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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…

Found: A Career, Adventures, and a River Otter

It has been about five months since I walked across stage in the Times Union Center, five months since I packed up my life and moved to Texas, and five months since I have seen my friends. Although reading that sentence may make it seem like I am setting this blog up to be sob story about being alone in The…

Falling for Fall CLASSIC, Classically!

So if you know anything about me, I am a person who loves to travel and I also love to take on leadership roles. Well, this past weekend was quite the combination pack for me as I got to do both of the things I love to do. FALL CLASSIC! happened over this past weekend, and I along with a…

Goals for the Year (Strose Goals)

As the upcoming semester rears its head once again, I cannot help but think of my sophomore campaign and how “successful” it was. You might have noticed the quotations, well as Hannah Montana, aka Miley Cyrus, would say, “Nobody’s perfect” and neither am I. I made a lot of mistakes and perhaps I’ve actually learned from them. I took some…

So long, farewell…

Freshman year has been a whirlwind of memories and introductions to best friends and essays galore. I’ve met so many wonderful people that have helped me grow as a person and become who I’m meant to be right now in this moment. Saint Rose’s welcoming atmosphere and welcoming community have made it easy for me to be comfortable, and easy…