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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Isaac Lewis - 2018November 17th, 2015
The smell of pie baking, stuffed turkey roasting and a jam packed Dana Dining Hall full of St. Lawrence students enjoying a traditional Thanksgiving feast. read more
Nils Tangemann - 2017November 16th, 2015
It was almost three years ago when I was packing for college with my mother. It was my last day in Germany, and clothes were scattered all over my bedroom floor. read more
Annie Dietderich - 2016November 11th, 2015
The time to find yourself, figure out (the beginning) of what you want to do with your life, who you want to be, and what you value. College: The best four years of your life. read more
Sarah N. Neilson - 2016November 9th, 2015
What are we looking for in SLU?An education, a job, and friends, just to name a few;Senior year, the time has come.Reflection on the past four years, life as an undergrad is almost done.I’ve made friends to last a life, From my first few weeks in FYP to hanging out in Reiff.How to exceed expectation read more
Kylie Shaw - 2016October 29th, 2015
One of the great things about St. Lawrence University is the fact that there are so many different ways to get involved on campus.  With over 140 registered clubs there is something for everyone! read more
Rebecca Doser - 2016October 22nd, 2015
I remember the Penfield High School junior timidly exiting the car after her 3.5-hour trip from Rochester, N.Y. unsure of the “private 4-year Liberal Arts university located in the beautiful St. Lawrence Valley region of Northern New York State” that she just stepped foot on. read more
Gibson Drysdale - 2017October 20th, 2015
There’s no denying it; sports are a hugely popular factor of life here at St. Lawrence. read more
Max Lewis - 2016October 19th, 2015
The summer before my first semester at St. Lawrence, various students and alumni introduced me to many of the university's defining attributes. read more
Rachel Pifer - 2016October 16th, 2015
I timidly walked to the center of my FYP classroom, clutching a piece of New Hampshire granite. read more
Ellie Miner - 2016October 12th, 2015
Pumpkin pie ice cream, homemade cider, apple pie, autumn photo shoots, and hayrides makes for one of the most memorable fall days in the North Country. Fall in the NoCo is more than just the perfect opportunity for an Insta-worthy picture of campus. read more