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Michael Stilson

Active and Social

on September 15, 2014

Hey, everyone! I am so excited to be back at Niagara for my junior year. I am certain that this will be a fantastic year and I am pleased to share my experiences with all of you. I've got some things to share so let’s get started.   Orientation I...


Second Year Shenanigans

Posted by Michael Stilson on October 24, 2013

Hello, guys and gals! I'm so glad to be back at Niagara. I had an amazing summer, and my second year has been a blast. Let me keep you up to date in my endeavors.   Summer 2013 I was lucky enough to land a summer job in my field this past summer. I...


Friends Forever

Posted by Michael Stilson on September 10, 2012

Hey...again Coming to Niagara, I thought that I'd maybe have one friend. Boy was I wrong! I have none. Just kidding! I was pleasantly surprised to find that people at Niagara are extremely nice. Let me tell you about my bestest of friends here at...


An Educational Summer

Posted by Michael Stilson on August 8, 2014

Hi-ya there! First of all, I am sorry for not posting in a while. But fear not! I am here now to give an update on my educational career and how I'm spending my summer.  Summer Camp  One piece of advice that I can give to prospective students is to...


Freshmen Year Reflection

Posted by Michael Stilson on May 1, 2013

Hello, all! I cannot believe that I will become a sophomore in just a week. I thought that I'd make my last post for the year, complete with lessons that I learned. I hope that I can blog for you guys next year, too! Here we go:   Making Friends  ...


Tips for Your First Semester

Posted by Michael Stilson on December 12, 2012

Well hello there!   Time flies when you're having so much fun at Niagara! I really cannot believe I'll have a semester under my belt in another week. I must admit, there were some issues here and there. However, I know that if I follow these steps,...


Freshman Year”¦Finally!

Posted by Michael Stilson on September 6, 2012

Hi, everyone! My name is Michael Stilson and I'm an early childhood/childhood education major from Kenmore, New York. I am so glad to have finally graduated from high school. I've been excited about going to college before I even started high school!...


Time Management

Posted by Michael Stilson on October 21, 2012

Hey, guys! I think that one of the biggest changes coming into college is being  responsible  for managing your time. For example, I actually needed to submit this post a couple of days ago. But with studying for midterms, I lost track of time....


What to Bring to College

Posted by Michael Stilson on March 25, 2013

Hiya there!   One thing that I really wanted to know coming in to college was what to bring. Packing and making lists were actually fun for me (I know, I'm strange). I want to share with you guys and girls my official list of things to bring to...


Spring Forward

Posted by Michael Stilson on March 14, 2013

Hey there!   Wow, these past two weeks have been pretty crazy. Everyone at Niagara just had spring break, so we got a whole week to ourselves. I spent mine at home at first and then visited a friend at another college. All I can say is I am glad I'm...