Author: NancyLea

Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

NancyLea Illsley—We've got a little over a month left of summer now, and we are all at different points in our lives. There are some of us that feel like we've been stuck in the same rut since school ended two months ago. Others of us have been trying to have as much fun as … Continue reading Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

Why take advantage of every opportunity?

Why take advantage of every opportunity?

NancyLea Illsley—Have you ever not taken advantage of a certain opportunity, then kicked yourself for not pursuing it? Yeah, I've been there too. That is why you need to take advantage of every opportunity. It may seem like a lot to handle, saying you're going to take on these opportunities being presented to you, but … Continue reading Why take advantage of every opportunity?

The Best Advice I’ve Received: Three Quotes That Have Stayed With Me

The Best Advice I’ve Received: Three Quotes That Have Stayed With Me

NancyLea Illsley—There are many people who tell us many things as we make our way through our college careers. There are some words spoken that we will remember for the rest of our lives and others that don't make the cut. I have been thinking a lot about this lately because I have been given … Continue reading The Best Advice I’ve Received: Three Quotes That Have Stayed With Me

Why Should You Get Involved?

Why Should You Get Involved?

NancyLea Illsley—Being a part of SUNY Brockport is so much more than being a student. It's being a leader, a co-worker, a friend, a mentor, a tutor — anything you always wished you could be, you can be right here on campus. Ever since I was in high school I felt the desire to be … Continue reading Why Should You Get Involved?

Rock the World

Rock the World

NancyLea Illsley—There is a new trend that I believe should catch on all over the world. This is painting rocks and hiding them in your neighborhood. Now I know what you're thinking, "what's so special about painting and hiding rocks?" Well I am going to explain what beautiful things happen when you paint rocks. My … Continue reading Rock the World

Don’t Stress, Smile!

Don’t Stress, Smile!

NancyLea Illsley—Ever been so stressed you just want to break down or give up? Yeah, I've been there too. The final weeks of the semester will be here before we know it. Projects, papers, and presentations become due. We look at it now and go, "Oh I've got time!" — next thing we know it's … Continue reading Don’t Stress, Smile!

My Transfer Experience

My Transfer Experience

NancyLea Illsley—I am a transfer student from SUNY Delhi. I graduated with an Associate's in Business Administration. I decided I wanted to go to Brockport June of 2015, the summer before my sophomore year. I came to visit and brought my sister (she goes to Alfred State) and absolutely fell in love. There is so … Continue reading My Transfer Experience