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Five Things Every Student Athlete Should Know

Hi there, I’m Isa! I’m a student athlete here at the College of Saint Rose, playing for our Women’s Basketball team. Today, I’m here to share five tips that will help you in your time as a student athlete. I hope this advice helps you the same way it has helped me!  ENJOY THE RIDE AND BE PRESENT  Practices, film,…

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Top podcasts on campus

With the exponential growth of media usage as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, podcasts have seen a rapid increase in user engagement. Experts may think podcasts are a thing of the past and not in tune with current media trends, but they would be wrong. Here at Saint Rose, podcasts are still going strong. Some students listen for entertainment,…

David Newell and Matt Latiolais

David Newell: A remembrance for a member of our College community

David Newell had a robust career in real estate and civic leadership. Matt Latiolais was a woodworker preparing to start a Christmas tree farm. Newell was Albany born and raised; Latiolais, 26 years younger, a Louisiana native. Their paths crossed at Saint Rose, where for the better part of a decade they worked side by side, and alongside others, to…


4 Tips for holiday shopping on a college student budget

‘Tis the season of giving, and spending. There’s no need to stress out or blow your budget. Follow these easy tips to keep your gift-giving in check this year.  Go thrifting: From antique jewelry to amazing fashion finds, your local thrift store is filled with quirky and unique gift ideas. You may even find designer items at a fraction of the…

Students studying

5 Strategies to prepare for finals

It’s official. Finals are headed this way. There’s so much to learn, remember, and organize. Don’t worry, we have your back with five solid study tips to help reduce stress and boost that GPA! 1. Organize a group study session, socially distanced of course. Learning from others is a great way to get a fresh take on the material. Use…