St. Lawrence Joins College Presidents' Climate Commitment
St. Lawrence University has joined with over 150 American colleges
and universities in committing to "carbon neutrality" in
its campus operations, with President Daniel F. Sullivan signing
the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment.
| Professor Steven White Awarded Fulbright & Piskor Lectureship
Lawrence University Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures
Steven F. White has been selected for a Fulbright Senior Specialists
project and has also been named the 2008 Frank P. Piskor Faculty Lecturer
at St. Lawrence. For both projects, White will be studying ecology
|Students Present Research At Chemistry Conference
Four chemistry students
gave poster presentations at the 233rd American Chemical Society
National Meeting & Exposition held March 25-29, 2007, in Chicago.
| Prof. Koon's Sci-Fi Works Published
a Greek science-fiction, fantasy and horror magazine, has published
Professor of Physics Daniel W. Koon's English-language translations
of six stories by Cuban and Argentine writers.
Culture-Biology Conflict Topic For St. Lawrence Lecture
David Barash, professor of psychology at the University of Washington in Seattle,
will give a talk at St. Lawrence University called "The Hare and the Tortoise:
The Conflict between Culture and Biology in Human Affairs, or When Baboons
Drive Hummers." The lecture, on Thursday, April 26, at 5 p.m. in the auditorium
of Hepburn Hall, is open to the public, free of charge.
|Festival of Science celebrates student research projects
The annual Festival of Science, Wednesday, April 18, will feature posters and presentations of student science researchers. The Student Symposium during the annual Festival of Science (FOS) is a successful, valued, and growing opportunity for SLU undergraduates to share the results of their research with the campus community. The event takes place in Eben Holden Center. Visit the Festival Web site to learn about all the projects planned for this year's Festival.
| SLU's Chamber Wind Ensemble Presents 'Gentle Breeze'
performance called "A Gentle Breeze from the Chamber Wind Ensemble" will
be presented at St. Lawrence University on Wednesday, April 18, at
8 p.m. in Gilbert Recital Hall. The event is open to the public,
free of charge.
| 'Dancing With The Organ' Program Offered At SLU
Organist Sondra Goldsmith
Proctor will offer a free concert of music called "Dancing with
the Organ" on Friday, April 20, beginning at 12:15 p.m. in Gunnison
Memorial Chapel at St. Lawrence University. The event is open to
the public, free of charge.
| SLU Writers Series Wraps Up Year With Trudy Lewis
Lawrence University Viebranz Visiting Professor of Creative Writing
Trudy Lewis will give the final presentation of this year's Writers
Series, on Thursday, April 26, at 8 p.m. in the Common Room of
Sykes Residence Hall. The event is open to the public, free of
| SLU History Prof's Book Celebrated By Libraries Group
Friends of Owen D. Young and Launders Libraries at St. Lawrence University
will celebrate the publication of Assistant Professor of History
Michael Kemper's book Herrschaft, Recht and Islam in Daghestan:
Von den Khanaten and Gemeindebunden zum gihad-Staat ("Political
Rule, Law and Islam in Daghestan: From the Khanates and Community
Federations to the Jihad State") on Friday, April 27, at 4 p.m.
in the Josephine Young Room of Owen D. Young Library. The event is
open to the public, free of charge.
| 'Celtic Journey' Presented In Concert At St. Lawrence
The St. Lawrence University String
Orchestra will present "A Celtic Journey: Music from Ireland
and Scotland" on Sunday, April 29, at 2 p.m. in Gunnison Memorial
Chapel. The concert is open to the public, free of charge.
Senior Jessica Campbell won the Zone II Championship in Novice Equitation on the Flat and will join Dorothy Douglas and Brittan White as Saint representatives at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association National Championship Show in May. The No. 12 St. Lawrence University men’s lacrosse team pulled
out a hard-earned win against Liberty League foe Hamilton College. Drew Bagnall added 1st team All America to his list of senior honors and was named national Defenseman of the Year by the editors of Inside College Hockey, earning first team All America honors from INCH as well. More Athletics News
Web Site Updates
our Podcasts page to download four new episodes on three channels: The April 4 Poetry for Peace, a student profile of Danni Weaver '07, a feature on the Indian classical music concert held last week and a feature on Java House. You can
subscribe to our automatic RSS feed, or download each podcast
episode at your convenience.
New Reunion Bulletin Board feature: The Class of 1982 is piloting a new feature of the alumni community, my St. Lawrence. The 25th Reunion class is posting planning ideas and messages to one another in an effort to attract a record number of classmates to Reunion this June. Thanks to the class for its participation in the bulletin board feature; we hope to make class bulletin boards available widely.
Seniors: Visit the Commencement site
to plan for graduation. You now can register
on-line for the Senior Dinner Dance!
Student Blogs: This Saturday the St. Lawrence Coalition on Climate Change held a Step It Up rally, as a part of a larger movement spurred by Bill McKibben. 1424 places held events, SLU included...read more from Loru Wu's blog about Saturday's Step It Up activities. Visit