College Experience Move-In Day 2019

Move-In Day 2019

On Monday, August 19, 2019 the incoming seniors and new alumni banded together with the task of welcoming the incoming students to their new homes. We are proud of our program participants for volunteering to take on staff-like roles as they unloaded the belongings of the new students and showed them their new rooms.

David Lieberman College Experience

David Lieberman’s Busy Saturday

To say that David Lieberman had a productive and exciting day on Saturday, August 17, 2019 is an epic understatement! David started by being transported to an American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Guilderland YMCA by one of his co-workers, Jesse Saperstein at the College Experience.

Kindness Rocks Project College Experience

Kindness Rocks Project

In order to properly welcome the incoming freshmen students, our current seniors got to work on the Kindness Rocks Project on the date of Thursday, August 15, 2019 under the artistic instruction of Fern Pivar who runs our Entrepreneur class and advises the Phat Dog Treats business that is manned by the students.

Summer Exchange Semi-Formal Fiesta

Summer Exchange Semi-Formal Fiesta

It is always so special when alumni, current students, new participants, and staff unite for one explosive frenzy of celebration! Work is put on a back burner and everybody is able to cut-loose while dancing to our favorite music. This was truly the case during the Summer Exchange Semi-Formal on the evening of Friday, July 19, 2019 at the Elks Club only a short walk away from the student residences.

College Experience Character Strengths Love

Nick Defines the Trait of “Love”

Our full-time social worker, Allison Fuller created a brand new class with the assistance of her interns, Zhixin and Elaine. The class is called, “Character Strengths,” which rages against perceptions created by society that there is always going to be something wrong with us that has to be fixed.

College Experience Mohawk Harbor Electric City

Alumni Explore the Electric City

The Alumni Activities Club of the College Experience recently traveled to Puzzles Cafe and Bakery in Schenectady, NY followed by the Rivers Casino down the street where they engaged in some light and “responsible” gambling. Rob Corso, Bill Fitzpatrick, Jessica Lewis, and Jose Galvez were transported by their staff on this trip planned by the Alumni Activities Club.