Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Author: Brendan Peo

I am a dual graduate of The College of Saint Rose, obtaining my B.S. in Childhood Education/ Special Education in 2012 and my MS.Ed in Professional Special Education in 2013. In my free time, I love to travel and experience new things. I am an avid skier and concert goer.

“Sweet Summertime…”

Hi Everyone! I’m just checking in and hoping everyone is enjoying their summer. As many of you know, I “wear many hats” here at Saint Rose. I am still in Albany, working at ITS for the summer, as well as taking a grad class. I am also volunteering in the Office of Parent and Family Relations for Parent Orientation 2013.…

A Semester Reflection

Another semester ends and I find myself wondering where the time went. It feels like yesterday that I was complaining about the snow and ridiculously cold temperatures. Spring is not only a transitional season for weather, but also for The College of Saint Rose. As commencement inches closer, so does the college’s transition into summer. This entails a quieter campus, some…

Boston: A Reflection

Over the past week, the country focused its attention on the happenings of the City of Boston. We watched the images of the blasts at the marathon, the scenes of police officers and EMS personnel helping those who were injured, and ultimately realizing that lives were taken because of such egregious violence against humanity. The City of Boston, the Commonwealth…

Philanthropy

The great thing about life is that you are exposed to so many different people, places, and events. One of my best friends attends Penn State University and each year, they host a dance marathon, more commonly referred to as THON. The purpose is to raise money for pediatric cancer research for the Penn State Hershey Medical Center, as well…

Emotional Behavior Disorders… I’m INTRIGUED!

It feels like yesterday that I was on break and at home relaxing. Reality gave me a nice kick in the butt yesterday, when I realized I had tons of homework and a research assignment to complete! However this semester, I am taking a course on Emotional Behavior Disorders as part of my Professional Special Education Program and I am…