Assumption Stories

Ready for Anything

Peter McDonagh
Undergraduate Student

It’s 5:30 a.m. and Peter McDonagh ’19, a star forward on the men’s ice hockey team at Assumption, is already on his way to the rink for morning pr...

Inspired to Change Lives

Gretchen Lynch
Undergraduate Student

For as long as she can remember, Gretchen Lynch ’19 wanted to be a teacher. But like so many Assumption students, once she got to campus and began...

A Leap of Faith

Corey Soper
Undergraduate Student

Corey Soper ’20 describes his university experience as one of being constantly opened up—to new opportunities, new people, new perspectives. On...

The Power of the Assumption Community

Sarah Reilly
Undergraduate Student

Finishing the 2018 season with 62 goals and 26 assists, Sarah Reilly ’19 is one of the lacrosse team’s greatest assets. But, instead of talking ab...

From Tutor to Teacher

Renée Zahigian
Undergraduate Student

If all goes as intended for Renée Zahigian ’19, next spring she’ll embark on an incredible journey: spending a year in Buenos Aires, Argentina, as...

A Leader Emerges

Mark San Clemente
Undergraduate Student

Active social life. Highly involved as a campus leader. If you told Mark San Clemente ’19 when he started at Assumption that these words would des...