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March 26, 2012

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'Dead Man's Cell Phone' To Be Performed At St. Lawrence
The play Dead Man's Cell Phone, by Sarah Ruhl, will be performed in St. Lawrence University's Gulick Theatre Wednesday through Saturday, March 28 through 31, at 8 p.m. each evening. Admission is free, but tickets are required. They are available at the Gulick box office Monday through Friday, beginning March 26, from 1 to 5 p.m.
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Noon Concert In St. Lawrence Chapel March 30
Selections honoring the Alain family, one of the leading French music families, will be performed by organist Sondra Goldsmith Proctor and flutist Laura Rediehs, associate professor of philosophy, at a concert in St. Lawrence University's Gunnison Memorial Chapel at 12:15 p.m. It is open to the public, free of charge.
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SLU's Romer Lecture On 'Honeybee Democracy' April 4
Cornell University Biology Professor Thomas D. Seeley will give a talk called "Honeybee Democracy" on Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of Hepburn Hall at St. Lawrence University. The 2012 Alfred Romer Memorial Lecture, the event is open to the public free of charge and will be followed by a book-signing. Seeley's books will be available at the lecture, as well as in the Brewer Bookstore.
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Kristin Kimball, Author Of 'Dirty Life' Farm & Food Book, To Speak At SLU
Kristin Kimball, author of the 2010 best-selling memoir The Dirty Life: On Farming, Food, and Love will speak at St. Lawrence University on Thursday, April 5, at 8 p.m. in the Common Room of Sykes Residence Hall. Part of the University's Writers Series, the event is open to the public, free of charge.
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Two Econ Majors Present Research At Eastern Economics Association Meeting
Abby Cook '12 and Kevin Machia '12 presented research conducted to date for their honors theses at the Eastern Economics Association meeting held in Boston March 9 to 11. Both gave their presentations at the Issues in Political Economy Student Sessions.
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St. Lawrence in the News

Associate Professor of Statistics Michael Schuckers' use of statistics to analyze the effectiveness of hockey plays was outlined in a story in the Boston Globe on March 25.
An essay by Professor of Gender and Sexuality Studies R. Danielle Eagan, providing historical context for recent controversies on women's rights, was published in the Albany (NY) Times Union on March 20.
WWNY/Channel 7 in Watertown did a story on the "Morphographica" exhibition in the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery on March 19.
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Saints Sports

Franz has Big Weekend as Baseball Wins Three of Four
Carter Franz '13 had 12 hits in 14 at-bats over the weekend as baseball won three of four from Vassar in Liberty League play, improving to 9-3 overall. Men's lacrosse opened the Liberty League season with an 11-6 win over Skidmore and is now 5-0 overall. Women's lacrosse dropped an 18-6 decision to No. 3 Cortland. Men's tennis and women's tennis both lost 9-0 to Vassar.
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Last week, Kitty Higgins '13 continued her series of videos about her semester in London with a tour of St. Paul's Cathedral. This week, A.J. Blaisdell '13 joins his football teammates in giving a clinic for local youth players.

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