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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Paige Friedlander - 2016February 25th, 2014
On any given Saturday night, the siren rings and the student section roars; the Skating Saints have won another game! Appleton Arena: a North Country gem that local Canton community members and students migrate to every Friday and Saturday night during the winter. read more
Renee Lavigne - 2014February 23rd, 2014
As college students, we often take technology for granted, but for older generations technology is an entirely different and mysterious world.  Through St. read more
Sarah Evarts - 2017February 22nd, 2014
During my first weeks at St. Lawrence, there were so many posters I didn’t know which to read first. One said, “Do you want to do something extraordinary?” My answer was “Of course!” This led me to attend a meeting for the women’s crew team. read more
John C. Balderston - 2014February 21st, 2014
Suddenly, you’re a senior and one question is on everyone’s mind: “What’s next?” read more
Mia Thomas - 2016February 19th, 2014
Did you know that St. Lawrence is the closest U.S. liberal arts college to a foreign capital?! read more
Morgan O'Hare '16 and Colin Dowd '16 February 19th, 2014
Raising money for and awareness about childhood cancers is really important to us. That’s because we’ve been there. read more
Kimberly Waite - 2014February 14th, 2014
Simply put, Australia changed my life. read more
Kate Brown - 2015February 11th, 2014
I have recently returned from my week-long rural homestay in the agricultural region of Nyeri. This portion of the Kenya Semester Program allowed me to become fully immersed with a Kenyan family. read more
Nate Curtisbrown - 2017February 8th, 2014
Early in February, students at St. Lawrence University hit the snow for the annual Great Mount Titus Global Cool Down. The event is put on by the St. read more
Ashley Richardson - 2015January 8th, 2014
Gaines residence hall is on the outskirts of campus. And while some first-year students may have been annoyed with that (which I was at first), that distance gave me a closer knit group of friends than I thought possible and helped me find my voice. read more