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World-renowned glaciologist at Nichols College embarks on 39th climate change visit to the North Cascades

July 26, 2022

Mauri Pelto, PhD, professor of environmental science and associate provost at Nichols College, is heading into the field for the 39th consecutive summer to measure and communicate the impact of climate change on glaciers of the North Cascades in Washington.

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Crowley appointed enrollment chief at Nichols College

June 27, 2022

Nichols College President Glenn M. Sulmasy, JD, LL.M, has announced the appointment of Michael Crowley as vice president for enrollment management, effective July 11, 2022.

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Nichols College Named A College Of Distinction In 2022-2023 Cohort

June 15, 2022

Nichols College has been recognized for its honorable commitment to engaged, hands-on education by Colleges of Distinction, a one-of-a-kind guide for college-bound students. As an institution whose primary goals are based on student success and satisfaction, Nichols College claims its honor as one of the renowned Colleges of Distinction.

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Nichols College Further Proves its Commitment to Being a Military-Friendly College with Unveiling of the “Challenge Coin”

June 13, 2022

Further bringing to life the military and veteran affiliation that runs deep in its roots, Nichols College is proud to announce today the unveiling of its new military-inspired “Challenge Coin”.

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Nichols College graduates hear life lessons from Bruins GM Sweeney 

May 12, 2022

Nichols College conferred 504 undergraduate and graduate degrees at its 2022 Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 7, at the DCU Center in Worcester, Mass., as keynote speaker Don Sweeney, general manager of the Boston Bruins, shared life lessons from his nearly 40-year career with the NHL.  

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Nichols College names Cynthia Begin to Board of Trustees

May 2, 2022

Cynthia A. Begin has been elected to the Board of Trustees at Nichols College. She will begin her term of service at the board’s May 2022 meeting.

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A Team Player – Nichols College trustee Jim Brown ‘87

April 6, 2022

Jim Brown ’87, of Sudbury, MA, is a Nichols College trustee.

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Bruins GM Don Sweeney to deliver Nichols College graduation address

April 1, 2022

Nichols College has announced that Don Sweeney, general manager of the Boston Bruins, will be the keynote speaker at its 2022 Commencement exercises on Saturday, May 7, at 10 a.m. at the DCU Center in Worcester. He will receive an honorary degree, along with Gail Carberry, Ed.D., retired president of Quinsigamond Community College, and Rick Green, co-founder and CEO of 1A Auto.

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Nichols College names new dean of students

March 29, 2022

Nichols College President Glenn M. Sulmasy, JD, LL.M., has announced the appointment of Hillary J. Theofane as dean of students, effective April 20, 2022. She is coming to Nichols from Assumption University, where she serves as director of community standards.

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Fortune 500 marketing chief to speak at Nichols College

March 25, 2022

Michael E. LaBroad, one of the country’s top marketing executives, will be speaking on “Connecting and Engaging in these Challenging Days” at Nichols College on Monday, March 28, at 7 p.m. in the Daniels Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

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Nichols College launches Accelerated Convenient Transformational MBA

March 16, 2022

Nichols College is offering a unique MBA degree program that can be completed in 15 months for a cost of $15,000.

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Nocivelli elevated to marketing vice president at Nichols College

March 14, 2022

Nichols College President Glenn M. Sulmasy, JD, LL.M., has appointed Megan Nocivelli, DBA, currently interim provost, to the new position of vice president for marketing. She will also serve as the interim vice president of enrollment management until a successor is named.

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