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French Government Awards Research Grant to Assumption Professor

Oct. 15, 2019 Office of Communications
Assumption College Associate Professor of History Stuart Borsch, Ph.D., is part of a research project that was awarded funding from the French and German governments. The grants will support the EGYLandscape Project, a three-year research project explores the historical landscapes, agriculture,...

Hound of the Week: Olivia Boncaldo '21

Oct. 15, 2019 Office of Communications
Congratulations to our next Hound of the Week, Olivia Boncaldo ‘21! An accounting major from Braintree, MA. Olivia is the co-president of the Student Alumni Association, apart of Agape Latte, the SOPHIA program and SEND Alabama, while off-campus, she had an internship at the O’Connor & Drew P.C....

Travel Tuesday: Erin Drumm '21

Oct. 15, 2019 Office of Communications
Erin Drumm '21, a double major in Environmental Science and Spanish & Italian is currently spending her fall semester in Costa Rica. For Erin, Costa Rica is a perfect place to study abroad for her majors, as she can explore the rainforests and volcanoes that she learns about in the classroom and...

Hound of the Week: Colin McQuillan ‘20

Oct. 9, 2019 Office of Communications
Congratulations to our next Hound of the Week, SGA President from Medfield, MA, Colin McQuillan ‘20! Colin is a marketing major who takes part in intramurals, lectors at Mass here at Assumption and is a former orientation leader and executive. Colin has found his passions by being involved on campus...

Assumption Professor Recognized for Research on Racial Bias in the Classroom

Oct. 2, 2019 Jasmin Veerapen ’21
Cinzia Pica-Smith, Ed.D ., associate professor of human services and rehabilitation studies and coordinator of the working with children and adolescents in community settings concentration at Assumption College, has won the 2019 American Educational Studies Association (AESA) Critics’ Choice Book...

Hound of the Week: Mackenzie Leonard '21

Oct. 2, 2019 Office of Communications
Congratulations to our next Hound of the Week, Mackenzie Leonard ‘21! A human services and rehabilitation major with a concentration in communication sciences disorders , Mackenzie has always been interested in an education at Assumption College due to its close proximity to home and the beautiful...

“G.K. Chesterton” to Visit Assumption and Discuss What’s Wrong with the World

Oct. 1, 2019 Office of Communications
Professional historian, John C. “Chuck” Chalberg, Ph.D., will deliver a lecture in the persona of G.K. Chesterton, a Catholic convert and apologist on Tuesday, October 8, at 7 p.m. in the Jeanne Y. Curtis Performance Hall of the Tsotsis Family Academic Center on the Assumption campus, 500 Salisbury...

Beam Signing Marks Next Stage in Construction of New Health Sciences Building

Sep. 27, 2019 Office of Communications
When Bradley Appo ’23 pondered what he would study for the next four years in college, he contemplated long and hard. “I knew I wanted to be able to help others through my profession,” said Appo, whose parents both work in the medical field. “I was inspired to become a person that others can rely on...

Hound of the Week: Ashley Gioioso '20

Sep. 25, 2019 Office of Communications
Congratulations to our next Hound of the Week from Walpole, MA, Ashley Gioioso ‘20! Ashley is majoring in theology with a minor in education and is apart of SEARCH, peer ministry and campus ministry where she is a rector for the Horizon retreat and is apart of the student leader council. Ashley...

Travel Tuesday: Amy DeFilippo ‘20

Sep. 24, 2019 Office of Communications
Human services and rehabilitation studies major, Amy DeFilippo ‘20 spent this past summer studying abroad on Assumption’s Rome campus. "I wanted to study abroad in Rome because my father's side of the family is Italian, so I wanted to make a better connection with my heritage. My favorite part of...