The Best Advice I’ve Received: Love Yourself.

Shay Harris—Before going to college I had this beautiful fantasy of what it would all look like. I envisioned purple grass, gold skies, and late nights tearing up the streets in a vehicle that would make Marvel’s Ghost Rider jealous. Now, all of that’s a lie, but I did have expectations—many of which were subverted.…

How to Survive 8 a.m. Classes

Cat Mattis—Let’s face it, no matter how hard you try, you will probably end up taking an 8 a.m. class during your time at college. No matter how much you complain, whine, or cry about it, you are going to have to get through it. As someone who has had 8 a.m. classes every day…

What I Packed

  Alexis Marchitte—My freshman year I lived in a suite style dorm that had two bedrooms with two girls in each. We all shared a common living room and one bathroom. So my packing list might differ slightly from those living in a corridor style room! The pictures above show my roommate’s side of the…

Conclusions on a Wonderful Year

Alex Bill—As the year has finally spun to a near conclusion, there are so many things that I have learned while here at Brockport. It seems that the longer I am here the more I tend to learn about myself, those around me and my future endeavors. This year has had its many ups and…

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Coming to you live on Friday!

This Friday, April 22, all 10 of the Winging It bloggers will be posting to social media all day long to chronicle what a day in the life of Brockport students is like. From before sun-up to after sun-down, they’ll share their day with you: classes, clubs, working out, time with friends, food, homework, internships,…

Trains, Time and Novelty

Alex Bill— College. Isn’t it such an ambiguous word? The prospect of moving towards the inevitable light of adulthood, something which I have been grabbing at for so long. Yet, time is a continuous force, something that cannot be talked into slowing down, so do not hold your breath. You see, I view this whole college…