of censoring self-harm on social media platforms“I wouldn’t want to censor the image of the healed scar with a tattoo. I could see negative effects of increasing stigma by trying to erase and deny the lived experiences of those who have recovered.”

Wisconsin Public Radio, February 28, 2019
President Mark Burstein on "The Morning Show" with Kate Archer Kent

Insight Magazine, February 27, 2019
Lawrence among colleges, universities gearing up for 'The Pitch'

WBAY-TV Channel 2, February 21, 2019
Former bank building owned by Lawrence in talks for redevelopment

WBAY-TV Channel 2, February 17, 2019
Family Concert, part of the Lawrence Music For All series, at Riverside Gardens.

Mind of State Podcast, February 2019
Peter Glick in Episode 5 on the uptick in anti-semitism. (Henry Merritt Wriston Professor in the Social Sciences Peter Glick joins Princeton University's Susan Fiske as podcast guests of hosts Betty Teng and Michael Epstein.)

MSN, February 7, 2019
Lawrence University and City of Appleton get a mention in MSN's travel tips on Most Beautiful College Towns in Every State

New York Times, February 5, 2019
Marcia Bjornerud column on new findings regarding 2018 Indonesia earthquake that triggered deadly tsunami. (Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies and Professor of Geology Marcia Bjornerud)

Wisconsin Public Radio, January 25, 2019
Modern Hmong American Art And Expression (Radio interview with Hmong artists Tshab Her and Victoria Kue, whose works are featured at the Wriston Art Center)

North State Public Radio, January 19, 2019
Blue Dot 129: Marcia Bjornerud (Radio interview with Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies and Professor of Geology Marcia Bjornerud)

WLUK Fox 11 News, January 11, 2019
Hmong exhibit in Appleton sparks discussion on traditional heritage, modernization (feature on new Wriston Gallery exhibition and interview with 
Assistant Professor of Art History and Curator of the Wriston Art Center Galleries and Museum Beth Zinsli)

The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 6, 2019
How to Keep Faculty Searches on Track (article quoting Provost and Dean of Faculty Catherine G. Kodat)

Fall 2018

The Los Angeles Times, December 30, 2018
Most of us are clueless about humanity’s place in the planet's long history. We need to learn 'timefulness' (op-ed authored by Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies and Professor of Geology Marcia Bjornerud)

The Washington Post, December 6, 2018
Grindr was the first big dating app for gay men. Now it’s falling out of favor. (quoting Assistant Professor of Ethnic Studies Jesus G. Smith)

WHBY, December 5, 2018
LU prof weights in on lame-duck legal challenges (analysis from Associate Professor of Government Arnold Shober)

Appleton Post-Crescent, November 24, 2018
Appleton panel: In search of civil discourse in a time of political division and rancor (event and article features remarks by Julie Esch Hurvis Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life Linda Morgan-Clement)

The Washington Post, November 15, 2018
The man who pioneered Trumpism (op-ed co-authored by Robert S. French Professor of American Studies and Professor of History Jerald Podair)

The Washington Post, November 7, 2018
How the Democrats finally defeated Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (quoting Associate Professor of Government Arnold Shober)

Harvard Business Review, November 2, 2018
How Masculinity Contests Undermine Organizations, and What to Do About It (article co-authored by Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences Peter Glick)

Appleton Post-Crescent, November 4, 2018
Lawrence University eyes $220 million in fundraising

The New York Times, November 3, 2018
The Psychology of Anti-Semitism (cites research by Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences Peter Glick)

Appleton Post-Crescent, October 30, 2018
Climate change: Students, advocates in Fox Valley push for action

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, October 26, 2018
Straw bans? Composting buckets? Wisconsin campuses adopt dramatic 'green' changes

The Verge, October 23, 2018
How thinking like a geologist could help us fight climate change (Interview with Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies and Professor of Geology Marcia Bjornerud)

The Washington Post, October 11, 2018
Thomas A. Steitz, biochemist who won Nobel Prize for mapping crucial molecule, dies at 78

Appleton Post-Crescent, October 5, 2018
Time is now to become informed about health care delivery in Fox Valley (Op-ed by John R. Kimberly Distinguished Professor Emeritus of the American Economic System and Professor of Economics Merton Finkler)

America Magazine, September 28, 2018
Great Blue Heron (poem by Visiting Assistant Professor of English Charles Austin Segrest)