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Pedro with his family

Advice for Sending your Student to College: Resist the Urge to Help

  Fellow parents and families, I wanted to share with you a few heartfelt thoughts of encouragement as your students begin their journeys at Saint Rose. My wife and I are Saint Rose parents. Two years ago, at this time of year, we saw our firstborn son Marcos begin his own Saint Rose journey. As we watched him walk through…

Saint Rose Communications Grad Jackson Murphy ’20 on Lights, Cameras, and College

  By the time he arrived at Saint Rose as a first-year student, Jackson Murphy had won a New York Emmy for his film commentary, appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” twice, and considered Roger Ebert and Regis Philbin his idols. The Rensselaer County native got his start at age seven, providing reviews for Radio Disney. He kept…

A First-Year Student’s Guide to Success This Fall

  At Saint Rose, we understand that your first year at college is a huge transition. For some students, it is their first time living independently and managing an academic schedule on their own. In the age of the global pandemic, this pressure can feel that much more overwhelming — we understand. No matter what the world looks like this…

Kyle Humphreys at his desk

Saint Rose Communications Grad Presents Undergraduate Research at International Conference

A recent Saint Rose graduate had the opportunity to present his undergraduate research at the 70th Annual International Communication Association (ICA) Conference, an international forum for communications scholars, which took place May 20 through May 27.  Of those who submitted entries, only 44% were accepted into the conference. Kyle Humphreys ‘20, a communications major with a concentration in critical media…

Patrick Jokiel

Saint Rose Faculty Showcase Creativity During Remote Learning

When we realized that all of our students would have to move immediately to remote learning, we asked a few Saint Rose faculty to share some coursework they created to teach students who are no longer in the classroom. From a peaceful walk in the woods, to a step-by-step chemistry lab experiment, to impressive drum licks, the content they created…