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Amid Challenges of Pandemic, Assumption Students Excel Academically

Jan. 15, 2021 Office of Communications
Assumption University has announced those students named to the University’s Dean’s List for the fall 2020 semester. Students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 for a five-class, 15-credit semester to be included on the prestigious list, which is announced at the completion of the fall and...

Students, Alumni Engage in Lifelong Learning through CTEQ Symposium

Dec. 31, 2020 Office of Communications
Assumption's Core Texts and Enduring Questions Program hosted a symposium that brought together current students and alumni for a discussion on the works of Flannery O' Connor, an initiative to foster lifelong learning.

Professors Pivot, Create Virtual Showcase of Students’ Artwork

Dec. 29, 2020 Caitlin Sze ‘24
Bcause the pandemic has canceled the annual fall student art show on campus, Assumption professors have created an online show to share their students' work.

On Migration, Vocation, and Social Justice for Immigrants

Dec. 18, 2020 Office of Communications
Luis Argueta, a Guatemalan-American film director and producer, will discuss Central American migration, in particular, his forthcoming documentary, Ausencia (Absence), about migration pressures, patterns, and reintegration of returning migrants to Guatemala.

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

Dec. 15, 2020 Office of Communications
Col. (ret.) and Red Cross Sr. Director Randy Bagwell will offer his thoughts on the Geneva Conventions in the modern world during Assumption University virtual lecture on March 30.

Scholarships Awarded to Form Critical Thinkers and Next Generation of Political Leaders

Dec. 15, 2020 Office of Communications
Assumption has awarded seven students with the 2020-21 Daniel Patrick Moynihan Scholarship.

Assumption’s Cybersecurity and Marketing Programs Collaborate to Offer a Unique Course

Dec. 3, 2020 Office of Communications
A new course in Assumption's Grenon School of Business will combine elements of its digital marketing and cybersecurity programs.

Campus Police Forego Shaving to Support Veterans and Families

Nov. 19, 2020 Office of Communications
Assumption University Campus Police are participating in Home Base's No Shave November to help raise money for Veterans services and their families.

Assumption Professor and Alumna Shine Light on Engaging and Historic Mental Health Exhibit that Puts a Face on Mental Illness

Nov. 18, 2020 Office of Communications
Assumption Accounting Professor Paul Piwko and alumna Alexandra Orlandi '19 published an op-ed highlighting the important mental illness exhibit at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery.

Davenport ’22 Selected for Leadership Position by Local Government

Nov. 10, 2020 Joel Rosario ’24
Assumption Univeristy political science major Chase Davenport ’22 has been named a student representative for the Selectboard of his hometown of Princeton.