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

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Upcoming Events

Blue and White weekend is this coming fall term in September! This event is catered to all students, families, alumni and friends. 

SPOT our events on campus

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What we do

We are a student organization that oversees and plans campus programming!

Some of our Major Events Include: 

  • Fall Term: Blue and White Weekend
  • Winter Term: Winter Carnival, including The President's Ball 
  • Spring Term: LU Zoo Days
  • Weekend Movies Shown in the Cinema
  • Year Round: Host Comedians, Musicians, Novelty Acts and more!

Our Mission

  • To plan a wide range of activities and events for the campus and coordinate major traditional events such as Blue & White Weekend, Winter Carnival, and LU Zoo Days
  • To bring together individuals on campus concerned with campus-wide programming.
  • To share resources in an effort to present programs.
  • To develop a balanced calendar of activities which complements the academic calendar and enriches the Lawrence experience for all students.

Upcoming Events

Director of the Warch campus center (Student activities)

Gregory Griffin

Student activities coordinator (S.O.U.P. Adviser)

Nadir carlson AdvisorNadir Carlson is a hall director and serves as the Student Activities Coordinator. He graduated in 2016 from Beloit College with a B.A. in Political Science and Sociology. Nadir loves chocolate and a good root beer.

Our Members


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Kathryn Wyrobek

Our Executive Board:

Sabrina SalasTreasurer: Sabrina Salas

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Publicity: Rebecca Yeazel

Placeholder picFriday Night Host: Chase Monteiro

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Saturday Night Late Host: Tina Schrage

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Movies: Shania Johnson

Executive Members:

Ashlei Raifsnider

Mario Seaman

Madeline Stevenson