University Welcome Center Opening Reception, May 11, 2022

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 12, 2022 at 12:55 PM
Richard Toomey, Associate Vice President of Enrollment Management, invited the entire campus community to celebrate the completion of the renovation work for the new University Welcome Center in the Anthony Student Services Building on Wednesday, May 11.  Colleagues and campus partners were encouraged  to visit and view our new shared space intended to welcome all guests to the campus.
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Topics: Events, Admissions, Community, Campus

Admissions Welcome Center - MA School Vacation Week

Posted by Andy Cunningham on April 19, 2022 at 3:15 PM

It's school vacation week in Massachusetts and our Admissions Welcome Center has been rolling out the red carpet for students and their families that are interested in becoming Fitchburg State University Falcons. The Welcome Center expects to be busy all week with tour groups leaving the Anthony building on a regular basis. Learn about our admissions process here.

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Topics: Preparing for College, Admissions, Community, Campus

Future Falcons Day - April 9, 2022

Posted by Andy Cunningham on April 9, 2022 at 3:00 PM

Future Falcons joined us at an admitted student open house to see what their life at Fitchburg State could be. The admitted students were able to attend information sessions and get an in depth look at their academic department, talk with current students, have financial aid questions answered, and more. The morning was capped off with the Future Falcon Day Celebration at our Recreation Center. After a welcome from President Richard Lapidus, Future Falcons, their families and guests, were able to mingle with a multitude of departments and student groups. Learn more on your opportunities here at Fitchburg State here.

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Topics: Student Experience, Events, Advising, Our Faculty, Admissions, information session, Programs and Majors, Community

School of Graduate, Online and Continuing Education's Graduate Education Celebration

Posted by Andy Cunningham on April 4, 2022 at 2:04 PM

This morning, Fitchburg State University President Richard Lapidus welcomed those gathered in-person, and virtually, to the first ever School of Graduate, Online and Continuing Education's Graduate Education Celebration. After remarks by Suzanne Ortega, President of the Council of Graduate Schools, who joined remotely, Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Catherine R. Canney  presented the inaugural 2022 Graduate Adjunct Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching to Professor Henry Culver. Then a panel of students, Kondwani Moya, and Kamelia Lechani along with Professors Kyle Moody, and Daneen Deptula talked about the graduate program experience.

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Topics: Advising, Admissions, information session, Staff

Accepted students from Boston Prep on Campus

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 24, 2022 at 2:45 PM

Accepted students from Boston Prep were on campus today for information sessions, and more. Here, Admissions Counselor Tahkeya Blake let the students know what to expect and what the next steps to the admissions process will be. After that, along with Tour Guides, played a rousing game of Who Wants to be a Falcon! Connect with Tahkeya, or any of our Admissions Counselors here

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Topics: Student Experience, Admissions, Clubs and Organizations

Future Falcons Day - March 19, 2022

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 19, 2022 at 3:45 PM

Future Falcons joined us at an admitted student open house to see what their life at Fitchburg State could be. The admitted students were able to attend information sessions and get an in depth look at their academic department, talk with current students, have financial aid questions answered, and more. The morning was capped off with the Future Falcon Day Celebration at our Recreation Center. After a welcome from President Richard Lapidus, Future Falcons, their families and guests, were able to mingle with a multitude of departments and student groups. Learn more on your opportunities here at Fitchburg State here.

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Topics: Preparing for College, Faculty, Our Students, Admissions, information session, Clubs and Organizations, Programs and Majors, Athletics, Campus

Boston Advising Corps Visits Campus

Posted by Andy Cunningham on February 24, 2022 at 1:39 PM

Today Fitchburg State University hosted 39 school counselors from the Boston Advising Corps. This group of counselors work with students in high schools in and around the Boston area. They learned about admissions, financial aid, and student success at the university from a co-curricular panel during their visit.

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Topics: Preparing for College, Advising, Our Students, Admissions, Community

Around Campus - February 2, 2022

Posted by Andy Cunningham on February 2, 2022 at 9:01 AM

Professor Olmstead's Ceramics Class this morning in Conlon Hall.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Our Faculty, Admissions

Around Campus - February 1, 2022

Posted by Andy Cunningham on February 1, 2022 at 8:50 AM

Some crime scene investigation in Professor Krieser's Genetics Lab this afternoon. Learn more about our School of Health and Natural Sciences here.

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Topics: Faculty, Student Experience, Meet the Faculty, Our Students, Admissions, research

Classy Summer Plans

Posted by Andy Cunningham on August 11, 2017 at 10:29 AM

Recently I was talking to Maddie, a fellow Falcon buzzer and good friend. We are inhabiting the land of full time work this summer, as many undergrad students do with their “time off.” For some students, it’s the difference between supporting themselves throughout the semester or attending college at all. So we are both thankful for spending our sunny days indoors, answering phones and emails.

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Topics: Student Experience, Admissions