Tag: Brockport alumni

The Best Advice I’ve Received: It’s Not About the Setback, But the Comeback

The Best Advice I’ve Received: It’s Not About the Setback, But the Comeback

Kayla Green—As finals week begins and winter break becomes so close I can feel it, I find myself reflecting back on my semester. This has been a pivotal and emotional roller coaster of a semester for me, and in the end I have learned a lot about myself. Without getting into every detail, I took … Continue reading The Best Advice I’ve Received: It’s Not About the Setback, But the Comeback

Dreams Coming True

Dreams Coming True

Katelynn Groh—Hey everyone! I’m back with another update! So the last time I wrote I was planning on applying for the Disney College Program (DCP). Well I have some exciting news! I MADE IT INTO THE DCP! I am so very excited but extremely nervous at the same time to leave my very well paying … Continue reading Dreams Coming True

Where Is She Now?

Where Is She Now?

Katelynn Groh—YOU GUYS/GIRLS! It's *officially* been WELL over a year since my last post! And I'm thrilled to be writing a piece for you all again 🙂 Our blog-coordinator Val asked alumni if we would be willing to write a piece giving you all an update on our lives, and immediately I was on board. … Continue reading Where Is She Now?

Alumnus Jim Mignano’s “Rising” PR Career Launched at Brockport

Alumnus Jim Mignano’s “Rising” PR Career Launched at Brockport

Former Winging It blogger Jim Mignano graduated from Brockport in December 2013 and works as a senior account executive at Text100’s Rochester office. An active member of the Public Relations Society of America's Rochester chapter (PRSA Rochester), he was recently honored with its Rising Star Award, which, as defined by the organization, "recognizes a public … Continue reading Alumnus Jim Mignano’s “Rising” PR Career Launched at Brockport

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

Alumni Spotlight: Katelynn Groh

Alumni Spotlight We’ve asked some of our Winging It alumni to let us know what they’re up to these days. Here, recent graduate Katelynn Groh '16 shares her job-search journey thus far and the helpful perspective she's gained. Watch for more of these features in the coming weeks. Katelynn Groh, alumnus—My first blog post as … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Katelynn Groh

Alumni Spotlight: Jim Mignano

Alumni Spotlight We've asked some of our Winging It alumni to let us know what they're up to these days. Here, Jim Mignano '13 talks about how his Brockport blogging experience helped prepare him for his current work with communications agency Text100, as well as other professional development. Watch for more of these features in … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Jim Mignano