February 20, 1914: Formal installation ceremonies were held for Lawrence's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the Gamma Chapter of Wisconsin. Four women students were the first to be initiated.
February 21, 1968: Poet Allen Ginsberg made headlines in Appleton when he and 40 other Lawrence students apparently performed an "exorcism" at the grave of Senator Joseph McCarthy.
February 21, 2000: The Dean of Students Office and the Multicultural Affairs Committee named this day "Respect Day" in response to a string of hate-related vandalism.
February 22, 1922: One of the worst ice storms ever to hit Wisconsin struck on this day, with 1-2 inches of ice in Appleton downing power lines and snapping trees.
February 23, 1972: Henry Jackson, Democrat candidate for president, spoke in Stansbury Theater.
February 24, 1917: Lawrence raised $1,554 beyond the goal of $62,500 to build the Memorial Chapel, matching the amount donated by an anonymous Appleton citizen. $10,000 was also raised for a new pipe organ for the chapel.
February 25, 1954: The installation ceremony for Douglas Knight was held.