Tag: college clubs

Transfer Student Q&A

Transfer Student Q&A

Two of our bloggers, seniors Derick Abbey and NancyLea Illsley, began their Brockport journeys a couple years after the majority of their classmates, when they transferred in from other colleges. Here, they offer their perspectives on making that adjustment — and why they’re glad they did.  How easy did you feel it was to adjust … Continue reading Transfer Student Q&A

How I Knew Brockport Was Right For Me

How I Knew Brockport Was Right For Me

How I knew Brockport and I were the perfect match

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

Avoid Club Overload!

Avoid Club Overload!

Cat Mattis—Sorry to sound cliche, but I am almost halfway through my time at college and I feel like I just got here. During my time at Brockport, I have made new friends, learned more about myself, procrastinated a bunch, and survived on little to no sleep. I have loved every second of it. This semester I … Continue reading Avoid Club Overload!

Here’s a Question: “So, Why Brockport?”

Here’s a Question: “So, Why Brockport?”

Shay Harris—It's a question I've gotten a few times while walking backwards and giving a tour of my lovely campus, currently under construction. What follows is usually my eyebrow furrowing and me pinching my chin. Thinking. After taking a break, I inhale and give three answers: the people, opportunity for growth, and money. Brockport wasn't my … Continue reading Here’s a Question: “So, Why Brockport?”

Why 89.1 The Point is More Than Just a “Club”

Why 89.1 The Point is More Than Just a “Club”

Cat Mattis—89.1 The Point is the radio station here on the campus of The College at Brockport. Technically, it is a club, but in my perspective it is much more than that. You might already know my love for the radio station if you read one of my other posts called Officially a News Reporter, … Continue reading Why 89.1 The Point is More Than Just a “Club”

Summer Work, Fall 2016, and Working for Brockport Student Government

Summer Work, Fall 2016, and Working for Brockport Student Government

Alex Winslow—This has been a very fun and memorable summer vacation. To start it off, I got to go see Celtic Woman which is a group that I really like. But my highlight would have to be what comes next! One of the biggest challenges I have faced and conquered has been to lose weight. … Continue reading Summer Work, Fall 2016, and Working for Brockport Student Government