Martha Donnelly—This semester I am taking Writer's Craft, which is a class that focuses on the books from the authors who are coming to the Writers Forum throughout the semester. It is held once a week on Wednesday nights from 630-930. So far we have read books written by Rachel Hall and Donna Kaz, who … Continue reading Writer’s Craft: An Interesting Look at the Writers Forum
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
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
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
Alex Bill—Dearest Reader/Recently Denied Applicant/Curious Beings, Today I am writing to help everyone out! I recently was denied from a really great internship that I was fairly confident about! It was a pretty defeating feeling to get that denial email. Yet, I am still standing! I am still here, tapping away at these keys on … Continue reading The Sting of Denial: Why didn’t it work out?
On February 13, Laura Moriarty came to campus for the first Writer's Forum of the semester. It was also my first time attending. I had wanted to go all last semester, but pesky work kept getting in the way. I was very excited to check it out and didn't quite know what to expect. I'll … Continue reading Writer’s Forum 1: Picture It