St. Lawrence in the News
David Murphy, assistant professor of environmental studies, was quoted in a "The Washington Post" and Bloomberg article on the proposal to sell oil-drilling rights in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
The "Chronicle of Higher Education's" Scott Carlson talked to Justin Sipher, vice president for Libraries and Information Technology, about the importance of librarians in these politically challenging times.
Author Okey Ndibe, Viebranz Visiting Professor of Creative Writing, was awarded the Connecticut Center for the Book 2017 Connecticut Book Award for Non-Fiction.
An excerpt from Paul Graham's "In Memory of Bread" was published in The Best Food Writing 2017, edited by Holly Hughes.
North Country Public Radio featured an article on Take Back the Night at St. Lawrence University.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, was quoted by several news outlets on the status of U.S.-Turkey relations.
North Country Public Radio turned to David Murphy, assistant professor of environmental studies, regarding two local wind project proposals that are dividing communities.
Marina Llorente, Hanson Professor and Associate Dean of the Center of International and Intercultural Studies, was interviewed by a local television station regarding the referendum on Catalonian independence.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and Turkish affairs expert, told The Globe Post that Trump's warm embrace of Turkey's president Erdogan was "a political gift."
Potsdam radio station B99.3 FM interviewed Angela Sweigart-Gallagher, assistant professor of performance and communication arts, about veteran storytelling performances coming to St. Lawrence University on Sept. 14 and 15.
Robert Thacker, Charles A. Dana professor of English and Canadian studies, was quoted by the literary blog "Literary Hub" on the writings of Willa Cather.
Matthew Carotenuto, associate professor of history, wrote an opinion article on the Kenyan Supreme Court nullifying the Aug. 8 presidential election that was featured in "The Hill."
St. Lawrence University Junior Oliver (Ollie) Smith '19 traveled to Nicaragua from Aug. 12 to Aug. 19 as a volunteer with a non-profit organization Outreach360.
The "Watertown Daily Times" featured St. Lawrence University's new "Build to Break" program, which aims to get sophomore students more engaged with the local community.
The monthly magazine "Architectural Digest" included St. Lawrence University's Adirondack Semester yurts in its recent article "The 15 Most Beautiful College Dormitories in America."
Duncan Melville, professor of mathematics, is cautious about a new study regarding an ancient tablet and claims to be the first indication of trigonometry.
Damon T. Berry, assistant director of religious studies, was interviewed about his book "Blood and Faith: Christianity in American White Nationalism" following the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
North Country Public Radio caught up with Olivia Raynard '19 who is building this summer what's known as a "tiny house" on the bed of a trailer.
Local media outlets were on campus to view the hundreds of students, employees and community members who showed up to view the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and an expert in Turkish affairs, was quoted by several national and international media outlets in recent weeks
St. Lawrence University Trustee S. Georgia Nugent penned an opinion piece for the Huffington Post, in which highlighted student interest in community-based learning.
Matthew Carotenuto, associate professor of history and coordinator of the African studies program, wrote an opinion article on key issues facing the Kenyan election, which was held on Aug. 8.
Professor of Government Calvin (Fred) Exoo wrote in an opinion piece that was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer on Trump's criticisms of the press.
SLU PIC intern Oscar Castillo '19 was featured in the Watertown Daily Times regarding his work with the North Country Children's Museum in Potsdam.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, was quoted by The New York Times and The Economist on the March for Justice taking place in Turkey.