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Eight faculty members have been selected for St. Lawrence University's first cohort of Digital Initiatives Faculty Fellowships, a program designed to advance the use of digital tools and approaches in classroom settings.
Laurentian Singers
St. Lawrence University's Laurentian Singers will perform their annual Christmas concert at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, in the Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
A routine performed at the Spring 2014 dance concert. (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
St. Lawrence University will feature its Fall 2014 dance concert “Dancing on the Edge” at 8 p.m. on both Friday, Dec. 5, and Saturday, Dec. 6.
St. Lawrence University’s String Orchestra of Northern New York will present a special fall concert, beginning at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7, in Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall located in the Griffiths Arts Center.
St. Lawrence University’s Noon in the Chapel concert series will continue its 2014-15 season with “Music for Christmas,” featuring familiar — and unfamiliar — carols of the season.
The Beehive Design Collective, a nonprofit arts and activism organization, will present “Mesoamérica Resiste” in an interactive workshop at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 1, in the blackbox theater.
Anthony Clemente '82, founder of Canaras Capital Management, stands with Tonisha Kerr '15 and Nicholas Chretien '15 who both interned at his company in New York City. Nearly 22 percent of St. Lawrence University's Class of 2013 found employment because of an alumni connection. (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
More than 96 percent of recent St. Lawrence University graduates were either employed or attending graduate school less than one year after graduation, according to a Career Services survey.
Members Greenhouse theme cottage eat with the main lights out in order to conserve electricity during the Negawatt Challenge
St. Lawrence University students are once again competing in the New York Six Negawatt Challenge to see which school can reduce energy consumption in its residence halls the most.
Former Congresswoman Constance Morella (The Washington Post)
St. Lawrence University’s Contemporary Issues Forum will host former U.S. Congresswoman and ambassador to the OECD Constance Morella from Monday, Dec. 1, to Friday, Dec. 5.
Akropolis Reed Quintet
The Akropolis Reed Quintet will hold a free performance for the public at 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 14 in Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
St. Lawrence University’s Richard F. Brush Art Gallery will host Zen teacher, artist, and scholar Kazuaki Tanahashi, who will present a a lecture on Nov. 17 and a Zen workshop on Nov. 18.
St. Lawrence’s University Chorus will perform its fall concert beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 15, at Gouverneur High School and again at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 16, at Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall.
Gerry Ross '78
Gerry Ross ’78 will deliver the Department of Geology's Susan Caroline Ferguson Lecture on at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 17, in Eben Holden.
St. Lawrence University’s Department of Economics will host Sean Mulholland at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 11, in Griffiths 123 as part of its Visiting Speaker Series in Political Economy.
Erica Chenoweth, associate professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver
St. Lawrence University’s Department of History and the Peace Studies program will host Erica Chenoweth as a guest lecturer at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 12, in Eben Holden.
Micere Githae Mugo, Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence and professor of African American studies at Syracuse University
St. Lawrence University's C.L.R. James Guest Lecture in African Studies will host Micere Githae Mugo at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 6, in Eben Holden.


Steven Church
St. Lawrence University Writer’s Series continues its 2014-15 season with author Steven Church at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 13, in the Sykes Common Room.
The Department of Performance and Communication Arts will present “The Adding Machine” by Elmer Rice beginning Nov. 5 for its Fall 2014 Mainstage Production.
Jessica Grahn, assistant professor of neuroscience at the University of Western Ontario
Jessica Grahn from the University of Western Ontario will deliver the Church Lecture in Neuroscience at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 11, in Hepburn Auditorium.
Last year’s Candlelight Service at St. Lawrence University (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
St. Lawrence University will hold its 93rd annual Candlelight Service at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 10.
Cheryl Stuntz, associate professor of psychology, has been appointed as Gaines Professor of Psychology.
St. Lawrence University has appointed Cheryl Stuntz to the Absalom Graves Gaines Professorship of Psychology.
Salary earnings for St. Lawrence Univesity graduates in the liberal arts rank high in College Factual's national surveys. (SLU Photo/Tara Freeman)
St. Lawrence University has recently received national recognition for having some of the highest paid liberal arts graduates in the country, according to one ranking company.
Laurentian alumni and parents joined St. Lawrence University students to serve as a professional mentors during Career Service's LINC weekend program.
(From left to right) Noel A. Williams '88, Amanda McKay '02, Frank O'Keefe '81, Sarah Horton Pike '99, John Trimble '86, Colleen Dolan Baldwin P'16 (SLU Photo)
Six successful St. Lawrence University alumni and Laurentian parents returned to the North Country to take part in the Laurentians in Residence program.
An man has been arrested regarding the Oct. 23 lockdown at SUNY Canton over threats using social media.