Autumn on campus
Celebrating Divali, the Hindu festival of lights
Internship Program Manager Katherine Bradshaw leads students on a site visit to Madison Square Garden in NYC, where they learned about internship and employment opportunities and toured the arena
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A student guide leads prospective students and their families on a
campus tour during the recent Fall Open House
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Join us for Family Weekend, November 7-9!
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Teamwork among RAs on move-in day
Hendrik Hertzberg, senior editor and staff writer at The New Yorker, chats with students
following a discussion on the state of American politics.
History faculty member Komozi Woodard gets to know his new donnees
Join a group of leading scholars, policy-makers, and activists as they discuss how
liberal arts institutions should respond to increased inequality
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A tradition returns: On September 9th, the College held its first Convocation since 1998; here, longtime Literature faculty member Ilja Wachs officially opens the College for the 2014-15 academic year
Bestselling author Philip Shenon discusses his in-depth knowledge of the
assassination of President John F. Kennedy
MFA Writing program director Brian Morton works with students in Slonim Living Room
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Learn more about SLC's relationship with New York City
Dance program director Sara Rudner oversees the movement of students during class
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Writing faculty member Carol Zoref works with new students from around the world during the College's International Arrivals Pre-Orientation Program
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Students listen intently during Catherine Muther's class,
"Social Entrepreneurship: Models for Intervention in Global Poverty"
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Graduate students pose with William and Sarah Lawrence during a recent lunch
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Watch video interviews with W. Ian Lipkin '74 and other SLC alumni
David Porter '94, composer for the television show "Breaking Bad," chats with
students after a presentation and class visit
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The Green Team in action on move-in day for first-year students
Exchanging ideas in the Heimbold Visual Arts Center
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Godric the Gryphon tosses t-shirts to the crowd during Homecoming
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Students from Art History faculty member Maika Pollack's "Curating Contemporary: 'Pictures' to the Present" class enjoy a tour of the Whitney Museum's Biennial exhibition led by curator Michelle Grabner
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Lima, Peru is home to one of SLC's eleven outstanding study abroad opportunities
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Philip Naess '14, Sachi Shah '15, Molly McNab '14, Jillian Richardson '14, and Uday Keith '14 competed for the prestigious 2014 Hult Prize. The team advanced to the semi-finals, competing against thousands of graduate and undergraduate groups from around the world. This year's challenge focused on Chronic Disease Management in Urban Slums, and the team plans to pursue their idea further.
A Liberal Arts Education—Preparing the Millennial Generation for the 21st Century:
President Lawrence delivers talk in Qingdao, China
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The Sarah Lawrence Film Festival shares the marquee at the Bronxville movie theatre
Brianna Robinson '14 presents her winning idea at the second annual SLCeeds FinalPitch, an event where where teams of undergraduate students pitch their innovations to a panel of judges
Members of SLC's American Chemical Society Student Chapter take a photo break
during the Chemistry Awareness Fair
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Renowned composer Philip Glass speaks to a packed house during a lecture on campus
Partying under the tent during the Spring Formal
Students perform their original touring play Selfies for local high school students.
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A student explains her work during the semi-annual Science and Mathematics Poster Session
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Learn more about Sarah Lawrence College's Center for the Urban River at Beczak (CURB)
Explore our noncredit and credit programs for adults, children, high school, and college students.
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Learn more about Vijay Seshadri, a member of the faculty since 1998

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At Sarah Lawrence, you can.

A Sarah Lawrence education is a personal journey like no other, and the results are remarkable. You’ll graduate with flexibility, adaptability, and the right preparation for a rapidly changing future—you’ll graduate ready for the world.

Hallmarks of a Sarah Lawrence education:

Dons (faculty mentors)
Throughout your years at SLC, your don will help you plan an academic path that is most meaningful to you
Round table seminars
In classes with no more than 14 other students, you’ll discuss subjects with faculty and classmates in great detail
1:1 meetings with faculty
In bi-weekly conferences, you and your teachers will discuss your individual projects related to your classes
Writing in every discipline
An emphasis on writing over testing fosters deeper understanding and improves your ability to formulate and communicate ideas
Alumni who are changing the world
Alumni succeed at the highest levels: as artists, scientists, entrepreneurs, scholars, lawyers, and more. Their success owes much to what they learned at SLC—and perhaps even more to how they learned it.
Evaluations, not just grades
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