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Emily’s Child Care Internship

Hi, Emily here for my first blog entry. I will be writing about my first internship I’ve had here at The College Experience.   My first internship was at the Jewish Community Center (JCC) after school program at Montessori Magnet School in Albany, NY. I have internship on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. I get there by…

Louis’ College Experience

Ever since arriving at the College of Saint Rose’s College Experience program on August 2014, I have learned a lot during my 2-year stay in Albany. While at my dorm, I’ve learned how to cook my own meals (even though technically I’ve learned how to do it from my mom), keep different parts in the…

Isaac’s Social Psychology Class

  My first blog entry is going to be about my class, Social Psychology. I like Social Psychology because I like learning about others feelings and how they will react to others. I would want to understand their personalities and why they always feel sad. I want to learn about what others are thinking of…

Meet the Bloggers!

This semester at The College Experience, students in our Self-Expression elective are learning how to write their very own blog entries. Students will be writing entries for our blog, as well as creating their own personal blogs on a number of different topics. Keep reading to learn more about the students who will be writing…

Resolving to Make Resolutions

– Written by Jesse Saperstein, College Experience Habilitation Liaison My colleague, Judy Hartley and I started off the second-to-last Morning Meeting with a topic relevant to the culmination of the Holiday Season – New Year’s Resolutions. I asked anyone in the class if they would be able to provide a definition.  An ambitious woman raised…

Decking the Halls

The holiday season is in full swing at the College Experience! Last weekend prior to Finals Week, students found some time to unwind by creating salt dough and cinnamon dough Christmas ornaments. Crafting can definitely be therapeutic!       Nice work, everyone! We hope to see some of those glittery ornaments hanging from our College…

Thanksgiving Advice

The following post is written by staff member, Jesse Saperstein. Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!   As the old and tired cliché goes, “Time really flies.”  It seems like yesterday I had my first days within the College Experience Program (CEP) last July and was listening to reasonable complaints about the brutal summer from the CEP students who…