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Derek Ricioppo

  • My Final Semester

    My Final Semester

    by Derek Ricioppo on August 8, 2016

    My name is DJ Ricioppo and I am approaching my final semester at Niagara University. There are several things I am looking forward to in my last semester to make the most out of my Niagara... Read on →

  • Advice for Incoming Freshmen

    As the fall semester is about to begin, I thought it would be a good idea to offer some advice and helpful tips to the new freshman class as they start their first semester at NU.Form a good working... Read on →

  • First Week of My Last Semester

    My first week of my last semester at NU is officially complete and I have experienced several highlights while getting back into a routine after summer vacation.Here they are:ClassesSo far, my classes... Read on →

  • Getting Back Into the Routine

    Well, I'm finally getting back into a routine as the new semester is underway. I have been enjoying my classes and have also attended some meetings for clubs on campus.My classes have been going quite... Read on →

  • October Update

    October Update

    by Derek Ricioppo on October 11, 2016

    My semester has been going quite well. I don’t really have anything new to post as far as academics are concerned.I had my second speech for public speaking, which included practicing how to use a... Read on →

  • My Final Week of Midterms

    My Final Week of Midterms

    by Derek Ricioppo on October 28, 2016

    I am halfway through my last semester at NU. This is my first blog post in quite a while. I have found that I have been busy and just haven’t had the time to write a new entry in a while, but I’m... Read on →

  • Heading Into Thanksgiving Break

    It is almost time for my final Thanksgiving break as a college student. I have been continuing to enjoy my last semester and the experiences I have had here at NU.In my American Deaf Culture class, we... Read on →

  • The Semester’s Final Month

    I hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving. The last month of the semester has arrived, and I am beginning to work on final assignments in my classes and prepare for exams.For my public speaking class,... Read on →

  • Down to the Wire: Preparing for Final Exams

    I am in the midst of preparing for my final exams and projects. I have a few assignments to complete before the end of the semester. I also have already completed two classes, which just wrapped up... Read on →

  • A Reflection On My Time at NU

    I have come to the end of my last semester at NU. I’m hoping that I will have good grades for my final semester and can be proud of what I have accomplished.As I complete my final assignments for my... Read on →