Congratulations to Hobart and William Smith for winning the interschool competition with a 5.2% reduction, a savings of 13,908 kwh! St. Lawrence as a campus did very poorly in the NY Negawatt competition (increasing electricity 0.9% usage over baseline period), that said congratulations are in order for the residence halls and theme houses that achieved significant reductions in electricity use:
1st place goes to Priest Hall with a 10.7%reduction and savings of 474 kwh
a close 2nd place goes to 48 Park with a 10.3% reduction and savings of 153 kwh
1st place goes to 58 Park (OC) with a 21.6% reduction and savings of 439 kwh
a close 2nd place goes to 54 Park (La Casa Latina) with a 21.3% reduction and savings of 137 kwh
Our first place winners will receive a pub cookie for each resident after Thanksgiving break.
Regrettably there is not a shop for either bike repair or
rental in Canton, but thanks to funding provided by an innovation grant, St.
Lawrence was able to install two self-contained outdoor repair stands (Dero
The Fixits include a pump and a full complement of basic
tools while doubling as a bike stand. They are located in two high traffic
areas: at athletics under the front covered entrance to Augsbury and near
Madill, the science library where Green Bikes are rented. We are excited that these stations place the
tools needed to make simple repairs at accessible locations for all riders at