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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Emily Sturtevant - 2018September 16th, 2015
There are fewer things more nerve-racking than starting your first year of college. You're leaving home, you're living with someone that you don't know, and you're navigating around an unfamiliar campus, all while trying to juggle making new friends and going to classes. read more
Hannah Kingsley - 2018July 24th, 2015
Dear Class of 2019, Welcome to St. Lawrence University! We are all so excited that you have decided to become a Laurentian for Life. read more
Caroline Fleischauer - 2015July 22nd, 2015
With the Adirondack State Park being a mere 18 miles from campus, it’s no wonder that so many St. Lawrence students get a kick out of venturing to the park and frolicking in the woods. read more
Jake St. Pierre - 2016July 10th, 2015
When people ask me why I picked St. Lawrence University, I look them dead in the eye, smile, and don’t miss a beat.  “I came for the chocolate milk and stayed for the people.” read more
Caroline Fleischauer - 2015July 9th, 2015
Summertime: A period to rest from the year behind and prepare for the year ahead. For many college students, this is the time to work, travel, pursue an internship, or simply revel in having their parents do their laundry once again. read more
Hannah Chanatry - 2015May 14th, 2015
Nestling 'neath the purple shadows of the Adirondack hills lies our noble alma mater. read more
Abagael Giles - 2015May 12th, 2015
When I first came to campus four years ago, my Pre-Orientation Trip leader gave me the single piece of advice that has most shaped my experience at St. Lawrence. read more
Paul Barrett - 2016May 4th, 2015
Life on campus moves fairly quickly in the midst of classes, assignments and extracurriculars. read more
Yelyzaveta Bartholomew - 2015April 28th, 2015
One of the best things about SLU is that if you have something you are passionate about, you have access to vast resources that can help you pursue that passion. In my four years at SLU, I have done my best to take full advantage of the countless opportunities St. read more
Sarah N. Neilson - 2016April 24th, 2015
In a community where students are so passionately engaged in campus life, it’s no wonder so many alums go on to get married!  While each student has his or her own valued interests, we all share the love for St. Lawrence University. read more