University News



Emlyn Crocker, recipient of a St. Lawrence University Internship Fellowship
Emlyn Crocker '15 and the other Internship Fellowship recipients will deliver a poster presentation at 3 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 26, in the Sullivan Students Center’s Winston Room
Anthropology students and faculty from St. Lawrence University and SUNY Potsdam prepare to face off in the first atlatl battle on Saturday, Sept. 27 on the Quad.
Sarah Pyc ’16 is a business in the liberal arts major
Since being approved one year ago, the business in the liberal arts program already has attracted nearly 50 St. Lawrence students, such as Sarah Pyc '16.
St. Lawrence University’s Noon in the Chapel performance series returns on Friday, Sept. 26, for the 2014-15 season with “Music for High Holy Days."
Norman Ornstein
St. Lawrence University will present author of The New York Times best selling book It’s Even Worse Than It Looks Norman Ornstein at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 30, in Hepburn Auditorium.
Rex Smith, editor and vice president 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.
St. Lawrence University’s annual Climate Change Forum will take place Tuesday, Sept. 23, and Wednesday, Sept. 24, with the theme "Our Shared Reality."
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.