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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 “I have four unpublished novels in my shelves and files,” observed the…

Greetings from Post-Graduate Life!

HELLO SAINT ROSE BLOG! I know you’ve missed me! 🙂 If you do not know who I am or remember who I am, check out my blog page and read some of my past work. Up until May 2014, I was an avid blogger who loved to do nothing more but to write about music, this College, and my dreams…

International Adventures with Alumna Kelly Hoehn pt.1

Kelly Hoehn is a double alumna of the College graduating with a Bachelor’s in Childhood Education in 2007 and her Master’s in Literacy in 2008.  In this blog “mini-series” Kelly will share the details of her experience teaching internationally in Qatar.  This post discusses Kelly’s decision to leave a great job in the States for an exciting new opportunity.   So,…

Navigating the Education Job Search with Amie Walter ’13

We know that there are a lot of education majors out there and maybe, just maybe, this will help you! I recently got in contact with Amie Walter a 2013 English Adolescence Education alumna who just landed a job at Middletown Enlarged City School District in Middletown, NY as a 6th and 7th grade ELA teacher. Amie talked about how…

Good to Know: Maureen Conroy ’72, math major with a stellar story

Here’s a good lesson for who was ever really, really good at one thing and really, really interested in another: You can use one to get to the other. Case in point is Maureen Conroy, a gifted math student and fan of space exploration who landed in a field that combines both, as a software designer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center…