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NFL Week 1 Will Feature Three Former Greyhounds

Sep. 13, 2020 Office of Communications
Week 1 of the 2020 NFL season will feature three former Assumption Greyhounds: Deonte Harris, Zach Triner '15, and Ashton Grant '19.

Assumption to Celebrate University Status with Mass and Unveiling of New Sign, Alma Mater

Sep. 4, 2020 Office of Communications
Assumption invites the community to celebrate the transition to Assumption University and the start of the new academic year on Sunday, September 6, with a Mass of the Holy Spirit and unveiling of the new Assumption University sign.

Amid COVID-19 Ohannesian’s ’06 Creativity Enhances Virtual Elementary Classroom

Jun. 16, 2020 Office of Communications
Milford elementary school teacher Alex Ohannesian ’06 was recently profiled for his creative approach to teaching remotely.

Political Hope in a Time of Disillusionment

Mar. 5, 2020 Office of Communications
Nationally syndicated Washington Post Columnist E.J. Dionne, Jr., to reflect upon optimism in today’s virulent political moment during lecture at Assumption University on March 26.

Visiting Local Nursing Homes, Assumption Students Spread Kindness this Valentine’s Day

Feb. 19, 2020 Office of Communications
Assumption students joined Wish of a Lifetime’s #CupidCrew, along with other area university students, in distributing nearly 500 roses to seniors in local nursing homes.

Have the Rules of War Changed; Are they Still Relevant?

Feb. 17, 2020 Office of Communications
Col. (ret.) Randy Bagwell and Red Cross Sr. Director will offer his thoughts on the Geneva Conventions in the modern world will present a lecture at Assumption on March 19.

Assumption’s Froelich School of Nursing Ranked Among the Best in New England, Massachusetts

Feb. 4, 2020 Office of Communications
Assumption’s nursing school has been named among the top in New England and Massachusetts by Nursing Schools Almanac in its 2019 rankings. The Froelich S chool of Nursing was ranked among the top 50 in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont; and top 20 in...

Application for University Status Approved

Feb. 1, 2020 Office of Communications
Following the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education’s approval of Assumption’s application for university status, the Secretary of State has approved the amendment to the College’s Charter, which was the final step in the application process. With this approval, it is left to the discretion of the...

Assumption to Present Student-produced Performance of Godspell

Jan. 2, 2020 Office of Communications
BEGINNING FEBRUARY 9, ALL TICKET SALES FOR GODSPELL WILL BE DONATED TO THE FAMILY OF LILY VARTANIAN '20. Broadway returns to Worcester in February when Assumption presents a student-run production of the 2012 revival of Godspell on February 28 and 29, at 7:30 p.m. in the state-of-the-art Jeanne Y....

Former Assumption Football Player Harris Named an NFL Pro Bowl Starter

Dec. 17, 2019 Office of Communications
Former Assumption Football player Deonte Harris has been named a starter for the 2020 NFL Pro Bowl. Harris, an undrafted rookie who was signed by the New Orleans Saints after an impressive preseason performance, will serve as the NFC’s return specialist for the Pro Bowl, which will take place Jan....