A former UR lacrosse player recruited and supplied dealers with drugs to sell at five high schools in what they called the “Main Line Take Over Project.”
Marielle Mahan presented a paper on the role and perception of women in literature in the Spanish Renaissance. She also won Outstanding LAIS major.
LAIS majors are required to present a 10-minute research paper in Spanish. Martín Bonadeo will lecture on new languages in contemporary Latin American art.
The Bon Air Artists Association will hold a fundraiser for WPP March 23 in the Jepson Alumni Center. WPP provides healthcare to children in Central America.
“Nightlife as an Art Form” brings drag queens and concerts into the classroom. Students study social change and human behavior, and attend cultural events.
Sophomore Alex Krass went to Sochi, Russia for eight days to watch his 16-year-old sister ski for the U.S. Olympic team.
The sixth annual “Women of Color” conference will be held Feb. 21. This year’s theme is ”Empowerment and Improvement: Self, Wealth, and Health.”
Registered undergraduate students are eligible to enroll in one free SPCS noncredit course each semester.
A freshman on UPenn’s track and field team committed suicide in January, which has prompted a discussion among Richmond coaches and student-athletes.
News junkie Leo Chiquillo is looking into finishing his last remaining credit online, as he will start a full-time position at Vice News in two weeks.