Group of college students in the university amphitheatre, they are sitting and listening to a lecture. Rear view. Sign up now! Campuses around the world are shut down until further notice with leaders taking precautions due to COVID-19. All students have one question: What is distance learning?  Distance learning is essentially instruction away from campus as opposed to face-to-face contact. For those that have never enrolled in an online course, this can be confusing and
By Tyler Compo After being inside for a couple of days, I’m sure everyone is starting to go a little stir crazy. It’s easy to get bored sitting around waiting to go back to school or work so I thought I would post a couple of ideas for things to do while you’re stuck inside. If you’re a student you can use this time to study, catch up on homework and adapt your schedule to
In the light of hard times, focusing on the positive can be difficult. I am the first to agree with you. Getting swept into negativity is so much easier than looking at negativity in the eyes and smiling your brightest smile. But in times of extreme despair, smiling is the only way we will get through.  Your birthday may fall into all of the chaos. It is extremely easy to wallow in self-pity. It is
With the State of New York at a standstill, our growing boredom can lead to negative thoughts. Taking a shower to get back into pajamas can get a little depressing. In these trying times, it is easy to focus solely on what we lack. Let’s look at the bright side of things. Restaurants are closed, but we can order take out. Social distancing is in effect, but we have social media to connect. New York
By Tyler Compo The Corona Virus is scary in many different ways, especially how it has the potential to cancel yearly plans you may have had. One question that I have seen asked a lot during these times is how can I go about selling my home during the virus? How do I market my home and get people to see my house? This may seem like an impossible task, but there are ways you
Recently we have had no use for planners and alarms! It is easy to lose our routines when there is nothing open to do. Here is a list of what I have been doing to stay busy,active and informed! 1)Podcasts! Podcasts are great if you want to multitask at home but still stay up to date. My favorite podcast is Encyclopedia Womannica,  5 minutes of information about different incredible women from throughout history. Listening to
Corona Virus is impacting everyone’s lives differently. My heart goes out to anyone who has the virus or knows somebody with it. No matter who you are, your life is directly being impacted by this virus. I wish the families of those who are infected the best of luck and I am praying for speedy recoveries. I hope everyone who has been temporarily laid off can use this time to not stress out. Personally, my
Take a moment and breathe. Take a moment and look at the people standing next to you, even if they are 6 feet from you. Take a moment to hug that furry friend cuddled at your feet. Most importantly, take a moment and tell that college student that you are proud of them.          Every college student began this year with hope and excitement. That freshman who moved into the dorm away from their family
Last week changed the lives of millions of people across America. Supermarket shelves are empty, all classes are canceled nationwide and social distancing has Americans stuck at home. COVID-19 has changed our way of life, for the time being. In my case, the disruptions started the day I found out all of the college classes are going to transition to an online format. This news wasn’t brought to my attention through a formal email from
By Tyler Compo With spring quickly coming upon us everyone is forming a huge case of Spring Fever after living through another cold Buffalo winter. With the warmer weather finally moving in, the activities to do in Buffalo is about to rise! Here’s a list of things to do in Buffalo once the spring weather finally blossoms: 1 – Attend a Bisons game – Going to a Bisons game is a classic Buffalo past time.
February, 14th the day to celebrate love with your loved one Valentine’s Day, the one day a year meant for the people you love. It could be the most important man or woman in your life, your best friend or even your furry friend. Today is a day to celebrate love and the joy of being able to share your heart with another person. If you are looking for something to do for your special
After a couple of weeks at Red door I feel like I am settling into the work and the atmosphere. I feel as though I am already learning a lot and gaining valuable experience outside of schoolwork, but in this blog, I wanted to talk about school, specifically Daemen College which is where I am currently finishing up my undergraduate degree in Marketing with a minor in Entrepreneurship. I also wanted to talk about college