Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Caroline Murray

College tips and resources that will prepare you for success

When you first arrive at college, your environment will feel … unfamiliar. Sure, you’ve toured the campus once or twice, but there is still a lot left to explore. Although it’s an exciting time in your life, let’s be frank, you might feel out of place. That’s why The College of Saint Rose teamed up with the JED Foundation, a nonprofit…

Nick Lanier, assistant director of veteran enrollment at Saint Rose

Tips for when veterans and civilians share a college classroom

As a veteran, I often joke that my military experience is hard-coded into my genetic makeup. It’s become an undeniable part of me – but please remember that it does not define me. OK, so I don’t like going to the movies because, as soon as the lights go out, I’m aware of every single noise and movement in the…

Tips for living with a college roommate

Sharing a dorm room with someone for the first time is much like a first date – it’s a little awkward, and you don’t always know what to expect. But unlike a first date, you’re going to live with this person for the foreseeable future – so you might want to prepare a little more than just finding a clean…

Daria Lee '19 with children.

Saint Rose Service Trip to Guatemala Serves Many Purposes

As the 2018 spring semester came to a close and students were busy making summer plans to visit beach towns and cookouts, one group of students at The College of Saint Rose was busy preparing for a service trip to Guatemala. Some of the students never before visited Central America, while others were returning to a place they grew to…

Caleb next to the target dog

Target Internship Opportunity offers Saint Rose Business Students Bright Future

Target is known for its good deals, smart ads, friendly employees, and dazzling retail stores. For one Saint Rose student, however, Target is more than an iconic megastore: It’s an incredible internship opportunity that allows him to apply what he’s learning in his management classes. Recently, Caleb Gregg ’19, a Management major, secured an exclusive internship opportunity at Target, where…