What I’ve Learned as a Fifth Year at RIT

As your college experience continues, so does your learning inside and outside of the classroom. Being a fifth year student at Rochester Institute of Technology, I have learned plenty of things that have sculpted my personal and professional life. Self-discipline is important. When it comes to college, your ability to discipline yourself will make or … Continue reading What I’ve Learned as a Fifth Year at RIT

Small Business Saturday

We’ve all heard of Black Friday, but maybe you’re not as familiar with Small Business Saturday. The initiative began in 2010 as a way to encourage shopper to support small brick and mortar local stores in the frenzy of big box retail and ecommerce shopping that occurs with Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Here in … Continue reading Small Business Saturday

Tips for Hosting a Successful Friendsgiving

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, many of us will be embarking back to our hometowns to celebrate the holiday with our family. For some of us, we may be staying in Rochester, or even on campus during the holiday. Either way, there is no reason why you shouldn’t get in the holiday spirit! Find a … Continue reading Tips for Hosting a Successful Friendsgiving

8 Study Tips for a Successful Semester

As the semester continues to progress, time management becomes more and more important. Not only do classes and exams pick up, extracurricular's typically do to. Don’t let the semester slow you down. Plan your time efficiently, and you will excel. Check out some of Behind the Brick’s study tips to have a successful end of … Continue reading 8 Study Tips for a Successful Semester