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2017

May

Book cover: Exploring the Impact of the Dissertation in Practice
William Collins, assistant professor of education, was the lead author of a chapter in the new book, titled Exploring the Impact of the Dissertation in Practice.
Tanveer Kalo and Howard Eissenstat in the Cole Reading Room
Tanveer Kalo '18 of Queens, New York, took part in a Spring 2017 internship at the U.S. World War I Centennial Commission.
Jeffrey Maynes, assistant professor of philosophy, has been selected by graduating Class of 2017 seniors to receive the Owen D. Young Outstanding Faculty Award.  
Ana Y. Estevez, associate professor of biology and psychology and Sarah Johnson Professor in the Sciences
Ana Y. Estevez, associate professor of biology and psychology and Sarah Johnson Professor in the Sciences, presented her research at the Experimental Biology meeting held April 22 to 26 in Chicago.

April

Mark Oakes, assistant professor of psychology, and Serge Onyper, associate professor of psychology
Mark Oakes, assistant professor of psychology, and Serge Onyper, associate professor of psychology, published an article in the journal Cognitive Processing.
Sibley and Willson with the Ornithology class
Noted ornithologist David Sibley visited students in taking BIO 218 Ornithology class, taught by Susan Willson, associate professor of biology.
Rutendo Chabikwa ’17
Rutendo Chabikwa ’17 and Madeleine Wong, associate professor and chair of global studies, presented a paper at the Annual Conference of the American Association of Geographers.
Erin McCarthy, professor and chair of the Department of Philosophy
Erin McCarthy, professor and chair of philosophy, was awarded the Van J. Symons award for service the ASIANetwork.
Peter Pettengill, assistant professor of environmental studies
Peter Pettengill, assistant professor of environmental studies, has co-authored a new book, titled "Managing Outdoor Recreation: Case Studies in the National Parks."

March

Film director Julia Meltzer talking virtually to St. Lawrence University students.
Students currently enrolled in Arabic 104, intermediate Arabic, took part in a video conference with documentary film director Julia Meltzer.
Damon Berry, visiting professor of religious studies
Damon Berry, visiting professor of religious studies, delivered a talk at Bates College.
Antun Husinec, associate professor of geology
Antun Husinec, associate professor and chair of geology, gave a plenary lecture at the 2017 International Conference on Sedimentology and Petroleum Geology in China.
Lily Leaf Beetle
Paul Siskind, instructor for the First-Year Program and First-Year Seminar, wrote an article that was published in the quarterly bulletin of the North American Lily Society.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, spoke on March 10 at a symposium held at Cornell University on the topic of Turkey.
Zhenjun Zhang, associate professor of modern languages and literature
Zhenjun Zhang, associate professor of modern languages and literature, co-authored the new book, "Song Dynasty Tales: A Guided Reader."
Robert Thacker, Charles A. Dana professor of English and Canadian studies
Robert Thacker, Charles A. Dana professor of Canadian studies, is mentioned by editors of new book on Alice Munro, who received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2013.
Jeff Frank, assistant professor of education, has published an article on John Dewey’s philosophy of teacher education.

February

Students working at the Sustainability site on Route 68
The new Sustainability Program will hold an open house at the farmstead site on Route 68 from 1 to 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24.
udith Nagel-Myers, assistant professor of geology
Judith Nagel-Myers, assistant professor of geology, gave presentation in February at Colgate University in Hamilton, New York.
Zhenjun Zhang, associate professor of modern languages and literatures
Zhenjun Zhang, associate professor of modern languages and literatures, explores the two modes of goddess depictions in early Medieval China.
"Critical Insights: Stanley Kubrick"
Peter Bailey, Piskor professor emeritus of English, edited the book Critical Insights: Stanley Kubrick, published by Salem Press.
Roy Caldwell, professor and co-chair of the Department of Modern Languages
Roy Caldwell, professor and co-chair of the Department of Modern Languages, wrote a chapter for the book, titled "Critical Insights: Stanley Kubrick."
William Collins, program coordinator of the Educational Leadership program and assistant professor of education
William Collins, program coordinator of the Educational Leadership program and assistant professor of education, has co-written for a new book a section on textbook writing.
2016

December

St. Lawrence University's Department of Education held its third-annual “Tap-A-Leader” event on Friday, Dec. 2, at Appleton Arena.
Robert Thacker, Charles A. Dana professor of Canadian studies
Robert Thacker, Charles A. Dana professor of Canadian studies, was interviewed by a British blog for his most recent book on Alice Munro.