Growing up: The Pros and Cons
Feb14

Growing up: The Pros and Cons

The beauty about college is growing up and staying young all in the same place, at the same time. Every kid dreams about growing up and every adult wishes they could go back to their youth. Today I’m going to give you the low down on growing up. I feel qualified to dip my toes in on this subject due to the fact that being in PA school really forces you to grow up a little quicker. Pros to growing up: #1: More responsibility Who likes...

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The 2014 Social Media Awards
Feb06

The 2014 Social Media Awards

Now that I'm starting the fourth week of the spring semester and my third winter at Wagner, I can officially say I’ve been a part of my first real winter, EVER. Not a big fan of this season — but hey, you have to experience something once before you can say whether you like it or not. (All others who don’t like winter, feel free to come to Southern California with me after graduation.) So, after having nearly a month to ponder life,...

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A Weekend of Family Fun
Nov04

A Weekend of Family Fun

Even after being away from home for a few months, you still make time to welcome your parents to your home away from home. While having your parents on campus, as much as they want to spend time in your room and see how you live, there’s plenty of ways to take them off campus and still spend quality time with them. Food: Cheeburger Cheeburger has some great diner options on the island. It has a very retro feel to it and has great...

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Welcome to the Wagner College PA Program
Oct24

Welcome to the Wagner College PA Program

Welcome to one of the most successful, fulfilling, and challenging majors at Wagner College. This past weekend was the annual Wagner College Open House where prospective students from all over come to visit Wagner and get a feel for what the college has to offer. I had the opportunity to sit on the student panel for a PA Program info session. This panel included two juniors, which included myself and another classmate, one senior, and...

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The British are coming, the British are coming!
Oct16

The British are coming, the British are coming!

This past week America recognized Physician Assistant (PA) week. It is a time to recognize the work of PAs in the medical field and their importance to a growing healthcare system both in the US and internationally. On October 6, 1965, the first four PAs of America graduated from Duke University. Now there are over 85,000 PA's in the US and it's the 2nd fastest growing healthcare career out there. This past week, the Wagner College...

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The Royal Life of a Homecoming Queen Escort
Oct01

The Royal Life of a Homecoming Queen Escort

How often do you get to stand next to a Queen? Unless you can get a hot date with England’s Queen Elizabeth II, you’re not going to find one around here. Okay now maybe I’m exaggerating a little but in all honesty, following the queen around is quite an exciting experience.

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Wagner for Dummies: What to do outside of Wagner
Sep26

Wagner for Dummies: What to do outside of Wagner

Whether you’re considering Wagner or are already here, one of the main reasons why Wagner is such an attractive choice is its wide variety of options off campus. Within one hour of travel from Staten Island, you can make it to all the other boroughs and the opportunities are endless. Since there is so much to do in such a small vicinity, the HawkTalk blog will be covering the activities you can do in each borough in later posts, but...

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