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Good to know: Saint Rose brought her to Romania, a Fulbright is bringing her back

“I just want to know what’s out there,” Priscilla Ly, December ’15   As a Saint Rose student, Priscilla Ly helped organize a conference on human rights and a student semi-formal dance. She headed the Student Events Board and the Philosophy Club, co-chaired “Social Justice Week,” moderated the Student Ethics Forum and worked with the Office of Spiritual Life. She…

Good to know: Study courses highlight social ills, and remedies, in Romania; the Netherlands

Saint Rose students travel far and wide to learn about social issues – poverty, mental illness, geriatric care – that are universal. Now, the College social work department is extending its grasp with a course and overseas study trip that looks at homelessness in post-communist Romania. “It’s about the disintegration of government there. The political and economic institutions have collapsed,”…