Category: Campus Life

Spreading LOVE and PRIDE, One Program At a Time

Spreading LOVE and PRIDE, One Program At a Time

Shay Harris—October is National LGBT History Month and as a Resident Assistant (RA) at The College at Brockport, I decided to do something special to celebrate this. Before my junior year ended, I brainstormed a list of programs I wanted to initiate during my third and final year as an RA. Among my list I … Continue reading Spreading LOVE and PRIDE, One Program At a Time

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?

An Inside Look at Talon Television

An Inside Look at Talon Television

Kayla Green—For those of you who have read my blog before, you know that I am a journalism student and that I am very active in Brockport's on-campus TV station, Talon Television. I've never gone into depth about what exactly we do at Talon, though, so I decided to now! I joined Talon TV the … Continue reading An Inside Look at Talon Television

Wes Moore

Wes Moore

Eliza Zachowicz—At this year's Diversity Conference, The College at Brockport was graced with the presence of Wes Moore, author of our summer reading assignment, The Work. Moore was set to give the afternoon keynote address and honestly, it was breathtaking. Moore told many stories of his life, keeping the audience captivated, as his voice alone was that … Continue reading Wes Moore

I am a Leader

I am a Leader

Cat Mattis—When I first came to Brockport, I considered myself a follower. I thought I would never be able to be a leader because I was soft spoken and a tad shy.  Despite my doubts, I figured leadership skills was something I better work on when I came to Brockport and I did this by … Continue reading I am a Leader

Sports and Laughter: A Weekend at the College at Brockport

Sports and Laughter: A Weekend at the College at Brockport

  Shay Harris—Whenever life hits me harder than I’d like it to, my mamma likes to remind me of a wonderful superpower I have. Now, this superpower isn’t exclusive to me. It’s something we all have and it’s the ability to make choices. We can choose to be angry or sad, empathetic or apathetic, whether … Continue reading Sports and Laughter: A Weekend at the College at Brockport

New Horizons; Old Stomping Grounds

New Horizons; Old Stomping Grounds

Marie Fischer—It's crazy to think that this time last year, I was being accepted to study abroad at the University of Maynooth in Ireland. I was so ready to get out of Brockport and see all the new things that this world had to offer me. Little did I know when I got back, just … Continue reading New Horizons; Old Stomping Grounds

Clubs and Their Value

Clubs and Their Value

Eliza Zachowicz—For many people, college is a weird time; whether you're in your first or last semester. You may not know anyone outside of your high school friend group, or you may not know anyone at all when you're first starting. However, it is important to get involved, as a good bulk of your friends … Continue reading Clubs and Their Value

What to pack for life in the dorms

What to pack for life in the dorms

Everything you'll need to survive living in the Brockport dorms!

What NOT to Do at a Career Fair

What NOT to Do at a Career Fair

Cat Mattis—Brockport hosted a Career and Internship Fair at the beginning of the month. I attended in search of a summer internship, and I KILLED IT, if I do say so myself. Well, I do admit, I had areas where I could have improved, but I realize what I did wrong, so I hope to … Continue reading What NOT to Do at a Career Fair