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University News

2015

February

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 to 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.
Jonathan Nichol
John and Jonathan Nichol will perform piano and saxophone at 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 5, in the Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
Charlotte Boulay ’00
The St. Lawrence University’s Writer’s Series welcomes back Charlotte Boulay ’00 at 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 5, in the Sykes Common Room.
Katherine Brown '15, president of Campus Kichens at St. Lawrence University
St. Lawrence University’s Campus Kitchen Project is one of seven chapters nationwide to benefit from a $150,000 grant.
Jadian Andrews
St. Lawrence University’s Center for Civic Engagement has selected this year's beneficiary and begun organizing its annual “Kick It for a Cause” event, which will take place on Sunday, April 12.
Heather McCauley '06
St. Lawrence University will host Heather McCauley '06, a social epidemiologist at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 18, in Hepburn Auditorium.
William Moseley
William Moseley, a professor geography at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, will discuss global food crises at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 23, in the Sykes Common Room
Chinese New Year celebration 2014
St. Lawrence University students will participate in a celebration of the Chinese New Year and will usher in the Year of the Sheep.
Gospel Workshop Choir
St. Lawrence University will hold its 11th-annual Gospel Concert beginning at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 21, in Gulick Theatre. A series of workshops will take place prior to the concert Feb. 18 to 21.
Blair McMillen
Pianist Blair McMillen will return to St. Lawrence for a solo recital at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, in the University’s Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
St. Lawrence University will host instrumentalists Kyle Tupper and Friends from 8 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 18, in Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
The Laurentian Singers
St. Lawrence University’s Laurentian Singers will kick off their spring break tour to New Orleans with a concert on Feb. 28 in Cazenovia, New York.
Left to right: Vanessa Chilunda ’17, Rutendo Chabikwa ’17, Luize Eihmane ’16 and Winsome Toroitich ’17
Four St. Lawrence University students will attend the Clinton Global Initiative University conference to present proposals for innovative solutions to challenging social issues.
Susan Willson, associate professor of biology
Susan Willson, associate professor of biology, has concluded a study on the use of colorful cat collars and their effect in preventing bird kills.
Cathy Shrady teaching a class in the Adirondack Mountains
St. Lawrence University has been named one of the nation’s best colleges for students seeking great academics, outstanding career preparation and generous financial aid, according to The Princeton Review.
McNair and CSTEP Annual Career Exploration Symposium attendees
A group of St. Lawrence University McNair and CSTEP scholars recently attended and presented at the Annual Career Exploration Symposium hosted this year by Clarkson University.
Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, St. Lawrence University’s organist and musician-in-residence
The Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley will host an organ recital in honor of Black History Month, featuring the works of several African-American composers.
Cynthia Bansak, associate professor of economics
Cynthia Bansak, associate professor of economics, has been named as a fellow at a German research institute that focuses on labor economics.
A production still from the film "Nontraditional."
The North of the Blue Line will run from Jan. 15 to Feb. 21 at the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery, featuring an artist reception on Jan. 15 and a showing of the film "Nontraditional" on Feb. 2.