Author: awins1

Summer Work, Fall 2016, and Working for Brockport Student Government

Summer Work, Fall 2016, and Working for Brockport Student Government

Alex Winslow—This has been a very fun and memorable summer vacation. To start it off, I got to go see Celtic Woman which is a group that I really like. But my highlight would have to be what comes next! One of the biggest challenges I have faced and conquered has been to lose weight. … Continue reading Summer Work, Fall 2016, and Working for Brockport Student Government

My Internship Experience

My Internship Experience

Alex Winslow—I have had the pleasure to be an IT intern at Flaherty Salmin CPAs for over a year now. This internship was an unexpected one that I have enjoyed. Recently they were labeled as one of the Democrat and Chronicle's best places to work in Rochester. This was exciting to find that I'm working … Continue reading My Internship Experience

Picked Up a New Book, Started Saving Money

Picked Up a New Book, Started Saving Money

Alex Winslow—Hey Everyone, Recently I picked up a book called Financial Peace Revisited by a guy named Dave Ramsey. After almost getting through it, I have learned so much about money — things such as the snowball method of getting out of debt. With that, all you do is list out your expenses from smallest … Continue reading Picked Up a New Book, Started Saving Money

What I Have Learned in a New Major

What I Have Learned in a New Major

Alex Winslow—Hope everyone's semester is off to a great start! I am grateful for the new challenges the Liberal Studies Program has to offer. So far I am being educated on the connections that are going on within our world. Not only that, but I get to explore ideas that are affecting our world socially. … Continue reading What I Have Learned in a New Major

5 Times Drake Memorial Library Helped me Out

5 Times Drake Memorial Library Helped me Out

Alex Winslow— 1. The ITS Help Desk Have you ever lost your ability to use your mouse and keyboard right after a class? I have!!! Thanks to an update, I also was no longer able to connect to WiFi to redo the update. Thanks to the Walk-Up Desk, they had an Ethernet cord to give … Continue reading 5 Times Drake Memorial Library Helped me Out

A New Major, Online Courses, and a New Mindset

Alex Winslow—Hello, Brockport!!! As a returning sophomore, I am excited to be back! I am back with a fresh mindset, new major, and new experiences. So I found out that a major in computer information systems was not what I wanted. I have now switched my major to liberal studies with a minor in CIS. … Continue reading A New Major, Online Courses, and a New Mindset

I chose Brockport because of its proximity, but I stayed because of my IT job and Delta College.

I chose Brockport because of its proximity, but I stayed because of my IT job and Delta College.

Alex Winslow—I chose Brockport because of its proximity to home. I was not even sure if I was going to go to college. My mind changed when I had the opportunity of an internship with Technology Support Services (TSS) and then was connected with Delta College. My freshman year started with a bang, knowing the … Continue reading I chose Brockport because of its proximity, but I stayed because of my IT job and Delta College.