News Digest

July 25, 2011

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SLU Prof Papson Co-Authors Book Examining Corporate Advertising
A new book co-authored by a St. Lawrence University professor analyzes the way that corporate television advertising over the past 15 years has shaped our collective view of a world in transition.
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St. Lawrence Professor Awarded Grant To Study Community Satisfaction In Adirondacks
A St. Lawrence University professor will use a $74,639 grant from the Northeastern States Research Cooperative to study factors contributing to community satisfaction in the Adirondack Park.
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SLU Awarded Grant To Partner With SUNY Potsdam For Early Literacy Program
The Charles R. Wood Foundation has awarded St. Lawrence University a $25,000 grant, to form a partnership with SUNY Potsdam in initiating an early literacy program called Branching Out with Books.
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Story By Prof. Graham Included In Forthcoming Collection
A short story by Associate Professor of English Paul Graham '99, first published in the independent literary magazine Make, will be included in a forthcoming collection of stories.
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St. Lawrence in the News

The renovation of buildings on campus to house more students was the topic for a feature story in the Watertown Daily Times July 21, 2011 and the Ogdensburg Journal July 22, 2011.
Two July 21, 2011 stories in the San Jose Mercury News noted St. Lawrence as the alma mater of musician Grace Potter '06 and the place where her band, The Nocturnals, began.
The naming of Mike Mudd '90 as American Hockey League Executive of the Year was noted in a July 14, 2011 Buffalo News story, including citing St. Lawrence as his alma mater.
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