Nichols College News & Events

Dr. Susan West Engelkemeyer Named President

Friday, April 29, 2011, 11:01 AM

On April 28th, Chairman of the Board of Trustees John H. McClutchy Jr. announced the selection of Dr. Susan West Engelkemeyer as the seventh president of Nichols College. Dr. Engelkemeyer will begin her post on August 1, 2011.

“An accomplished and energetic leader in business education, Dr....

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Student Leadership Awards Announced

Tuesday, April 19, 2011, 1:57 PM

Nichols College offers its students many opportunities outside the classroom to maximize personal growth with a variety of opportunities for involvement, service, and leadership in co-curricular activities. Activities in clubs and student government create a vibrant and purposeful college...

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MISSION POSSIBLE, PART 2: Seniors Take the Career Leap!

Monday, April 18, 2011, 2:02 PM

Is there a recovering economy in terms of the job market?

On April 15th, the Associated Press reported that Massachusetts unemployment rates dropped to "8 percent in March as 3,200 jobs were added during the month."  April data released by the U.S. Labor Department indicates that the country...

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Senator Moore Addresses Global Business Opportunities

Wednesday, April 13, 2011, 2:31 PM

Nichols College Professor Edward Socha introduced guest speaker Massachusetts Senator Richard T. Moore to his freshman and sophomore Business & Society students on Friday, April 8th, for a state legislator’s view of global business opportunities. Massachusetts has been intrinsically linked to...

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Students Awarded 2011 Academic Honors

Wednesday, April 13, 2011, 2:29 PM

Before family and friends, Nichols College students were awarded academic honors in Daniels Auditorium on Tuesday, April 12th. Recognizing award recipients and inductees were: Dr. Alan J. Reinhardt, Provost and Senior Vice President; Dr. Jeffry A. Halprin, Associate Dean of Liberal Arts; and Dr....

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Baia Takes a Whirlwind Tour to 11 Countries

Thursday, April 07, 2011, 2:44 PM



Most college students don’t plan ahead or think past the end of the semester. But that’s not so with Nichols College junior Ed Baia. Baia has already written his “bucket,” or wish list, of things he wants to accomplish in his lifetime.

A Fall 2010 Semester at Sea...

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Keith Anderson 2011 Commencement Speaker

Thursday, April 07, 2011, 2:39 PM

Nichols College Interim President Gerald Fels announced that the 2011 Commencement speaker will be Keith Anderson, chief investment officer for the Soros Fund Management, LLC, and its principal entity, the Quantum Fund. Anderson will address the Class of 2011 on Saturday, May 7th at 10:30 a.m....

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Colloquium Lets Students Shine

Thursday, April 07, 2011, 2:35 PM


A Nichols College Colloquium let students discuss and display spring semester projects to a larger campus audience. Held in the Ingraham Room on Tuesday, April 5th, the fair was the brain-child of Marissa Loon, director of Academic Services, and included team support from Professors Len...

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Iyaba Ibo Mandingo Presents “unFRAMED”

Wednesday, April 06, 2011, 1:08 PM

A native of Antigua, West Indies, versatile artist Iyaba Ibo Mandingo gave a spell-binding performance of his first play, “unFRAMED” at the Nichols College Auditorium on February 23rd. The event was co-sponsored by the Umoja Club and the Fischer Institute as part of the Dudley campus’s...

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