The Women on the Water: The DYC Crew Team

usrowing_logoOne of D’Youville College’s (unintentionally) best-kept secrets is the Women’s Rowing team. Rowing, or Crew as it is also called, is a relatively popular collegiate-level sport, although much of the college community doesn’t realize what a great activity it is to not only do, but watch.

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Things I Wish I Knew as a Freshman

urlAs a freshman once upon a time, I can recall wandering the hallways and looking for my class in Bauer only to realize that I was lost in KAB. It takes some time to get a grasp of your surroundings, but give yourself some credit. You’ve come so far! Perhaps you’ve left the nest and are now learning to live on your own. Maybe you are still at home and commuting to school. Nonetheless, you’ve graduated high school and you’re at D’Youville now. That in itself deserves a pat on the back!

As I enter the upper years of my degree, I can recall the many things that I wish I knew as a freshman. Here are some tips that hopefully will be of use to you.

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Rumble D’Youville Rumble: DYC Boxing Classes

Female students in boxing classFloat like a butterfly sting like a bee D’Youville’s Thursday night boxing class is where you wanna be. Every Thursday from 4:45pm to 5:45pm D’Youville College has a great boxing program held in the dance studio of the College Center.

 

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Fall Sports at D’Youville College: Get Active and Make Friends!

be a spartanTHIS IS SPARTA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! For many student athletes at D’Youville this phrase from the movie 300 serves as a rally cry. D’Youville offers 14 intercollegiate NCAA Division III level sports as well as club hockey (which is highly competitive). For freshman or transfer students with athletic eligibility, joining a sport team at D’Youville is a great way to have a jump start at making new and lasting friendships.

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