Tag: community service

#StroseNOLA – Our Alternative Spring Break Experience

Hello Saint Rose! This blog is going to be a little different, so bear with me. Recently, I had the amazing opportunity to return to New Orleans, LA for an Alternative Spring Break (ASB) trip with a group of amazing Saint Rose students and staff leaders. While in New Orleans, our group was working with a non-profit organization called Lowernine.org,…

Thank You for all you do, Saint Rose

It’s no secret that the buzz of campus has been the recent announcement of programs and faculty getting cut from our community. As someone in one of the programs being affected, this is news that certainly hits home on a personal level. However, I have shed enough tears about this issue, and it is time to bring some light back…

Good to know: PB&Jams: sticky fingers, sweet rewards

  The fifth edition of PB& Jams had more of everything: More volunteer help, more community support and, most important, more sandwiches to serve to people in need in the Capital Region. “We made 3,594 sandwiches.” said Ellen Praught, a Saint Rose sophomore who co- chaired the annual student-centric marathon held earlier this month. “There are 3,000 homeless people in…