St. Lawrence University has announced “Resident Recruitment in Rural America, a North Country Symposium” looking at efforts that are being pursued to capture a migration from the urban regions, set for Thursday, May 27th. [Read more…] about North Country Symposium On Resident Recruitment
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‘Prince Hal’ Schumacher: A North Country Baseball Legend
A celebrity sports delegation attended the Saint Lawrence University commencement on June 12, 1933.
“It was the first occasion that a major league ball team had ever came here to see one of their number receive his degree,” the Ogdensburg Journal reported. “In fact, it was the first time that such a ball team ever came to the village.”
Twenty-two members of the New York Giants were at the university campus at Canton to see standout pitcher Harold Henry “Prince Hal” Schumacher graduate. [Read more…] about ‘Prince Hal’ Schumacher: A North Country Baseball Legend