Tag: stress

Advice to “Freshman Me”

Advice to “Freshman Me”

What I know as a senior at Brockport, What I wish I knew as a freshman

The Best Advice I’ve Received: It’s Not About the Setback, But the Comeback

The Best Advice I’ve Received: It’s Not About the Setback, But the Comeback

Kayla Green—As finals week begins and winter break becomes so close I can feel it, I find myself reflecting back on my semester. This has been a pivotal and emotional roller coaster of a semester for me, and in the end I have learned a lot about myself. Without getting into every detail, I took … Continue reading The Best Advice I’ve Received: It’s Not About the Setback, But the Comeback

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

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

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

Don’t Stress, Smile!

Don’t Stress, Smile!

NancyLea Illsley—Ever been so stressed you just want to break down or give up? Yeah, I've been there too. The final weeks of the semester will be here before we know it. Projects, papers, and presentations become due. We look at it now and go, "Oh I've got time!" — next thing we know it's … Continue reading Don’t Stress, Smile!

Leaving for Winter Break

Leaving for Winter Break

Alexis Marchitte—When it comes to college, winter break is a little different from high school. In high school you have a week off after Christmas, and that time is mostly used to do all the homework and projects you were assigned. In college, it's 6 full weeks of pure heaven. No homework, no roommates, no … Continue reading Leaving for Winter Break

My Top 5 Ways to Get Rid of Stress

My Top 5 Ways to Get Rid of Stress

Cat Mattis—The month of March has sure been a tough one. With midterms week, followed by spring break right in the middle, throwing off my momentum by getting me hooked on a new Netflix show. Then, coming back to school to be thrown into a week with a test, a quiz, a five-page paper, and … Continue reading My Top 5 Ways to Get Rid of Stress

Controlled Chaos

Controlled Chaos

Melissa Fischer—Two words come to mind when I think about the final weeks of the semester: controlled chaos. These final weeks are usually filled with lots of assignments and exams that finalize the semester and bring it to a close. With so much going on in such a small amount of time it’s easy to … Continue reading Controlled Chaos

Brockport: Senior Year.

Katelynn Groh—Hi friends!!! Sorry it has taken me so long to post! I'm just finally getting into the swing of things with my ever changing hours at the package room and my internship! That's right! Yours truly is interning at the American Red Cross, specifically Disaster Relief, for the full academic year! I am very … Continue reading Brockport: Senior Year.