Tag: English major

Welcome Back to a New Year!

Martha Donnelly—Hello, again! I am back to writing on this blog twice a month to give you insight into my life here at The College at Brockport. It is the end of August and classes are in full swing now for the Fall semester which is crazy to me. I don't know about anyone else … Continue reading Welcome Back to a New Year!

The Best Thing For You

The Best Thing For You

Eliza Zachowicz—Though some of you may know if you are subscribed to my YouTube Channel, I am currently abroad in the beautiful city of London, England. However, before I arrived at the University of Roehampton, my mom and I decided to have an adventure of our own. Since she had never been to Europe, she … Continue reading The Best Thing For You

Writer’s Craft: An Interesting Look at the Writers Forum

Martha Donnelly—This semester I am taking Writer's Craft, which is a class that focuses on the books from the authors who are coming to the Writers Forum throughout the semester. It is held once a week on Wednesday nights from 630-930. So far we have read books written by Rachel Hall and Donna Kaz, who … Continue reading Writer’s Craft: An Interesting Look at the Writers Forum

The Best Advice I’ve Received: The Double S

The Best Advice I’ve Received: The Double S

Eliza Zachowicz—Since I began college in 2015, I have accumulated knowledge on multiple topics including work, weather, easy shortcuts, how to get the word count, how American Sign Language became a language, and miscellaneous film facts and director tricks. However, the most important thing I learned about was myself and how to take care of … Continue reading The Best Advice I’ve Received: The Double S

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?”

1 Year & 2 Weeks in and I’m Changing My Major

1 Year & 2 Weeks in and I’m Changing My Major

Marie Fischer—When I was little, I was so fascinated by the work my parents did. They're both nurses, so our dinner table conversations were far from the norm. They consisted of conversations full of blood, broken bones, puke. Definitely not what you were hearing at most tables. I remember envying them for the things they … Continue reading 1 Year & 2 Weeks in and I’m Changing My Major

Introductions: Who am I and What’s Going On?

Introductions: Who am I and What’s Going On?

Shay Harris—Hi, hola, and bonjour! My name is Shaquan "Shay" Harris and I'm one of the newest additions to the Winging It crew. I'm currently a sophomore here at the good ol' College at Brockport, studying English (the creative writing track), Psychology, and Communications. I love cats, seafood, I'm from Brooklyn, New York, and my … Continue reading Introductions: Who am I and What’s Going On?