About Abby Fridmann

Abby Fridmann

Abby Fridmann

Although she lives in Rochester now, Abby was born and raised in Buffalo. When she’s not working at Excellus BCBS as a corporate communications intern, she enjoys listening to 80's music, drinking large quantities of coffee, and dreams of owning her own bakery. Abby is obsessed with her two dogs, Sarge and Jesse, and will be graduating from SUNY Brockport in the spring with a degree in journalism/broadcasting, a concentration in media production, and a minor in graphic design.

Posts by Abby Fridmann

If You Struggle With New Year’s Resolutions …Try This Instead!

I pride myself on being an eternal optimist. I believe I can turn any situation sunny if I smile enough and I can accomplish anything if I work hard. However, New Year’s resolutions always stump me. We’re so ambitious and positive on Jan. 1. We’re inspired to hit the gym and get off the couch.…Read More »

Your Back-To-College Health Checklist

I’ve never been as sick as I was my first year at college. I was barely sleeping and living off ramen noodles and coffee. No wonder I caught mono! Unfortunately, my mono went without diagnosis for eight months! The cure for mono is rest and more rest. But when I did suffer a cold or…Read More »

7 Ways to Re-use School Supplies

I love (LOVE) school supplies. Walking into Office Depot or a Staples store is like a day at the spa. There’s nothing more thrilling than walking down rows of colored file folders, matching highlighters and Post-it Notes. My favorite of them all? Agenda planners! Unfortunately, school supplies can cost a pretty penny. Being a broke,…Read More »

Hidden Gems: Downtown Rochester

I’m a Buffalo native. As far back as I can remember, the “City that Smells like Cheerios” was the most welcoming, happiest place I knew. So when I moved to the Rochester area, to attend The College at Brockport, I didn’t know what to expect. I then snagged an internship at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield in…Read More »