Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

Category: Alumni

Good to know: Hollis Seamon’s next chapter

After 31 years on the Saint Rose English faculty, Hollis Seamon was retiring. So as classes were winding down and final papers being submitted, the professor also had many, many boxes to pack up and loads of old files to discard from her spacious office in Dolan Hall. “I have four unpublished novels in my shelves and files,” observed the…

Good to know: We are all athletes

People don’t go out and exercise in order to look like other people. They do it to stay healthy, feel good and look good. And they like to wear things that make them look and feel good while they are doing it. But there was Andrea Kuchinski ’06 once again, buying a frumpy men’s T-shirt to wear at the gym…

Golden Knight Spotlight: Michael Benson

Golden Knight Spotlight is a student-athlete profile series run by Alexander Lawrence ’18 in coordination with Golden Knights Athletics staff.   Michael Benson Sport: Track and Field (Sprinter/hurdler/ jumper) Hometown: Amityville, NY Class Year: 2016 Major: Communications (Film and New Media) Favorite study spot: The library Favorite food: Chicken broccoli pizza One interesting fact about yourself: I played soccer for 16…

Graduation: What I Wish I Understood

This time last year I was an apprehensive senior well on her way to graduating. I was scared of leaving behind the life that I had spent the past four years creating, I was worried that when I moved away my friends would forget about me, and I was absolutely terrified that walking across the graduation stage would mean that…

New Semester, New Beginnings: A Reflection

Hi Everyone- It’s been almost one whole year since I’ve posted and I feel absolutely guilty for not contributing more over the past year. 2015 was a whirlwind for me. I finished my first full year teaching in New York City and I am happy to continue working with such amazing students and staff. 2016 has been good, thus far,…