The Student Connection

...a student-run newsletter

Issue 48, March 12, 2013

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Sandra Barkevich

CDL Student Sandra Barkevich Recognized for Peer Leadership in Latino Community

By Diana Hawkins, academic advisor, Center for Distance Learning

The title “Rising Star” is certainly appropriate for Sandra Barkevich’s approach to life. ... MORE

2013 Annual Student Art Competition; Submissions Now Being Accepted

By Danielle Benedict, Office of Collegewide Student Services

It’s time for SUNY Empire State College’s 5th Annual Student Art Competition. Students are encouraged to submit artwork online to be reviewed by a committee of judges across the state. ... MORE

Healthy Students Stay Enrolled and Achieve their Academic Goals

By Andy Binder, community outreach and events coordinator

SUNY Empire State College’s Office of Collegewide Student Services has planned the college’s inaugural Student Wellness Retreat, May 16 – 18, at the Desmond Hotel and Conference Center in Albany. Students are welcome to attend at no charge. ... MORE

Other News

Tax Season is Upon Us: Here’s What College Students Should Know, By Jessica Estremera, graduate student, School for Graduate Studies

Top 5 Time Management Considerations for Todays Adult Student, By Craig Lamb, director of academic support, Center for Distance Learning

Tantalizing Textiles – The Fantastic Fibers of our Layered Lives, By Judith Belt-Smith, graduate student, School for Graduate Studies

Did You Know...

Travel grants to Empire State College's inaugural Health and Wellness Retreat, taking place May 16-18 at The Desmond in Albany, N.Y., are available on a first come, first serve basis. Students may apply for a travel grant during registration. To register, go to 2013 Student Wellness Retreat.

Student/Alumni Profile
Meet David Gentner, By Helen Edelman, manager, Exchange
Article Contributors

Judith Belt-Smith

Danielle Benedict

Andy Binder

Helen Edelman

Jessica Estremera

Diana Hawkins