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University News

2018

April

Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, wrote an editorial on Turkey’s snap elections for The Washington Post's “The Monkey Cage.”
Group picture of retiring employees
St. Lawrence University recognized faculty and staff retirements and celebrated employee anniversaries at a ceremony held on April 18.
Girl playing harp
The St. Lawrence University String Orchestra, directed by Christian Hosmer, will perform their spring concerts on April 21 and 22 in Gouverneur and on campus.
Exhibit will feature student art that illustrates common pressures felt by youth April 17 to May 1 in Canton.
Steve Gimbel, professor of philosophy at Gettysburg College
St. Lawrence University will host guest lecturer Steve Gimbel, professor of philosophy at Gettysburg College, at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, in Carnegie 10.
Haruyoshi Udagawa ’74 and Melanie Smeallie Mbuyi ’77
St. Lawrence University will honor Haruyoshi Udagawa ’74, Melanie Smeallie Mbuyi ’77, and North Country Public Radio during Commencement, which will take place at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 20.
Jon Rosales, associate professor of environmental studies
Jon Rosales, associate professor and chair of environmental studies, will deliver the Frank P. Piskor lecture at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, in Hepburn Auditorium.
Franklin Academy teammates
Forty-three local high school students from 10 schools participated in St. Lawrence University’s 74th-annual Pi Mu Epsilon Interscholastic Mathematics Contest for area high schools on April 4.
St. Lawrence University’s Department of Math, Computer Science, and Statistics will host the 2018 Hudson River Undergraduate Mathematics Conference on Saturday, April 7.

March

Doug O’Brien
St. Lawrence University will host the 16th-Annual North Country Symposium from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, April 16, in the Eben Holden Conference Center. Registration will begin at 8 a.m.
Melissa Proietti and Sterling Downey
St. Lawrence University’s Arts Collaborative will present Melissa Proietti and Sterling Downey who will discuss taking resistance art inside at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10, in Griffiths 123.
Steven Cook
St. Lawrence University’s Department of History will present guest lecturer Steven A. Cook at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 9, in Hepburn Auditorium.
University Chorus will pay tribute to great songs from the golden age of cinema in “Movie Night” in Heuvelton on April 13 and Canton on April 14.
James Zachos
St. Lawrence University's Department of Geology will present Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar James C. Zachos at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, in Bloomer Auditorium.
Peter Jaworski
St. Lawrence University will host Peter Jaworski as the 2018 Koch Series in Political Economy guest lecturer from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, in Hepburn Auditorium.
Camille Dungy
St. Lawrence University’s Writers Series will conclude its 2017-18 season with poetry author Camille Dungy at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, in the Sykes Common Room.
Old picture of Marie Curie
St. Lawrence University’s 2018 Alfred Romer Lecture will host Susan Marie Frontczak at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10, in Gulick Theatre.
Child touching animal brain with St. Lawrence students
St. Lawrence University will host the seventh-annual Brain Blast event on Friday, April 6, in Johnson Hall of Science.
1926 Estey Pipe Organ
St. Lawrence University’s Noon in the Chapel will feature two composers who draw the best sounds from their performers at 12:15 p.m. on Friday, April 6.
Stephanie Elizonda Griest
St. Lawrence University’s Writers Series will continue its 2017-18 season with travel writer and author Stephanie Elizonda Griest at 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 29, in the Sykes Common Room.
Sizani Ngubane
South African human rights activist Sizani Ngubane will deliver a talk at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 26, in Dean Eaton Formal Lounge.
Picture of student actors on stage
“Dark Water” the play will run Wednesday, April 4, through Sunday, April 8, beginning at 8 p.m. each night in the Edson R. Miles Black Box Theatre.
Concert Schedule
St. Lawrence University’s Chaplain’s Office will present its ninth-annual Bach Marathon from 1:30 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 31, in Gunnison Memorial Chapel.
International flags in the Sullivan Student Center
St. Lawrence University has been selected by NAFSA: Association of International Educators as a recipient of the 2018 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization.
Tonisha Kerr, Tai Nixa Peterson, Pierson Fowler, Ashley Jeffress, and Dzifa Yador
This year’s Laurentian in Residence panel was composed of five recently graduated alumni.