Racisim at UA for all

In this day and age racism is an obscure term. The idea of black and white is not so, well, black and white anymore. Racism is a touchy subject in society worldwide, and the SUNY Albany campus is no different.Image

UA is a huge university with a diverse community of students and faculties. When you sit in the Campus Center people of all different races and ethnicities pass by; African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, Caucasians, and biracial people all co-exist on one campus.

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An apple a day…

…may keep the doctor away, but is that really what you want to do?Image

My blog has been full of tips, tricks, and strategies to keep a healthy lifestyle while away from home.

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An Alumni Quad gym review

Diana Wilkonski is a junior here at UA. Image

All through middle school and high school Wilkonski played soccer, but she didn’t want to pursue that in college. She quickly realized that staying in shape without playing a sport consistently was not necessarily that easy. Eventually she decided if she wasn’t going to pay soccer she would need to go to the gym.

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Facebook Privacy Policy

In short, Facebook’s privacy policy is Facebook’s; meaning it can be changed whenever they want, so even if you know it one day we’ve all learned that the next day Facebook may have a completely new look and policy to go along with it.

It’s very important to be careful what you’re posting on Facebook. Everybody has been warned by now that future employers, even current employers, are going to be looking at these things so they should remain appropriate. However, besides job security, some people just want to be private.

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Kevin Marshall comedian, Kevin Marshall social observer, Kevin Marshall writer

Kevin Marshall dragged himself out of bed early this morning to talk to our class about all things blog!Image

 Marshall was full of advice after many years of blogging. He pointed out some common mistakes, without humiliating anybody in particular, and also gave credit where credit was due, highlighting some of the better bloggers and posts.

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Get to know your local Wellness Assistants

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Sebastian Navas is a senior here at UA. Since middle school Navas has been very passionate about running and throughout high school he competed on the town of Bayshore’s Cross Country team. Now that he is at Albany he thought a great way to get involved was to join Res Life doing something he actually cares about, he works as a Wellness Assistant on Colonial Quad.

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UAlbany’s Podium

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Students on the podium resemble reporters in a newsroom, with a deadline approaching. They are all on a mission to get from point A to point B.

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