July 9, 2007
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Denise Durant elected trustee
Dr. Denise M. Durant, a 1997 graduate of St. Lawrence University,
has been elected a McCurdy-Sprague Trustee of the University. McCurdy-Sprague
Trustees must have graduated from St. Lawrence between two and 10 years
prior to their election, and serve four-year terms. For more
| Professors Pai and Chiarenzelli receive funds for regional research projects
St. Lawrence University science professors have been granted awards
from SUNY Potsdam's Center for Regional Research and Community Education's
T. Urling and Mabel Walker Fellowship Program for North Country-based
research projects. Undergraduate students will assist with each of
the projects. For more
Schultz '82 named exec at arts center
Stephen Schultz '82 has been named executive director of the
Jackson Hole Center for the Arts in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Schultz
brings to the post over 20 years of senior executive management experience
from both public and private companies, which includes expertise in
marketing, communications, public/media relations, fundraising and
long-range strategic planning. He will oversee the Center's approximately
$1 million annual budget and 19 full and part-time employees. For more
|Sandford '61 authors memoir on Peace Corps service
new book by Floyd Sandford '61 is described as "the entertaining,
often humorous, memoirs and adventures of a Peace Corps science teacher,
living, traveling and working in Nigeria, West Africa, in the 60's." For more
Go Saints! The composite schedule for fall athletics teams has been posted to the Athletics Web site. Mark your calendars now for the games you won't want to miss! Visit the composite schedule page.
Site Updates and Features
NEW! 18 gorgeous photos for your desktop! We've provided 18 St. Lawrence campus scenes in five resolution options for you to download to your desktop. Share the St. Lawrence pride and display a new photo every month for the next year and a half, or keep your favorite front and center to remind you of alma mater.
SLU Live! Laurentian Singers performing our school songs, recording of the Bacheller Memorial Chimes, links to our admissions video, our podcasts, our photo albums, our student blogs, and our Web cams. More multimedia features to come!
MySpace page! St. Lawrence has a MySpace page! Join today!
Belt's blog as she writes about her Yellowstone National
Park internship. A sample: I’m going up there to help monitor the effects of the poisoning on the amphibian population there....Hillary wants to do some genetic work while we’re up there so I’m going to take mouth swabs from adult frogs and tail clips from any tadpoles.
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