Tag: freshman year

Advice to “Freshman Me”

Advice to “Freshman Me”

What I know as a senior at Brockport, What I wish I knew as a freshman

Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

NancyLea Illsley—We've got a little over a month left of summer now, and we are all at different points in our lives. There are some of us that feel like we've been stuck in the same rut since school ended two months ago. Others of us have been trying to have as much fun as … Continue reading Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

My Biggest Fear: Making Friends

My Biggest Fear: Making Friends

One thing I can guarantee is that you'll leave freshman year with a new friend or two and you'll be bummed you have to leave them all summer.

My Biggest Fear: Dorm Living

My Biggest Fear: Dorm Living

Eliza Zachowicz—When I was preparing to come to school, it took me some time to realize that I would be sharing a room with another human. A human that I truly barely knew at all, as we had only met twice in person up until the day we moved in. While you can text back … Continue reading My Biggest Fear: Dorm Living

Brockport’s Best Days

Brockport’s Best Days

Luke Bennett—As this semester reaches the point where most students come to the realization that we are almost in the Summer months, a few of my favorite days are quickly coming and going. This is that time of the year where those sunny, upstate New York afternoons begin to become commonplace. I am not saying … Continue reading Brockport’s Best Days

Where Has the Time Gone?

Where Has the Time Gone?

Kayla Green—So apparently I'm a junior now, to my own disbelief. This time in college is flying by and there's no stopping it. I have learned so much already over the past 2 years and as I dive head-first into the second half of my college career, I notice everything changing. Over the summer, I … Continue reading Where Has the Time Gone?

Everyone Wants You to Succeed

Everyone Wants You to Succeed

Only 84.4% of freshman return to college for their sophomore year

Move-In Week Made Easy

Move-In Week Made Easy

Eliza Zachowicz—Move-In Week can be seriously overwhelming. Both for students and for those helping you out. However, with a few simple tips, this day can run quickly and smoothly for everyone! Label Your Things with not only your last name but also your building, room number and what is inside. By doing this, the move-in crew will know where to … Continue reading Move-In Week Made Easy

What to pack for life in the dorms

What to pack for life in the dorms

Everything you'll need to survive living in the Brockport dorms!

How to prepare for college

How to prepare for college

Whether you're an upperclassman or a freshman, here is what you should be doing to prepare for college!