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Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post Columnist George F. Will to Deliver 2021 Commencement Address

Apr. 12, 2021 Office of Communications
Geroge F. Will, Pulitzer Prize-winning and nationally syndicated Washington Post columnist, will deliver the 2021 Commencement address during Assumption University’s 104th Commencement exercises on May 9.

Renowned Catholic Scholar Robert Royal to Deliver Commencement Address to Class of 2020

Apr. 12, 2021 Office of Communications
Renowned Catholic Scholar Robert Royal will address the Class of 2020 at Assumption's commencement ceremony on May 15, 2021.

Assumption & The BASE Partnership Provides Full, Partial Scholarships for Inner City Students

Apr. 9, 2021 Office of Communications
Assumption University and The BASE signed a formal partnership with the Boston-based nonprofit to provide partial and full tuition scholarship to inner-city students, expanding the academic and athletic higher education opportunities for whose who would not otherwise have the resources to pursue a...

Assumption Offers Seamless Transition, Uninterrupted Study for Becker Students

Mar. 29, 2021 Office of Communications
Assumption University has announced that the University and Becker have signed an agreement to offer Becker students majoring in six areas--computer science, graphic design, management, nursing, pre-physical therapy, and psychology--the opportunity for an uninterrupted, seamless continuation of...

Connecting Through Music: AU Students, Worcester Children’s Chorus Collaboration Connects Generations of Performers

Mar. 18, 2021 Lily O’Connor ‘21
The Assumption University Chorale and Worcester Children’s Chorus (WCC) are connecting virtually to create a new original performance, continuing their shared passion for music despite the ongoing pandemic.

Assumption’s Rehabilitation Counseling Program Ranked Among the Best in the Nation

Mar. 17, 2021 Joel Rosario ’24
Assumption is one of Intelligent’s Top 32 Master’s in Addictions and Recovery Degree Programs in the nation.

Assumption Welcomes Worcester’s Seniors to WISE Up

Mar. 15, 2021 By Sarah Connell Sanders
The following article appeared in the Winter 2021 issue of The Chamber Exchange newsletter , a quarterly publication of the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce. WORCESTER - The Worcester Institute for Senior Education (WISE) hosted by Assumption University makes it easy for lifelong learners to...

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

Mar. 9, 2021 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 an Assumption University virtual lecture on March 30.

Assumption's Instant Decision Days: Sign-up Today!

Mar. 5, 2021
Assumption University is launching a new program to help high school seniors whose college search has been delayed or interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The virtual Instant Decision Days offer high school seniors the opportunity to meet virtually with an admissions counselor and receive an...

Assumption Artists Lauded by Arts Worcester

Mar. 2, 2021 Office of Communications
Students, Alumni Represent Three of the Top Five Awardees in Annual College Exhibition Competing against other intuitions of higher learning in Worcester, the submissions of two Assumption alumni and one student were recognized among the top five awardees in the 17th Annual Arts Worcester College...