Staff and students piled in the CDTA buses on the afternoon of December 13, for some Holiday Shopping at the massive Crossgates Mall, a short ride from campus. Students employed their budgeting skills and were assisted by staff when necessary on how much to buy.
David recently visited the campus of Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY on the date of Thursday, November 29, 2018 to deliver a lecture to the classes of Children with Disabilities and Understanding Autism.
The College Experience is pleased to welcome Allison Fuller to our team as a full-time social worker for the students. We are very excited that Allison has come aboard to work with our talented students on these challenges that come with being a college student.
One of our alumni, Jose visited the American Red Cross where he is in the process of applying to become a new volunteer. Casey Garvey who is one of the coordinators was kind enough to provide a tour of the premises, and a regular volunteer named, Margaret also showed him the ropes.
College Experience staff, Jennifer Richard and Jesse Saperstein, had the privilege of enjoying lunch with Heather Kuzmich at The Standard Restaurant. Heather is a former contestant on America’s Next Top Model with Asperger’s syndrome.
The students of the College Experience have been cherishing the horror-saturated joys of Halloween all week long! Some of the students chose to open up their dorm room to host a Halloween party compete with music and dancing. Costumes were optional but fun was mandatory!
On Saturday, October 27, 2018 two alumni of the College Experience enjoyed an adventure to the City of Kingston, to attend a gathering of the Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership (GRASP).
The ancient spirit of All Hallow’s Eve is alive and well here at the College Experience. On the afternoon of Sunday, October 28, 2018 four students traveled to the Palace Theatre for a special Family Day Showing of the 1993 Halloween classic, “Hocus Pocus”.
We happily present to you an image of freshman student Dan in his dorm area and one of his many culinary concoctions created so far during the fall semester.
The College Experience wishes to offer their heartfelt, congratulatory wishes to David Lieberman who has just been selected to join his former staff members and teachers as their new colleague! This is the first time in the thirteen year history of the College Experience that an alumnus is now an official staff member.