Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Irene Kim

The Challenges of Leading Responsibly in Business

  Business leaders are, more than ever, expected to make complex and time-critical decisions, often affecting the lives of many. For instance, a clothing manufacturer finds its Asian textile mills are polluting local streams and forcing underage seamstresses to work 14-hour days. “It’s easy to preach about doing the right thing, but it is a whole new ball game when those…

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting Grad School, Part 3

It’s a big commitment of time and energy, but graduate school can be an immensely rewarding experience. We continue our discussion with two Saint Rose graduate students, who share their tips for making the most of the experience and balancing graduate school with the rest of life’s responsibilities: Amy Carman G’19, who is earning her M.S. in Social Work, has…

Graduate students study together

What to Expect When You’re Expecting Grad School, Part 2

We continue our discussion with two graduate students, who share their thoughts and advice for successfully navigating graduate school: Amy Carman G’19, who is earning her M.S. in Social Work, has nearly 20 years of experience in construction management, and has an adult daughter Catherine Rodriguez G’17, who majored in computer art as an undergrad, recently completed her M.S. in…

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting Grad School, Part 1

Whether you’re a newly minted college graduate, a working parent, a military veteran, an international student, a career changer, or some combination of the above, you have a lot in common with your fellow graduate students. We asked two Saint Rose graduate students to share their insights: Amy Carman G’19, who is earning her M.S. in Social Work, has nearly…