See mentions of Lawrence University in local, regional, and national news outlets.

Fall 2022

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Sept. 28, 2022
President Laurie Carter talks about the investment in the Lawrence Advantage.

WHBY Radio, Sept. 27, 2022
President Laurie Carter joins Your News Now host Jonathan Krause to talk about the Lawrence Advantage.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Sept. 27, 2022
Economics professor David Gerard talks about rising inflation and its impact on small businesses.

WLUK-TV Fox11, Sept. 26, 2022
President Laurie Carter talks about the launch of the Lawrence Advantage for students from Wisconsin and Illinois.

The Post-Crescent, Sept. 7, 2022
Story and photos as Lawrence launches new tradition with ribbon-cutting of the Lawrence Arch.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Sept. 6, 2022
President Laurie Carter talks about the significance of the newly unveiled Lawrence Arch in advance of the President's Welcome

WBAY-TV, Channel 2, Sept. 6, 2022
President Laurie Carter talks about the Lawrence Arch and the beginning of a new tradition in advance of the President's Welcome.

WLUK-TV, Channel 5, Sept. 6, 2022
President Laurie Carter talks about new traditions that come with the new Lawrence Arch.

Summer 2022

History Today, Aug. 25, 2022
Jerald Podair, professor of history emeritus, writes on the legacy of Bayard Rustin, African American civil rights leader, pacifist, socialist, and gay rights activist.

Women You Should Know, Aug. 25, 2022
Marcia Bjornerud, Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies and professor of geosciences, is featured in a story about her journey into the sciences and the study of rocks

Wisconsin Public Radio, Aug. 18, 2022
President Laurie Carter talks about the value of a liberal arts education and other higher education topics as a guest on WPR's Morning Show.

Green Bay Press Gazette, Aug. 11, 2022
Bart De Stasio, Dennis and Charlot Nelson Singleton Professor of Biological Sciences and professor of biology, talks about how and why the bay of Green Bay has been afflicted with recurring "dead zones," areas of the water where oxygen levels get too low to support aquatic life.

Insight magazine, Aug. 1, 2022
President Laurie Carter featured in a cover story as she talks about the value of a liberal arts education and what drew her to Lawrence.

WLUK-TV Fox11, Aug. 1, 2022
Jerald Podair, professor of history emeritus, talks about the coming U.S. Senate primary in Wisconsin and how it sets up the mid-terms in November.

Classical Singer magazine, July 27, 2022
Voice professor John Holiday featured in a cover story about his life as a performer on stage and on screen.

Forbes, July 19, 2022
Lawrence University included among 20 Best Buy Colleges by Fiske Guide to Colleges 2023.

Midwest Communications, July 11, 2022
Jerald Podair, professor of history emeritus, helps sort out the particulars of the primary elections in Wisconsin.

Door County Pulse, July 7, 2022
Bart De Stasio, Singleton Professor of Biological Sciences and professor of biology, discusses climate change and its impact on Door County.

Midwest Communications, July 7, 2022
Jerald Podair, professor of history emeritus, provides analysis of the Republican primary campaign for Wisconsin governor.

The Post-Crescent, July 5, 2022
Hillary Caruthers, assistant professor of economics, talks about the value of local Buy Nothing community groups.

NBC 26, June 27, 2022
David Gerard, associate professor of economics, talks about the impact of high gas prices on spending decisions.

The Post-Crescent, June 12, 2022
Marvel actor Anthony Mackie, Lawrence's 2022 Commencement speaker, challenges graduates to write their own story.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, June 12, 2022
Coverage of Lawrence's 2022 Commencement, with Anthony Mackie as Commencement speaker.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, June 13, 2022
David Gerard, associate professor of economics, talks about inflation and other economic conditions.

Spring 2022

Chicago Tribune, May 26, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about the benefits of No Mow May as it spreads to more communities.

Spectrum News, May 24, 2022
Peter Peregrine, professor of anthropology, talks about the work he and his students did in locating unmarked graves at the site of the Outagamie County Cemetery.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, May 20, 2022
Dean of Admissions Robyn Bowers talks about the outlook for fall admissions and opportunities for late applicants to still find a place in the incoming class.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, May 18, 2022
Feature on Lawrence baseball team as it aims to keep historic season going in NCAA tournament.

Madison 365, May 17, 2022
Coverage of inauguration of President Laurie A. Carter

WLUK-TV Fox 11, May 14, 2022
Coverage of Lawrence baseball winning the Midwest Conference Tournament.

The Post-Crescent, May 14, 2022
President Laurie A. Carter is inaugurated as the university's 17th president since its founding in 1847.

The Post-Crescent, May 12, 2022
Feature on ties between Lawrence and the City of Appleton in advance of weekend celebration of President Carter's inauguration and the 175th anniversary-inspired community picnic.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, May 3, 2022
Jerald Podair, professor of history emeritus, talks about the U.S. Supreme Court leak of a draft of a possible ruling on Roe v Wade.

National Public Radio, May 2, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about No Mow May as the pollinator advocacy movement that began here gains national attention.

Fox Cities Magazine, May 1, 2022
Lawrence University featured for the 175th anniversary of its founding.

Sierra magazine, April 28, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, featured in story about the No-Mow May movement.

The Post-Crescent, April 28, 2022
Anthony Mackie named 2022 Commencement speaker at Lawrence.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, April 26, 2022
Anthony Mackie announced as Lawrence's 2022 Commencement speaker.

Spectrum News 1, April 19, 2022
Lori Hilt, associate professor of psychology, and one of her students talk about the mindfulness study to assist adolescents dealing with rumination.

The Post-Crescent, April 19, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about running for and winning a seat on Appleton's Common Council in a story about more candidates of color seeking local elected office. 

Wisconsin Public Radio, April 18, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about how No Mow May and related bee conservation is spreading across Wisconsin and beyond

The Post-Crescent, April 11, 2022
Lori Hilt, associate professor of psychology, talks about the results of her three-year study of a mindfulness app for adolescents dealing with rumination.

The Post-Crescent, April 5, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, is elected to the Appleton Common Council

WFRV-TV Channel 5, April 4, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about the growing No Mow May movement

Steady, March 30, 2022
Journalist Dan Rather writes in his weekly newsletter about the No Mow May efforts of Lawrence professors Israel Del Toro and Relena Ribbons.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, March 29, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about the growing interest in the No Mow May initiative tied to his research on pollinators.

New York Times, March 28, 2022
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, and Relena Ribbons, assistant professor of geosciences, featured in story about Appleton's No Mow May movement to assist pollinators.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, March 22, 2022
Jerald Podair, professor of history emeritus, talks about the process of a U.S. Supreme Court confirmation.

Inside Higher Ed, March 21, 2022
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment, talks about the shift in how students are approaching their school searches

Winter 2022

KCUR/NPR in Kansas City, March 14, 2022
Arnold Shober, professor of government, talks about why school board leadership matters.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, March 14, 2022
Story on Lawrence moving to a mask-friendly option on March 17.

Madison 365, March 14, 2022
Brigetta Miller, associate professor of music, named one of 39 most influential Native American leaders in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Public Radio, March 11, 2022
Lori Hilt, associate professor of psychology, talks on The Morning Show about her three-year study into adolescent rumination and the use of mindfulness apps.

University Business, March 11, 2022
Jason Brozek, Stephen Edward Scarff Professor of International Affairs and associate professor of government, writes about how higher education should approach the metaverse.  

WLUK-TV Fox 11, March 6, 2022
Claudena Skran, Edwin & Ruth West Professor of Economics and Social Science and professor of government, talks about the process of assisting Ukrainian refugees.

Green Bay Press-Gazette, March 1, 2022
Jesus Smith, assistant professor of ethnic studies, talks about the complexities of the census identifying multiracial residents.

The Post-Crescent, Feb. 25, 2022
Horacio Contreras, associate professor of music (cello), and Natali Herrera-Pacheco, Lawrence/Sphinx research and intern coordinator and director of research for SOLA, talk about their work to raise awareness of Latin American composers in classical music.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Feb. 24, 2022
President Laurie Carter talks about her professional journey, which led her to Lawrence.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, Feb. 24, 2022
David Gerard, John R. Kimberly Distinguished Professor of the American Economic System and associate professor of economics, talks about worldwide economic impacts of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Feb. 24, 2022
Claudena Skran, Edwin & Ruth West Professor of Economics and Social Science and professor of government, talks about the developing refugee situation in Ukraine.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Feb. 24, 2022
Jesus Smith, assistant professor of ethnic studies, and his students talk about having important conversations about race in class

WLUK-TV Fox 11, Feb. 13, 2022
Jerald Podair, emeritus history professor, speaks about the influx of candidates for school board races

WUWM public radio, Feb. 4, 2022
Archivist Lina Rosenberg Foley discusses the December 1941 performance of Marian Anderson in Memorial Chapel.

NBC26, Feb. 4, 2022
Matty Wegehaupt, instructor of East Asian Studies, talks about issues related to China hosting the Winter Olympics.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, Feb. 3, 2022
Grace Subat, sustainability and special projects fellow, talks about the installation of the EV charging station on campus.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, Feb. 2, 2022
Feature on Kenya Earl, who recently set the women's basketball career scoring record at Lawrence.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, Jan. 28, 2022
Preview of the 57th annual Great Midwest Trivia Contest.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Jan. 30, 2022
The Great Midwest Trivia contest, led by head master Riley Newton, heads to the finish line.

Wisconsin Public Radio, Jan. 19, 2022
Horacio Contreras and Natali Herrera Pacheco discuss their work with SOLA on WPR's Central Time show.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Jan. 18, 2022
A column on the virtual 175th birthday recital presented by the Conservatory on Founders Day.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Jan. 17, 2022
Lawrence's day of service on MLK Day featured in TV report.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, Jan. 17, 2022
Coverage of the virtual Fox Cities Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, sponsored in part by Lawrence and co-chaired by Brittany Bell, associate dean for diversity, engagement and student leadership.

The Post-Crescent, Jan. 12, 2022
Brittany Bell, associate dean for diversity, engagement and student leadership, speaks on infusing inspiration and empowerment into this year's Fox Cities Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration.

Spectrum News 1, Jan. 8, 2022
Lawrence among Wisconsin schools making adjustments to keep community safe during spread of omicron variant in ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Fall 2021

PBS Wisconsin, Nov. 2, 2021
Mark Dupere, assistant professor of music, talks about serving as the conductor of the 2021 State Honors Orchestra and what music education has been like during the pandemic.

Spectrum News 1, Nov. 2, 2021
Stephanie Burdick-Shepherd, associate professor of education, and student Georgia Greenberg talk about the need to keep bringing talented teachers into the teaching profession.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, Nov. 1, 2021
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, and student Maggie McGlenn talk about the pollinator research being done at Lawrence courtesy of a nearly $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation.

Physics Magazine, Oct. 28, 2021
Allison Fleshman, associate professor of chemistry, talks with the American Physical Society (APS) about her love of textbooks and how that has helped inform her teaching.

Door County Pulse, Oct. 19, 2021
Karin Kopischke, instructor of theatre arts and costume shop supervisor, talks tips for designing Halloween costumes.

Appleton Monthly, Oct. 12, 2021
President Laurie A. Carter talks about her arrival at Lawrence and the expectation that Lawrence graduates will be "difference makers" in the world.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, Oct. 11, 2021
Coverage of the sixth annual Indigenous Peoples' Day celebration at Lawrence, including the dedication of the Otāēciah sculpture.

The Post-Crescent, Oct. 11, 2021
Jesus Smith, assistant professor of ethnic studies, shares his journey as part of a National Coming Out Day! feature shared across Gannett's Wisconsin markets.

Arts Engines, Oct. 3, 2021
President Laurie A. Carter talks with Arts Engines host Aaron Dworkin about leadership, change, and power of the arts

Discover, Sept. 30, 2021
Jake Frederick, professor of history, talks about our resiliency through history when confronted with epic disasters.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Sept. 27, 2021
Associate Professor of Music John Holiday appears on Channel 5's morning show to talk about his new single that is now streaming

Summer 2021

University Business, Sept. 9, 2021
Former Lawrence President Mark Burstein writes in an op-ed that higher education needs more efficient pathways to college for students from low-income families.

The Post-Crescent, Sept. 8, 2021
Casey Korn is introduced as the new men's basketball coach at Lawrence University.

The Post-Crescent, Sept. 7, 2021
Jason Brozek, Stephen Edward Scarff Professor of International Affairs and Associate Professor of Government, works with local leaders in an effort to improve bicycle safety along a stretch of State 96 between Appleton and Little Chute.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, August 30, 2021
Jerald Podair, emeritus history professor, talks about why some veterans are drawing comparisons between the fall of Saigon and recent events in Kabul, Afghanistan.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, August 24, 2021
Garrett Singer, director of the Center for Community Engagement and Social Change, and Molly Ruffing '22, the Equal Access to Education coordinator in the CCE, appeared on the Fox 11 morning show to talk about Lawrence students volunteering to assist students in the Appleton Area School District.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, August 12, 2021
President Laurie Carter speaks on her transition to Lawrence, the importance of a liberal arts education and working through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and The Post-Crescent, July 29, 2021
Lawrence President Laurie A. Carter and her journey in higher education leadership featured in series about difference-makers in Wisconsin.

Rolling Stone, July 23, 2021
Jesus Smith, assistant professor of ethnic studies, talks about the online discussion surrounding celebrities being called out for "queerbaiting."

WFRV-TV Channel 5, July 23, 2021
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about the discovery of a rare bees in Appleton

WHBY Radio, July 14, 2021
Leah McSorely, associate dean of students for international student services, talks with radio host Haley Tenpas about the Friendship Family Program that connects community residents with Lawrence's international students. The conversation begins shortly after the 31-minute mark.

The Post-Crescent, June 29, 2021
President Mark Burstein is featured as he ends his eight-year tenure leading Lawrence.

Spring 2021

Forbes, June 15, 2021
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communications, joins other admissions leaders in talking about ways to harness the power of incentives, including targeted scholarships.

Cosmos, June 3, 2021
Marcia Bjornerud, the Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies and professor of geology, on coming to grips with the vastness of geologic timescales.

Simplemost, June 2, 2021
Lawrence's Great Midwest Trivia Contest featured in robust list of college traditions.

WHBY Radio, June 1, 2021
President Mark Burstein joins Focus Fox Valley host Haley Tenpas for a conversation about his time at Lawrence. It begins at about the 21-minute mark of the June 1 show.

WISN-ABC Milwaukee, May 23, 2021
Christyn Abaray, assistant to the president, appearing on the weekly UPFRONT show, explains Lawrence's decision to require the COVID-19 vaccine for students.

Hechinger Report and Washington Post, May 22, 2021
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communications, speaks about the declining birthrate and its impact on college admissions.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, May 18, 2021
Christyn Abaray, assistant to the president, speaks about Lawrence requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for students living on campus beginning this summer.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, May 9, 2021
Christyn Abaray, assistant to the president, talks about the decision to require students living on campus to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

The Post-Crescent, May 7, 2021
Helen Boyd Kramer, lecturer in gender studies, speaks about the importance of Appleton supporting the tenets of the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), including the trans community.

Spectrum News 1, May 1, 2021
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about No Mow May efforts that have grown well beyond Appleton.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, April 29, 2020
Molly Ruffing '22 is featured for her work in creating the First of Many program, a collaboration with Kaukauna High School to help ease the path for first-generation college students.

Spectrum News 1, April 26, 2021
Feature on the new Lawrence University Mariachi Ensemble and the student, Jando Valdez '24, who has led the way.

WHBY, April 5, 2021
Kimberly Barrett, vice president for diversity and inclusion and associate dean of the faculty, joins Focus Fox Valley host Hayley Tenpas to talk about Upstander Training, including an upcoming session being hosted by Lawrence.

Insight magazine, March 30, 2021
Kimberly Barrett, vice president for diversity and inclusion and associate dean of the faculty, talks about her D&I work on and off campus

Insider Higher Ed, March 29, 2021
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communications, speaks on admissions waiting lists and how they'll be affected by the pandemic.

Winter 2021

The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 13, 2021
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communications, speaks to changes Lawrence has made to financial aid applications because of concerns with the CSS Profile.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, March 11, 2021
David Gerard, the John R. Kimberly Distinguished Professor of the American Economic System and associate professor of economics, talks about the latest Wisconsin jobless numbers and what it might mean for the economy going forward.

The Post-Crescent, March 8, 2021
Q&A with Laurie A. Carter following announcement that she would become Lawrence's 17th president.

Wisconsin Public Radio, March 8, 2021
Incoming President Laurie A. Carter talks about her interest in joining Lawrence and why it's a good fit.

Madison365, March 5, 2021
Interview with Laurie A. Carter following announcement that she would be Lawrence's new president.

The Post-Crescent, March 4, 2021
Coverage of the announcement of Laurie A. Carter as Lawrence's 17th president.

WHBY Radio, March 1, 2021
President Mark Burstein is the opening guest on Focus Fox Valley with host Haley Tenpas, talking about investments in the Be the Light! Campaign and how they will benefit Lawrence students for generations to come.

Insider Higher Ed, March 1, 2021
President Mark Burstein talks about the ongoing challenge to reach full-need status.

Inside Higher Ed, March 2, 2021
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communications, speaks on changing admissions deadlines due to the pandemic.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, February 26, 2021
President Mark Burstein talks about success of the Be the Light! Campaign and the many ways it benefits students today and in the future.

The Post-Crescent, February 25, 2021
Story, including interview with President Mark Burstein, following Lawrence's announcement that the Be the Light! Campaign closed at $232.6 million.

Spectrum News 1, February 23, 2021
Allison Fleshman, associate professor of chemistry, is featured in story and video about her family's Appleton microbrewery and how it incorporates science and learning for Lawrence students.

WFRV-TV, Channel 5, January 30, 2021
The annual Great Midwest Trivia Contest, run by Lawrence students, carries on for its 56th year despite obstacles posed by the pandemic.

WFRV-TV, Channel 5, January 20, 2021
David Gerard, the John R. Kimberly Distinguished Professor of the American Economic System and associate professor of economics, and Hillary Caruthers, assistant professor of economics, talk about the possibilities of raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour.

NBC26, January 14, 2021
Lawrence professors Beth De Stasio, Gustavo Fares, and Rosa Tapia are interviewed for their work with AP Daily, the College Board's video project to support high school Advanced Placement students during the pandemic.

Inside Higher Ed, January 14, 2021
Brian Pertl, dean of the Conservatory of Music, co-authors a column on the joys of hiring "mischief makers" in faculty and leadership positions.

The Post-Crescent, January 8, 2021
Arnold Shober, professor of government, discusses what it's going to take to repair confidence in our politics and government following the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.

NBC26, January 7, 2021
Arnold Shober, professor of government, talks about healing the fractured politics in the United States.

WLUK-TV Fox11, January 7, 2021
Jerald Podair, Robert S. French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, talks about class discussions in the wake of the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.

The Post-Crescent, January 7, 2021
Voice professor John Holiday reflects on his time on NBC's The Voice, what comes next, and his enduring love for Lawrence.

Media Inquiries

Media should contact Director of Public Information Ed Berthiaume at ed.c.berthiaume@lawrence.edu to schedule interviews with Lawrence faculty, staff, or students on campus.  

Fall 2020

Forbes, December 10, 2020
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communications, speaks on concerns about the pandemic's lasting impact on first-generation and low-income students when it comes to college admissions.

USA TODAY, December 10, 2020
Lawrence's web site praised for how it sets the tone for keeping the spread of COVID-19 on campus in check.

Los Angeles Times, November 30, 2020
Voice professor John Holiday, competing on NBC's The Voice, is featured in the Los Angeles Times.

Wall Street Journal, November 27, 2020
De Andre King '20 is showcased in this Wall Street Journal report on 2020 graduates seeking jobs in the midst of the pandemic. King landed a programming job.

Wisconsin Public Radio, November 27, 2020
Feature story on the collaboration between an alumna and Lawrence students to make masks for musicians during the pandemic.

The Post-Crescent, November 24, 2020
Lawrence Conservatory of Music finds creative ways to keep the music playing during pandemic.

Money, November 25, 2020
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communication, talks about application angst in the midst of the pandemic.

Politico, November 19, 2020
Peter Glick, the Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, talks about "extreme masculinity" and the role that's played in everything from Trump support to anti-maskers.

The Post-Crescent, October 29, 2020
John Holiday, assistant professor of music, is interviewed in advance of the next round of NBC's The Voice.

Spectrum News 1, October 27, 2020
John Holiday, assistant professor of music, is featured as he competes on NBC's The Voice.

WBAY-TV Channel 2, October 23, 2020
Helen Boyd Kramer, instructor in gender studies, speaks on the significance of Pope Francis' statements about same-sex civil unions.

WHBY Radio, October 21, 2020
Listen to John Holiday talk with host Haley Tenpas about his experience on The Voice.

The Post-Crescent, October 20, 2020
John Holiday, assistant professor of music, draws big praise in season-opening episode of The Voice.

Spectrum News 1, October 15, 2020
Mask-making for musicians at Lawrence is showcased via work by an alumna and the Theatre Department's Costume Shop.

Wisconsin Public Radio, October 12, 2020
LUNA's digital program featured in story about events marking Indigenous Peoples Day.

New York Times, October 10, 2020
Peter Glick, the Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, talks about perceived masculinity as being a barrier for some in wearing a mask during the pandemic.

Fox11, October 5, 2020
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communication, talks about Lawrence's approach to college admissions.

NBC 26, October 1, 2020
Christyn Abaray, assistant to the president, talks about Lawrence's efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19.

News India Times, September 22, 2020
Asha Srinivasan, associate professor of music, is featured in advance of a virtual classical concert hosted by Madison New Music Festival. Her music will be showcased in the Wisconsin Composers Project Concert.

Summer 2020

Fox11, September 17, 2020
President Mark Burstein discusses his decision to leave Lawrence at the end of the 2020-21 academic year.

The 19th, September 16, 2020
Helen Boyd Kramer, instructor of gender studies, speaks to the increase in transgender political candidates in state races across the country.

WPR, September 16, 2020
President Mark Burstein joins Kate Archer Kent on The Morning Show to talk about Lawrence's fall term in the midst of the pandemic.

The Post-Crescent, September 11, 2020
President Mark Burstein announces his plans to leave the university following the 2020-21 academic year.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, September 11, 2020
Christyn Abaray, assistant to the president, talks about Fall Term plans as students return to campus.

NBC 26, September 9, 2020
President Mark Burstein talks about Fall Term plans in advance of Monday's start of classes.

THE, August 30, 2020
Mike O'Connor, the Riaz Waraich Dean of the Center for Career, Life and Community Engagement, writes about the user experience in business and the lessons that could be applied to higher education.

Wisconsin Public Radio, August 25, 2020
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about bees and the Appleton Pollinator Project in a conversation on WPR's Central Time.

Yahoo News, August 19, 2020
Lawrence University named one of nation's best undergraduate universities by The Princeton Review.

Vox, August 10, 2020
Peter Glick, Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, speaks to the ways performative masculinity is getting in the way of safe practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.

New York Times, July 21, 2020
David McGlynn, professor of English and chair of the English Department, writes a commentary on his 13-year-old son's quarantine education courtesy of rehabbing a broken-down moped in the family's garage.

Baltimore Sun, July 17, 2020
Jerald Podair, Robert S. French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, joins his co-authors of Republican Populist, in a commentary about vetting vice presidential candidates.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, July 14, 2020
President Mark Burstein talks about Lawrence's newly announced plans for Fall Term.

The Post-Crescent/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, July 9, 2020
Leah McSorely, associate dean of students for international student services, speaks to concerns with a new rule on student visas issued by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

Green Bay Press Gazette, July 8, 2020
Jerald Podair, Robert S. French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, talks about the rise and fall of Joe McCarthy, which is chronicled in a newly released book on the former Wisconsin senator.

Wisconsin Public Radio, July 7, 2020
Kimberly Barrett, vice president for diversity and inclusion and an associate dean of the faculty, joins other higher education diversity and inclusion officers to talk about conversations they're having with their communities on racism, police brutality, and social justice.

CNN, July 4, 2020
Jerald Podair, Robert S. French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, speaks to democracy in the time of a pandemic and social unrest.

National Public Radio, June 29, 2020
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communication, joins more than 300 other admissions leaders in signing a statement to prospective students acknowledging the obstacles and challenges presented in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Los Angeles Times, June 29, 2020
Peter Glick, Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, discusses why some men refuse to wear masks amid the COVID-19 pandemic and ways in which they might be persuaded.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, June 22, 2020
Kimberly Barrett, vice president for diversity and inclusion and associate dean of the faculty, helps launch community conversation guides to help people talk about race, part of an effort by Imagine Fox Cities.

The Advocate, June 20, 2020
Helen Boyd Kramer, instructor of gender studies, is honored as one of The Advocate's 2020 Champions of Pride.

Spring 2020

The Post-Crescent, June 5, 2020
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about the benefits to the local bee population thanks to Appleton's No Mow May efforts.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, June 4, 2020
Kimberly Barrett, vice president for diversity and inclusion and associate dean of the faculty, talks about the need for new conversations as we make real changes in the wake of the death of George Floyd.

WHBY Radio, June 3, 2020
President Mark Burstein joined radio host Josh Dukelow '02 to talk about how Lawrence has persevered through the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Progressatorium Podcast, June 2, 2020
Brian Pertl, dean of the Lawrence Conservatory, talks about life in the Con during COVID-19 and his vision for music education in the 21st century.

Madison.com, June 1, 2020
Mike O'Connor, the Riaz Waraich Dean of the Center for Career, Life and Community Engagement, writes an open letter to 2020 college graduates.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, May 26, 2020
Kathy Privatt's theater students present a live radio drama via Zoom.

Wisconsin Public Radio, May 19, 2020
President Mark Burstein takes part in a Morning Show conversation about higher education and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Fox Cities Magazine, May 18, 2020
Sophie Dion-Kirschner '20 talks about graduating in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Open Campus, May 15, 2020
President Mark Burstein featured in a story about the important relationship between a college president and the local mayor.

The Post-Crescent, May 14, 2020
Jessenia Zelaya '20 speaks about the frustrations and challenges of graduating in the midst of the pandemic.

NBC 26, May 4, 2020
Israel Del Toro, assistant professor of biology, talks about the threat of Asian giant hornets to the U.S. honey bee population.

Washington Post, May 4, 2020
On the 50th anniversary of the Kent State shootings, Jerald Podair, Robert S. French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, and his co-authors of "Republican Populist: Spiro Agnew and the Origins of Donald Trump's America," wrote a column about the dangers of harsh rhetoric by political leaders.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel/The Post-Crescent, May 1, 2020
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communication, talks about the challenges for college admissions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Scientific American, April 30, 2020
Peter Glick, Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, writes a commentary on Vice President Mike Pence not wearing a mask while touring the Mayo Clinic.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, April 28, 2020
Report on Lawrence University Jazz Band winning a national DownBeat Award, the third consecutive year Lawrence has won one of the national awards for undergraduate music education.

The Post-Crescent, April 24, 2020
In an effort to be a good community partner, Lawrence University makes one of its residence halls available to the City of Appleton for four months during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wisconsin Public Radio, April 20, 2020
Music professor Ann Ellsworth discusses some of the ways she is transitioning music education to distance learning during Spring Term.

Los Angeles Review of Books, April 14, 2020
Jerald Podair, the Robert French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, reviews Set the Night on Fire, a look at 1960s Los Angeles by Mike Davis and Jon Wiener.

The Post-Crescent, April 13, 2020
Jake Woodford '13, special assistant to the president at Lawrence for the past seven years, is elected mayor of Appleton.

Spectrum 1 News, April 11, 2020
Mudd Library Director Peter Gilbert talks about prepping materials for use in classes during distance learning and how the tech tools and skills being developed may have long-lasting benefits.

Slate, April 11, 2020
Anastasia Day '12 talks about the role "victory gardens" played in the U.S. during World War II and how there are similarities at play during the COVID-19 pandemic.

WHBY Radio, April 8, 2020
Christyn Abaray, assistant to the president, talks about Lawrence donating more than 25 boxes of protective equipment to the City of Appleton for use by health care providers and first responders in the fight against COVID-19.

Spectrum 1 News, April 4, 2020
Kristi Hill, director of the Center for Community Engagement and Social Change, talks about Lawrence's involvement in a program that has college students volunteering to tutor younger students online during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wisconsin Public Radio, March 30, 2020
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communication, speaks on how the university is handling housing and dining fees during spring term.

Spectrum 1 News, March 26, 2020
Assistant Professor of Music Andrew Crooks talks about Artist Relief Tree, the nationwide fund-raiser he helped launch to aid artists put out of work by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Post-Crescent and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, March 17, 2020
Conservatory students come together to perform Felix Mendelssohn's "Elijah" in an emotional performance before the end of winter term and the start of distance learning. The video went viral and the Journal Sentinel wrote about it.

Inside Higher Ed, March 16, 2020
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communication, talks about challenges in recruiting students in an environment where campus visits can't happen.

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CNN, March 10, 2020
Jerald Podair, the Robert French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, talks about how socialism has played historically among African American voters.

Valley Review, March 8, 2020
Preview of "Fool for Love," as Paul McComas '83 brings the Sam Shepard production to Cloak Theater as a fund-raiser for the Fred Gaines Student Playwright Series.

Fox Cities Magazine, March 1, 2020
Tony Conrad, a visiting professor of art, is featured in a story about must-see public art in the Fox Cities

WLUK-TV Fox 11, Feb. 18, 2020
Brittany Bell, assistant dean of students and director of the Diversity and Intercultural Center, talks about Lawrence's growing diversity and efforts toward inclusion on campus.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, Feb. 16, 2020
Tony Aker, Lawrence's new football coach, talks about his vision for turning the program around.

Nautilus, Feb. 13, 2020
Marcia Bjornerud, the Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies and professor of geology, writes an essay, How Geology Can Ease Your Mind.

Business Insider, Feb. 3, 2020
Peter Glick, the Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of psychology, discusses how female presidential candidates are held to a different standard when it comes to likability.

WLUK-TV Fox 11, Feb. 3, 2020
Ken Anselment, vice president for enrollment and communication, talks about ongoing issues with standardized tests and Lawrence's commitment to being test-optional in the admissions process.

History News Network, Jan. 28, 2020
Jerald Podair, the Robert French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, joins Charles Holden and Zach Messitte in writing a column comparing the recent actions of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo with that of Spiro Agnew 50 years ago.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Jan. 25, 2020
TV crew catches up with a teams and trivia masters midway through the Great Midwest Trivia Contest.

Valley Review, Jan. 24, 2020
Allegra Taylor '20 talks about the excitement that surrounds the annual Great Midwest Trivia Contest.

The Post-Crescent, Jan. 23, 2020
Preview of the 55th annual Great Midwest Trivia Contest, including an interview with Allegra Taylor '20, this year's trivia headmaster.

The Post-Crescent, Jan. 20, 2020
Coverage of Simon Balto's keynote address at the Fox Cities Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

WFRV-TV Channel 5, Jan. 20, 2020
Coverage of Lawrence's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and the Fox Cities MLK Celebration.

CNN, Jan. 20, 2020
Jerald Podair, the Robert S. French Professor of American Studies and professor of history, talks about how Martin Luther King Jr. was a great listener, and why that was so important.