Tag: Resident Assistant

Day in the Life of Shay Harris

Day in the Life of Shay Harris

Shay Harris—Last October I removed myself from social media. Five months later, I reinstalled Instagram so that I could stay connected with people I met during a trip to Connecticut--I could have shared my phone number, but that's super private to me. Since I'm not on platforms which "Day in the Life" typically operates on, … Continue reading Day in the Life of Shay Harris

The Best Advice I’ve Received: Love Yourself.

The Best Advice I’ve Received: Love Yourself.

Shay Harris—Before going to college I had this beautiful fantasy of what it would all look like. I envisioned purple grass, gold skies, and late nights tearing up the streets in a vehicle that would make Marvel’s Ghost Rider jealous. Now, all of that’s a lie, but I did have expectations—many of which were subverted. … Continue reading The Best Advice I’ve Received: Love Yourself.

Day in the Life

Day in the Life

Shay Harris—Better late than never, right? Traditionally, Day in the Life consists of us bloggers sharing the ins and outs of our lives through social media. However, I'm no longer on such platforms, so I'm being different by writing this post. So here's a brief rundown on what my day consisted of: 9:00 am - … Continue reading Day in the Life

Happy DITL!

Happy DITL!

Our "Day in the Life" coverage on Twitter (#bportlife) and Snapchat (@collegeatbport) is well underway! Follow the action throughout the day to get an inside look at what Brockport life is like for our students. Here's a peek at some of the goings-on so far. We'll post a full recap tomorrow! https://twitter.com/bport_Alexis/status/932474181916250112 https://twitter.com/bport_Eliza/status/932476592588288000 https://twitter.com/bport_Alexis/status/932479445205766144 https://twitter.com/KaylaGreen04/status/932619211171618816Continue reading Happy DITL!

Spreading LOVE and PRIDE, One Program At a Time

Spreading LOVE and PRIDE, One Program At a Time

Shay Harris—October is National LGBT History Month and as a Resident Assistant (RA) at The College at Brockport, I decided to do something special to celebrate this. Before my junior year ended, I brainstormed a list of programs I wanted to initiate during my third and final year as an RA. Among my list I … Continue reading Spreading LOVE and PRIDE, One Program At a Time

Everyone Wants You to Succeed

Everyone Wants You to Succeed

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

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!

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?”

A Timeline.

A Timeline.

Katelynn Groh—Well guys, it's happening. Tomorrow is the day that I've been looking forward to and working towards for the past 4 years. Graduation. With that, I thought I'd do a little timeline of my four years here...             Brockport, it's been a pleasure. Thank you for being everything I … Continue reading A Timeline.