New Beginnings for New Students

– Written by Jesse Saperstein, Habilitation Liaison It is finally a new school year and a new beginning. The last two weeks of August served as Orientation for The College Experience, and we welcomed new freshmen students. On August 15th, the newly minted seniors banded together with staff to help the new freshmen move into…

College Experience Semi-Formal

Written by Jesse Saperstein, Habilitation Liaison It is no secret that we keep the students of the College Experience Program (CEP) incredibly busy during each semester and Summer I session.  We expect a lot from our students, and it can seem like a lot of work as students must become adjusted to group living, being…

Summer Session in Full Swing!

We apologize for the blogging hiatus over the last month – The College Experience is a 12 month program so we’re still busy learning, working, volunteering, and socializing all summer long; we’ve just been way too busy to blog! The summer session is now in full swing, and for many staff and students, summer at Saint…

Clash of the Cooks!

Each spring semester as a culmination of all of the skills that freshmen learn in their cooking classes, students go head-to-head in a competition known as “Clash of the Cooks!” Each year, a new theme is chosen by staff – this year’s theme was “Quesadillas.” Then, using the theme, each cooking group works with their…

Lou’s Favorite College Experience Memories

  I’ve enjoyed my 2-year stay at the College Experience Program in Saint Rose; I’ve shared a lot of moments with my friends there. We attended some school events with them, we’ve pretty much done it all together. One of my favorite moments during out college experience was when we attended Saint Rose basketball games…

My Favorite College Experience Classes

-Post by Miranda This is my second blog entry for my The College Experience blog and I’m writing about my favorite teacher in “Self Expression” her name is Katie she taught me a lot in her class but I’m excited to learn more about blogs and how do you create them and I’m excited to…

Cooking Up Irish Magic at The College Experience

By Jesse A. Saperstein, Habilitation Liaison The best part about cooking classes at the College Experience Program is relishing in the fruits of one’s labors and the pride of the very tasty, culinary creations. On that note, it gives us great pleasure to post a photograph of Jordan, Christa, and Lauren holding out their Irish Soda…