Wrapping Up Freshman Year

With the long awaited arrival of summer comes the bittersweet ending of Freshman year. Classes, clubs, sports and of course hanging out with friends made time fly. It feels like move-in day was just yesterday and it’s hard to believe that we all survived our first year of college. Reminiscing over the past school year…

What 9 months in Florence, Italy taught me!

When most people think of Italy, they think of eating great Italian food, while admiring the gorgeous Tuscan views, with a glass of red wine in hand. But, during the 268 days in which I had the opportunity to study and live in Florence, Italy I had more to worry about than gaining the “freshman…

The Story of Freshman Move-In

Gathering in the back of Marist’s largest freshman dorm, Champagnat Hall, current students made up of Ambassadors, members of Campus Ministry, and the entire Football team received their schedules for the day. Behind Leo Hall, student athletes from the Crew, Track, and Swimming teams prepared their assembly line up the building’s seven flights of stairs. The…