Tag: Sophomore

  • The doors to the Granada Theatre opened for metal fans attending the show on Thursday, April 20. Death metal band Carcass was headlining; while death metal band Creeping Death, and thrash metal bands, Sacred Reich and Municipal Waste opened. Two of the bands, Carcass and Sacred Reich, are pioneers of the thrash metal and death…

  • Attending the Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA is a goal of many young musicians, but with an acceptance rate of 52%, it can seem out of reach. Lawrence native, Ellie LeBar is one of the few people that are lucky enough to attend. LeBar had lived in uncertainty before she got her acceptance…

  • As science has evolved there are more and more explanations for why our bodies react in a certain way to certain foods. A study from the National Library of Medicine reported that out of 40,443 adults in the U.S., 10.8% had food allergies. It was found that the most common allergies are shellfish, finfish, peanuts,…

  • Tensions were rising during the Lawrence City Commission meeting on February 7th. Many citizens were upset with how the city is handling the issue of homelessness in the community. One such citizen is Jenn Wolsey, former homeless programs coordinator, who stepped up to speak alongside current resident of the homeless camp, Jennifer Adams. According to…

  • Backgrounder FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2022 FOR MORE INFORMATION Jane Doe Public Relations Director (123)456-7890 janedoe@BigTimeRice.com Big Time Rice Big Time Rice sells top-quality rice bowls and other Polynesian-American cuisines. The franchise has around 5,000 locations with 10% being located internationally. Big Time Rice was founded in 2018 by CEOs Sarson Chea and Anabelle…

  • Client & Industry Loom Footwear is a sustainable footwear company. Located in Los Angeles, California it aims to make the best, all-terrain footwear. According to the company website, Loom specializes in waterproof sneakers that are comfortable and reliable. A PRNewswire press release cites their business tagline as “Believe in the weave.” This is a nod…

  • Maya Rupert held a discussion with Gerald F. Seib on whether or not Democrats can prevent a tidal wave in this next election that was available to the public. She focused on how the political world has been changing over the past few years. “This discussion was important because it was so close to the…

  • Humming can be heard from behind a closed door where musician Ellie LeBar sits writing a new piece. She looks peaceful in her element: this is her happy place. Ellie has had a long-standing dream to share her music and is currently on the track to make this dream a reality. She is currently studying…

  • 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…