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News Digest
August 16, 2010
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A reminder that
News Digest is your weekly collection of news releases and Web feature stories.

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St. Lawrence Prof Authors Book On Biometrics
Biometrics, the science of using physical traits to identify individuals, is the topic of a new book by St. Lawrence University Associate Professor of Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics Michael E. Schuckers.
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Exhibition On Cultural Landscapes, 'Deep Looking,' At SLU's Brush Gallery
An exhibition titled "Deep Looking: Cultural Landscapes in Photography and Film" will be in the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery at St. Lawrence University August 16 through October 6. It includes works from the University's Permanent Collection, as well as from artists Gary Braasch, Edward Burtynsky and Margot Anne Kelley.
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Jillian Reich '11, of Mendon, VT, is an intern with the Department of Homeland Security this summer, participating in bioterrorism research at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California.
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Meredith Kenney '12, of Rensselaerville, NY, and Emma Kearney '12, of Rush, NY, participated in environmental research in Alaska this summer, with Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies Jon Rosales. With funding assistance from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant for the Environmental Education Initiative for Active Learning, Research and Advocacy, the trio went to two native villages experiencing environmental challenges caused by climate change.
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First-Year Students Arrive and Orientation Begins on August 22.
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Sports News
Ticket information for the St. Lawrence University men's and women's 2010-2011 hockey season is now available.
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St. Lawrence in the News
Dana Professor of Economics Steven Horwitz was quoted in an August 15, 2010 article on the news Web site "The Daily Caller," about the minimum wage..
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Blogs Keep you Up to Date with SLU!
John Gursky '07, Assistant Director of Admissions
Tim Akers '06, Assistant Director of Admissions
Admissions Summer Interns Sam Gradess '11 and Annie Hopkins '12
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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