University News



Rex Smith, editor and vice present of the Albany Times Union, will speak at St. Lawrence University at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18, and at noon on Friday, Sept. 19, in Hepburn Auditorium.
Climate change and its effects on the natural and human environment will be explored in a variety of discussions, presentations and exhibitions during St.
The New York Times has listed St. Lawrence University among the Most Economically Diverse Top Colleges in the nation.
St. Lawrence University will host nearly 100 colleges, universities and institutions during its annual Higher Education Night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 30, in the Leithead Field House.
The Merling Trio will perform the music of Brahms, Haydn and Smetana at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 19, in Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
"U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges" ranking guide has once again placed St. Lawrence University among the nation’s best colleges in its 2015 report.
A Campus Safety Fair on Friday, Sept. 12, will feature a room-burn demonstration, beer goggles/texting golf carts and a workplace harassment awareness workshop.
The 2014 Hays and Margaret Crimmel Colloquium on Liberal Education will hold a talk titled “What is College For,” beginning at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11, in Eben Holden at St. Lawrence University.
Heron Hetlzer ’16 interning at Nature Up North (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
Students who participated in St. Lawrence University's Sustainability Semester conducted internships in Boston and across northern New York as part of the experiential component of the program.
Margie F. Strait, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation; Senior Advisor to Administration; Department Chair
St. Lawrence University has announced that Director of Athletics and Associate Professor of Sports Studies and Exercise Science Margaret F. Strait will retire from the University on Jan. 15, 2015.
Tatenda (Tate) Pasipanodya ’15
Tatenda (Tate) Pasipanodya ’15 has won a statewide writing prize for his paper on the rise of democracy in China.


St. Lawrence University’s music ensembles welcome new members from the North Country community. All music ensembles are open to students, faculty and staff, and auditions are already underway.
Sondra Goldsmith Proctor
St. Lawrence University’s organist and musician in residence Sondra Goldsmith Proctor will perform an Associated Colleges organ recital on at Sept. 11 at SUNY Potsdam's Hosmer Hall.
St. Lawrence University’s fall concert series will kick off with the percussive sounds of Kwaku Kwaakye (Martin) Obeng at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 5, in the Launders Underground.
(Pictured left to right) Ruta Ozols, Cathy Tedford, Erika Barthelmess, and Vangie Baker (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
St. Lawrence University honored employees with awards for their outstanding service and recognized a number of faculty promotions during Convocation.
First-year students take part St. Lawrence University's Matriculation Ceremony (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
St. Lawrence University welcomed 610 students to the Class of 2018, as classes began on Wednesday, Aug. 27.
Jacob Hurlbut '15 relaxes in his air conditioned room in the new residence hall. (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
St. Lawrence University opened the $14 million new residence hall to returning students for the fall 2014 semester.
Renovations to the Cole Reading Room in Herring-Cole have restored it to a quiet study space and enhanced the original woodwork in the historic building.
New tenure-track and visiting teaching faculty are pictured prior to the start of fall semester classes at St. Lawrence University. (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
St. Lawrence University welcomed nine new tenure-track faculty who will begin teaching classes this fall semester.
St. Lawrence University students are invited to participate in the fourth annual New York Six Undergraduate Research Conference Sept. 20 at Hobart and William Smith Colleges.