Student Blogs

Vanessa Arieno

  • Enrolling As An Undecided Student

    Hello, new and returning Purple Eagles! Hopefully, everyone’s semester has been awesome so far.For those of you who don’t know me, I am a junior here at NU. After two years of being undecided, I... Read on →

  • What Being A Vincentian Means To Me

    How many of us fully understand what a Vincentian is or does? Being a student at Niagara University, I was assumed to have known what the mission of my school is for its student body. After attending... Read on →

  • The Importance of Voting

    The Importance of Voting

    by Vanessa Arieno on October 30, 2016

    Hello, NU students!How many of us feel as if this election year has become a joke or it's divided us from our friends and family?How many of us feel there is no reason to take part in voting?Today, I... Read on →

  • The Heart of NU

    The Heart of NU

    by Vanessa Arieno on November 10, 2016

    Hello, Purple Eagles!How many of us look forward to grabbing a cup of coffee or a snack in Gally each day? After five semesters of being a student at NU, walking through Gally in between classes has... Read on →

  • MY Journey Abroad

    MY Journey Abroad

    by Vanessa Arieno on February 14, 2017

    Hello, NU! If anyone has been wondering where I have been this semester, I'm happy to tell you that I have been preparing myself for my semester abroad.Starting today, my five-month journey to the... Read on →

  • Australia: Heaps of Fun

    Australia: Heaps of Fun

    by Vanessa Arieno on February 23, 2017

    Hey, NU students!I have officially survived my first week “down under” in Queensland, Australia, and it is just heaps of fun. The first two days were scary, uncomfortable, overwhelming and I... Read on →

  • Exploring The Land Down Under

    Hello, NU! I hope everyone had an awesome spring break and is ready to finish off the semester strong. It’s been a while, but I am excited to let you know what I’ve been up to in the land down... Read on →