Greek Week - Day 1, April 4, 2022

Posted by Andy Cunningham on April 5, 2022 at 10:42 AM

Greek Week began today with a Chariot Race on the quad, followed by feats of strength including a tug-of-war. Thanks to Student Photographer Kristen Laquidara '22 for the great photos! Click here if you're curious about Greek Life at Fitchburg State University.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Community, Campus

Fitchburg State Holds Eighth Annual NCAHS Induction Ceremony

Posted by Andy Cunningham on April 4, 2022 at 2:45 PM

Fitchburg State University held its eighth annual National Collegiate Athlete Honor Society (NCAHS) induction ceremony on Monday, with 36 student-athletes being recognized for their academic achievements.

The National College Athlete Honor Society was founded at DePauw University in Greencastle, Ind. on May 17, 1996, as a student-athlete honor society for the recognition of high academic achievers and sport letter-winners as the collegiate level.

There are 269 chapters of the NCAHS, Chi Alpha Sigma across the country with Fitchburg State University designated as the Sigma Chapter of the Chi Alpha Sigma.

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Topics: Events, Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Programs and Majors, Athletics

Women's HERstory Month: Movie Showing - Encanto

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 28, 2022 at 8:15 PM

As our the Women's HERstory Month celebration, the the Women's HERstory Month Committee hosted the movie showing of Encanto at the Ellis White Lecture Hall at 3:30 and 6:30. Learn more about our Center for Diversity and Inclusiveness here.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Community, Campus

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

Women's HERstory Month Lunch Bingo

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 23, 2022 at 1:52 PM

The Fitchburg Activities Board (FAB) along with the Women's HERstory Month Committee hosted Women's HERstory Month Lunch Bingo in the Falcon Hub. Attendees learned multitasking fun and facts as they played lightning speed rounds of BINGO. Winners EVERY game!

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Topics: Student Experience, Events, Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Community, Campus

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

Women in Leadership Panel Discussion, March 15, 2022

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 16, 2022 at 9:07 AM

The students of Feminist Conversation and Student Government Association, along with some of the finest female professors at Fitchburg State gathered in the Hamond Main Lounge yesterday afternoon for a panel discussion, They shared their own personal journeys and decisions into politics and leadership roles. This panel also celebrated the birthday of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a lawyer, associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, and a mother who spent a lifetime flourishing in the face of adversity. Learn more about our Clubs & Organizations here.

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Topics: Faculty, Student Experience, Events, Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Staff

Around Campus - Dance Club Sale

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 15, 2022 at 3:57 PM

The Fitchburg State Dance Club sold baked goods and Dance Club apparel in the entrance of Hammond Hall. Check out all of our Clubs & Organizations here.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Community

Around Campus - Sigma Sigma Sigma Nails & Netflix

Posted by Andy Cunningham on February 25, 2022 at 11:16 AM

Our Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority held a Nails & Netflix event yesterday afternoon in Thompson hall. Learn about Greek Life on campus here.

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Topics: Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Community

Women's Lacrosse Fundraising

Posted by Andy Cunningham on February 18, 2022 at 11:58 AM

Member of the Women's Lacrosse (LAX) team are contacting alumni LAX players to fundraise for their Spring Tournament. You can donate here and enter Women's Lacrosse in the "Other" option.

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Topics: Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Staff, Athletics, Alumni