This is the first part of a blog feature that details my fraternity experience. Not sure how many parts there will be, but my best guess is two or three. I was spurred to write about my experience because of the recent news regarding fraternities within the past 12 months, most of it negative. I’m specifically speaking of the racist Read More

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More Farmingdale State College History

Welcome back my fabulous readers! How have you been? Previously, I had shown you a milk carton that I found in the Alumni relations office and told you what I found out about it. Well, this week I have another important part of United States history that is located on our campus. We have The Read More

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Studying Tips

Studying in advance is one things is students never want to hear, or do. It is easy to let our jobs, family and friends get in the way of the time that could be spent studying. However, after being on the side of both not properly studying and studying for a test, I am now Read More

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Success Academy Tours

Hey There Farmingdale! Today I had the opportunity to give tours of our wonderful campus to second grade students from the Success Academy in the city. These groups were a pleasure to have on our campus. They were all very well behaved and asked plenty of great questions about what our college is like, what we Read More

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A little bit of Farmingdale history

Hey there Farmingdale! How are my lovely readers today? So, my past two weeks have been absolutely crazy! Between midterms, projects, work study and the research project, I have been running around in a million different directions. This is my second semester of my junior year, so I figured I would be busy but not Read More

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10 Exam Prep Tips

Studying for an exam can be stressful, and hopefully these 10 tips can help you prepare and conquer your next exam! Walk Before An Exam – It has been proven that exercise can boost your memory and brain power, and it will give you some fresh air to feel prepped for the exam. Speak Out Read More

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A Little Southern City

                    Walking into a room where everyone is speaking a foreign language can be intimidating. Your thoughts begin to race as questions are asked: “What are they saying? Are they talking about me?” Immediately, you distance yourself from the group and reflect back to your language Read More

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How to Navigate Oasis

Farmingdale’s Oasis, also known as Online Administrative Student Information System, is where you go to pay your bill, register for classes, view your schedule, check your financial aid status, verify your personal information, and much more. For those that know how to navigate it, we have no problems, but you would be surprised how many Read More

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How to get involved as a commuter

My first year at Farmingdale I lived on campus because I played on the soccer team and it would’ve been way too hard to commute with the demanding soccer schedule. Being a part of the soccer team, meant we came to campus two weeks earlier than students who didn’t play a fall sport. Spending so Read More

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Tips to succeeding in College

Hey there again! As promised, here’s the next 5 tips to help you with your classes. Ask for help, everyone needs it       Everyone thinks that they can do it all by themselves but sometimes a little help goes a long way. Whether it’s a new set of eyes or a helpful critique, a friend Read More

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