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Friday, June 22, 2012, 3:45 PM
“I think back to when I was in your shoes so many years ago, and to the opportunities and challenges,” says Bill Reilly, a former captain and assistant chief in the Hartford, Connecticut Police Department and the more recent founder of Finest’s a private company that provides professional...full story
Friday, June 01, 2012, 3:50 PM
Lawrence Downs, who has steered Nichols undergraduates and MBA students through the changing field of marketing since 1979, has retired from the College at the age of 73.
Over his 33-year professorial career, Downs has drawn an enthusiastic following from current students and alumni alike. He...full story
Thursday, May 31, 2012, 10:48 AM
2013 Grads Emily Widdison and Taylor Ross have both been hired for jobs in the financial services and insurance industry.
As a result of her internship at The Hartford Group during the summer of 2012, Emily Widdison has been hired for...full story
Tuesday, May 22, 2012, 3:03 PM
By Andrew Conklin ‘13
During the past week and a half, Professor Marcus Goncalves expanded the school’s horizons by venturing to Brazil with his graduate International Operation Management class. Students and instructor departed Massachusetts on May 12th and returned on the 22nd after spending...full story
Tuesday, May 08, 2012, 5:22 PM
Led into their graduation ceremony by a bagpiper in full tartan regalia and supported by the cheers of family and friends, 430 Nichols students received their degrees Saturday morning under a sprawling tent set up for the occasion on the College’s softball field.
Prior to the awarding of...full story
Saturday, May 05, 2012, 1:34 PM
The lunch crowd found more than the usual fare to digest on April 24th, as they strolled through the Second Annual Student Showcase presented by the Nichols Academic Resource Center (ARC) in the Ingraham Room, adjacent to the Lombard Dining Hall.
Using everything from poster board to...full story
Wednesday, May 02, 2012, 2:57 PM
As graduation day nears, finding a job is a top priority for seniors at Nichols and at colleges around the country. For 2012 grads Ed Baia, Alexa Boucher, and Julianne Proulx, internships this past summer with Target Corporation paid off. All three students have accepted positions as executive...full story
Wednesday, May 02, 2012, 2:09 PM
By Robert Ricci ’15 and Richard Forget ‘15
On April 1st, Professor Christina Weiss took her Popular Music class to the Hanover Theatre in Worcester for a concert headlined by Peter Yarrow, formerly of Peter, Paul & Mary.
Besides his musical themes, Yarrow touched upon the issue of bullying,...full story
Friday, April 20, 2012, 5:02 PM
For one evening on March 27th, Daniels Auditorium was transformed into a banquet hall, as longtime Trustee Robert Kuppenheimer ’69 recognized the work of Nichols faculty, as well as the current recipients of the scholarships that bear his name.
In what’s become an annual rite of spring,...full story
Friday, April 20, 2012, 4:35 PM
by Katarina Floridia ‘14
Dewey Bozella had his first professional fight at the age of 52 against Larry Hopkins, who was half Bozella’s age. Bozella took it to Hopkins, beating him through the later rounds of the fight and winning by unanimous decision. He learned to fight—and says he was...full story