Lynn Carson—There were actually a lot of reasons I considered Brockport when I was applying to schools. It was far from home, and I was looking for a change, which I most certainly got. I also visited a few college fairs my junior year. I knew what my impossible dream school was, but I needed … Continue reading I chose Brockport because of my scholarship, but I stayed because of the opportunities.
Lynn Carson—My favorite memory this semester was walking to my 8 am the first week of classes and seeing this in a window in Ben/Dob: For those not in the know, that's this cardboard cutout of little baby Harry Styles: To be honest, I'm not sure how they slept in that room all semester with … Continue reading My Favorite Memory of This Semester: Unique Dorm Decor
Lynn Carson—Frankly, Thanksgiving break is The Worst. This is primarily because it is not a real break. When you go to your parent's home, in my case, my mom's, your family wants to do 600 things with you to make up for the last three months of absence like you aren't going to be home … Continue reading End of Semester Rush
Lynn Carson—Depending on how long you've been reading (or if you are creeping through past posts), you may remember me writing about the Department of Modern Languages experiential learning trip to New York last October. This year, we went to Montreal. If you don't know anything much about Montreal's culture, here's a helpful wiki. If you don't feel … Continue reading Montreal Trip
Lynn Carson—Hey, hey, hey. The new semester is well underway here at Brockport (we're already going into week six, weeeeeird), and with this new semester, there's been a lot of changes around campus. As they have every year since I got here, students returned to some inconvenient new construction! Currently, both Lathrop Hall, the future … Continue reading New Year, New Stuff
Lynn Carson—A woman in my class told us she was in labor for three days I NEVER WANT TO HEAR ABOUT HOW MY MOM WAS "CUT OPEN LIKE A PIG ON A SPIT" EVER AGAIN
Lynn Carson - Breakfast time before my 11:00 class, only class today.
Lynn Carson—So, one of my friends is studying abroad in Ireland this semester. At the end of February, she posted a status asking if any of her American friends or family would be visiting her. My mother saw the post and asked if I would like an early birthday present. Two weeks later, I was … Continue reading Spring Break
Lynn Carson—You know how every time you watch the Princess Diaries, you wish that Julie Andrews was your grandma? I now feel that way about poet and activist Nikki Giovanni. For those of you who don't know who she is, she was involved in the Civil Rights Movement, hung out and fought with all the … Continue reading Annual MLK Lecture