The St. Lawrence Blog

Who is St. Lawrence University? We are a group of people with countless adventures and even more stories. The St. Lawrence Blog gives our students, faculty and staff the chance to tell their tales, in their own words and in their own way. Sharing these anecdotes in one place gives our community the chance to show how creative, daring and passionate we are about what we do. Alone, these stories are powerful; together they define St. Lawrence.

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Drew Houx - 2018February 9th, 2016
Are you considering hibernating this winter? Did you make a New Year’s resolution to be more active? Do you like being outside and exploring? read more
Liz Hills - 2016February 2nd, 2016
A common question I am asked from prospective students and families is, “What made you choose St. Lawrence?” A fair question, especially after learning I grew up in central Ohio and make the full-day drive to campus several times a semester. read more
Katie Eaton - 2017February 1st, 2016
St. Lawrence University gives students so many opportunities to branch out and enrich their academic experience. One of the most exciting opportunities does not happen on the St. Lawrence campus, but in other cities, states and countries! read more
Meg Keniston '07, M'09 and Lyndsay Malcomb '10 December 21st, 2015
We shared nearly 60 stories on the St. Lawrence Blog in 2015! Here's our Top 10 list, based on how many times each post was viewed. read more
Meredith Wolpe - 2017December 14th, 2015
Of all the exciting things that happened on my first day at St. Lawrence, I remember one thing in particular: the trash cans. I walked into Whitman Hall, found my door, punched in the code, and entered the room. read more
Paul Barrett - 2016December 11th, 2015
Have you ever heard of Canaras Conference Center? read more
Jacqueline Sovie - 2018December 10th, 2015
Twenty-six girls gathered around televisions and smartphones – some crying, some laughing, and some holding hands out of anxiousness.  No, they weren’t watching the newest episode of the Bachelor – they were watching the NCAA Selection Show. read more
Jasmin Coates - 2017December 9th, 2015
Looking for some ideas for celebrating a birthday here at SLU? read more
Rebecca Doser - 2016December 7th, 2015
As my first semester of my senior year draws to a close, I reflect on how thankful I am and always will be for the tremendous professor-student bonds that I have made here at St. Lawrence University. read more
Olivia Tompkins - 2016 December 3rd, 2015
In the small hallway between the Brush Art Gallery and the backstage scene shop, there are over a dozen students huddled into the tiny space. Some are jumping up and down to stay warm, others are fidgeting with leotards or fixing bobby pins, still more are goofing around in hushed whispers. read more