Student Bios

Lia
2018
Major(s): Multi-Language and Global Studies

In high school I had no idea where I wanted to go to college. Many of my friends applied early decision to schools because they had their minds made up, but I was still unsure what school...

Brendan Reilly
2020

My St. Lawrence story has been one of linguistics and ping pong. More on this later, but my interest in languages and my love for the popular basement game came together in a magical way at SLU....

Abigail
2018

A giant, overly saturated child’s encyclopedia from the 1970’s started my language craze when I was about six or seven. Like any good encyclopedia, it gave information on hundreds of topics. I,...

Mehrsa Kheibary
2017

Majors: International Economics & Multi-Languages (French and Arabic).

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My name is Mehrsa Kheibary and I am the only Iranian student at St....

Rachel Bickauskas
2016

Majors: Mathematics, Middle East Studies (Multi-field Major: Arabic and Middle East History)

Every semester since my first semester at St. Lawrence I have taken an Arabic...

Julianne DeGuardi
2017
Major(s): Estudios Hispánicos (Spanish)

After learning a few basic phrases and how to introduce myself in Spanish on the first day of Spanish class in 7th grade, I became fascinated with the concept of being able to speak a...