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News Digest
August 23, 2010
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St. Lawrence Welcomes the Class of 2014 to Campus
The Class of 2014 began their official lives at St. Lawrence on Sunday, with Matriculation. They will learn more at Orientation, which continues through Tuesday, and when classes begin Wednesday.
See the complete Orientation schedule, and learn more about the first-year students through the profile of the Class of 2014 (as of July 26, 2010). Also: read the text of President Fox's Matriculation speech, "Here Now To Dream."
'U.S. News & World Report' Lists St. Lawrence Among Best Colleges
St. Lawrence University has risen one spot in the U.S. News & World Report ranking of national liberal arts colleges, just released. St. Lawrence University is Number 55 among the 266 best, most prestigious liberal arts colleges in the nation. That ranking places the University in the top 20 percent of its peer group.
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St. Lawrence Offers New Major In Environmental Studies/Mathematics
Recognizing the importance of statistical data analysis, mathematical modeling and computer simulation in the study of environmental science, St. Lawrence University has received approval for a new combined major program in environmental studies/mathematics. It is available to students starting with the fall 2010 semester.
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St. Lawrence University Purchases Renewable Energy Credits For Third Year
For the third straight year, St. Lawrence University has honored its commitment to purchasing a minimum of 15 percent of its electricity from renewable sources.
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St. Lawrence University Welcomes New Faculty Members
New faculty members were welcomed to campus with their own recent Orientation sessions.
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Play By London Program Prof Has N.Y. Debut
A production of The Dybbuk by Julia Pascal, a faculty member in St. Lawrence's program of study in London, is running in New York this summer, as part of the Dream Up Festival. This represents the work's U.S. debut.
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St. Lawrence in the News
Vice President for Finance Kathryn Mullaney was quoted in a story in the August 19, 2010 edition of College Times, with advice for managing your money in college and how to develop a budget.
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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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