News Archive

Grace Potter ’06n
(4/29/14) St. Lawrence University's Commencement will take place at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 18, on Creasy Commencement Common, or in Appleton Arena in the event of inclement weather.
Students linking arms
(4/27/14) St. Lawrence University continued its traditional Moving-Up Day Academic Awards and the Omicron Delta Kappa “Tapping” ceremonies on Saturday, April 26.
Left to right: Peter FitzRandolph, associate professor of economics and this year’s team adviser; Cynthia Bansak, associate professor of economics and last year’s team adviser; Vasileos Prassas ’14 of Chalkidiki, Greece; Anton Stoytchev ’14 of Kostenets, Bulgaria; Andrew Chan, ’14 of Niskayuna, N.Y.; Josh Ciolek ’14 of Fairport, N.Y.; and Greg Roeder, CFA, principal portfolio manager for Adirondack Research & Management, Inc. (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
(4/24/14) A team of six St. Lawrence University students took on colleges and universities across the Northeast to win the Adirondack Cup Competition stock challenge.
Retirees: Back, left to right: Harold G. Berube, Information Technology, J. Kerry Grant, English, Peter J. Bailey, English, Bruce I. Weiner, English,  President William L. Fox. Front, left to right: Ellen G. Galo, Modern Languages and Literatures, Linda M. Bascom, Safety & Security, Kathryn L. Mullaney, Finance (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
(4/23/14) St. Lawrence University recognized retirements and celebrated employee anniversaries at a ceremony held Wednesday, April 23, in Eben Holden.
A biology lab on the Little River near campus
(4/18/14) St. Lawrence University was named one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review.
(SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
(4/18/14) The St. Lawrence University Spring Dance Concert "In Motion" will take place at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 25, and Saturday, April 26 in Gulick Theatre.
Andrew Chan ’14 of Niskayuna, N.Y.
(4/18/14) Two St. Lawrence University seniors presented their senior honors theses last month at the annual Eastern Economics Association conference in Boston.
Facundo Rivarola ’14
(4/18/14) A St. Lawrence University senior has received a Davis UWC Projects for Peace grant to study ongoing land disputes among native populations in Paraguay.
Jeffrey Mogavero ’16 (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
(4/18/14) Students won their first New York Negawatt Challenge, the annual electricity reduction competition between members of the New York Six liberal arts consortium.
(4/18/14) University Chorus will perform its spring concert, “In Praise of Singing,” at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27, in St. Lawrence University’s Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
Shelley M. Deane
(4/18/14) Conflict analyst Shelley M. Deane will deliver to St. Lawrence University a presentation on the Syrian conflict and education for refugees at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 28, in Hepburn Hall 218.
Michael Sandholzer
(4/17/14) A series of talks by forensic scientist Michael Sandholzer will focus on challenges of identifying victims of genocide and mass disasters at 5:30 p.m. April 28 and 29.
The Potsdam High School winning team members Keith Bollt, Nathan Gingrich, Ben Miller
(4/15/14) Forty-four students from 11 local school districts participated Wednesday in St. Lawrence University's 70th annual Pi Mu Epsilon Interscholastic Mathematics Contest.
Michael Robinson
(4/15/14) Experimental filmmaker Michael Robinson will visit St. Lawrence University to give an artist talk and present screen selections from his work at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, in the Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
Nash
(4/15/14) George Washington University professor and author Jennifer Christine Nash will discuss a black feminist view of pornography at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, in Carnegie Hall 010.
Rhythm & Roots: Country Gospel/Class Country (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
(4/15/14) The St. Lawrence University Music Department will present Rhythm & Roots: Country Gospel/Classic Country at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Apr. 24, in Launders Underground located in Noble Center room 001.
Steven Medema, distinguished professor of economics at the University of Colorado Denver
(4/14/14) The Department of Economics will host Steven Medema, distinguished professor of economics at the University of Colorado Denver, as part of its visiting speaker series in political economy.
Julia Phillips Cohen, assistant professor of modern Jewish history at Vanderbilt University
(4/14/14) The 2014 Rabbi Seymour Siegel Memorial Lecture at St. Lawrence University will be delivered by Julia Phillips Cohen beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 21, in the Sykes Common Room.
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(4/14/14) The Associate Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley will host Mitchell Thomashow to discuss how college campuses offer an ideal setting for exploring and practicing sustainability.
(4/10/14) The 2014 Kathryn Fraser Mackay Memorial Lecture at St. Lawrence University will be given by Robert Segal at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15, in the Sykes Common Room.
David Platzker ’87
(4/4/14) David Platzker ’87, a curator at the Museum of Modern Art, will present at public lecture at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 14, in Griffiths Arts Center room 123. The event is free and open to the public.
Mary Biddinger
(4/3/14) The St. Lawrence University Writers Series will present Mary Biddinger at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 10, in the Sykes Common Room.
Dennis Goldberg pictured with the late Nelson Mandela
(4/3/14) Dennis Goldberg, a South African activist who rallied against apartheid and spent 22 years in prison with the late Nelson Mandela, will speak at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15, in Bloomer Auditorium, Brown Hall 122.
 David Cruikshank ’86 addresses students enrolled in the Business Case Study Course
(4/3/14) A business case study course offered for the first time to 17 St. Lawrence University juniors and seniors will culminate Monday, April 7, in a competition judged by successful alumni and business leaders.
(4/3/14) The St. Lawrence University String Orchestra will present their special spring concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 11, at the Russell Opera House and again at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 13, in St. Lawrence's Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall
Elun T. Gabriel, St. Lawrence University associate professor of history
(4/1/14) Elun T. Gabriel, St. Lawrence University associate professor of history, explores the emergence of a continental European social democratic political party in his new book "Assassins and Conspirators."