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…

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…

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…

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.…

Boundaries

Alex Winslow—Hello All! This blog post will talk about an important topic. It is about how we as college students begin to grow away from our parents and how that is healthy. I will say that I am writing this from a commuter mindset, so I realize the particulars may be different if you live…