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5 hrs ago | The Arbiter

Earlier classes might mean better grades

A study released by St. Lawrence University in 2011 reported students with earlier classes have a higher GPA on average.

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8 hrs ago | North Country Now

St. Lawrence University hires 10 new faculty for fall semester

Stephen Barnard, assistant professor in sociology, held postdoctoral positions at the University of Denver in media, film and journalism studies and the University of Missouri in journalism and peace studies.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Instapundit.com

the Problem with Academic Arta .

One untenured professor took me under his wing and encouraged that process, but the department chair, an alcoholic abstract painter, stumbled into the studio late one evening while I was studying a plaster head that showed the muscles of the face.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Cleveland.com

Baldwin Wallace Conservatory appoints three artists in place of retired Dwight Oltman

Talk about filling big shoes. To replace conductor Dwight Oltman at Baldwin Wallace University, the school has hired not one or two but three people.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Symphony, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI

Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Returning SLU Students Move Into New Residence Hall

Taylor Thompson '16 felt like the luckiest student at St. Lawrence University last semester.

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North Country Now

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Claire Donaldson of Lisbon won St. Lawrence University men's hockey seasons tickets.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

North County Public Radio

The night sky in late summer

Late summer is a great time, on a clear night, to look into the middle of the Milky Way.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Director of Jazz Studies at Lawrence University passes away

According to a news release, Sturm died on Sunday at his De Pere home after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

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Related Topix: De Pere, WI

301 Moved Permanently

NSCDS teacher named outstanding biology teacher in Illinois

To be acknowledged by her peers as the 2013-14 Outstanding Biology Teacher of Illinois could only be described as an exciting moment for North Shore Country Day School teacher Jennifer Pfannerstill.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

North Country Now

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New and returning students will soon arrive to the four colleges in Potsdam and Canton and discover new and renovated dorms, two different presidents and plans for a bicentennial celebration.

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Related Topix: Potsdam, NY, Canton, NY, Clarkson University, SUNY College at Potsdam, Saint Lawrence University

Thu Aug 21, 2014

NewsOK.com

Some US colleges calling students back from Israel

Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, though the relative calm beyond the immediate battle areas is raising questions in some quarters about why they had to leave.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, George Mason University, UMass Amherst, Saint Lawrence University

ABC News

Some US Colleges Calling Students Back From Israel

Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, though the relative calm beyond the immediate battle areas is raising questions in some quarters about why they had to leave.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, George Mason University, UMass Amherst, Saint Lawrence University

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Warwick Advertiser

Historical Society names John Hathorn fellows

Justine Thomas and Casey Abribat were recognized recently as John Hathorn Fellows for their volunteer contributions as student interns to the Warwick Historical Society.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

North Country Now

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One facet of college life that is often overlooked when choosing a school is the food students are served on campus, so St. Lawrence University is proud of a food magazine's ranking putting them among the best in the country.

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Related Topix: Saint Lawrence University, Life, Food, Nutrition

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Bremerton Patriot

Celebration of life slated for Kitsap County icon

There will be a celebration of life ceremony for retired Olympic College Professor Robert "Bob" Dietz, PhD in the Bremer Student Union at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, August.

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Related Topix: Kitsap County, WA, Dakota State University, North Dakota State University, University of Iowa, Activism

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Mile of Music Festival Gains Substantial Traction in Second Year &...

Returning to Appleton, Wisconsin for the second year, the Mile of Music festival doubled the number of performers, tripled the number of live performances and had an estimated economic impact of nearly $2 million.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Delisle named junior toura s top player for year

Brushton's Devin Delisle took home Player of the Year honors as the North Country Junior Golf Tour ended its first season Tuesday with its tour championship event at the St. Lawrence University Golf Course.

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Related Topix: Brushton, NY, Saint Lawrence University, Moira, NY, Lake Placid, NY

North Country Now

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At a recent launch event at the TAUNY, 53 Main St., hosted by The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce, Festival Executive Director Adam Paul presented an audience of community and business leaders with a detailed proposal for a truly international film festival, based in the picturesque St. Lawrence River Valley, just minutes from the Canadian ... (more)

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Related Topix: St Lawrence County, NY, Saint Lawrence University, SUNY College at Potsdam, Potsdam, NY, Clarkson University

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Nature Up North hosts teacher workshop at SLU

Ringing an old maple in the dappled shade near St. Lawrence University's Owen D. Young Library, local teachers listened Friday to a tree-measuring demonstration given by Nature Up North Project Manager Jacob D. Malcomb.

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Related Topix: Saint Lawrence University, Canton, NY, Education Etc.

Mon Aug 11, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Lecture series at museum

From covert communications to unsung Revolutionary heroes from New Hampshire and the history behind American flags, the American Independence Museum's upcoming Intern Lecture Series will provide a unique look at America's Revolutionary history.

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Related Topix: New Hampshire, Saint Lawrence University, College of the Holy Cross, Vanderbilt University

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