Around Campus - Pancakes and Information

Posted by Andy Cunningham on January 18, 2024 at 12:31 PM

Our Office of Student Development held a Pancakes and Orientation Leader Information event this morning in the Street Level Lobby of Hammond Hall. They served up  some pancakes and information about how current students  can become an Orientation Leader.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Community

Winter Commencement 2023

Posted by Andy Cunningham on December 26, 2023 at 12:47 PM

Fitchburg State University held the winter ceremony of its 127th commencement exercises at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22 in the campus Athletics and Recreation Center, 130 North St.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Community, Commencement

Around Campus - ACT Relax Before Finals

Posted by Andy Cunningham on December 8, 2023 at 8:49 AM

Our Academic Coaching and Tutoring Center held a Relax Before Finals event yesterday in the Main Lounge of the Hammond Building. This was a co-curricular event for First Year Experience students to come de-stress and get some resources to help them through the finals period. Students could stop by for make-your-own snack mix, crafts, puzzles, easier-to-read final exam schedules, and peer mentors to help strategize and schedule tutoring appointments to get through this final stretch of the semester.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Information Session, Community

Student Fellows Present Research

Posted by Andy Cunningham on November 24, 2023 at 3:15 PM

Recently students who are part of the Moderna granted fellows project present their findings to their mentor, Dr. Eric Williams. 

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Topics: Our Students, Health and Natural Sciences

I LAVA Fitchburg State University

Posted by Fitchburg State University on November 3, 2023 at 4:41 PM

Here are some pictures of our students at Fitchburg State getting their sciency groove on with these DIY lava lamps from the Bio&Chem Club!

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students

IEEE Student Club wins 4th place at MIT IEEE MicroMouse Competition

Posted by Fitchburg State University on October 13, 2023 at 8:42 AM

Our Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) student club won fourth place at the MIT IEEE MicroMouse (Robot) competition on Saturday and presented a poster for the MIT IEEE Undergraduate Research Technology Conference. 

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Topics: Our Students, Engineering Technology

President Lapidus Welcomes Newest Falcons

Posted by Andy Cunningham on September 5, 2023 at 11:45 AM

Before Student Orientation, University President Dr. Richard Lapidus welcomed the newest Falcons this morning in the Holmes Dining Commons. Associate Dean for Student Development Hank Parkinson, and Vice President for Student Affairs Laura Bayless also greeted the students before our Orientation Leaders unveiled their own welcome video and began orientation.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Information Session, Community

Field Hockey Practice

Posted by Andy Cunningham on August 23, 2023 at 6:52 PM

Fitchburg State University Athletics Fitchburg State Field Hockey Team are on campus and held a practice this morning at Elliot Field.

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Topics: Our Students, Clubs and Organizations, Athletics

Transfer Orientation 2023 - Meet with Deans & Registrar

Posted by Andy Cunningham on August 9, 2023 at 2:58 PM

After a day full of activities and information sessions, students and their families met with the Deans in their selected majors as our Transfer Orientation 2023 wrapped up this afternoon.

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Topics: Our Students, Admissions, Information Session, Programs and Majors

History & Political Science Students Honored

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 3, 2023 at 10:45 AM

Yesterday afternoon, the Xi-Upsilon Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the National History Honor Society, inducted three Fitchburg State University History students. Afterward this induction, the Political Science faculty and their honor society, the Alpha Delta Kappa Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honor Society inducted three Political Science students. Congratulations all!

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Topics: Our Students, Programs and Majors, Economics, History, and Political Science