Author: Spencer Linsner

Leaving Your Comfort Zone: Picking Electives

Leaving Your Comfort Zone: Picking Electives

Spencer Linsner—It's gonna happen at some point during your college career: either you have a Gen Ed requirement that needs to be filled, or maybe you just need a course or two to beef up your schedule for the semester (read: me), or you might have no idea which upper division courses to take for … Continue reading Leaving Your Comfort Zone: Picking Electives

A Day at the Market

A Day at the Market

Spencer Linsner—Hey Everyone! Welcome to new readers/freshmen, and welcome back to those who've been reading the blog for a while now. I hope everyone's had a good summer, and I hope all my fellow students have settled in well. While some of my colleagues have written some fine posts this month targeted at freshmen, my post … Continue reading A Day at the Market

Mr. Linsner Goes to Town

Mr. Linsner Goes to Town

Spencer Linsner—Hey Everyone! Sorry for the long absence—it's been a busy few weeks, but I'm here with a new story for you all! I thought I'd talk about a trip my friends and I took into the village of Brockport a couple weeks ago. It really provides a nice example of some of the great … Continue reading Mr. Linsner Goes to Town

Memorable Moments from Fall 2015

Spencer Linsner—Hey everyone! As I settle in for the spring semester, I can't help but take some time to reflect on last semester as well. To that end, this post is about sharing two of my favorite memories from last semester! First off, my favorite memory from the courses I took probably happened during my … Continue reading Memorable Moments from Fall 2015

Music Macabre: The RPO at Tower Fine Arts

Music Macabre: The RPO at Tower Fine Arts

Spencer Linsner—Happy Halloween, everyone (Better late then never)! Today I decided to talk about a great opportunity my friends and I had recently: on October 30th, the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra came to play a series of Halloween-related pieces at Brockport's very own Tower Fine Arts Center, in a performance aptly titled "Music Macabre". The first piece … Continue reading Music Macabre: The RPO at Tower Fine Arts

I chose Brockport for the Honors College, but I stayed for the people I met.

I chose Brockport for the Honors College, but I stayed for the people I met.

Spencer Linsner—In March 2013, when I was in the middle of my decision-making process, I had one big thing on my mind: Money. I was certain that I didn't want to have to worry about debt when I finished, so I wanted to make sure the school I picked was the best value. And when … Continue reading I chose Brockport for the Honors College, but I stayed for the people I met.