Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Caroline Murray

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Graphic Design Student Finds Inspiration at Retirement Community

Birute Martjuchin grew up in communist Lithuania before escaping to Germany. Andy Chaidez was raised in the same orphanage as Marilyn Monroe. Louise Trancynger is a retired rock climber and motorcyclist. Walter Dackson is a Korean War veteran and avid art collector. These people and more are the participants of Saint Rose graphic design student Gabriela Gordon’s latest photography show,…

Club Focus: Q&A with CEO and President of Rose Record Label

Belinda Ligotino ’20, a music industry major, was the first junior to get elected CEO and president of the Rose Record Label. It’s a demanding job, but Ligotino is up for the challenge. As president, she runs board meetings, manages the artists, and ensures the label is on top of its game. Ligotino’s goal as this year’s president is to elevate…

5 Reasons to Visit Saint Rose for a Day

  You were recently accepted into The College of Saint Rose and now you’re dying to know what our “college life” is all about. You’ve read our blog posts (right?), watched our videos (right?), and listened to our counselors go on and on about how great our college is (right?). But, if you really want to know what all the…

Meet Ruby, the Counseling Center’s Furriest Employee

If you’re having a “ruff” day and want to de-stress, Ruby is your girl. Stop by the Counseling Center on Mondays from 3 to 5 p.m. to visit (cuddle) with this certified therapy dog. Her mom and volunteer, Phyllis Conley, said Ruby’s favorite activities include hanging out with people, giving handshakes, and dancing. There’s a lot to love about Ruby,…

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Where to Find Student Support Services in College

  Sometimes College-life sneaks up on you. One minute, you’re going to class, making new friends, joining the club baseball team, catching up on laundry, and then the next minute, you’re falling behind on coursework or feeling lonely. It happens. At Saint Rose, there’s a team of people here whose job it is to get you back on track and…