Tag: self-reflection

Finding your way through Sorority Recruitment

Finding your way through Sorority Recruitment

Marie Fischer—In the sorority world here at Brockport, it's been a crazy hectic time. We just finished out our formal recruitment and last night we officially welcomed in 17 new members into our sorority. For me, it's been a wild weekend thinking about how I'm officially two years old in sorority time, making me one of the … Continue reading Finding your way through Sorority Recruitment

Eating Alone: The Truth.

Eating Alone: The Truth.

Eliza Zachowicz—As a Junior in college, I am almost embarrassed to say this. But, until yesterday, I had never eaten alone in the dining hall. This may come as a shock to some or all of you, because it isn't abnormal to eat alone, this was just something I was afraid of doing. Don't get … Continue reading Eating Alone: The Truth.

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.

The Best Advice I’ve Received: The Double S

The Best Advice I’ve Received: The Double S

Eliza Zachowicz—Since I began college in 2015, I have accumulated knowledge on multiple topics including work, weather, easy shortcuts, how to get the word count, how American Sign Language became a language, and miscellaneous film facts and director tricks. However, the most important thing I learned about was myself and how to take care of … Continue reading The Best Advice I’ve Received: The Double S

Year Three: 5 Things Junior Year Has Taught Me

Year Three: 5 Things Junior Year Has Taught Me

  Shay Harris—As my third year comes to an end, I've been reflecting on the 2016-2017 school year. In doing so, here are a few lessons that I've learned a lot from: Do things that scare you. This school year I was able to present some research at Brockport's Diversity Conference. My presentation was on the lack … Continue reading Year Three: 5 Things Junior Year Has Taught Me

Enjoying My Own Company

Enjoying My Own Company

Shay Harris—This past Spring Break I returned home to New York City for a much needed reprieve. I hadn't been home since New Year's Day and REALLY missed home — my family, cat, and the oh so wonderful food. Now, I'm the type of person who's always trying to improve himself. Before leaving campus, I … Continue reading Enjoying My Own Company