Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Maria Hartz

What up, Saint Rose?! My name is Maria, and I’m a junior Spanish adolescent education major from Scotia, NY. I am a Resident Assistant, the Vice President of our Student Events Board, and most recently, an Online Ambassador! I am living the dream as a Saint Rose student each and every day, so check out my blog for my look into the Saint Rose community!

Hello From the Other Side…of the RA Selection Process

If you told me a year and a half ago that I would be hired as a Resident Assistant, love my job, and even be placed on the Selection Committee helping to hire new Resident Assistants, I would have told you were crazy. And yet, here I am; third semester as an RA, and helping to select new RA’s from…

New Year, New Me…Or Something Like That

Well here we are friends, about a month into a new year, and a new semester is officially in full swing. I am someone proud to say that I have the unpopular opinion that I think New Year’s Resolutions are kind of pointless, especially for myself. I never seem to be able to stick to them. And let’s be real,…

Thank You for all you do, Saint Rose

It’s no secret that the buzz of campus has been the recent announcement of programs and faculty getting cut from our community. As someone in one of the programs being affected, this is news that certainly hits home on a personal level. However, I have shed enough tears about this issue, and it is time to bring some light back…

My Look Into Poverty

You might have heard some buzz around campus this past week in regards to a couple events to raise awareness about poverty and homelessness in the Albany area and across our country. The Office of Spiritual Life is very familiar for Social Justice Month, but these events were a way to further promote awareness and educate the Saint Rose community…

We’re Halfway There!

Well friends, we’ve made it halfway through the semester. With Advisement Day just around the corner, I thought this would be a good time to remind everyone (and myself) to take a few deep breaths, start buckling down on some homework, and remember that we are only 3 weeks away from Thanksgiving break! It’s no secret that midterm time brings…