From the moment you step onto campus to begin first-year orientation, a key pillar of the St. Lawrence experience, and one of the primary reasons I decided to become a Laurentian, sticks out—the community.
The St. Lawrence Blog
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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My Rock Climbing Adventure
St. Lawrence University was my first choice when applying for colleges. Like many students, I was persuaded by the inclusive community I saw when I did a tour of the school.
The Show Goes on for the Java Barn
Never before in the long-spanning history of the Java Barn has a show had to be canceled due to a pandemic. Canceling a Java show was once a rare occasion; reserved for a band blowing a tire on the drive up, or a DJ not coming prepared with their equipment.
How I Combined My Studio Art Major and My Gender and Sexuality Studies Minor
During my time at St. Lawrence, and thanks to my liberal arts education, I have been blessed with opportunities to expand my passion for different subjects through several capacities.
SLU: No Place I'd Rather Be, Especially Now
Ever since I started at St. Lawrence as a first year, it has always held a special place in my heart and it gives me a feeling unlike anything else.
Peak Weekend: Keeping SLU Traditions Alive Through COVID-19
Coming into this semester, one of my biggest concerns was how our campus community would be able to maintain the traditions that make SLU what it is.
Being a SLUdent Leader on Campus During a Pandemic
Picture this: it’s a hectic, warm, August day on the deck of a local restaurant in my hometown. I am stressed, breathing heavily, and running in six different directions as a waitress. I feel a ping in my back pocket and run into the kitchen to check my phone.
10 Shows to Watch While Quarantining
Being at St. Lawrence this fall was an incredible experience even in the time of a global pandemic. I saw how the University has implemented specific criteria and actions to help keep the student body safe and functioning somewhat normally.
How Current Laurentians Made the Most of This Semester
In the foothills of the Adirondacks, St. Lawrence University has been experiencing a year like no other! During these unprecedented times, SLU has found a way to still give a college experience to hundreds of young adults despite the irregular circumstances.
Creating Opportunities in 2020
2020 is a year of opportunity. It is a year of throwing any preconceived “normalcy” out the window and developing new precedents on what your day to day will look like.
Beyond the SLU Bubble: The Value of Community-Based Learning
The Community-Based Learning (CBL) Program is a really cool way to get students engaged in and out of the classroom by combining subject interest with an applied civic engagement within the North Country.