Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Jenn GIsh

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Why International Travel Matters for Music Students: France Trip 2018

Even when the audience’s spoken language is different, music bridges the gap, said Mallorie Meyer, a member of the Saint Rose Chamber Choir who recently returned from the group’s trip to France. “Music students should experience time abroad, so that they are able to feel how limitless music is. It was so amazing to perform for audiences that could speak little…

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5 Things Every Transfer Student Should Do

Transferring to a new college can be a little scary. But the good news is you’re in a great position to make a really smart move for your life and your career. So as you contemplate this next move for yourself, here are some things you should do. 1. Make a list. If you’re looking to transfer, there’s a good…

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Why You Should Fill Out the FAFSA Today

  No matter what income background you come from, you should always file the FAFSA. It may seem as frustrating as trying to take the perfect selfie, but it is worth your time. Here are four reasons you should fill out the FAFSA today: Free money: You never know how much you may receive. Your family may experience changes, and…

Students unpacking a car at Saint Rose on move-in day in Fall 2017.

Five Ways to Feel More Prepared for College

Feeling prepared for college isn’t just about having the right size sheets for your dorm-room bed. Emotional and mental readiness is what will really help you sleep at night. The College of Saint Rose recently partnered with the JED Campus Program to support student well-being and mental health. With the help of JED’s Set To Go program, we came up…