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Life As A “Commuter” Student: Summer Classes

Hey readers!  You all know that the “typical” college experience consists of eight semesters: 4 in the fall, 4 in the spring.  Not everyone is so lucky to stick to this layout.  Some students need to take courses over the summer in order to graduate on time.  Why do I bring this up?  Well, it has recently come to my…

Life as a “Commuter” Student: The Drive

When I first got my driver’s license I never imagined that I would feel bored driving.  The feeling of being in control of the vehicle out on your own for the first time is incredibly liberating!  But when you start to drive several hours along the same route home and back, you lose that feeling of freedom.  Rather, the car…

Life as a “Commuter” Student: Home

Hello readers!  Have you checked out my intro post yet?  If you have, you’d know that I’m a commuter here at The College of Saint Rose.  My situation is kind of unique, though.  I stay with a couple friends at their apartment in Albany during the week.  On Friday nights or Saturday mornings, I drive a good 40 miles north…