Laurentians love stories. In 2019, we shared nearly 90 of them here on the St. Lawrence Blog. This is a space that gives students (and sometimes faculty, staff members and alumni) a chance to share the ways St.
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Who is St. Lawrence University? We are a group of people with countless adventures and even more stories. The St. Lawrence Blog gives our students, faculty and staff the chance to tell their tales, in their own words and in their own way. Sharing these anecdotes in one place gives our community the chance to show how creative, daring and passionate we are about what we do. Alone, these stories are powerful; together they define St. Lawrence.
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Pub Cookies, Parkas, and Java-Oh My! What Makes SLU Special
I’m a big baker. I grew up watching my mom in the kitchen rolling out pie dough, stirring sauces over the stove, and frosting cakes, all while the house filled with the heavenly aroma of scents like molasses, cooked peaches, or cinnamon.
What It Means to Be a Laurentian
Yes, we go to school in the middle of nowhere. Yes, it can be extremely cold at times. No, you won’t find any other school like it!
The Moment I Realized My FYP Became My Best Friends
Imagine walking into the tent of your high school graduation. When I was taking those steps, I had an enormous amount of excitement for completing a goal that I had worked hard for with some of the best friends that I have ever made.
Pce 'n Luv: Learning to Live in the L.I.G.H.T
Moving into college for the first time is an exciting and terrifying task; entering a foreign place filled with fresh faces and new responsibilities.
As a student at St. Lawrence, there are infinite opportunities to explore the North Country during our time outside of the classroom.
Memories of Tradition and Community in Lake Placid
I peered around the bustling town in curiosity. It was my first time in Lake Placid; the town was chock-full of visitors and chalk-covered climbers.
Running a Club on Campus
During my four years of high school, I was always super involved on and off campus. However, I played three sports year-round, so it was sometimes difficult to designate time for after-school extracurriculars. Upon my arrival at St.
Making Friends Across the Pond
After visiting St. Lawrence University and being impressed by the study abroad office and programs, my desire to study abroad strengthened and it became a key reason I decided to attend SLU.
"Why Haven't You Gotten a Campus Job Yet?"
“Hey Chris, when are you getting a job?” First semester, first year of college I was adjusting as every first-year student does. My mom had worked during her college years as a front desk attendant at the gym, and she pressured me almost every day of my first semester to search for a position.