NancyLea Illsley—Have you ever not taken advantage of a certain opportunity, then kicked yourself for not pursuing it? Yeah, I've been there too. That is why you need to take advantage of every opportunity. It may seem like a lot to handle, saying you're going to take on these opportunities being presented to you, but … Continue reading Why take advantage of every opportunity?
Kayla Green—Something a lot of students wonder about when they come to college is the job opportunities. Since it may be hard to travel off-campus to work, especially freshman year, it's a great idea to try to get a job on campus. The options are endless, but I'm going to focus in on the job … Continue reading Working On Campus
Kayla Green—For those of you who have read my blog before, you know that I am a journalism student and that I am very active in Brockport's on-campus TV station, Talon Television. I've never gone into depth about what exactly we do at Talon, though, so I decided to now! I joined Talon TV the … Continue reading An Inside Look at Talon Television
Former Winging It blogger Jim Mignano graduated from Brockport in December 2013 and works as a senior account executive at Text100’s Rochester office. An active member of the Public Relations Society of America's Rochester chapter (PRSA Rochester), he was recently honored with its Rising Star Award, which, as defined by the organization, "recognizes a public … Continue reading Alumnus Jim Mignano’s “Rising” PR Career Launched at Brockport
Kayla Green—It seems like just yesterday my sophomore year was beginning...but here we are in the last few weeks of the spring semester! This year has been amazing for me, but let's not jump the gun yet because I still have SO much more to do before I pack up and head home for the … Continue reading Second Half of Spring Semester
NancyLea Illsley—I am a transfer student from SUNY Delhi. I graduated with an Associate's in Business Administration. I decided I wanted to go to Brockport June of 2015, the summer before my sophomore year. I came to visit and brought my sister (she goes to Alfred State) and absolutely fell in love. There is so … Continue reading My Transfer Experience
Kayla Green—As seniors in high school, we are expected to apply to colleges, pick one to attend, and, arguably hardest of all, choose a major or field of study to pursue while we are there, leading to the career that we will spend our lives doing. No pressure, right? Wrong. I remember being extremely overwhelmed … Continue reading Un-Blurring the Line: School to Real Life
Alex Bill—There are a variety of skills that one is expected to gather whilst studying four years at college, but yet it tends to be the soft skills that most people find so daunting. While you may have the degree, the intelligence and the exhaustive list of extracurricular activities, often times the difference in scoring a … Continue reading Networking!? A Simple How-To.
Kayla Green—Hey everyone! I can't believe I am writing my final post for the semester — time has really flown by, hasn't it?! I just returned from Thanksgiving break and I must say I am so ready to finish these final 2 weeks and get a much-deserved longer break! I mentioned in my last post … Continue reading The Home Stretch!
Kayla Green—Hey everyone! It has been an awesome and busy month since I last wrote. I just got back into the swing of things after mid semester break and now we just have the home stretch until the end of the semester! Here's some updates about what I've been up to here at Brockport. I … Continue reading Midsemester Recap