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Saint Rose Education Faculty Offer Next Steps for New Teachers

One said she was two months behind grading papers. Another said he found it difficult to restore order from the chaos. A third was overwhelmed by the constant emails from parents. “So overall, how’s my first year of teaching going?” one new educator asked rhetorically. “I’m alive.” Each month during the school year, new teachers get some pointers – and…

Michael Levi at commencement conducting his final performance

One Last Chat With Retiring Professor Michael Levi

  Saturday’s commencement, the 96th annual for Saint Rose, was the 21st and final for Professor Michael Levi, conductor of the Saint Rose Chamber Choir, who is retiring. Levi has guided hundreds of singers to become educators, performers, promoters, publishers, and producers of music. Colleagues praised his support of his students, and his musicianship. They said that he established a…

Student graduation cap that says "I did this for you"

Saint Rose Seniors Look Back On College, Offer Advice

We’re not exaggerating when we say that your time at college will fly by. Before you know it, you will prepare to walk across the stage and receive your diploma. Whether you’re an undergraduate or graduate student, the years seem to pass by in a blur, as you gather memories, friendships, and life experiences along the way. In preparation for…

Study Before the Kids Wake up and Other Tips from Saint Rose Graduate Students

Classes have ended for the year — for Saint Rose undergraduate students, that is. For many grad students, school continues through the summer — along with family commitments and work. How do they fit it all in? We asked some of our grad students for their best practices for studying, including do’s and don’t’s learned through experience. As one of…

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Sustainability Hacks for Students

If you’re like many of us, you want to reduce your carbon footprint, but aren’t sure where to start. Nearly every day there’s a news story about the devastating effects of climate change, ocean pollution, or land degradation -— it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. The good news: We can all make a difference. Each of us may not be able…