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News Digest
July 6, 2010
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SLU 'Settles The Score' With Donor Participation Win Over Hobart William Smith
After a hard-fought battle to see whose graduates are more loyal to alma mater, St. Lawrence University has emerged the victor, with a total of 2,347 alumni donors in the month of June, beating Hobart and William Smith Colleges' 1,530 donors. The friendly competition was called "Settle the Score," and for both schools, the challenge resulted in the highest number of alumni donors in the last 10 years for the month of June.
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Through partnerships with institutions in other countries, St. Lawrence University will expand the number and variety of options for students to study abroad. New partnership programs have been established in Thailand, New Zealand, Japan, Italy and the Czech Republic.
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Sports News
St. Lawrence University's athletic program capped another outstanding year both in competition and in the classroom with a 21st-place finish in the final Learfield Sports Director's Cup standings, while the top two grade- point averages in the Class of 2010 belonged to student-athletes.
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St. Lawrence In the News

Dana Professor of Economics Steven Horwitz was a guest on the program "Freedom Watch," on Fox Business Channel, that aired on July 3, 2010. Horwitz was one of three guests discussing federal stimulus spending and economic discussions of the G-20 summit.

Nationally syndicated columnist Jonah Goldberg cited research by Horwitz on June 26, 2010; among the publications running the piece, or citing it, were the Dallas (TX) Morning News, Erie (PA) Times-News, Arizona Daily Star, Fort Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel, Boston (MA) Herald, New York Post and the blog RealClearPolitics.
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: Visit our Media Room to see past Student Views Videos and a bird's eye view of the SLU campus and North Country.

Blogs Keep you Up to Date with SLU!
John Gursky '07, Assistant Director of Admissions
Tim Akers '06, Assistant Director of Admissions
The Weave by Global Studies, is a public intellectual project that brings together a range of perspectives on local, national and global issues and on mainstream and independent media coverage of those issues.
Golden Thoughts is a blog by and for visitors to Thailand, our newest international program at Payap University in Chiangmai.


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