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Assumption University and Saint Vincent Hospital Announce Exclusive Partnership to Provide Nursing Students with Experiential Learning

Jan. 30, 2023
Assumption University Nursing Students Engage in “Learning by Doing” Program on Medical Surgical Floor with Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester, MA

Assumption Students Recognized for Academic Excellence on Fall 2022 Dean's List

Jan. 5, 2023
Students named to the Dean’s List must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 for a minimum of a five-class, 15-credit semester to be included on the prestigious list. The Dean’s List is announced at the completion of each fall and spring semester.

Assumption University Cybersecurity Program Validated by U.S. National Security Agency

Dec. 16, 2022
The “Program of Study” validation, awarded by the National Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity (NCAE-C) program – which is managed by the NSA – means the University’s cybersecurity curricula and its B.S. in Cybersecurity degree meets or exceeds NSA standards in articulating cybersecurity education....

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...

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...

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...

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...

Students Get Involved at Assumption University’s 2022 Clubs and Activities Fair

Sep. 7, 2022
Get involved! It’s one of those pieces of advice that incoming first-year students hear when they first step foot on Assumption University’s campus. Through Assumption University’s Office of Student Activities, every student has the opportunity to engage in lively social, recreational, academic, and...

Assumption University Names Brenda Hunt as Director of ALANA and First-Generation Student Success

Aug. 19, 2022
WORCESTER, Massachusetts – Assumption University named Brenda Hunt as Director of ALANA and First-Generation School Success. While leading the University’s Cross-Cultural Center and its portfolio of educational and social initiatives, Hunt will support ALANA (African American, Latino, Asian, Native...