Bringing It Home – The Saint Rose Blog

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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…

Baseball, Smack Talk, and Victory

This past weekend I rolled out with The Student Events Board (SEB) to attend the Yankees vs. Red Sox baseball game. SEB puts on a bunch of different activities throughout the year and a portion of them are trips to various parts of the eastern seaboard. So when I saw that I could go to Yankee Stadium for $10 to…

Radically Adventurous- Meet RA Alex Wheeler

Name and Location: Alexander Wheeler, 188 Partridge Class Year: Junior Major: English Hometown: Elmira, NY Reason for becoming an RA: I felt that it could push me out of my comfort zone to help build better character within myself. Favorite thing about the job: The people that I work with. Most memorable RA moment: Any moment having to do with being in Zone 2 in the…

Wanderlust: (n) A strong desire to travel.

Ciao Everyone! I hope the semester is going well. I’m about three weeks into my classes and couldn’t be more excited to share my progress with you! This experience has been incredibly eye opening. Living in a new culture, learning a new language, and becoming accustomed to the subtle differences between Italy and America has already impacted me. The culture…

Athens- “It was eventful.”

My time in Athens was eventful to say the least. Traveling on the discount airline, Ryan Air, was a slow burning torture. The cramped seats, mixed with hot air and constant interruptions by staff, made the round trip ever so dreadful. After landing in Athens, our group of seven was quickly separated. Lovely, right? The bus, meant to transport us…