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Fall 2021: Easing the Safety Protocols

Apr. 16, 2021 Office of Communications
Assumption University announced its aspirations of returning of in-person classes and easing of the safety protocols this coming fall, if conditions allow.

Teaching While Black: From Enslaved to Educator

Apr. 15, 2021 Office of Communications
John Frederick Bell, Ph.D., assistant professor of history at Assumption, will deliver a virtual lecture on Fanny Jackson Coppin’s life and legacy entitled, “Teaching While Black: The Life and Lessons of Pioneering Educator Fanny Jackson Coppin,” on Tuesday, April 20 as part of the Shrewsbury Public...

A Conversation with E.J. Dionne: The GOP and Modern American Politics

Apr. 13, 2021 Office of Communications
E.J. Dionne will discuss the status of ideas in American politics today during a virtual event, a conversation with Assumption Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Greg Weiner, Ph.D.

How Can We Rebuild the Institutions of American Life?

Apr. 13, 2021 Office of Communications
Yuval Levin, Ph.D., director of Social, Cultural, and Constitutional Studies at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), will discuss the roles of institutions in American life during a virtual lecture presented by Assumption University on Thursday, April 15, at 7:00p.m. via Zoom.

Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post Columnist George F. Will to Deliver 2021 Commencement Address

Apr. 12, 2021 Office of Communications
Geroge F. Will, Pulitzer Prize-winning and nationally syndicated Washington Post columnist, will deliver the 2021 Commencement address during Assumption University’s 104th Commencement exercises on May 9.

Renowned Catholic Scholar Robert Royal to Deliver Commencement Address to Class of 2020

Apr. 12, 2021 Office of Communications
Renowned Catholic Scholar Robert Royal will address the Class of 2020 at Assumption's commencement ceremony on May 15, 2021.

Assumption & The BASE Partnership Provides Full, Partial Scholarships for Inner City Students

Apr. 9, 2021 Office of Communications
Assumption University and The BASE signed a formal partnership with the Boston-based nonprofit to provide partial and full tuition scholarship to inner-city students, expanding the academic and athletic higher education opportunities for whose who would not otherwise have the resources to pursue a...

President Cesareo's Easter Message

Apr. 4, 2021
If you missed President Francesco C. Cesareo's Easter message shared on Holy Thursday, please click below.

Assumption Offers Seamless Transition, Uninterrupted Study for Becker Students

Mar. 29, 2021 Office of Communications
Assumption University has announced that the University and Becker have signed an agreement to offer Becker students majoring in six areas--computer science, graphic design, management, nursing, pre-physical therapy, and psychology--the opportunity for an uninterrupted, seamless continuation of...

Assumption’s Clinical Counseling Psychology Program Receives Extended Accreditation

Mar. 29, 2021 Lily O’Connor ‘21
Assumption University’s Clinical Counseling Psychology graduate program has received an extended accreditation from the Masters in Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council and is now accredited through December 2028.