Springfield College Receives Support from George I. Alden Trust for Health Sciences Center

Springfield College was recently awarded $180,000 by the George I. Alden Trust towards the construction of its new Health Sciences Center.   Now under construction, the campus' newest facility is scheduled to open in the fall of 2023. Focusing on the dynamic future of clinical…

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Weckwerth Lecture Highlights Women Trailblazers in Sports

The Springfield College Department of Sport Management and Recreation hosted the 26th Annual Weckwerth Lecture on Wednesday, Oct. 26, featuring Camille Kraft, G’91, EdD, educator and business owner, who recapped the impact of women trailblazers in sport. This year's Weckwerth Lecture was part of the year-long…

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Supporting Deserving Students at A Taste of Humanics

At left, Springfield College Emeritus Professor Peter Polito and 2022 Friends in Humanics Scholarship recipient Panayiotis Kapanedis. The Distinguished Springfield Professors of Humanics, both past and present, once again came together with current faculty and staff to raise funds that directly benefit deserving Springfield College…

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Alumni Return to East Campus with High School Students for Skill Development and Career Exploration

Seven Massachusetts high schools were represented at the most recent Youth in Motion. Youth in Motion Photo Gallery Springfield College alumni working as high school physical education and health education teachers, along with graduates serving as school counselors, returned toEast Campus on Friday, Oct. 28,…

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Second Cohort of Pride Cares Set to Assist with Mental Health Support Services

At Springfield College, students are the number one priority. Making sure they have the resources to stay physically and mentally healthy are as important as their studies. That’s why the College was proud to graduate its second cohort of students from Pride Cares with a special…

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Department of Social Work Establishes THRIVE Scholars Program

The Springfield College Department of Social Work recently received a $300,000 grant from Boston Children's Hospital's Collaboration for Community Health. With this funding, they will be able to establish the THRIVE Scholars Program which will benefit graduate social work students who are ethnically, racially, and…

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One Million Dollar Gift to Impact Students at Springfield College

Springfield College President Emeritus Dr. Richard B. Flynn was fully committed to supporting students during his 14-year tenure as president from 1999 through 2013, and that devotion remains on display to this day. On Saturday, October 1, it was announced that Dr. Flynn and his…

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Arts & Humanities Speaker Series Lecture Features Famed Actress, Playwright, and Educator Anna Deavere Smith

Kicking off Homecoming Weekend, the annual Arts & Humanities Speaker Series featured Anna Deavere Smith, famed playwright, actress, and educator. The evening was made possible through the generosity of Carlton ’63 and Lucille Sedgeley. View photo gallery of the Arts & Humanities Speaker Series. Smith is most recognizable as the…

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