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St. Lawrence in the News

2018

April

Oscar Castillo ’19 working with children outside
The founder and director of the North Country Children’s Museum in Potsdam, Sharon Vegh Williams, was quoted by local media following a preview visit to the museum by New York's lieutenant governor.
S. Georgia Nugent
St. Lawrence Trustee S. Georgia Nugent wrote an opinion article that was featured on "Inside Higher Ed's" newest blog "Construction Trumps Disruption."
Tanveer Kalo '18
Tanveer Kalo '18, a government major and history minor, profiled by web-based magazine for his research into Asian Indians who served in the U.S military during the First World War.
Serge Onyper, associate professor of psychology
"The Washington Post" featured an op-ed co-written by Pamela Thacher, professor of psychology, and Serge Onyper, associate professor of psychology, on school start times.

March

Paul Redfern, vice president for University Communications
Vice President for University Communications Paul Redfern wrote an article on digital marketing for Inside Higher Ed's "Call to Action" blog, titled "Four Ways to Create a Successful Trans
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"Facilities Manager" magazine featured a St. Lawrence University tip for campus sustainability.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and Turkish affairs expert, was interviewed by at Turkey-based reporter writing for Arab Weekly
Tanveer Kalo '18
Tanveer Kalo '18 was profiled by the California-based "India West" newspaper for his research on Asian Indians who served in the U.S military during the First World War.
Paul Redfern
Vice President for University Communications Paul Redfern wrote an article on digital marketing for Inside Higher Ed's "Call to Action" blog.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and Turkish affairs expert, was interviewed by "Al-Monitor" as Congress and the U.S. State Department discuss imposing sanctions on Turkey

February

Jeff Frank, assistant professor of education
Jeff Frank, assistant professor of education and coordinator of the undergraduate programs, has written an article for Teachers College Record, on the "students as snowflakes" prevalent di
Students walking out of Dana Dining Center.
"The New York Times" mentioned St. Lawrence University as one of the state's private institutions that has seen applications increase since the implementation of the Excelsior Scholarship.
Alan Draper, Michael W. Ranger and Virginia R. Ranger Professor of Government
Alan Draper, Michael W. Ranger and Virginia R. Ranger Professor of Government, wrote an opinion article for "The Hill," titled "The Paradox of Populism," which ran on Feb. 20.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and Turkish affairs expert, was interviewed by The Washington Post and international media on the rise of nationalism in Turkey.
Matthew Carotenuto, associate professor of history
Matthew Carotenuto, associate professor of history, wrote an opinion article for Real Clear World on the political crisis that continues in Kenya long after its August 2017 election.
Madison Fortier '19 works with locals as part of the Cyber Seniors program.
St. Lawrence University students team up with seniors who want to become more tech savvy through the next series of “cyber senior” classes offered by the county’s Office for Aging.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, is interviewed for a PBS documentary, titled "Turkey: A Partner in Crisis."
Tanveer Kalo '18 pictured with his computer in ODY Library
Tanveer Kalo '18 was profiled by the "Watertown Daily Times" for his research on Asian Indians serving in the U.S military during World War I.

January

Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and Turkish affairs expert, was quoted in the Los Angeles Times on the Topic of U.S.-Turkish relations.
The Watertown Daily Times promoted St. Lawrence University's second live TEDxStLawrenceU event.
As the Potsdam Central School District considers later start times, the school district turned to two St. Lawrence University professors who have conducted research on school start times.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and Turkish affairs expert, took part in a Middle East Institute’s panel discussion.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and Turkish affairs expert, was interviewed by Ahval on the state of affairs in Turkey for the upcoming year.
2017

December

David Murphy, assistant professor of environmental studies
David Murphy, assistant professor of environmental studies, was widely cited for a report he wrote for the Alaska Wilderness League on Arctic drilling.
John Collins, professor of global studies
John Collins, professor of global studies, wrote an opinion piece for 'The Hill' on President Trump's controversial decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.