Vietnam POW/MIA Wives Challenge Traditional Silence

In the late 1960s, POW/MIA wives bucked government protocol and broke public silence to demand accounting for their husbands and to pursue their safe return after years of imprisonment and torture by the North Vietnamese. Audrey McKanna Coleman, Senior Curator at the...

Inspired to Action at 2017 RI Convention and Peace Conference

No one can do it alone. This theme inspired 40,000 Rotarians to action at the Rotary International Convention and the Presidential Peace Conference in Atlanta, GA, in June.  Lawrence Central Rotarians Janis Bunker and Kate Campbell described their experiences at the...

Kendra Kuhlman Inducted into Lawrence Central Rotary

President Jim Peters inducted Kendra Kuhlman (right) into Lawrence Central Rotary on Wednesday, March 29.  Kendra’s sponsor was Kate Campbell.  Kendra works at Kansas Public Radio in sales and business underwriting....

Long-time Rotarians share their Rotary Stories

Three veteran Rotarians shared their stories with fellow members of Lawrence Central Rotary.  Each found Rotary in an unusual way! Nancy Hause joined Lawrence Central Rotary in 2014.  Prior to that time, she was a member of Lawrence Jayhawk Rotary and Estes Park...

Shon Qualseth, Bob Swan, & Sam Bhatka Named Paul Harris Fellows

Lawrence Central Rotary has named Bob Swan, Shon Qualseth as Paul Harris Fellows in recognition of their service as president in prior years.  Bob joined LCR in February 2009.  His year as president was 2012-2013.  Shon joined the club in December 2007 and served as...