Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Caroline Murray

ETA Announcement

Are you eligible for the NYS Enhanced Tuition Award?

Good news – for the second year, The College of Saint Rose has opted in to New York State’s Enhanced Tuition Awards program, which provides up to $6,000 in tuition assistance annually to eligible in-state students who are selected for the award. For the 2017-2018 academic year, 217 Saint Rose students received $691,764 in ETA funding to date with Saint…

Book cover for "Shine While You Dine," a business etiquette book.

Tips on Business Etiquette for College Students (and Anyone)

When you hear the words “dining etiquette,” what images spring to mind? Talking with your mouth full? Drinking tea with a raised pinky? What about pulling out your cellphone in the middle of a business lunch? “Etiquette is simply appropriate behavior: appropriate specific to person, place, and purpose,” says Robert A. Shutt G’92, author of “Shine While You Dine” and…

The Sabor Latino Founders

First Latino Organization on Campus Keeps Tradition Alive

On a recent Thursday evening, inside a dimly lit gymnasium at a nearby school, Keneth Ribot ’18 led a group of students, standing in pairs, through a difficult piece of choreography. He demonstrated the first four counts of the dance, pushing and pulling his dance partner to the beat of the music – “Déjà vu,” by Shakira and Prince Royce.…

6 Questions to Ask While Visiting a College Campus

Scheduling a visit is a great way to get to know where you might be spending at least the next four years of your life. At Saint Rose, we hold events like Accepted Student Days and Open House, where prospective students and their families visit campus, meet with professors, mingle with other prospective students, and eat (tasty) food. There’s a lot…