Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Ashlie Garcia

Hi, guys! I’m Ashlie– a communications major and senior here at The College of Saint Rose. I’m a New York City girl looking to make it in the PR world. Food is my passion and I might be just a tad bit obsessed with Twitter. I love to blog, so I hope you all enjoy reading my posts!

A Word of Advice: End of the Semester Edition

As the semester comes to an end, stress levels skyrocket, sleep time drastically decreases, and the demand for coffee goes through the roof. Students gear up to spend 3/4 of their time in the library; listening to pages flip frantically, computer keys typing away, and the occasional emotional breakdown. We’ve all been there, done that– and with experience comes different…

Extracurricu-what?!

Holy moly, guys!It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted anything but I am finally back up and running. I’ve been a busy bee. This week, I will be talking about extracurricular activities and how important they are during your academic career. Enjoy! I can hear my high school guidance counselor’s voice echoing in my head over and over again:…

A bump on the road to graduation

As many of you may know, not everyone graduates college on time. Whether it is because of a lack of credits, past mistakes, failed or withdrawn classes, etc., some students may need to come back for a semester or even a full year. The first thing we do is panic and feel like our lives are turning upside down. We…

How to make the best out of your snow day

Whoa, rosebuds! Can you believe we’ve had so many snow days so quickly? We’ve had the best (and worst) luck with the snow this season. Although it is great to be able to stay at home, watch movies, and lounge around all day, the two feet of snow surrounding my house is not so great. I’ve had to climb snow…