The Lakeland Mirror

Senior from Kenya triumphs over bullying

Senior from Kenya triumphs over bullying

Leah Ulatowski, Copy Editor

April 25, 2013


Filed under Art & Features

In her life, Laurine Achieng has been both the victim of tremendous adversity and the recipient of matchless opportunity. Born in Kenya, Achieng lost both her parents at the age of 7 and was separated from her older brother and sister as she bounced between several relatives’ homes. Circumstances...

Equus stuns audience with urbane production

Equus stuns audience with urbane production

Katie Amundsen, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2013


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Equus is the story of a boy named Alan (played by sophomore psychology and sociology major Todd Szymuszkiewicz), who, to someone who doesn’t know his story, might seem relatable to many teenagers. His parents fight, but are constantly worried about him, and he just wants to have a normal date with...

Brittaney Prosser decides to leave Lakeland

Brittaney Prosser decides to leave Lakeland

Amanda Smith, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2013


Filed under Art & Features

Brittaney Prosser, residence hall director of Arthur M. Krueger Hall, bids farewell to Lakeland after three years. She came to Lakeland in 2010 because she liked the campus size and environment. “Everyone was laid back and extremely friendly. I felt I would fit in well,” Prosser said. “It was...

Fiction Frenzy: A Night of Short Stories and Open Mic

Michelle Fromm, Managing Editor

April 11, 2013


Filed under Art & Features

Professor of Writing Jeff Elzinga’s Advanced Fiction Writing class will be holding a public reading night on Wednesday April 17 at 6:45 p.m. in the Pub at Lakeland College. The class has decided to call their event “Fiction Frenzy: A Night of Short Stories and Open Mic.” The reading will feature...

Students travel for Habitat for Humanity

Students travel for Habitat for Humanity

Amanda Smith, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2013


Filed under Art & Features

The Habitat for Humanity group traveled to Woodland Heights Presbyterian Church in Springfield, Missouri, for spring break to help Springfield’s Habitat chapter and enjoy a unique experience away from home. Fifteen students and two faculty members went on the trip. The group helped dismantle six...

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