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Western New England University is a private, coeducational institution founded in 1919, located on a 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts. Western New England serves 3,955 students, including 2,575 full-time undergraduate students. With the academic options of a university, and a focus on individualized attention, Western New England inspires students to achieve more than they ever imagined possible.

  • Jose Tosado Engages Mexican Exchange Students

    August 23, 2016 - 3:53 PM

    Massachusetts State Representative Jose Tosado visits with Mexican exchange students who were studying English at Western New England University this summer.

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  • Richard M. Cassata ’80 Named to University Board of Trustees

    August 23, 2016 - 12:00 AM

    Richard M. Cassata ’80 of Park Ridge, NJ, has been named to the Western New England University Board of Trustees. Cassata is an alumnus of the University, holding the B.S.B.A. in Finance.

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  • Art Gallery To Feature Work of Richard Cowles and Erin Seibert Cowles

    August 20, 2016 - 12:00 AM

    The Art Gallery of Western New England University will be hosting “Words & Pictures,” from August 28-September 29.

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  • WNE Named a College of Distinction

    August 18, 2016 - 12:00 AM

    Western New England University is featured in the 2016-2017 edition of the Colleges of Distinction guidebook, a publication that provides a fresh look at some of America's best bets in higher education.

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  • University to Host Transfer Decision Day on August 22

    August 12, 2016 - 12:00 AM

    Western New England University will host Transfer Decision Day on Monday, August 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the University’s Welcome Center. The event is free, but advance reservation is requested.

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  • Janet Johnson Bullard '69 named to Board of Trustees

    August 10, 2016 - 2:30 PM

    Janet Johnson Bullard ’69 of Warren, RI, was named to the Western New England University Board of Trustees. President Anthony S. Caprio...

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  • University Police Department is Awarded Accreditation

    August 9, 2016 - 11:33 AM

    The Western New England University Police Department received state Accreditation from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission.

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  • University Baja Team Places 21 in SAE International Competition

    August 8, 2016 - 12:00 AM

    … The Golden Bear Baja Team competed for the second year in the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) International Baja Endurance Race in Rochester, NY. Baja SEA is an intercollegiate engineering design competition.

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  • Legal Summer Camp Held for High School Students

    August 3, 2016 - 11:00 AM

    Attorneys with the MassMutual legal department along with faculty and law students from Western New England University School of Law, participate as volunteers in the Springfield Summer Legal Institute.

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  • University Students Study Abroad in Italy

    August 1, 2016 - 5:45 PM

    Fifteen Western New England University students traveled to the city of Sorrento, Italy for 3 weeks to study and immerse themselves in Italian culture. Adjunct College of Arts and Sciences professor, Dr. Rocco Mesiti, and Professional Educator of Communications, Brenda Garton-Sjoberg, taught two courses at one of WNEU's international partner institutions, Sant’Anna Institute.

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  • Philip “Bud” C. Beaudry Named to Board of Trustees at Western New England University

    July 29, 2016 - 12:00 PM

    Bud Beaudry of South Hadley, MA, has been named to the Western New England University Board of Trustees. President Anthony S. Caprio announced the appointment, which the Board approved during its June meeting.

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  • Western New England University Phi Lambda Sigma Induction

    July 27, 2016 - 3:20 PM

    Phi Lambda Sigma (PLS), Western New England University’s chapter of the Delta Rho Society, which is the leadership society for pharmacy education, held its second induction ceremony on May 5, 2016.

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  • University Hosts 25 Mexican Students

    July 25, 2016 - 2:36 PM

    Western New England University welcomes 25 Mexican students under the support of the U.S. Department of State 100,000 Strong in the Americas, and the complementary Mexican Ministry of Education Proyecta 100,000 initiatives.

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  • Epsilon Iota Induction

    July 20, 2016 - 11:55 AM

    Epsilon Iota, The Western New England University chapter of the Rho Chi Society, which is the national honor society for colleges and schools of pharmacy, held its inaugural induction ceremony on May 3, 2016.

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  • Duggan Academy Students Enjoy College of Engineering Summer Camp

    July 19, 2016 - 2:33 PM

    Middle school students from John J. Duggan Academy in Springfield recently explored some engineering basics at a week-long summer program hosted by Dr. Neeraj Margotra, chair and associate professor of electrical engineering at Western New England University.

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