This regular roundup features a selection of recent mentions of St. Lawrence University and its students, faculty, and staff in regional, national, and international media outlets.
Our Town of Canton
The World Atlas has released its newest ranking and St. Lawrence University’s hometown of Canton, New York has been highlighted as one of the “Most Scenic Adirondack Mountain Towns.” The article identifies Canton as a wonderful starting point for outdoor exploration, mentioning the area’s lively college community.
Sasha Henderson ’24
St. Lawrence University senior Sasha Henderson, a summer intern with St Lawrence County’s Fair Housing Task Force, was featured in North Country Now News after addressing the county’s services committee and sharing her insights on the local aging population. Henderson shared, “The population is expected to continue to decline while the aging population is expected to increase.” To get ahead of the curve, Henderson said the county must assess fair housing practices and accessibility for aging populations, as well as for those with disabilities.
President Kathryn Morris
St. Lawrence University President Kathryn Morris was recently featured in the “Getting Staff Relations Right” edition of Inside Higher Ed, citing her investments in staff well-being through programming that is responsive to staff needs rather than taking a top-down approach.
Liza L. Paige
Liza L. Paige, adjunct assistant professor in the art and art history department was highlighted in a Watertown Daily Times NNY 360 news article for her unique approach to teaching. Paige initiates a team-building exercise at the start of the semester using group chalk drawing to develop creativity, communication, and collaboration skills among her Drawing 1 students.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Government Patrick Rickert shared his expertise in a story about north country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik on WWNYTV News 7 “Stefanik to lead charge to make NY a Republican state.”
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