Honoring a Life Devoted to Community Service April 10, 2015
An overflow crowd of family, friends, and politicians gathered in the Blue Lounge for the official renaming ceremony for the Honorable John J. Binienda Center for Civic Engagement on Thursday, April 9.
Harpoon CEO Kenary to Speak at Commencement April 6, 2015
Boston’s Harpoon Brewery co-founder and CEO Dan Kenary will serve as the commencement speaker for undergraduate commencement exercises on Saturday, May 16, 2015, at 10 a.m. at the DCU Center in Worcester.
Day of Giving Challenge a Huge Success April 3, 2015
The second annual Day of Giving challenge on Wednesday, April 1, was a huge success, with more than 450 donors giving at least $150,000, far exceeding the goal of 300 gifts in a single day.
Educational Exchange Program Established with Ireland March 16, 2015
The Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce and WSU have established an international academic exchange program for WSU nursing students with Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT) in County Donegal, Ireland.
WSU Participates in $30K Commitment to Students March 20, 2015 A new collaboration among Central Massachusetts’ four institutions of public higher education, including Worcester State University, will guarantee qualifying students their associate’s and bachelor’s degrees for $30,000 in four years.
Auschwitz death camp survivor publishes memoir March 11, 2015
Thea Aschkenase '07, a survivor of the Auschwitz death camps and now a stalwart member the Intergenerational Urban Institute Hunger Outreach Team, recently published a memoir.
Gala Celebrates Worcester State University’s Past & Future
February 26, 2015
Alumni are invited to join the Worcester State University community in celebrating the 140th anniversary of the founding of WSU, while at the same time kicking off a comprehensive capital campaign that will fund key priorities for the future.
Resolve and Scholarship Help Lead Student to Italy
February 17, 2015
Determined to attend college and be an inspiration for others, junior Jasmin Correa is the epitome of an active and engaged Worcester State student—thanks in part to scholarship support.
Signing the Beam
February 17, 2015
Members of the Worcester State University community gathered to mark a milestone in the construction of the Wellness Center on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, signing a ceremonial beam that will soon be hoisted to the highest spot on the building.
Awards, Accolades, and Honors
Celebrate the wonderful things Worcester State students, faculty and staff do wonderful things every day! From research to presentations and more, see recent noteworthy accomplishments here.