Argersinger Awarded St. Lawrence University Fellowship

CANTON, NY – Sarah R. Argersinger of West Monroe has been awarded a St. Lawrence University Fellowship for a summer 2014 research project. A member of the Class of 2015 at St. Lawrence, Argersinger is majoring in English and Francophone studies. Argersinger graduated from Paul V. Moore High School.

Argersinger’s University Fellowship project is titled Escape Through Death: The Power of Names and Destiny in “Lucy Temple.”

The St. Lawrence University Fellows program aims to provide new opportunities for student intellectual growth. The program promotes close student-faculty collaboration and enables students to begin their academic research, laying the foundation for integrative, credit-bearing activity during the next academic year. Students awarded a University Fellowship will work with a faculty mentor and receive a stipend during the summer session.

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Founded in 1856, St. Lawrence University is a private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students located in Canton, N.Y. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global. Visit