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January 28, 2013

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Seattle Baroque Soloists To Perform At St. Lawrence
The touring ensemble Seattle Baroque Soloists will perform in concert at St. Lawrence University on Friday, February 8, at 8 p.m. in Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall. The event is open to the public, free of charge.
Steven Goldman '13, Physics Profs Participate In Astronomy Workshop In Puerto Rico
Steven Goldman '13, Priest Associate Professor of Physics Aileen O'Donoghue and astronomer/lab coordinator Jeff Miller participated in the sixth ALFALFA Undergraduate Team Workshop at the Arecibo Radio Observatory, in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, in January. The National Science Foundation-funded workshop centers on research examining "cool" hydrogen in distant galaxies.
Shelley Kandola '13 Receives Recognition For Research Presentation
A presentation by Shelley Kandola '13 was chosen as an Outstanding Presentation by the judges of the undergraduate poster session of the Joint Mathematics Meeting held in San Diego in January.

St. Lawrence in the News

Danielle McBride '14 and Maria Trummer '15 were featured in a Watertown Daily Times story than ran Saturday, January 26, 2013 about the SLU Buddies program and its impact on struggling North Country schools.
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Men's Hockey Nets Pair of League Wins
The Saints men's hockey team is hoping a big road weekend sweep of ECAC foes will jump start their season in a stretch run. On Friday, the Saints beat Dartmouth 4-2 and got an overtime goal from George Hughes '13 to down Harvard 4-3 on Saturday. Women's hockey lost 3-2 in overtime to No. 2 Harvard and downed Dartmouth 2-1. Both the men's and women's track and field teams took first place at the Springfield Invitational. The Alpine ski team had three skiers place in the top 10 at the Colby Carnival. For Nordic skiing, Kelsey Nichols '13 placed in the top 25 for the third straight race. Women's basketball saw its 11-game win streak end in a tough 66-65 loss at Union, but bounced back to down RPI 79-67. Men's basketball lost 83-62 at Union, but downed RPI 68-52. Both swimming and diving teams lost to Hartwick at home. Women's squash went 1-2 at the Smith Round Robin.
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This week, Erica Spera '13 and Max Frew '14 spoke with a group of students who traveled to Nepal during their winter break.

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