111 students participated in SLU Connect in 2017-18
200 Laurentian volunteers helped make five SLU Connects possible
Goal of 20% of sophomores to participate in LINC each year
A behind-the-scenes glimpse at how businesses, organizations and government operate in different parts of the country. The goal is to provide funding for six SLU Connect programs each year including student financial assistance, transportation, hotel and meeting space, a networking reception, cultural experiences, and a student intern.
The program is designed to match sophomore students with an alumnus/a or parent who serves as a professional mentor, with the goal of developing the student’s networking and industry skills.
Trustee Jennifer Curley Reichert ’90 is intimately familiar with the power of connections. As the president and CEO of a Washington, D.C., public relations firm, she knows it takes a strong network to navigate the capital’s complex business and political scenes.Read More
St. Lawrence puts us on a path to climb mountains and lend a helping hand to every Laurentian.Read More
When Yvonne Boateng ’18 applied to take part in one of St. Lawrence’s most popular signature career programs, she thought she was signing up for a year-long experience. Instead, she found a mentor for both her career path and life.Read More
What does it mean that the Princeton Review recognized the St. Lawrence alumni network as one of the best in the U.S? For students preparing to start careers, it says there are Laurentian professionals eager to help.Read More