St. Lawrence University

CANTON, N.Y. — Steven T. Yardley, of Farmington, was recently awarded a St. Lawrence University Fellowship for a summer 2015 research project.

Yardley, a member of the class of 2016, is majoring in English and music. Yardley received the Daniel F. ’65 and Ann H. Sullivan Endowment for Student/Faculty Research. His project is titled “Videopoetry: The Alchemy of Three Disciplines.” He will be mentored by Sarah Barber, assistant professor of English. Yardley attended Mount Blue High School.

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 and housing allowance during the summer session.