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Hound of the Week: Oliver Bugbee '21

Sep. 18, 2019 Office of Communications
Congratulations to our next Hound o fthe Week, Oliver Bugbee ‘21 from South Burlington Vermont. Due to Assumption's “close, connected community of people,” Oliver decided to make Assumption College his home. Involved in SGA as a Class Senator, ALANA, as a Resident Assistant in Wachusett Hall and a...

Reflecting on Vocation, First-year Students Produce StoryCorp-type Collection of Interviews

Sep. 16, 2019 Office of Communications
First-year students at Assumption College this fall started their college experience not only reading others’ stories, but also having the opportunity to produce their own. In conjunction with Assumption College’s new Center for Purpose and Vocation and the assistant vice president for academic...

Assumption Celebrates New Center for Neuroscience

Sep. 13, 2019 Office of Communications
Assumption celebrated one of the College’s newest interdisciplinary programs with the dedication of a new physical space for the Center for Neuroscience. The ribbon cutting and Summer Research Symposium served as the first official events of the newly created College of the Liberal Arts and Sciences...

Mental Health Exhibit Opening Features Assumption Professor and Student Researcher

Sep. 10, 2019 Office of Communications
Paul M. Piwko, visiting assistant professor of accounting, and Alexandra Orlandi ’19, a psychology major and human services and rehabilitation studies minor, recently spoke about their research into mental health exhibitions during the opening of a new exhibit at Logan International Airport in...

U.S. News & World Report Recognizes Assumption as a 2020 Best College

Sep. 10, 2019 Office of Communications
Assumption College has been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as a top institution of higher learning in its recently released 2020 Best Colleges rankings . Assumption was ranked among the top colleges and universities in the North region; a top Best Value School; a top college for Best...

Assumption Awards Scholarships to Form the Next Generation of Scholars and Leaders

Sep. 6, 2019 Office of Communications
Assumption College has announced the recipients of the inaugural Daniel Patrick Moynihan Scholarship, aimed at empowering the next generation of scholars and leaders while emphasizing the importance of the integration of political and intellectual life. The Daniel Patrick Moynihan Center for...

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education Ranks Assumption as a Top U.S. College

Sep. 5, 2019 Office of Communications
Assumption College has once again been recognized as one of the top colleges and universities in the nation by The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education ( WSJ/THE ) College Rankings for 2020. This is the third consecutive year Assumption has been included on the national list as well as named a...

NFL Week 1 Features Three Former Assumption Greyhounds

Sep. 4, 2019 Office of Communications
When the 2019 National Football League (NFL) season kicks off this weekend, the Super Bowl-defending champion New England Patriots won’t be the only team for which the Assumption community will be cheering. Proud students, alumni and friends of the College will be closely following the New Orleans...

Hound of the Week: Alyssa Bialakis '21

Sep. 4, 2019 Office of Communications
Congratulations to our next Hound of the Week, Alyssa Bialakis ‘21 from Boca Raton, Florida. A member of the softball team, an orientation leader and SAAC member, Alyssa came to Assumption due to its “welcoming and inclusive community”. Alyssa is organizational communication major with a minor in...

Assumption Partnership with The Hanover Expands Students’ Access to Performing Arts Courses

Sep. 3, 2019 Office of Communications
Through a new, first-of-its-kind partnership with The Hanover Theatre Conservatory for the Performing Arts, Assumption students now have access to a wider range of academic opportunities in the performing arts. Under this new agreement, Assumption students may enroll in courses offered by the...