News Digest

January 16, 2012

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St. Lawrence University's Martin Luther King Jr. Day Event January 23
The Martin Luther King Jr. Sacred Song Service will be celebrated at St. Lawrence University on Monday, January 23, at 5 p.m. in Gunnison Memorial Chapel, closing out the first day of classes in the spring 2012 semester. The theme is "Drum Major for Service."
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SLU Professor Author Of New Book, Global Palestine
The nature and extent of the rights owed to Palestinians are explored in a new book by St. Lawrence University Professor of Global Studies John Collins, titled Global Palestine, published by Columbia University Press/Hurst and released January 17.
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Men's Squash Opens Roadtrip with Sweep
Men's squash improved to 6-2 with impressive wins over Bowdoin (8-1) and Colby (9-0) to start a long stretch of road games. Women's squash dropped its matches, 9-0 to Bowdoin and 8-1 to Colby. Women's basketball ran its unbeaten streak to six games, and stands 5-0 int he Liberty League, after beating Clarkson 55-49, RIT 61-45 and William Smith 78-63. Men's basketball dropped its three games last week, 65-52 to Clarkson, 69-58 to RIT and 73-56 to Hobart. Women's hockey stayed hot, downing Vermont 6-1, Brown 3-0 and Yale 7-1 to extend its winning streak to seven. Men's hockey tied Yale 3-3 and lost to Brown 4-1.
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