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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Jasmine Galindo - 2015February 28th, 2014
As a student, I understand how important it is to find the best study spot on campus. For some that may be a quite nook in the library, or your own bedroom. For me, it's the loud area that is the Student Center. read more
Madeline Wetterhahn - 2015February 27th, 2014
“Body Beautiful Week: Love Your Body!” encourages a dialogue on campus about body image, healthy eating and eating disorders. I believe wholeheartedly in starting these discussions about eating disorders—not the kind in magazines or on reality TV shows, but the real-life kind that changes the lives of students on campus. Students like me. read more
Ben Crocker - 2016February 25th, 2014
Most weekends, my friends and I like to go skiing in the beautiful Adirondacks. Early in the morning, we all pile into my friend's Volvo with all of our gear and drive into the sunrise. read more
Paige Friedlander - 2016February 25th, 2014
On any given Saturday night, the siren rings and the student section roars; the Skating Saints have won another game! Appleton Arena: a North Country gem that local Canton community members and students migrate to every Friday and Saturday night during the winter. read more
Renee Lavigne - 2014February 23rd, 2014
As college students, we often take technology for granted, but for older generations technology is an entirely different and mysterious world.  Through St. read more
Sarah Evarts - 2017February 22nd, 2014
During my first weeks at St. Lawrence, there were so many posters I didn’t know which to read first. One said, “Do you want to do something extraordinary?” My answer was “Of course!” This led me to attend a meeting for the women’s crew team. read more
John C. Balderston - 2014February 21st, 2014
Suddenly, you’re a senior and one question is on everyone’s mind: “What’s next?” read more
Mia Thomas - 2016February 19th, 2014
Did you know that St. Lawrence is the closest U.S. liberal arts college to a foreign capital?! read more
Morgan O'Hare '16 and Colin Dowd '16 February 19th, 2014
Raising money for and awareness about childhood cancers is really important to us. That’s because we’ve been there. read more
Kimberly Waite - 2014February 14th, 2014
Simply put, Australia changed my life. read more