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St. Lawrence University students Skype teach to Rwanda.

Seven St. Lawrence University students will travel to Rwanda in late spring to continue teaching English as a second language to the women they've been teaching this semester using Skype.

Nina Melkonyan ’18, Anna Tsybko '16, Imman Merdanovic ’17, Robert Archie ’18, Zachary Martell ’16, and Elizaveta Dyatko ’17.

Elizaveta Dyatko ’17, who organized St. Lawrence University's Model UN student club, and five other students took part in the New York University’s Model United Nations Conference in April.

St. Lawrence University students study abroad in Denmark. (SLU Photo/Alexander Kusak '12)

St. Lawrence University continues to earn high marks among its peers for the more than 75 percent of students who study abroad at some point during their college experience.

Commencement will take place at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 17.

St. Lawrence University’s Commencement will take place at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 17, on Creasy Commencement Common and will include remarks from honorary degree recipients.

St. Lawrence University students Skype teach to Rwanda.
Students Skype Teach ESL to Rwanda, Plan Visit in May
Nina Melkonyan ’18, Anna Tsybko '16, Imman Merdanovic ’17, Robert Archie ’18, Zachary Martell ’16, and Elizaveta Dyatko ’17.
St. Lawrence Student Launches Model UN Club
St. Lawrence University students study abroad in Denmark. (SLU Photo/Alexander Kusak '12)
Total Number of Students Studying Abroad Climbs
Commencement will take place at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 17.
Commencement to Take Place on May 17

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A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)
A new spire is installed at Gunnison Memorial Chapel on May 1, 2015. (SLU Photos/Tara Freeman)

News Page Tabs

Asana Hamidu ’15 of Bronx, New York, and Madeleine Wong, associate professor of global studies, presented a paper at the Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers in Chicago.
Heidi Pitzer, visiting assistant professor of education, received an award for her dissertation at the American Educational Research Association annual meeting.
Eleanor Jones ’16 received a National Science Foundation scholarship to attend in June the North American Dendroecological Fieldweek in Maine.
St. Lawrence University President William L. Fox '75 joined the three other Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley presidents in an open letter speaking out against bigotry in the region.
Local media outlets were present on campus during installation of the new spire on Gunnison Memorial Chapel on Friday, May 1.
USA Today quoted St. Lawrence University Associate Professor of History Howard Eissenstat who spoke for historians who largely dispute Turkey's view of the event.
May 4: St. Lawrence University senior Jack Whelan was selected as one of five individuals to play in the 2015 NCAA Division III Golf Championships in Greensboro, NC beginning May 12
May 4: Senior Kyle Plimpton was named the Liberty League Pitcher of the Year for the second time in her career, while she and four other earned All-Conference honors this season, as announced by...
Sophomore Kiera Taussig and senior Adden Cunningham have been selected to the 2015 All-Liberty League team as announced by the league office Monday.