Center for Professional Studies' Advanced Placement Summer Institutes (APSI) - AP Art & Design

Posted by Andy Cunningham on July 22, 2022 at 3:34 PM

The Fitchburg State University Center for Professional StudiesAdvanced Placement Summer Institutes (APSI) first week is in full swing. The APSI are designed to support all aspects of AP courses, including AP methodology, curriculum, class assignments and examinations as well as providing strategies for teaching AP courses. Art & Design Educators spent the week long program in a combination of lecture, projects, and discussion to improve their teaching skills. 

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Topics: occupational education, vocational educators, Campus, Humanities

Center for Professional Studies' Advanced Placement Summer Institutes (APSI) - AP Biology

Posted by Andy Cunningham on July 11, 2022 at 4:03 PM

The Fitchburg State University Center for Professional Studies' Advanced Placement Summer Institutes (APSI) first week is in full swing. The APSI are designed to support all aspects of AP courses, including AP methodology, curriculum, class assignments and examinations as well as providing strategies for teaching AP courses. Here, Biology Educators run through some AP experiments to bring to their own classrooms. 

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Topics: Programs, Center for Professional Studies, occupational education, vocational educators

Around Campus - MWCC UBMS Capture the Flag

Posted by Andy Cunningham on July 7, 2022 at 4:45 PM

This afternoon, students enrolled in the  Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) Upward Bound Math & Science (UBMS) Summer Academy, played a game of Capture the Flag in the Fitchburg State University quad. Fitchburg State University Campus is hosting the program which is administered by MWCC to serve high school students from Athol, Winchendon, and Gardner to prepare them for college and STEM careers. 

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Topics: vocational educators, Community, Campus

AXON Roadshow at Wallace Civic Center

Posted by Andy Cunningham on June 10, 2022 at 3:45 PM

Fitchburg Massachusetts' Mayor Stephen l. DiNatale and Chief of Police Ernest F. Martineau stopped by the Wallace Civic Center this morning for the AXON Roadshow to learn about cutting edge products in the field of protection. They, along with students in our Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) got a chance to try virtual reality training, fire off the latest in taser technology, drone piloting, and so much more.

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Topics: Student Experience, vocational educators, Programs and Majors, Community, Police Program

Fitchburg State University Police Program ROC, Defensive Training Day 1

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 27, 2022 at 5:15 PM

Students in the Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) completed their first day of practical defensive training.

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Topics: Our Students, vocational educators, Programs and Majors, Police Program

Fitchburg State University Police Program ROC, Post Lecture PT

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 25, 2022 at 11:30 AM

Students in the he Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) end their day of class work at  McKay School with some physical training.

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, vocational educators, Programs and Majors, Police Program

Engineering Technology Department Resume Workshop

Posted by Andy Cunningham on February 8, 2022 at 6:30 PM

This afternoon, the Engineering Technology department had an in-person resume workshop in the Conlon Engineering Technology Lobby. The department will be having two Drop-In Resume Review sessions on February 15 & 17 in the same location from 2-4PM. In addition, Engineering Technology will be holding a Career Fair Tuesday, February 22 in Hammond Hall from 1-4PM.

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Topics: Faculty, Our Students, vocational educators, Programs and Majors