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Good to know: Saint Rose commencement 2016, some excerpts

An enduring mission in a global world At its 93rd annual commencement Saturday, May 14, The College of Saint Rose celebrated its enduring mission, while graduates were urged to embrace global understanding. “The first sisters had only the city for their world. You have the world for your city,” said Sister Katherine Hanley, CSJ, who earned an honorary doctorate and…

Good to know: A student’s eloquent words net Saint Rose writing prize, graduate school assistantship

In a paper for his Social Ideology and Early Modern Drama class, Nicholas Sanders argued that men portrayed in Renaissance literature often suffered especially miserable fates. In a paper for his creative non-fiction class, he wrote about the woman across the street re-imagined as a witch, and recounted the similarities between the history of Salem and his own town, Colonie,…

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…

Good to Know: Saint Rose Mock Trial Team scores big in regional tournament

Was it bribery or was it entrapment? Either way, the Saint Rose Mock Trial Team was convincing Last spring, the Midland State Police Department charged a businessman and a local gambling commissioner with entering into a bribe in order to procure the commissioner’s support for a casino license. The accused men acknowledge that money changed hands – but they called…

Good to know: Midnight Eats: not just burgers and fries

There is a new late-night place to grab a bite at The College of Saint Rose. And students got to select the name – Midnight Eats Grill – and choose the menu, a line-up of dishes that goes well beyond burgers and fries. Margherita flatbread pizza, pulled pork ciabatta, vegetarian nachos, bistro haddock sliders, chicken wings and sweet potato fries…