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News Digest
May 31, 2011
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St. Lawrence University Rolls Out Its Own 'App'
High school students interested in St. Lawrence University have a different kind of application to try out in their college search process. It's a University-specific "app" for smartphones and tablet computers.
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St. Lawrence University will welcome graduates to campus for Alumni Reunion Weekend, June 2 through 5, with a schedule that includes variety of educational, recreational and social events, including seminars; tours of the campus and excursions to area attractions; a talk by President William L. Fox; and the traditional Parade of Classes.
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Poetry By NCPR's Dale Hobson Published
A book of poems by North Country Public Radio Web Manager Dale Hobson has been published by FootHills Publishing. A Drop of Ink is his first full-length collection of poetry.
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St. Lawrence in the News
Watertown First Presbyterian Church Pastor Rev. Fred Garry is the author of a North Country Perspective essay published in the May 28, 2011, Watertown Daily Times, in which he reflected on the Commencement ceremonies at St. Lawrence and Jefferson Community College. His daughter, Laura, graduated from St. Lawrence on May 22, magna cum laude.
In addition to coverage in Northern New York Newpapers, WWNY Channel 7 and YNN Channel 10, St. Lawrence University's Commencement address by NBC journalist Tom Brokaw was featured in the Huffington Post's "Commencement Central" section.
David Cohen '11 was interviewed for a story in the Westchester, NY Journal on May 25, 2011, about how the cost of travel would affect Memorial Day Weekend.

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Pavlus Caps Career at NCAAs
The storied career of Wendy Pavlus '11 came to a conclusion over the weekend, as she placed second in the 10,000 meters and ninth in the steeplechase at the NCAA Women's Track Meet at Ohio Wesleyan. The second-place finish marked the second time Pavlus was named All American in outdoor track. She ended her four years at St. Lawrence with five All America honors in track and she is the two-time defending national champion in cross country, where she earned All America honors three times.

In alumni athletics news, Rich Peverley '04 continues the quest for the Stanley Cup with the Boston Bruins.
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