• Easy Apartment Recipes!
    October 15, 2019
    Have you found yourself super excited to have your first apartment at Purchase but realized that you don’t know what to cook? Or is it not your first time around the block with cooking but you have just run out of culinary ideas? No worries! Ther...Read more »

  • Designing your residence hall room
    October 1, 2019

    Written By: Kaspar Horsfield​

    One of my favorite parts about being a college student is having the opportunity to live on campus. I know that it is not something that everyone gets the chance to partake in, so I am even more thankful for hav


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  • “Clowning around” at the Performing Arts Center
    September 26, 2019
    Written By: Malachai Marzolf  I went to the Circa: Carnival of the Animals when they came to visit the Performing Arts Center in November last year. My friend who worked at the PAC got tickets for the two of us to see it and it was such a f...Read more »

  • Will adding a second major kill you?
    September 12, 2019
    Written By: Winnie Richardsconsigny   Essentially, no … and yes. Will you be physically dead and buried under the Great Lawn before graduation? Probably not. But will you have more work than other people? Will you have way less free tim...Read more »

  • How did you choose your major?
    June 21, 2019
    In the summer between my Junior Year and Senior Year of high school, I was cast in a staged reading of a newly work-shopped play that was a part of a theatre festival. While watching the other work shopped plays, I noticed another actor of color wh...Read more »

  • What You Hope Visitors Will Take Away from Your Tours
    January 30, 2019
    As a whole, I want visitors to feel instantly welcomed here at Purchase. I want them to feel an intense sense of happiness as I guide them through a tour of their potential future here at Purchase College. Our campus (although many brick buildings)...Read more »

  • What makes Purchase different/unique?
    December 11, 2018
      I feel like the real question is “what doesn’t make Purchase different”. The ability to “Think Wide Open” goes such a long way on this campus. I feel like from campus events to classes, there’s always something different to ch...Read more »

  • How to Find an On-Campus Job
    October 8, 2019
    One day, a few semesters ago, I was on my way to Taco Bell, when I decided to check my bank account. Suddenly, I realized my delicious five-course lunch that involved so many caramel apple empanadas would be cut short… I needed money! Going to...Read more »

  • Close proximity to NYC is key!
    September 26, 2019
    Written By: Mariah Thomas I chose Purchase because of how close it is to NYC. As a Brooklyn native, the school’s proximity gives students great opportunities to travel home during the weekends if they want. Purchase’s shuttle bus is also r...Read more »

  • What it’s like to be a “teacher’s assistant”
    September 17, 2019
    Written by: Julia J Reeder To be in a class the second time around, but to gain a whole new perspective on the material is one of many things to look forward to when becoming a Teaching Assistant. When I was in my Freshman year here at Purchase,...Read more »

  • Athletics vs Academics
    September 3, 2019
    Written By: Marcus Richardson As a student athlete, it is a struggle balancing school and sport. We are put on set schedule and must work our day around that. As a basketball player, we have preseason workouts. I would call it a warm-up before t...Read more »

  • Talk About How You’ve Used a Resource on Campus
    January 30, 2019
    There are many resources on campus that have helped me throughout my four years at Purchase. One of the most helpful resources for me was the Learning Center. I graduated from High School believing I was an advanced writer, only to enter college an...Read more »

  • Interview with the President/Dennis Craig
    January 30, 2019
    I sat down with Dennis Craig, current VP here at Purchase College, to discuss what he does at Purchase. Keep reading if ya want all your questions about being the vice president, whether pineapple belongs on pizza and how is his labradoodle, Becket...Read more »

  • Reflecting On My College Search
    October 16, 2018
    By: Katherine Lamar ’20, Creative Writing                I started seriously thinking about college my sophomore year of high school. Although I had already joined extracurriculars with college in mind, and knew what I wante...Read more »