November 7, 2005
is St. Lawrence's Sesquicentennial Year!
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Students enrolled in St. Lawrence University's program in France have
been unaffected by the political unrest in that nation. This web
site will post any changes to program plans or other relevant information.
St. Lawrence University will host a memorial service for Trustee
Sabra Bartlett '74, who passed away on October 31. The service will
be November 19, 10 a.m. in Gunnison Chapel for all who wish to remember
and honor Ms. Bartlett.
exhibition of prints by Melanie Yazzie, titled "Untold Stories
of My Present, Past and Dreamtime" will be held at the Richard
F. Brush Art Gallery at St. Lawrence University from Thursday, November
10, through Saturday, December 10. Yazzie will give a lecture on her
work on Thursday, December 1, at 4:30 p.m. in Room 123 of the Griffiths
Arts Center. It is open to the public, free of charge.
from five members of the fine arts faculty at St. Lawrence University
will be exhibited in the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery from Thursday,
November 10, through Saturday, December 10. A discussion with all
five artists will be held on Monday, November 14, at 4:30 p.m. in
the gallery; the event is open to the public, free of charge.
Hauber: Recent Work," featuring works by Hauber, assistant professor
of fine arts at St. Lawrence University, will be exhibited in the
Richard F. Brush Art Gallery on campus from Thursday, November 10,
through Saturday, December 10. A performance by Hauber, followed by
a public reception, will take place in the gallery on Thursday, November
10, at 7 p.m. Hauber will give a lecture on her work on Tuesday, November
15, at 7 p.m. in Room 123 of the Griffiths Arts Center. All are open
to the public, free of charge.
new film by Robert Greenwald, Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price,
will be shown at St. Lawrence University on Tuesday, November 15,
at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of Hepburn Hall, Room 218; it will
be followed by a discussion, with audience members and a panel. The
event is open to the public, free of charge.
University Chorus fall concert, "America Sings Praises: Hymns,
Shape-Note, Spirituals," will be performed on campus at St. Lawrence
University on Saturday, November 12, at 8 p.m. in Gunnsion Memorial
Chapel, and on Sunday, November 13, at 2 p.m. in St. Mary's Cathedral
in Ogdensburg. Both concerts are open to the public, free of charge.
Beta Theta Pi chapter's charter has been suspended by its national
offices until 2008, according to a joint announcement on Nov. 6 from
St. Lawrence University and Beta Theta Pi Administrative officers.
recent annual meeting of the Geological Society of America, held in
Salt Lake City October 16-20, included St. Lawrence faculty, students
and alumni presenting research.
|The St. Lawrence men's
soccer team won the Liberty League Championship by defeating Union
College on Nov. 5. For
California State University Board of Trustees has selected Murray
State University President F. King Alexander '87 to be the sixth president
of California State University, Long Beach.
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Magna Publication's "Eye on Students" November 1 newsletter
("for higher education professionals who interact with students")
included Director of Off-Campus Programs Nancy Pierce's advice to
parents of students who return from study abroad.
David Ellison '80 was the subject of a profile in the October 31 issue
of Forbes magazine, which noted his St. Lawrence degree in
economics. Titled "Tech Tyro Makes Good," the story focused
on Ellison's research into tech firms in the post-bubble era. He is
a fund manager with Friedman Billings Ramsey & Co.
Associate Professor of Chemistry Ning Gao's collaborative research
project funded by NOAA was featured on Plattsburgh's NewsChannel 5.
The report detailed the sampling work on the lake and it mentioned
the University as a partner.
University's Sesquicentennial Celebration has begun and a dedicated
Web site is live, with regular updates planned. News Digest will
have Sesqui feature each week. We hope you'll visit the Sesqui
Web site on your own regularly!
This week: November in St. Lawrence History
1901 First home football game, a 0-0 tie with Middlebury.
1928 Forestry program begun with gift of red pine
seedlings for Sandbanks area.
1999 Men’s soccer, in the midst of a 60-game
unbeaten streak, wins the national championship with the first perfect
season (22-0-0) in the history of NCAA soccer.
2002 St. Lawrence hosts NCAA Division III men’s
soccer Final Four.
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