Category: College

  • Lawrence, Kansas has a music scene that dates back to 1882 and has evolved over time. Many big acts come through Lawrence but it has also been home to many smaller acts, making a name for themselves. The roaring music scene in Lawrence has served to impact the culture as well. It shows as Lawrence…

  • As a part of an information exploration class, we were to do research into a local company and write a hypothetical donor memo to explore putting the gathered information into writing. This assignment demonstrates the ability to use search strategies to find information, documenting how this information was searched for and found, and synthesizing the…

  • Analysis Memo

    The primary audience of a news release are reporters and professional companies. The purpose is to relay important information in a concise report that reporters can pull from for articles. News releases have to be short, and a weakness that can come with that is a lack of information or too much information that becomes…

  • Summarizing

    “Ubilicaria: the Belly-Button of the World” Summary It takes many different organisms working together to create an ecosystem. A perfect example of this is the Ubilicaria lichen. “Braiding Sweetgrass” by Robin Kimmer covers many things such as Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants, connecting it back to human life and the lessons…

  • Inverted Pyramid

    On September 10th, Junior and Senior University of Kansas history students won the national Collegiate History in Action award at the Watkins Museum. The award, which is only given to one college or university a year, was granted at the annual convention of the American History Teachers Association for the work the students did on…

  • Email Writing

    Email 1: Headlining Local Music Festival Hello Ms. Featherstone, We at the LFK Local Music Festival would love to offer you a headliner position for this year’s June festival. We have showcased both local and midwestern musicians at our festival every summer for the past four years. We heard your most recent album, “Sunflower State…

  • Person Description

    Harry Styles is a British actor and musician with a quirky personality. At concerts, he tells bad jokes to his fans and hops around the stage like a rabbit. Many appreciate how he stands up for minorities and speaks out against issues. Harry Styles is not afraid to break gender norms as he has worn…

  • FAQ

    Lawrence Humane Society FAQ Many animals are abused or left abandoned and end up in shelters needing good homes. Adoption is a way for animals to find their forever home but it can be a huge commitment. 1. What does the Lawrence Humane Society do? The Lawrence Humane Society is a non-profit organization that relies…

  • Event Memo

    Venue for the holiday party Good morning Ms. Robinson, I looked into the venues we are considering for the upcoming holiday party. Between Ferns & Flowers Banquet Hall, Chateau Bleu and the Classic Ballroom in the downtown Loews hotel, I believe Chateau Bleu is the best option for the event. Chateau Bleu is in the…