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.
Why Herring-Cole is Underrated
Herring-Cole is a staple of St. Lawrence University’s history. Built in 1869, it is the University’s second oldest building and the first library on campus. In 1974, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Pub Cookies, Parkas, and Java-Oh My! What Makes SLU Special
When I started baking, I followed the recipe cards precisely – right down to the very last pinch of salt – until I found what made them special. I’ve had the same kind of discovery throughout my four years here at St. Lawrence.
Importance of Visiting Campus
I toured 10 schools before I knew which one was the best fit for me. St. Lawrence was my last tour when it would’ve just been easier if it were my first.
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.