Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Courtney Carr

Personally, I have an obsession with travel, it’s my dream to be on SNL, and I am strictly opposed to the typical. In relation to the blog it may be useful to know that I graduated from Saint Rose in 2015 with a double concentration in communications. While at Saint Rose I was really involved and wouldn’t have wanted it any other way. Nowadays you can find me living in Houston, Texas working in the PR world and trying to figure out just what to do in the “real world.”

Graduation: What I Wish I Understood

This time last year I was an apprehensive senior well on her way to graduating. I was scared of leaving behind the life that I had spent the past four years creating, I was worried that when I moved away my friends would forget about me, and I was absolutely terrified that walking across the graduation stage would mean that…

Found: A Career, Adventures, and a River Otter

It has been about five months since I walked across stage in the Times Union Center, five months since I packed up my life and moved to Texas, and five months since I have seen my friends. Although reading that sentence may make it seem like I am setting this blog up to be sob story about being alone in The…

Out With the Old, in With the New?

Hey freshmen, freshies, new blood, etc, You don’t know me but I know you. At face value that sounds a little creepy but in actuality I know more about you than knowing your name or random fun facts. You’re the newly minted adults that are about to start the next chapter of your lives in an unfamiliar place. Right now if…

Hallway Sports and 3AM Lock Outs: They’re Worth It

Before I wanted to enter the public relations or journalism world I wanted to be a teacher. Specifically, I wanted to teach elementary school because that is when I started to actually enjoy learning and remember reading books by flashlight after I was supposed to be asleep. Up until high school I would picture myself standing at an overhead projector…