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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Austin Hart - 2015February 18th, 2015
Fifty college students leave their dorm rooms at 7:30 a.m., armed with passports and hockey skates. Subzero temperatures can’t deter them; the draw of beaver tails, poutine, and maple sugar-on-snow is irresistible. read more
Meghan O'Brien - 2015February 9th, 2015
Although the fresh few feet of snow that covers campus makes it seem as though summer is an eternity away, I’ll offer you a bit of advice: start planning your summer now! For one, thoughts of warmer weather will help you endure the North Country climate. read more
Bailey Phelps and Lizzie Bastien - 2015February 7th, 2015
We invite you to bask in the glory of our 2001 selves as we walked in the Canton Memorial Day Parade representing our Girl Scout Troop. Back then, we never would have guessed that we’d be here now - second semester seniors at St. Lawrence University.  read more
Anna Dietderich - 2016January 27th, 2015
Ever since I was little, I’ve loved helping people. Service has always been a part of my life, and when I came to St. Lawrence University as a first-year, I started to look for a way I could give back to my new community. I participated in SLU Buddies, an amazing organization that allowed St. read more
Eliza Cowie - 2017December 8th, 2014
Where do you get a good breakfast around here? Other than campus, these are five of my favorites. read more
Olivia Tompkins - 2016 December 1st, 2014
The end of each semester always brings with it several things: impending finals, cold weather and snow for fall semester, the promise of sun and warmth for spring semester, and countdowns until our well-deserved break. For me, semesters’ end also bring dress rehearsals and concerts for the St. read more
Kara McDuffee - 2015November 21st, 2014
Whenever someone asks me about my time at St. Lawrence, I say without hesitation that I absolutely love it. But what about St. Lawrence makes me love it so much? read more
Kylie Shaw - 2016November 19th, 2014
At the beginning of my freshman year I went to our annual Club and Organization Fair, where all of our clubs and organizations set up tables and students can walk around, talk to different groups and sign up for any they think they might have an interest in! read more
Jamie Abraham - 2015November 17th, 2014
Jasmine Galindo - 2015November 12th, 2014
My final year has arrived and I find myself looking back at all the things I did and did not do in my previous three years as a SLUzer. I have a looming six months left on campus and a million and one things I have yet to do. read more