Student Bios

Martina Svrchek
2013
Majors: Music, Fine Arts

"The Departments of Music and Art & Art History at St. Lawrence allowed me to explore different artistic interests, and really narrow down what I was most passionate about. I am grateful for...

Jordan Pescrillo
2012
Majors: Global Studies

Although she was a global studies major, the music department and arts-oriented organizations on campus made many opportunities available for Jordan and non-majors. She lived in the Java house,...

Carlos Gomez
2013
Majors: Neuroscience
Minors: Music

"Although I started my SLU career intending to be some sort of science major, music has always been a passion of mine. I took Music Theory during my sophomore year and decided to minor in music....

Cheyanne Hwang
2015
Majors: Philosophy, Music

"I am a music minor.  I also golf, dance, and participate in several Black Student Union activities. Since I was young, I played the piano and flute: this made me think to pursue music as my...

Mike Ranellone
2014
Majors: English, Music

"As a cellist in the St. Lawrence University String Orchestra, I took weekly lessons with orchestra director and cellist Chris Hosmer and played in a quartet along with fellow student Ally Baier (...

Danica Cunningham
2013
Majors: Music and Psychology

"As a first-year student, knowing I would like to pursue a music major, I was eager from the start to get involved with the music at SLU. Taking two music classes in the Underground opened me up...