Student Bios

James V. Virnelli III
Majors: Chemistry (ACS)
Minors: Mathematics

I was drawn to St. Lawrence University by its small size and welcoming atmosphere. The Johnson Hall of Science was scheduled to open for my first year fall semester, and I knew I wanted to major...

Elisabeth Dwyer
Majors: Biochemistry
Minors: Sports Studies and Exercise Science

As a biochemistry major, I have taken many science courses over my four years at St. Lawrence, but I have also been able to pursue my love of sports through a sports studies and exercise science...

Meredith Allen
  • Major: Chemistry (ACS)
  • Minor: Mathematics
  • Activities (extracurricular): Club Soccer, Baila (Latin Dance Club), La...
Rachael Kenney
Majors: Chemistry (ACS)
Minors: Music


While exploring the possibility of attending St. Lawrence University, I was immediately drawn to the school because of its intimate size and close student...

Peterson Maina
Majors: Biochemistry

During my senior year I worked on a research project with Dr. Emily Dixon.

Alyssa Pirinelli
Majors: Chemistry, with ACS certification

I’ll admit: a good part of the reason I wanted to come to St. Lawrence was the chemistry building, Johnson Hall of Science, set to open in the fall of my sophomore year. When I got here, I hadn’t...