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28 Feb

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Day in the Life of a Mount Student

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Did you ever want to know what it was really like to be a Mount student? Now’s your chance! We followed Jake Kosack, a senior Business major with a concentration in Sports Management and the senior class president (as well as a resident assistant!), around to spend a day in the life of a Mount student.


Monday schedule:

Photo and illustrations by Colin Seifrit of MSMC Residence Life

8:45 am – Wake up and get ready for class

9:05 am – Attend my first class of the day – Management Communication

10:10 am – Walk to the Kaplan Center to practice my skills in Public Speaking with Dr. Langstedt

11:15 am – Discuss plays and our upcoming project in Intro to Theater with Professor Phillips

12:15 pm – Grab lunch with friends in the View before work

1:00 pm – Spend the next 2.5 hours doing office hours in the Student Activities office – helping with office work and planning upcoming events

3:30 pm – Up to Guzman Hall for my Theology of Film class, where we watch a movie together and pick out religious elements with Dr. Miller Continue Reading

10 Nov

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My First Year: A Freshman’s Reflection on His First Spirit Week

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Alexander Perlak and class members get ready to compete in their first Mount Olympics

Editor’s note: Each year at the Mount, we celebrate Spirit Week. The college community comes together and participates in a variety of events. It’s one of the most highly anticipated events of the year. Knight Life caught up with Freshmen Class President Alexander Perlak to hear about his experiences!

If you asked me as a senior in high school who would be the freshmen class president at Mount Saint Mary College this year, I probably wouldn’t have said myself. But here I am, president of the Class of 2020, and I’m loving this position more and more each day. Continue Reading

06 Oct

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Meet Three of Your MSMC Senate Members

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Above: Isabella Tartaglione, Olivia Bogle, and friends at Bonfire 2015.

You may have seen them dressed in their business casual clothing every Tuesday for their Student Government Association (SGA) meeting. You’ve probably seen them at every event you’ve ever attended at the Mount. Most of these students make up Mount Saint Mary College’s Senate. In the midst of a busy semester, Knight Life caught up with SGA Vice President Kayla O’Connor, SGA Secretary Isabella Tartaglione, and Community Outreach and Philanthropy Chair Olivia Bogle.

Knight Life: What about the Mount inspired you to run for a Senate position?

Kayla: The sense of community at the Mount inspired me to run for a Senate position. The way that everyone comes together to attend events is remarkable. I asked myself how I would be able to take up a leadership role for these events. When I saw that the fliers were posted to run for a position, I made it my mission to get involved. Continue Reading

21 Sep

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Meet Your SGA President: Steven Tobey

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If you’re ever at a Mount Saint Mary College lacrosse game, you’re bound to see our team’s goalie blocking shots. While he may seem entirely focused on the game, what you may not see is the hours this goalie spends off the field acting as the Mount’s Student Government Association (SGA) president. Elected as the president in April, junior Steven Tobey is motivated, driven and prepared in his new leadership position. Continue Reading