Class Year:

Spanish Education 7-12

ASL & Deaf Studies

PSIA Cerfitied Ski Instructor

Extra Curriculars:
Women's Golf Team, Bienvenidos, NUSGA Parliamentarian

Selena Cerra

Junior Year: A Review

on February 1, 2016

It has been quite the year, and a very busy semester. From golf to preparing for student teaching, junior year has been a whirlwind. Here are some of the memorable moments from the 2015-2016 academic year: 1. I welcomed dozens of international...


Leslie Knope - The Spirit Animal of All College Students

on January 19, 2016

While I am an Office fan through and through, there is something so relatable to Leslie Knope, the famous female lead character in Parks & Recreation. Any overachieving person who wants to do something bigger and better in life has become Leslie...


So You Want to Be a Teacher?

on January 12, 2016

When I say that I am an education major, a lot of people assume that I will be teaching a second grade class or working with special needs students. While both of those segments of education are incredibly important, are wonderful career paths and...


NU to Nicaragua

on December 7, 2015

It has been one crazy semester, yet as the madness slowly comes to an agonizing close (those hours in the library most definitely take a toll), there has been one glowing finale to finish up 2015. On Dec. 16, at 8:10 a.m., I will be hopping on an...


An Ode to Athletes

on September 23, 2015

As a student-athlete, there are a lot of extra challenges, moments of joy and inner struggles that many other students don't realize I am feeling. Being a student-athlete is one of the most challenging and rewarding things that college has let me...


College Budgeting 101

on September 15, 2015

As an incoming freshman, I made the typical new student mistakes: too much takeout, overuse of my Gally Gold, and purchasing too many nonessential items (including foods I never ate!). As a junior, I think I have had enough budgeting experience to...


Returning to the Ridge, 'The Office' Version

on July 23, 2015

As many of you know, I am from Scranton, Pa, the same city famous for hosting The Office. This is my all-time favorite TV show. I have seen the entire series in total, four separate times. I would say that The Office and Niagara University are my two...


What I Learned Living in Puerto Rico

on July 18, 2015

I cannot lie, I have been avoiding a student blog about Puerto Rico. Why? Because I know that I will very likely find myself with an aching heart and a desire to hop on the next available plane and return to my beloved Caribbean island. I have been...


Sophomore Year in Review

on April 20, 2015

I cannot believe that I'm in the final few weeks of my sophomore year! This year has been filled with so many new interests, activities and opportunities. Of course, all of these exist with challenges (like my seniors leaving!!), but that is what...


Sophomore Year: Halfway

on February 28, 2015

Well it's half way to the end of the semester! I cannot believe that the spring semester of my sophomore year is coming to a close. There are so many things happening this year! From NUSGA to Study Abroad, my life is scattered, but it makes for an...