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U.S. News Ranks Assumption’s Rehab Counseling Program among Best in Nation

Mar. 22, 2019
Assumption’s graduate degree program in Rehabilitation Counseling is one of the Best Graduate Schools for Health 2020 , according to U.S. News & World Report . Previously ranked 48th, Assumption has now moved up to be among the top 40 Rehabilitation Counseling programs in the country. “For over a...

Hound of the Week: Hannah White '21

Mar. 21, 2019
Being 8,000 miles away from her home of Guam, Hannah was nervous about feeling homesick and fitting in at Assumption. “Besides the extreme distance, it's a feeling I'm sure many Assumption students had their first day at school. However, the minute I stepped foot on campus I was welcomed by the...

Travel Tuesday: Mia Rapoza '20

Mar. 19, 2019
Meet Mia Rapoza, ’20, a biology major with a concentration in neuroscience. Mia is spending her spring 2019 semester studying abroad in Australia’s Gold Coast. “I decided to study abroad because I started to realize that this is the most fitting time of my life where I can experience traveling alone...

Travel Tuesday: Kennedy O'Hara

Mar. 19, 2019
Stepping out of her comfort zone is just one of many reasons why Neuroscience major and Italian minor Kennedy O’Hara ‘21 wanted to study abroad this spring at Assumption’s Rome campus. “I wanted to experience first-hand the interesting Roman culture and put into practice all that I have learned...

MEMS Faculty Lecture: Suffering, Art, and Meaning: Friedrich Schiller on Tragedy

Mar. 18, 2019
The Medieval and Early Modern Studies Program at Assumption invites you to a MEMS Faculty Lecture with Samuel Stoner, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Philosophy. The lecture will take place on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. in the La Maison Salon. Refreshments will follow the lecture.

Hound of the Week: Zachary Sneeringer ’19

Mar. 13, 2019
As a Mathematics and Music double major and Education minor, Zachary has developed a passion for helping others. “I am passionate about learning about other people’s strength and being able to play off of those strengths to allow them to shine with their own talents.” As Head Resident Assistant for...

Hound of the Week: Jacqueline Harten ’19

Mar. 12, 2019
Jackie Harten, '19, Accounting Major, Forensic Accounting & International Business Minor Jackie is an Accounting major with minors in Forensic Accounting & International Business finishing up her senior year. “As a senior, I look back on my time here & how much Assumption has given me: the best...

Hound of the Week: Kashmir Flood ’20

Mar. 12, 2019
Kashmir Flood ’20, Sociology Major, Psychology Minor Born and raised in Cromwell, CT., Kashmir inspires her peers as an involved student on campus working as a Resident Assistant for the Living Learning Center, a Volunteer with African Community Education, First Year Mentor, and a Marketing...

Hound of the Week: Lily O'Connor ’21

Mar. 12, 2019
Lily O'Connor, '21 Lily is extremely involved on campus, being a member of the Women’s Rowing team, SGA and an Orientation Leader. Lily has been able to accomplish a great deal in her short two years on campus because of the doors Assumption was able to open for her. Through the support of her peers...

Hound of the Week: Kevin La '19

Mar. 12, 2019
Kevin La, '19, Marketing Major, Graphic Design Minor Kevin’s desire to make an impact throughout his community through his love for art has lead him to become a marketing major with a minor in graphic design. From a young age, Kevin has been inspired by the style of streetwear, as well as street art...