Tag: major

Thanksgiving: What I Am Thankful For

Thanksgiving: What I Am Thankful For

As my final Thanksgiving break at Brockport appears, I reflect back on how thankful I am for Brockport.

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.

How to Stay 3 Steps Ahead this Semester

How to Stay 3 Steps Ahead this Semester

Alexis Marchitte—College is said to be the most fun, life-changing years of your life but unfortunately that doesn't mean ignoring all your responsibilities. Although it does depend on your major, my major (Athletic Training) seems like there is much less time for fun compared to other students in other majors. Which is why setting goals … Continue reading How to Stay 3 Steps Ahead this Semester

Everyone Wants You to Succeed

Everyone Wants You to Succeed

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

Managing your workload

Managing your workload

Alexis Marchitte—Every semester is a different story when it comes to classes and your workload. My freshman year consisted of just general education classes, which to be honest felt like another year of high school. I was taking a wide range of science, history and art classes and the workload was very similar to high … Continue reading Managing your workload

A New Major, Online Courses, and a New Mindset

Alex Winslow—Hello, Brockport!!! As a returning sophomore, I am excited to be back! I am back with a fresh mindset, new major, and new experiences. So I found out that a major in computer information systems was not what I wanted. I have now switched my major to liberal studies with a minor in CIS. … Continue reading A New Major, Online Courses, and a New Mindset

“The more you work towards a goal, the harder it is to give up”

“The more you work towards a goal, the harder it is to give up”

Missy Fischer—Hi guys! I hope everyone is staying warm in this atrocious cold weather we’ve been having lately. I know that it has been a steady 0 degree Fahrenheit this week in Brockport. I thought I’d write about a piece of advice one of my favorite professors told me last year. First off I’ll start … Continue reading “The more you work towards a goal, the harder it is to give up”

The Myths of Brockport’s Nursing Program

The Myths of Brockport’s Nursing Program

Missy Fischer—Hi, everyone! So I’m back to continue my posts regarding how I chose my major and what it’s taken for me to get where I am now in the program here at The College at Brockport. Just to recap, I left off my last post with letting you all know how I chose to … Continue reading The Myths of Brockport’s Nursing Program

Course advisement: in control and ready to roll

Course advisement: in control and ready to roll

Elaina Mancuso—So long are the days of finding out who is in 7th period lunch or who is in homeroom with you. A great thing about college is being able to make your own schedule. No class on Friday? Sure, you can arrange for that. First class of the day at 1pm? Why not? You … Continue reading Course advisement: in control and ready to roll