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Nichols College President Names 31 Seniors to First Advisory Council

November 12, 2021

Nichols College President Glenn M. Sulmasy, JD, LL.M, has appointed 31 students to the inaugural Nichols Senior Advisory Council (NSAC).

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Nichols College Recognized for Three Top Programs in the U.S.

November 12, 2021

Nichols College was ranked among the top colleges in the U.S. by Intelligent.com in three programs, the Master of Science in Organizational Leadership, online programs for adult learners, and sport management degree programs.

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Nichols College Promotes Two to Associate Dean

November 5, 2021

Nichols College has named Robin Frkal, PhD, to the position of associate dean for the Graduate School of Business and Professional Studies, and Allison McDowell Smith, PhD, to associate dean for the Graduate School of Liberal Arts.

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Nichols College names endowed professor of data science and emerging technologies

November 2, 2021

Nichols College Interim Provost Megan Nocivelli, DBA, has announced the appointment of Kevin D. Mentzer, PhD, to the new endowed position of Trustee Professor of Data Science and Emerging Technologies.

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Nichols College sponsors cybersecurity summit featuring former White House officials

November 2, 2021

DUDLEY, Mass. – Nichols College is sponsoring “An Evening with Some of the Best and Brightest in the World of Cybersecurity,” a meeting of the Worcester Economic Club on Wednesday, November 3, at the AC Marriott in downtown Worcester. The cybersecurity summit will feature a panel of distinguished industry experts with experience in the upper […]

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Newport Hospital CEO receives Alumni Achievement Award from Nichols College

October 21, 2021

Crista Durand, president and CEO of Newport Hospital and 2001 MBA graduate of Nichols College, received its Alumni Achievement Award.

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Nichols College receives gift from DCD Automotive for new video scoreboard

October 21, 2021

Nichols College recently unveiled a new digital scoreboard donated by Nucar, a subsidiary of the DCD Automotive Group based in Norwood, Mass.

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Nichols College professor featured in National Geographic

October 14, 2021

The work of Mauri Pelto, PhD, professor of environmental science at Nichols College and a world-renowned glaciologist, is the subject of a National Geographic feature released today.

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Nichols College officially welcomes the Class of 2025 and new president at Convocation and Investiture ceremonies

October 5, 2021

Nichols College gathered to officially welcome the Class of 2025 to the campus community and install Glenn M. Sulmasy, JD, LL.M as the eighth president of Nichols on Friday, September 24.

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Nichols College Receives Grant From Affinity Group Foundation To Expand Student Access To Bloomberg Technology

October 5, 2021

A grant from the Affinity Group Charitable Foundation, supported by Dexter-Russell, Inc. has enabled Nichols College to expand the number of terminals in the college’s Bloomberg Finance Lab, increasing student access to market-leading software used by more than 325,000 professionals.

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Nichols College Named To Princeton Review’s “Best In The Northeast” List

September 21, 2021

DUDLEY, Mass. – Nichols College is one of the top colleges in the Northeast according to The Princeton Review. The education services company lists Nichols in the Best in the Northeast section of its “2022 Best Colleges: Region by Region” website feature that posted on August 31, 2021. “It is terrific news that The Princeton […]

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Former U.S. Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III To Deliver Keynote Address At Nichols College Convocation And Presidential Investiture

September 21, 2021

DUDLEY, Mass. – Joseph P. Kennedy III, who served as a U.S. Representative for eight years, will be the featured speaker at the Nichols College Convocation ceremony on Friday, September 24, 2021. The Convocation, which traditionally represents the start of the academic year and a welcome to the incoming class, will also feature the investiture […]

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