Tag: adventure

Year Three: 5 Things Junior Year Has Taught Me

Year Three: 5 Things Junior Year Has Taught Me

  Shay Harris—As my third year comes to an end, I've been reflecting on the 2016-2017 school year. In doing so, here are a few lessons that I've learned a lot from: Do things that scare you. This school year I was able to present some research at Brockport's Diversity Conference. My presentation was on the lack … Continue reading Year Three: 5 Things Junior Year Has Taught Me

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!

Alumni Spotlight: Michele Pettis

Alumni Spotlight: Michele Pettis

Alumni Spotlight We’ve asked some of our Winging It alumni to let us know what they’re up to these days. Here, Michele Pettis '14 reminisces about her inspiring study abroad experience in New Zealand, and how it prepared her to move out of state for a new job. Watch for more of these features in … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Michele Pettis

Writers Forum – Take a Hike

Michele Pettis—On Wednesday, May 1st, Cheryl Strayed spoke about her book Wild. The college presented her with the Art of Fact Award. The lecture was held off campus at Temple Br'th Kodesh in Brighton. I have not yet read Wild, but it is on my summer to-read list. I can't wait until the semester is … Continue reading Writers Forum – Take a Hike