Tag: summer

Welcome Back to a New Year!

Martha Donnelly—Hello, again! I am back to writing on this blog twice a month to give you insight into my life here at The College at Brockport. It is the end of August and classes are in full swing now for the Fall semester which is crazy to me. I don't know about anyone else … Continue reading Welcome Back to a New Year!

Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

NancyLea Illsley—We've got a little over a month left of summer now, and we are all at different points in our lives. There are some of us that feel like we've been stuck in the same rut since school ended two months ago. Others of us have been trying to have as much fun as … Continue reading Using the Rest of Your Summer Efficiently

Indescribable: My Study Abroad Experience

Indescribable: My Study Abroad Experience

Kayla Green—Europe is indescribable. It's breathtaking, captivating, colorful, and exciting. It's everything. Despite my inability to describe it in simply words, I'm going to try, because it was the best experience of my life. Ever since I was a prospective student at Brockport, I heard all talk about the study abroad program. How it's the … Continue reading Indescribable: My Study Abroad Experience

Brockport’s Best Days

Brockport’s Best Days

Luke Bennett—As this semester reaches the point where most students come to the realization that we are almost in the Summer months, a few of my favorite days are quickly coming and going. This is that time of the year where those sunny, upstate New York afternoons begin to become commonplace. I am not saying … Continue reading Brockport’s Best Days

Wes Moore

Wes Moore

Eliza Zachowicz—At this year's Diversity Conference, The College at Brockport was graced with the presence of Wes Moore, author of our summer reading assignment, The Work. Moore was set to give the afternoon keynote address and honestly, it was breathtaking. Moore told many stories of his life, keeping the audience captivated, as his voice alone was that … Continue reading Wes Moore

From Summer to Sophomore

From Summer to Sophomore

Kayla Green—Welcome back everyone! Another school year is upon us, and while my semester has been going excellently so far, I would love to share some highlights from my summer with you guys. At the very beginning of the summer, I saw my all-time favorite singer, performer, and person, Carrie Underwood, live in concert in … Continue reading From Summer to Sophomore

Summer Adventures Behind Me and Patiently Awaiting the Fall Weather

Summer Adventures Behind Me and Patiently Awaiting the Fall Weather

Cat Mattis—Summer was absolutely amazing! I had so much fun catching up with my friends after not seeing them for months! I was worried it would not be the same after college and everyone would change, but I was worried about nothing! My friends were just as perfect as they had always been! My friends and I … Continue reading Summer Adventures Behind Me and Patiently Awaiting the Fall Weather

Almost Done…But Looking Ahead

Almost Done…But Looking Ahead

Kayla Green—Hey everyone! I can't even believe I am only here at Brockport for 3 more weeks and then it'll be summer! This semester has flown by and I have so much going on in these last few weeks. But first, let me recap what has been going on with me. On April 6th, I … Continue reading Almost Done…But Looking Ahead

Post Spring Break Blues

Post Spring Break Blues

Marie Fischer—Hey everybody! It sure has been awhile, but it seems to me that my body is slowly, but surely, adjusting back to the college grind. Where do I even begin? Well how about spring break! I was super lucky that over spring break  my dad had agreed to take a couple of days off … Continue reading Post Spring Break Blues