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News Digest
July 15, 2008

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News Digest is your weekly collection of news releases and Web feature stories. For more resources on campus events and programs, check these Web sites:

Master Calendar of Events
St. Lawrence News and Features
St. Lawrence In the News
Saints Athletics

Campus News
Koalas and Captions: Shoshanna James '10 has PR internship in Australia
Shoshanna James '10, of Newburgh, NY, is participating in an eight-week internship in Sydney, Australia, this summer, with the marketing and public relations firm We're All About Marketing (WAAM), which is based there. For more

halsteadProfessor Halstead performs in Pendragon production
Assistant Professor of Performance and Communication Arts Ann Marie Halstead has a role in Pendragon Theatre's production of the play Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter, which opens July 22 and runs through the end of August. The professional company is based in Saranac Lake, New York. For more
Alumni News
Boynton '69 recognized for excellence
Sandy Boynton '69, professor in the humanities and social sciences department at Schenectady County Community College, received the 2008 SCCC Foundation Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities. For more
St. Lawrence in the News
Jonathan Cardinal '08 is featured in a story in the July 18 issue of The Chronicle of Higher Education, about colleges that have programs to subsidize students who have unpaid internships. Read the Chronicle article (live link until July 18).

More Laurentians in the News

Web Site Updates and Features

NEW! Audio clips on campus map Web site! Explore our campus map and listen to our tour guides! "SLU Quick Clips" will give you the inside scoop for each building on campus. Visit the campus map.

Summer blogs!

Tsewang Lama'10 is blogging from her internship with Schools Without Borders, and will blog when she returns home to Nepal later this summer, and through her study in China this fall. Read Tsewang's blog

Hassan Raza'11 is blogging from his internship at The Chautauqua Institute, where he is part of a three-student team examining the Abrahamic religions. Read Hassan's blog

Visit SLULive! for our podcasts
, as well as features such as the Laurentian Singers performing our school songs, recording of the Bacheller Memorial Chimes, links to our admissions video, our photo albums, our student blogs, and our Web cam. SLU Live!

Athletics Facilities Tour!
We've updated and enhanced the athletics facilities tour (link takes you to the Athletics home page and then you click on the photo of the tour to open a new window) Enjoy the tour!

We're on Facebook!

Network, find friends, announce events on the SLU Facebook page, which has 1,237 fans. Check us out on Facebook (you need a Facebook account of your own to see ours) and become a fan!

Have you downloaded your SLU wallpaper?
We have a collection of some of our most beautiful photographic images that can be downloaded to your computer for desktop wallpaper...a wonderful way to remember St. Lawrence every day! Check out the wallpapers!

Student, faculty and alumni profiles
Every other month, we post about 30 new profiles of students, faculty and alumni. We've been posting profiles for over two years and more than 400 profiles are available throughout the Web site. You'll find profiles in such pages as Graduates, Faculty, Students, Arts, Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, Research Opportunities, and many more. Check out the NEW profiles throughout the web site.

News Digest Archive
News Digest is a weekly compilation of the news releases and Web feature stories created in the past week. It is released, generally, every Monday.

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