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St. Lawrence in the News

2015

March

Adirondack Semester yurts
Best College Values released a list ranking the 30 Most Luxurious Student Housing buildings, which included St. Lawrence University.
Susan Willson, associate professor of biology
Associate Professor of Biology Susan Willson's cat collar study has caught the attention of MTV news, which put a slight twist on her research.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history,
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, continues to be sourced as an expert on Turkish politics and was recently quoted in Reuters and Middle East Eye.
Students participate in the Fall 2014 Adirondack Semester
A recent "Time" magazine article discussing superior higher education beyond elite universities profiled St. Lawrence University's Adirondack Semester.
Anna Brouillette '17
The Burlington Free Press profiled Anna Brouillette '17, a sophomore from Essex, Vermont, and her childhood friend, who are set to explore all 251 towns in the Green Mountain State.
Robert Thacker, Charles A. Dana professor of English and Canadian studies
An article written by Robert Thacker, Charles A. Dana professor of English and Canadian studies, on Nobel-prize winning author Alice Munro was published by the Nobel Foundation.
Michael Schuckers, associate professor of statistics
"The Boston Globe" has once again turned to Michael Schuckers, associate professor of statistics, to provide statistical information on National Hockey League teams and players.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, was quoted in a recent article in the Turkish daily "Cumhuriyet."
Kari Sides Suva '17
The "Watertown Daily Times" covered the Career Services-sponsored fireside chat with Kari Sides Suva '17, who spoke about women's leadership.
Kathleen Colson '79 (Salon.com)
Kathleen Colson '79 was recently featured in a Salon.com article on her non-profit organization, The BOMA Project, which provides small grants to women in Africa to start small businesses.
Catherine Tedford, director of the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery
Catherine Tedford, director of the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery, co-wrote an article on street art stickers for the New York 6 Think Tank that was featured in the "Huffington Post."
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
One of Canada's national newspapers, the "National Post," recently quoted Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, on Turkey's ruling party's attempt to sue Twitter users.
Susan Willson, associate profess of biology
A recent study by Susan Willson, associate profess of biology, on the use of colorful collars to prevent cats from killing birds was shared on Yahoo! News.

February

Michael Schuckers, associate professor of statistics
Michael Schuckers, associate professor of statistics, was featured in a Fox Sports Arizona article on the use of analytics in the NHL.
Sarah E. Johnson '82, a St. Lawrence University trustee, received an Oscar for her role as executive producer on the film "Birdman."
Kenneth Okoth '01
Kenneth Okoth '01, a St. Lawrence University a former McCurdy-Sprague trustee, was featured in a BBC World Service's article on the continued cleanup of Kibra slums.
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor and chair of economics
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor and chair of economics, was quoted in a Deseret News Service article on the income gap between blacks and whites in America.
Wairimu Ndirangu
National Public Radio feature interviewed Wairimu Ndirangu, who directs St. Lawrence University's Kenya Semester Program in Kenya and who spent the Fall 2014 semester at St. Lawrence.
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor and chair of economics
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor and chair of economics, was named a Wall Street Journal "Notable & Quotable."
Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead, associate professor of performance and communication arts
An article written by Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead, associate professor of performance and communication arts, titled "8 Tips to Combat the Bullying Epidemic," was published in "Edutopia."
Howard Eissenstat, assistant professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, assistant professor of history, has been widely sourced as a faculty expert on issues relating to contemporary Turkey politics and social issues.
Michael Schuckers, associate professor of statistics (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
Michael Schuckers, associate professor of statistics, was featured in an exclusive Q&A with the "Ottawa Citizen" newspaper.
teven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor and chair of economics
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor and chair of economics, applies economic principles to the use of "less-lethal" weapons by police.
Steven Horowitz, Charles A. Dana professor and chair of economics
Steven Horwitz, Dana professor and chair of economics, discusses with WalletHub.com the gap in wealth that exists between races in America.
Michael Schuckers, associate professor of statistics
Michael Schuckers, associate professor of statistics, was quoted in the "Boston Globe" on the growing use of statistics in the world of sports.