Tag: getting involved

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

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?

Take the Chance. Say Yes.

Take the Chance. Say Yes.

Alex Bill—Hello, Brockport! Man, I have been one busy bee this semester and let me tell you, there is so much that I have to tell. While this semester seems to be whisking away at the speed of light, the weeks are still slithering by at tortoise speed. While everything has been a bit overwhelming … Continue reading Take the Chance. Say Yes.

New Semester, New Me. Right?

New Semester, New Me. Right?

Marie Fischer—My second semester here at Brockport has brought me so many new beginnings that I don't even know where to begin. In just a month's time, I went from having too much time on my hands, to not enough, and I wouldn't want it any other way. Before coming to school I had heard from … Continue reading New Semester, New Me. Right?