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New Agreement between Assumption and Stonehill College Allows Stonehill Students to Enroll in Assumption’s Post-Bachelor’s Accelerated Nursing Track

Nov. 17, 2022
Stonehill College students can now take advantage of Assumption University’s recently announced post-bachelor’s accelerated nursing track thanks to an affiliation agreement between the schools. Designed for individuals who have completed a bachelor's or graduate degree in a non-nursing discipline,...

Assumption University is Committed to Supporting Our Veterans

Nov. 16, 2022
A tradition since 2017, Assumption University is preparing this week for its 5 th Annual Veterans Appreciation Lecture. Arriving on the heels of Veterans Day, this year’s annual lecture takes place on Thursday, Nov. 17 from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. in the Richard J. and Sophia Catrambone Health Sciences...

Catalanotti ‘80, HD ‘15, inducted into the 2022 Cadet Command’s US Army National ROTC Hall of Fame

Nov. 4, 2022 Maria LeDoux
Major General (Retired) Robert G. Catalanotti ‘80 HD ‘15, a member of the Assumption University Board of Trustees, was inducted into the 2022 Cadet Command’s US Army National Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Hall of Fame. Established in 2016, the Hall of Fame recognizes ROTC alumni who...

Three Assumption Alumni Named to New England Business Journals 40 Under Forty 

Nov. 3, 2022 Maria LeDoux
Assumption University recognizes Eric Kneeland ‘16, Joel Kent G’13, and Maura Cook ‘08, for their professional success and dedication to their cities in being named to the Worcester and Hartford Business Journals 40 Under Forty list. The 40 Under Forty award recognizes “outstanding young leaders”...

FSoN Dean Caitlin Stover Talks AU's Nursing Program on Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce Radio

Oct. 28, 2022
Assumption University Froelich School of Nursing Dean Caitlin Stover, RN, PhD, PHCNS-BC, CNE, CNE-cl, joins Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce radio to discuss Assumption University’s nursing program, experiential learning in the nursing major, Assumption University’s new Post-Bachelor’s...

Wage Equity Exercise Educates Students

Oct. 19, 2022
Wage inequity is not a new revelation to most, but according to one Assumption student, seeing the disparities displayed by a wage gap calculator was overwhelming. On October 13, a Wage Equity and Pay Gap Workshop was organized by the Women’s Studies Program. The event was co-sponsored by the...

Assumption University's Training for Advocates, Approved by NACP

Oct. 19, 2022 Maria LeDoux
The National Advocate Credentialing Program (NACP) has approved Assumption University’s basic introductory training program for advocates. Students who complete the new courses: Victim Advocacy: Working with Survivors of Violence and Introduction to Gender Based Violence , a pre-requisite to the...

Assumption University Names Interim President Greg Weiner, Ph.D., as 17th President

Oct. 17, 2022
WORCESTER, Massachusetts – The Assumption University Board of Trustees today announced that Greg Weiner, Ph.D., has been elected the 17 th President of the University. Dr. Weiner has successfully served as Assumption University’s Interim President since last April. Very Rev. Dennis M. Gallagher, A.A...

Members of Veterans Success Committee Take Assumption to Boston-Brockton VA Expo

Oct. 6, 2022 Maria LeDoux
Assumption University, a recognized Yellow Ribbon and Military-Friendly institution of higher learning, joined the VA of Boston and Brockton for their Annual Veterans Expo on Saturday, September 24. Representing the University were veterans, Michael Rubino, General Counsel for Assumption and Tommy...

Assumption University Announces 2022 Presidential Award Recipients

Oct. 3, 2022
Assumption University has announced the recipients of the 2022 Presidential Awards for excellence in teaching, scholarship, and contribution to the mission. Dr. Cinzia Pica-Smith , Professor of Human Services and Rehabilitation Studies has been awarded the Paul Ziegler Presidential Award for...