December 5, 2005
is St. Lawrence's Sesquicentennial Year!
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Special Notes: In Memoriam Robert Carlisle:
Lee Professor of History Emeritus Robert Carlisle passed away Thursday,
December 1. For more about Prof.
Holiday Events Reminder from the President's
Holiday Open House for North Country Alumni, Parents, Neighbors, and
Staff will be held on Sunday, December 11, 2005, 3:00-5:00 p.m. in Eben
Holden Hall. President Sullivan will lead a Sesquicentennial celebration
of outstanding Canton Laurentians. RSVP: 315-229-5904,
St. Lawrence University Employee Holiday Luncheon will be on Tuesday,
December 13, 2005, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in Eben Holden Hall.
RSVP: 315-229-5777 by Wednesday, December 7th.
St. Lawrence University Facilities and Security Holiday Breakfast for
overnight shifts will be on Wednesday, December 14, 2005, 7:00 a.m.
– 8:00 a.m. in the Winston Room, Student Center. RSVP to Cathy
Fayette by Monday, December 12th.
St. Lawrence University Dining Services Holiday Luncheon will be on
Monday, December 19, 2005, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Best
Western University Inn. RSVP to Cindy Atkins by Thursday, December 15th.
The Singing Saints
and Singing Sinners, St. Lawrence University's men's and women's
a capella vocal groups, will perform in a holiday concert on Friday,
December 9, at 6 p.m. in Herring-Cole on campus. The event is open
to the public, free of charge; seating is limited.
|"William Byrd and
Friends" is the theme for St. Lawrence University's Early Music
Ensemble concert, to be performed on Sunday, December 11, at 2 p.m.
in Gunnison Memorial Chapel. The event is open to the public, free
The Kresge Foundation
has approved a $1 million challenge grant to St. Lawrence University,
for construction of its new 115,000-square-foot Sarah Johnson Redlich
'82 Hall of Science. Construction on the building began in the spring
of 2005 and is scheduled to be completed for use in the fall of 2007.
next year, St. Lawrence University will offer a summer version
of its very successful program of study in Kenya, which began in
at 14 area high schools explored topics ranging from ancient Indian
poetry to calculus in a special program at St. Lawrence University
brothers in St. Lawrence University's Alpha Tau Omega fraternity
recently helped out a kindergarten class in nearby Ogdensburg with
a charity project.
| Sixteen students have
been awarded travel enrichment and independent travel research grants
for the 2005-06 Winter Break and Spring Semester through the Center
for International and Intercultural Studies.
University's Sesquicentennial Celebration has begun and a dedicated
Web site is live, with regular updates planned. News Digest will
have Sesqui feature each week. We hope you'll visit the Sesqui Web
site on your own regularly!
Sesquicentennial materials ready to order:
new pictorial "coffee table" book
A a new collection book of historical photos
A a new Sesqui shirt
Two new Laurentian Singers CDs
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