University News



Bob Durocher named St. Lawrence University's Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation.
St. Lawrence University President William L. Fox ’75 announced today that Bob Durocher has been named the next Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation.
Parishville-Hopkinton Central School won the Pi Mu Epsilon cup
Fifty-seven students from 12 regional high schools participated on March 25 in St. Lawrence University’s 71st annual Pi Mu Epsilon Interscholastic Mathematics Contest.
Laurentians for Life week to highlight the St. Lawrence University experience.
Aspects of the St. Lawrence experience will be highlighted during a weeklong series of on- and off-campus events starting March 30.
Laurentian Singers
The Laurentian Singers, back from their spring break tour to New Orleans, will give their Home Concert at Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall at 8 p.m. on Friday, March 27.
Jeffrey R. Chiarenzelli, Judith Nagel-Myers, Jessica L. Chapman, Adam Hill and Ivan P. Ramler
St. Lawrence University has been awarded a five-year National Science Foundation grant for the creation of a new Liberal Arts Science Scholars Program.
Mark Irwin
St. Lawrence University’s Writer’s Series continues its 2014-15 season with Mark Irwin at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, in the Sykes Common Room.
St. Lawrence students show a brain to a child at last year's Brain Blast.
In celebration of Brain Awareness Week, St. Lawrence University will host the seventh-annual Brain Blast event from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Friday March 27, in the lobby of the Johnson Hall of Science.
Alan Draper, professor of government
Professor of Government Alan Draper will deliver the 2015 Frank P. Piskor Lecture at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, in the Sykes Common Room, located on Park Street across from the Brewer Bookstore.
St. Lawrence University’s Modern Language and Literatures Department invites the campus and general public to attend several screenings of French films, including two films that will be shown during World Languages Week.
Moon Charania
This year's St. Lawrence University Beyer Resident in Queer Studies will deliver two talks on campus at 4:30 p.m. on March 23 and 24.
Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, musician-in-residence
St. Lawrence University’s Office of the Chaplain will presents the sixth-annual Johann Sebastian Bach Marathon from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 28, at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton.
Nancy Sinkoff
The 2015 Rabbi Seymour Siegel Memorial Lecture at St. Lawrence University, delivered by Rutgers Associate Professor Nancy Sinkoff, will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8, in the Sykes Common Room.
Chad Hornung, professor of biology
St. Lawrence University has announced a new articulation agreement with the State University of New York at Buffalo’s School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Kristin McKie, assistant professor of African studies and government
The U.S. State Department has invited Kristin McKie, assistant professor of African studies and government, to discuss presidential term limits in Africa in Washington, D.C.
Steven Salaita
The American Association of University Professors will host Steven Salaita for a public lecture at St. Lawrence University at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 27, in Eben Holden.
Laurentians in Residence participants
Four St. Lawrence University alumni returned as Laurentians in Residence, sharing insights into their careers, the benefits of the liberal arts and how St. Lawrence prepared them for their jobs.
Eric McIntyre ’15 helps a girl scout identify some insect specimens
St. Lawrence University’s biology honorary society Beta Beta Beta hosted local Girl Scout troops from Canton, Hermon and Rensselaer Falls for Bugs! Badge Day at the Wachtmeister Field station
Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, St. Lawrence University’s organist and musician-in-residence
The Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley will host its next organ recital at 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11, at SUNY Potsdam’s Hosmer Hall.


Matthew Monhart ’16
A St. Lawrence University student has been awarded a prestigious research fellowship that will allow him to conduct biological research over the summer.
St. Lawrence University’s Board of Trustees approved a comprehensive fee for its students in the 2015-16 academic year.
Poster of exhibition
An upcoming show hosted by the St. Lawrence County Arts Council will feature the poetry and artwork of St. Lawrence University students.
Body Beautiful Week
A St. Lawrence University student and two staff members who received a campus Innovation Grant last year are the coordinators of a weeklong series of events beginning Feb. 22 to celebrate “wellness, not weight.”
Kari Sides Suva P’17
St. Lawrence University will host Kari Sides Suva P’17 who will speak about women's leadership at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 5, in Eben Holden.
Jonathan Foster-Moore '13 posing with his host family
The Peace Corps’ 2015 rankings placed St. Lawrence University No. 14 among small schools in nation. Jonathan Foster-Moore '13 currently stationed in the Kyrgyz Republic.
"Between Midnight and Dawn"
The Richard F. Brush Art Gallery will feature the exhibition "Between Midnight and Dawn" by Mark Fertig as well as his lecture at 7 p.m. on March 2.