SUMMER 2013 | St. Lawrence University Magazine 21
The Rewards Are
Transformational’
SLU Buddies Program is a Two-Way Street
by Mary Baucom ’13
Canton native Elizabeth Bastien ’15 grew up knowing about
SLU Buddies. Going through the local school system, she saw
the difference the program made – how it engaged her class-
mates in learning and developing important social skills – and
how it connected St. Lawrence students to the community.