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Tales From the Archives: Teaching Stars

  Professor John F. McGrath taught Chemistry and Natural Science at Saint Rose from 1961 to 1991. Professor McGrath was a World War II veteran and a graduate of Siena College. When he began teaching at Saint Rose he was one in a hand full of male professors.  In this 1963 photo, Professor McGrath takes his astronomy class to the…

Recommendation Letters

Asking someone to write you a recommendation letter is possibly one of the most awkward things there is to do in life- or at least it is in my opinion. This is simply because you are essentially asking someone to brag about you in order to get something in return like a job or internship. Just this semester I have…

Is Saint Rose right for you?

As a tour guide and 2-time Orientation Leader, I’ve answered hundreds of questions about life at Saint Rose, my experiences, and college life in general. Lately, upon hearing that I am graduating in May, they have asked what are your plans for next year? It’s been about 4 years since I received my acceptance letter from Saint Rose and time…