St. Lawrence University's Laurentian Singers Commencement Concert.
In collaboration with Family Weekend, Family and Friends Sunday will be held at this week's Gospel Service. Enjoy spirited music led by the Community Gospel Choir. All are welcome! Bring a friend or family member with you. Child care is available during the service.
Hear the historic Estey Organ, Opus 2422, in Gunnison Memorial Chapel. Music by Pescetti, Rheinberger, Trapp, Dupré and J. S. Bach will demonstrate the colors of the organ. Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, Musician-in-Residence, will be at the console for the recital. Bring all your ‘organ’ questions for a conversation after the recital.
Have a conversation with the Chaplain and a tour of the windows in our beautiful Gunnison Memorial Chapel. Join the Rev. Kathleen Buckley, University Chaplain, as she shares an emerging vision for religion and spirituality on college campuses, specifically at St. Lawrence University. Then enjoy a guided tour of the stained glass windows of the chapel as you learn about the historical significance of this treasured St. Lawrence place as well as the meaning behind the messages interwoven through each window.
The Annual Blessing of the Animals is sponsored by the Chaplain's Office and the Newman Club (Campus Catholic Ministries). Bring your cats, dogs, or other animals to be blessed in this special tradition in honor of St. Francis of Assisi on his feast day. If your pet is not available, bring a picture of your pet. Snacks for both humans and animals will be provided.
Members of the class of 2021 gather for a convocation ceremony welcoming them to the
St. Lawrence University Chaplain's Office, with the generous support of Corning, Incorporated - Canton Plant, presents Coming Together! A Time of Remembering and Reflection, featuring organ music by Alec Rowley, Max Wolff, Marcel Dupré, Herman Berlinski, Johann Sebastian Bach, and Lynn Trapp.
The concert will feature instrumentalists from Northern Light Orchestra and St. Lawrence University String Orchestra, as well as Ad Hoc Singers, Julia Pomainville and Alexandra Jacobs Wilke, with Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, Musician-in-Residence, Conductor.
Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, organ.
The Baccalaureate Service will be held on Sunday, May 19, at 8:00 a.m., in Gunnison Memorial Chapel.
The Baccalaureate Ceremony is a special ceremony that allows the senior class to reflect on their college experience. It seeks to include a variety of reflections including spiritual perspectives represented in the senior class. It is dedicated to the hope of mutual understanding and appreciation of individual and collection gifts in this community and throughout the world.