Lane & Thompson, located on East Campus, are 2 nearly identical traditional residence halls. Lane & Thompson provide students with easy access to Russell Dining Hall, and is situated next to the Perkins Student Center (home to The Scrounge, Dunkin Donuts and The Hen Zone). Russell is just minutes from classes on the Green, and shuttle buses are capable of transporting residents to all other parts of campus.
Complex Community Council
Community councils are student-run student governments focused on advocacy, programming, and community service. Every area on campus has its own community council. In Lane & Thompson and Russell it's known as ThoLaRu (Thompson, Lane, Russell). Learn more about ThoLaRu.
Green Teams are student-run groups interested in learning more about environmental sustainability & hosting programs to promote environmental sustainability actions in residence halls. Learn more about the Russell-Lane-Thompson Green Team.
Service Teams assist with their areas Weekly Service Initiative as well as partner with University entities or other local agencies to create additional service opportunities in their area. Each area on campus has a service organization they partner with. Russell, Lane & Thompson serves the Emmaus House, which is a non-profit agency dedicated to serving families in crisis by providing effective and responsive programs and services. Students go to the home, play with children there, make dinner, or do small improvements around the house.