The Elberty Laboratory for Spatial Analysis, in Madill Hall, named in memory of the late Professor Emeritus of Geography William T. Elberty, was dedicated at ceremonies on October 28. With family and friends attending, the event celebrated Professor Elberty's many contributions to St. Lawrence. Photos and remarks by President Daniel F. Sullivan are posted to the Web.
Daniel F. Sullivan spoke at the recent Associated Colleges' Conference
on Academic Freedom. His remarks are posted to the Web.
|In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus of English Paul Jamieson passed away on Saturday, November 4, 2006, at the age of 103. President Sullivan's tribute announcement on this faculty legend is posted to the Web.
Emblidge '06 and Bill Olsen, GIS/GPS technician, won third prize
at the 2006 New York State GIS (geographic image systems) map competition,
held during the state GIS Conference in Lake Placid in October.
Lawrence University's student government organization, the Thelomathesian
Society, and its president, Jon Cardinal '08, of Ogdensburg, contributed
approximately $3,500 to the local 2006 Harvest Walk fund-raiser,
helping the event surpass its goal and collect some $14,500 in total
|Associate Vice President for Human
Resources Susan M. Cypert gave a presentation at the 4th Annual HR
Measures, Metrics, and Analytics Summit 2006, held in Chicago Oct.
31 through Nov. 2, by the American Strategic Management Institute.
|Emeritus Professor of Geography
William Romey was selected to receive the highest award given by
the National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NGAT), the Neil
men's soccer team defeated Skidmore 2-1 Saturday to claim its fourth
Liberty League championship in five years and earn a bid to the NCAA
Tournament for the ninth straight season.
Lawrence University Professor of Education Arthur J. Clark
will discuss his new book, Empathy in Counseling and Psychotherapy:
Perspectives and Practices, on Friday, November 17, at
4 p.m. in the Josephine Young Room of Owen D. Young Library.
The event, organized by the Friends of Owen D. Young and Launders
Libraries, is open to the public, free of charge.
|Nationally syndicated columnist
and editor of National Review Online Jonah Goldberg will speak at
St. Lawrence University on Monday, November 13, at 7 p.m. in Herring-Cole.
The talk, titled "At the Intersection of Politics and Pop
Culture," is open to the public, free of charge. For more
Three St. Lawrence University alumni have been included in lists selecting
the top individuals in the legal profession by the magazine Lawdragon,
which covers legal news and reviews lawyers and judges.
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Programs and services initiated by St. Lawrence were recently cited in articles
in two trade magazines:
- The October 2006 issue of Security Management magazine includes an
article about the electronic locking system in the senior townhouses, recommended
by Director of Security and Safety Patrick Gagnon.
- The September 2006 issue of Food Management magazine includes an article
about how slip-resistant footwear can reduce the incidence of injuries to food-service
employees. St. Lawrence is cited in the article as an example; a program providing
slip-resistant footwear to employees has significantly reduced compensation claims.
|Joseph Lekuton '91, M'94, who was recently elected to Parliament in his native Kenya, was the subject of a November 2 story on "Voice of America." The story includes information about his education at St. Lawrence.
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Momentum St. Lawrence Campaign site is your central resource
for all news and information about St. Lawrence's newly announced
$200 million fundraising effort. Visit the site to review campaign
objectives, to read speeches from President Sullivan and Campaign
Chair Shel Johnson '68, to see photos from the weekend's kick-off
celebration, to review special information from the faculty-staff
campaign committee, to watch the introductory video and so much more. How are you energizing Momentum??