Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Jane Gottlieb

Good to Know is a series of posts about Saint Rose, academic and otherwise. Writer Jane Gottlieb works in the Office of Public Relations and Strategic Communications.

Student with backpack

Getting Ready for College Senior Year

You’re just a high school kid, but people keep calling you a “rising senior” and asking what you “plan to do.” But it’s summer and your thoughts largely center on asking to use the car, getting to work, a friend’s house, or the beach. What’s with all the questions? By now you have a stock answer: “Going to college to study…

Mason standing with a research project

Home again: Top Saint Rose Forensic Psychology Student to Continue his Research in Grad School – at Saint Rose

Mason Tallman ’19, a Saint Rose forensic psychology major, recently graduated cum laude with a 3.6 GPA. The School of Mathematics and Sciences named him the year’s Outstanding Senior. Tallman also earned the Donna L. Reittinger Award recognizing his research. He won a Psi Chi International Honor Society Regional Research Award for his poster titled “Perceptions of Mental Illness in…

Professor Drey Martone and Saint Rose President Carolyn J. Stefanco

Dr. Drey Martone: A Professor Who Is Always Learning

  Last spring, Saint Rose graduate student Drey Martone spent six weeks student teaching full time at the Albany School of Humanities. Her supervisor, Associate Professor of Special Education Susan DeLuke, made regular observations. The progression was pretty typical: “The first lesson she saw did not go great. I’d just met the students,” recalls Martone, of an ELA unit in…

Students in faculty studying abroad holding Saint Rose banner

Students on Faculty-Led Trip to Spain, Morocco, and Portugal Share their Insights in Two Languages

Dr. Silvia Mejía, chair of Department of World Languages and Cultures,  just wound down a two-week trip with students to Spain, Morocco, and Portugal retracing the steps of the protagonist in the book “El tiempo entre costuras.” Set around the time of the Spanish Civil War, the novel was adapted into a television series called “The Time in Between.” As…

Saint Rose Education Faculty Offer Next Steps for New Teachers

One said she was two months behind grading papers. Another said he found it difficult to restore order from the chaos. A third was overwhelmed by the constant emails from parents. “So overall, how’s my first year of teaching going?” one new educator asked rhetorically. “I’m alive.” Each month during the school year, new teachers get some pointers – and…