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  • University Historical Society Students Visit Unique "Beyond Words" Exhibit

    December 9, 2016 - 1:01 PM

    Students and faculty from the Western New England University Historical Society visited Harvard University’s Houghton Library and the...

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  • D'Amour Library Embraces Transformation

    December 4, 2016 - 1:01 PM

    In recent months, Western New England University's D'Amour Library has undergone a number of significant changes. These changes will provide new resources and improve the library's functionality to aid faculty, students, and staff in day-to-day operations. The changes range from adding larger computer monitors in the labs, to repurposing space for...

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  • Two Named to Faculty Positions at Western New England University School of Law

    December 2, 2016 - 11:11 AM

    Western New England University President Anthony S. Caprio has announced the appointment of two new faculty members in the University's School of Law.

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  • College of Pharmacy Establishes Training Program for Chinese Pharmacists

    December 1, 2016 - 9:09 AM

    The Western New England University College of Pharmacy welcomed six Chinese pharmacists to the University on November 7. This marked the beginning of the Pharmacy Education and Clinical Pharmacy Practice Training Program for Chinese pharmacists.

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  • Annual World Fest Event Celebrates Diversity

    November 30, 2016 - 12:12 PM

    The Western New England University United and Mutually Equal student club (U&ME), celebrated the value, beauty, and importance of cultural diversity among students during their 16th annual World Fest event. Rivers Memorial Hall was decorated with flags from dozens of countries as people gathered to experience "The World Through Arts."

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  • School of Law Sweeps American Bar Association Competition

    November 29, 2016 - 8:08 PM

    Western New England University School of Law entered the American Bar Association Region 1 Negotiation Competition, with three two-person teams

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  • Students Attend Global Leadership Summit

    November 29, 2016 - 3:30 PM

    Western New England University College of Business students represented the University's Beta Gamma Sigma chapter at the organization's International Leadership Summit in Dallas, TX. Beta Gamma Sigma is the international honor society of AACSB-accredited business schools...

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  • New U.S. Citizens Take Oath of Allegiance at Law School Naturalization Ceremony

    November 22, 2016 - 10:10 AM

    Western New England University School of Law recently hosted naturalization proceedings for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in the Blake Law Center.

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  • Pain Free Blood Glucose Monitoring Device Developed

    November 21, 2016 - 11:11 AM

    Western New England University professors Dr. Ronny Priefer and Dr. Michael Rust have developed a hand-held breathalyzer that allows individuals to painlessly check their blood glucose levels. Instead of the traditional finger-stick testing...

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  • Law Professor Kaiser Argues Case of First Impression Concerning Adoption

    November 16, 2016 - 4:04 PM

    Professor Jeanne Kaiser, professor of Legal Research and Writing at Western New England University School of Law argued a case of first impression in the Supreme Judicial Court on November 7.

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  • University ROTC Cadets Honor Veterans

    November 14, 2016 - 3:30 PM

    Western New England University ROTC leadership training cadets held their annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Friday November 11, at the Gazebo...

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  • Student Start-Up Launches Kickstarter Campaign

    November 14, 2016 - 12:21 PM

    AnyCafe, a Springfield startup company that was formed at Western New England University by five students, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help raise funds through pre-sales of their product. The startup company grew out of a program sponsored by Valley Venture Mentors.

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  • The 2016 Alumni Association Skookum Award Winners are Announced

    November 11, 2016 - 11:11 AM

    The Skookum Award of Excellence was established in 1989 by the Western New England University Alumni Association as a way to recognize the outstanding achievements of students. The Skookum Award recognizes the commitment and dedicated service of...

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  • Family and Friends Weekend Sweeps Attendees Up, Up, and Away

    November 10, 2016 - 2:20 PM

    Western New England University's Campus Activities Board (CAB) welcomed students' loved ones to campus for the annual Family and Friends Weekend on October 29 and 30. Hundreds of students attended the various activities sponsored by the University and CAB while reconnecting with family and friends.

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