Tag Archives: home

WHAT NOT TO PACK

By: Gina Jadelis, Class of 2018 Packing— a college student’s hardest task. Am I bringing too much? Did I pack enough? I think I need my mom’s help… all thoughts that run through our heads when we pack. That time of the year is approaching where the walls of our dorm rooms are being undressed…

BECOME PART OF OUR RIVER + STONE FAMILY

Dear Students, The River+Stone Brand Representative Program is excited to begin accepting applications for new Brand Representatives for Fall 2017! River+Stone Brand Representatives are a unique blend of students that act as ambassadors for the River+Stone collection, showcasing the merchandise throughout their various academic and social circles. MPorium is home to River+Stone, which is Marist…

River + Stone Shaped Identity

Growing up almost 5,750 miles away from Poughkeepsie truly shaped me into the young woman I am today. Influenced by both Eastern and Western culture has allowed me to see the world through two different perspectives. This allows me to see the best in people no matter their race, religion, or gender. River + Stone…

What It Means To be a Brand Rep

I am River + Stone. Much teaching in regards to modern philosophy is predicated on a novelty conclusion: “I think, therefore I am.” If any of you are experiencing PST from Philosophy 101 and vomiting at the thought of a man named René Descartes, I offer my sincerest apologizes. Look at it from my perspective:…

Fashion Provides a Passport

By: Bernadette Hogan, Class of 2017 Fashion, in the pejorative sense, receives an almost discrediting rep upon face value. “Fashion is silk buttoned clothes, beautiful girls sporting chic style with a martini and olive in one hand, red lipstick poised in the other,” one may contest. And yet, fashion offers a completely unmarked slate to those…

Taking You Back To The Beginning

Home noun: the place where one lives permanently, especially as a member of a family or household. Whether you’re pledging your allegiance to your freshman dorm, studying abroad, or have graduated and are coming back for alumni weekend, we all know that we have found our home: Marist College. We are permanently connected to our Red Fox nation, not…