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Here’s a Question: “So, Why Brockport?”

Shay Harris—It’s a question I’ve gotten a few times while walking backwards and giving a tour of my lovely campus, currently under construction. What follows is usually my eyebrow furrowing and me pinching my chin. Thinking. After taking a break, I inhale and give three answers: the people, opportunity for growth, and money. Brockport wasn’t my…

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Networking!? A Simple How-To.

Alex Bill—There are a variety of skills that one is expected to gather whilst studying four years at college, but yet it tends to be the soft skills that most people find so daunting. While you may have the degree, the intelligence and the exhaustive list of extracurricular activities, often times the difference in scoring a…

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My On-Campus Housing Experience

Christy Nolan— I grew up in two different houses, in two neighborhoods two miles apart. For the majority of my childhood, I lived in a home that my father had built for my mother as a wedding gift (I know, goals). It was quaint and cozy and a happy place containing only good memories. When…

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Communication Matters in Group Projects

Alex Winslow—This week I had a challenge when working with a group. What do you do when one of your partners says they are going to do a part of the project but they end up not telling you what is going on? Well, you stay up half the night doing their piece of the…