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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Natasha Bell - 2014April 14th, 2014
I find it my duty as a "local" to share with my peers some of the “NoCo” treasures you may have overlooked or have yet to discover! read more
Liz Hills - 2016April 8th, 2014
The student body at St. Lawrence University is unique in the sense that so many of us enjoy volunteering our time to give back to the local community. read more
Davian Reynolds - 2014April 7th, 2014
Here are three of my favorite things about college dining at St. Lawrence. read more
Ed Forbes - 2002April 1st, 2014
Ashley Richardson ’15 had to meet me. That’s what Lissa Scull Short ’83 told her. Ashley, a junior for Hempstead, has an interest in journalism and I lead the digital team in the newsroom of and The Journal News in White Plains. read more
Christina Robichaud - 2014March 31st, 2014
The men’s crew team is notoriously known for waking up before the sunrise, training year-round for a race that lasts six to seven minutes and is 2,000 meters long, and surviving the arctic caresses of the St. Lawrence River and the cold north wind. Despite these extreme tendencies, this is one of the most accepting and wonderful groups I’ve associated myself with. read more
Jacob Hurlbut - 2015March 31st, 2014
The following are the top 10 reasons that I love St. Lawrence, and many are reasons that you would, too. They're in no particular order, and I hope if you're making your college decision right now, these help!Campus read more
Yelyzaveta Bartholomew - 2015March 28th, 2014
One of my favorite things about St. Lawrence is our theme house community. We have 14 houses that students can apply to live in and use as a platform to create events they are passionate about. In the L.I.G.H.T. read more
Robert Montgomery - 2014March 27th, 2014
While giving campus tours I am often asked, “So, what do you all do here?” I've been asked it enough times that I think I have a worthwhile answer. We're part of Canton, NY, there isn't a wealth of entertainment in the immediate vicinity. However, we are a creative bunch here at St. read more
Charlotte Edson - 2014March 21st, 2014
For as long as I can remember, St. Lawrence has always been my community. read more
Noelle Reilly - 2015March 18th, 2014
As an Admissions Ambassador at St. Lawrence, I get asked a lot of questions on campus tours. Often times, the questions are straightforward and my answers come quickly and confidently. But there is one question that stumps me every time: "So what is a 'typical SLU student' like?" read more