When incoming students think of going to college, one of the main things that they get excited about is living in a dorm with people who they hope become some of their best friends for the next four years. At Brockport, students are required to live on campus for their first two years - which … Continue reading Is Off-Campus Living for Me?
Wow. It has been a while since I have written on here. Life has gotten away from me. We are almost to spring break which makes me so happy. The first half of this semester has been stressful and pretty draining, to be honest. This break is much needed. If you didn't know I am … Continue reading Happy Mid-Semester!
Internships are often put on the back burner in college. More often than not, by students. Most professors will talk about them, and advisors will talk about the experience you need before you graduate. And it's true. Classes teach theory. But in most disciplines you'll need more than theory to get by. I'm not saying … Continue reading Despite what you may think… Internships are Important
Being a student in college is not easy. Some people may get to a new environment and are overwhelmed with their new surroundings. I happened to be one of those people. At first, I was super excited to be on my own, away from parents. I would be making new connections, certain that I would … Continue reading Depression and Staying Focused
From whenever we wake up this morning through whenever we call it a night, the bloggers are chronicling our entire day for you. It’s your inside look at what a typical day in Brockport student life is like. Follow along here and on Twitter using #bportlife. Also check out our Day in the Life takeover of … Continue reading A Day in the Life of Brockport Students: Thursday, November 29
It's Sunday night after Thanksgiving. Your on your way back to campus after being in a car or on the bus all day. You are full to the brim from eating Ham and other things for the last four days. You suddenly get a blackboard notification and reality sinks in: you've done no work all … Continue reading Last weeks of the semester
As my final Thanksgiving break at Brockport appears, I reflect back on how thankful I am for Brockport.
As I am typing this it is the second day of November. It is hard to believe that we are in the last full month of the semester. This is my last fall semester here at Brockport and I truly can't believe how fast the days and weeks are going by. The weather lately has … Continue reading How Is It November Already?
Coming into the final leg of my senior year, I've definitely been finding it VERY hard to cope. Originally, I thought it would be great! I would finally be done and could move onto a life I want to build, but prior to that I have to not only find an internship but also keep … Continue reading Healthy Body, Healthy Mind – Right?
It's the Friday before break. You're taking the last midterm before you can go away for the four day weekend. The time home is filled with fun, laughter, and being around friends. That familiar blackboard notification lights up your phone, and those smiles quickly turn into frowns. The classes you have been working so hard … Continue reading Midterm Blues? Turn it around!