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Sarah E. Johnson ’82 and her parents, Charles and Ann Johnson, have committed an unrestricted gift to the University of $25 million.

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St. Lawrence University has exceeded its enrollment targets for the incoming Class of 2021 this fall, which helped to bolster its stable bond rating with Standard & Poor’s.

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Commencement and retirements, the Laurentian alumni network and humanitarianism help to round out the top-10 most popular news stories of the Spring 2017 semester.

Student congratulated at Commencement

St. Lawrence University was again selected as one of 50 schools included in The Princeton Review's "Colleges That Create Futures."

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St. Lawrence Receives Largest Gift in University’s History
Class taught outside in front of Gunnison Memorial Chapel
SLU Achieves Record Enrollment, Maintains S&P Rating
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The Top-10 SLU News Stories of the Spring 2017
Student congratulated at Commencement
SLU Again Named a 'College That Creates Futures'

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Student looking at diploma
Student looking at diploma
Students during Commencement ceremony
Students during Commencement ceremony
Parents taking pictures during Commencement ceremony
Parents taking pictures during Commencement ceremony
Freya Woods of Barneveld, New York. Her GPA is 3.95
Freya Woods of Barneveld, New York. Her GPA is 3.95
fireworks
Fireworks to celebrate the Class of 2017 were put on Friday evening
Students toss their caps into the air
Students toss their caps into the air
Herring Library dedication
The Herring Library was dedicated on Saturday, May 20.
Students congratulated after Commencement
Students congratulated after Commencement
Ranger Family during Herring Library dedication
(Left to right) Maggie Ranger, Trustee Michael Ranger ’80, Virginia Ranger P'17, and Alex Ranger '17 were honored for their generosity during the Herring Library dedication.
Students congratulated after Commencement
Students congratulated after Commencement
Students congratulated after Commencement
Students congratulated after Commencement
woman giving out tassels to people
Lisa M. Cania M'82, P'07, vice president for community and employee relations, hands out tassels to new members of Phi Beta Kappa at the induction ceremony Saturday
Students congratulated after Commencement
Students congratulated after Commencement
people posing for pictures
Students and their families enjoying the Senior Dinner Dance Saturday
Alec Savage ’17, Second Lieutenant, Infantry Fort Benning, Georgia
Alec Savage ’17, Second Lieutenant, Infantry Fort Benning, Georgia
two people dancing
Students and their families enjoying the Senior Dinner Dance Saturday
two people dancing
Students and their families enjoying the Senior Dinner Dance Saturday
honorary degree recipients with President Fox
Jane (Breckenridge) Eisner ’64, President Fox, Richard Guarasci, Susan M. Collins ’75, and Caroline Mastin Welsh P’07
bagpipes
two women
Lining up for the big event
student walking
Procession
faculty walking
Procession
man with rabbit
Procession
Laurentian Singers
Laurentian Singers
Rutendo Chabikwa ’16
Rutendo Chabikwa ’16, winner of the Joan Donovan Speech Contest
Caroline Welsh P’07
Caroline Welsh P’07
U.S. Sen. Susan M. Collins ’75
U.S. Sen. Susan M. Collins ’75
Jane (Breckenridge) Eisner ’64
Jane (Breckenridge) Eisner ’64
Richard Guarasci 
Richard Guarasci 
Students line up to receive diplomas
Students line up to receive diplomas
Student receives diploma
Head Football Coach Dan Puckhaber receives his master's degree from President Fox.
Students line up to receive diplomas
Students line up to receive diplomas

News Page Tabs

William Collins, assistant professor of education, was the lead author of a chapter in the new book, titled Exploring the Impact of the Dissertation in Practice.
Tanveer Kalo '18 of Queens, New York, took part in a Spring 2017 internship at the U.S. World War I Centennial Commission.
Jeffrey Maynes, assistant professor of philosophy, has been selected by graduating Class of 2017 seniors to receive the Owen D. Young Outstanding Faculty Award.  
Allison Rowland, assistant professor of performance and communication arts, has published an article on how Google's Street View has provided materials for artists.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and expert on Turkish affairs, wrote an opinion article for The Washington Post ahead of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan meeting with...
R. Danielle Egan, professor of gender and sexuality studies, was interviewed by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel regarding the city's approval of a new strip club.
 The St. Lawrence men's soccer program is gearing up for the second annual St. Lawrence Way ID Camp for both field players and goalkeepers from June 29 to July 2 this summer.
Megan Kellogg finished 17th in the preliminary round of the women's 1,500-meter run at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio, on Thursday...
Nick Crawford finished 12th in the preliminary round of the men's 400-meter hurdles at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio, on a wet and...