Sykes Residence

Passover Seder

Friday, April 22nd at 5:30 p.m. in Sykes Formal Lounge

Led by Mark Lowell
Passover is an eight day Jewish holiday, marking the birth of the Jews as a people and their emergence as a unique nation in history. It celebrates the liberation of the children of Israel from slavery in Egypt over 3000 years ago, under the leadership of Moses. The Seder is a ritual banquet which reenacts the Exodus.

Creating Safer Campuses for LGBTQ Students

This training sponsored by ACR Health is open to anyone in the Canton/Potsdam Community who would like to learn how we can be more inclusive and welcoming on our four college campuses! For more information and to register please go: There will be a morning and afternoon session, you are encouraged to attend both but if time does not permit, attendance at one session is still very much appreciated!

Writers Series presents Sandra Lim

The author of The Wilderness (W.W. Norton, 2014), selected by Louise  Glück for the most recent Barnard Women Poets Prize, and a previous collection of poetry, Loveliest Grotesque (Kore Press, 2006), she is the University Sandra Nelson  Poet.  A 2015 Pushcart Prize winner, she has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Vermont Studio Center  and the Getty Research  Institute. Lim was born  in Seoul, Korea, and educated at Stanford University, UC Berkeley and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

2016 Frank P. Piskor Lecture ~ Donna Alvah, Associate Professor of History and Elizabeth Margaret Vilas Professor of History

You are cordially invited to attend

The Frank P. Piskor
Faculty Lecture

presented by

Donna Alvah
Associate Professor of History
Elizabeth Margaret Vilas Professor of History 

“Beyond 'Duck and Cover': Fear of Nuclear War and the Protection and Empowerment of Children and Youth”

Tuesday, April 12th
7:00 p.m.
Sykes Common Room

Registration Deadline: Elect Her

Interested in women's leadership? Do you want to make a difference in an elected position? 

Attend a training workshop specifically designed for women interested in pursuing elected positions with St. Lawrence alumna, Katie Shorey '10

Elect Her sponsored by AAUW & Running Start
Speakers Bureau Presents:
Katie Shorey ‘10

Location: St. Lawrence University Sykes Formal Lounge
Date: Sunday, March 6
Time: 12:30 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Writers Series presents - Lillian Yvonne Bertram

Viebranz Visiting Professor Lillian-Yvonne Bertram is the author of But a Storm is Blowing from Paradise (Red Hen Press 2012), selected by Claudia Rankine as winner of the 2010 Benjamin Saltman Award. She has been in residence at the Vermont Studio Center and the Montana Artists’ Refuge, has received fellowships from Cave Canem and Bread Loaf, and is the recipient of a United States Embassy grant for a writing residency in Latvia.


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