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week's edition of The
Scarlet Letter is posted online
services for for Chairman Emeritus Alfred C. Viebranz will be Thursday,
February 24, at 11:00 a.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church in Larchmont,
NY. Mr. Viebranz passed away on Friday, February 18.
President Sullivan's memo from Feb. 18
Lawrence University's 150th anniversary celebration!
Starting with the opening of the 2005 academic year and throughout
the fall and spring, St. Lawrence will celebrate the 150th anniversary
of its establishment. A committee of faculty, staff, students, alumni
and trustees has been working on plans for over two years. Our mission
statement and logo are now on-line, and many more details will be
added over the coming weeks. Sesquicentennial
Lawrence University will host an open house of six renovated arts
spaces in the Noble Center on campus, on Friday, February 25,
from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
All are welcome!
Winston Room, formerly called the Laurentian Room, in the Student
Center at St. Lawrence University will be dedicated in a ceremony
on Friday, February 25, at 4:45 p.m. All are welcome!
|Lecturer, journalist, author,
educator and activist Kevin Powell will give a presentation
called "Hip-Hop: The Music, The Culture, The History" at
St. Lawrence University on Tuesday, February 22, at 8 p.m.
in Gulick Theatre. The event, part of the University's celebration
of Black History Month, is open to the public, free of charge.
J. Currie, curator of dinosaurs at the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology
in Drumheller, Alberta, Canada, will give the 2005 Susan Carolyn
Ferguson Lecture in Geology on "Feathered Dinosaurs and the Origin
of Birds" at St. Lawrence University, on Thursday, March 3, at 8
p.m. in Bloomer Auditorium (Room 122, Brown Hall).
Thomas Rimer, professor of Japanese literature, theatre and art
at the University of Pittsburgh, will give a talk titled "Why Should
Americans Read Japanese Literature: Some Reflections from 30 Years
of Teaching" at St. Lawrence University on Thursday, March 3, at
7:30 p.m. in Room 123 of the Griffiths Arts Center.
Thursday, March 3, at 6 p.m. in the Gilbert Recital Hall, Griffiths
Arts Center, at St. Lawrence University Korean artist Chan E. Park
will share her insights into the distinctive aspects of the Korean
musical heritage in a lecture, demonstration and workshop that includes
a performance of p'ansori.
|A gospel music workshop
and concert led by William R. Hamilton, of the Grammy Award-nominated
Chicago Mass Choir, will take place at St. Lawrence University
March 3 through 5.
St. Lawrence University Piskor Professor
of English Thomas L. Berger has been awarded a fellowship
allowing him to conduct research at the Folger Shakespeare
Library in Washington, D.C., for the 2005-2006 academic year.
The fellowship, provided to the Folger by the National Endowment
for the Humanities, provides a stipend of up to $40,000.
conducted by faculty, a student and an alumnus of St.
Lawrence, on the severity and extent of damage done to
sugar maple trees by tent caterpillars has yielded "suprising" results,
according to a report submitted by the team.