March 13, 2006
is St. Lawrence's Sesquicentennial Year!
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In Memoriam: Frank P.
Piskor: Our on-line
memory page has wonderful reflections of the late 14th president
of St. Lawrence University. Dr. Piskor passed away March 8, 2006. We
welcome your own contributions to this page.
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Laurentian Singers of St. Lawrence University will tour and give
performances in Germany, the Czech Republic and Poland in March,
in celebration of the group's 60th anniversary season. The tour
takes place during spring break. Read
St. Lawrence Women's Hockey team drew No. 3 seed and will host its
first-ever NCAA Tournament game Saturday at Appleton Arena against
the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Read
in the News
Lawrence Trustee Marion
Roach '77 is among the personalities on Martha Stewart Living's
Sirius satellite radio show, and on Tuesday, March 14, she'll read
a poem on the air written by Emeritus Piskor Professor of English
Albert Glover. Read
in the News
is mentioned in a story in the March/April
2006 issue of Sierra magazine, the magazine of the Sierra Club.
It appears in the section called "The Green Life: Ideas for
Living Well and Doing Good."
essay by Vice President and Dean of Admissions
and Financial Aid Terry Cowdrey is published for the months of March
and April on the Council of Independent Colleges and Universities
(cIcu) web site. Her essay offers suggestions to high school students
on how to begin the college search process.
In the News
MARK YOUR CALENDAR!! Charter Day, April 3,
2006. Events on campus and around the world. Stay tuned!
Bring a birthday card to the event
nearest you...write your best wishes to SLU on its 150th birthday
and your greetings to the people who'll celebrate our 200th birthday
in 2056. Cards will be saved for 50 years! You also can send your
birthday wishes to St. Lawrence and future Laurentians through a
new Web link.
A new collection of photos from "then" and "now"
is on our site. Check out St. Lawrence athletics through the years.