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February 2018

All posts published in February 2018

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The return of Vine

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Vine’s back. Well, kind of. On Nov. 30, 2017 Vine creator Dom Hofmann announced on Twitter that the second coming of Vine was on its way. “I’m going to work on a follow-up to Vine. I’ve been feeling it myself for some time and have seen a lot of tweets... More »

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ALANA hosts first-ever N-word panel

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ALANA hosted its inaugural N-Word Panel this past Monday, February 5, as part of their string of Black History Month events. A diverse group of speakers made up the panel and offered different insights into the ongoing investigation on the n-word and its socie... More »

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Dunkin’ Donuts to eliminate styrofoam cups

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As college students in New England, we’re all too familiar with the coffee and pastry chain known as Dunkin’ Donuts. Although iced coffee is a popular choice year-round for getting your caffeine fix, Dunkin’ is making a change that may entice you towards... More »

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Ready for Rome?

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Assumption is looking forward to another semester full of learning, faith, fun and coming together as a community, not only on the campus in Worcester, but at the College’s campus in Rome, Italy. Since its inception in 2013, Assumption’s Rome Campus has gr... More »

Seniors mark 100 days at Compass

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Students huddled together in an attempt to get warm as they waited out in the Worcester air, some opting to brave the night without a coat. The night was freezing cold as Assumption seniors packed into Compass Tavern. Assumption held their yearly 100 Days even... More »

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Chorale Concert to feature N.Y. Met opera star

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Acclaimed New York Metropolitan Opera tenor, Matthew Polenzani will perform as part of a concert of Assumption College’s Chorale at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2018 in the new Jeanne Y. Curtis Performance Hall. The evening will feature solos from Polenz... More »

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New student assistance program in health department

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In the past couple of years, mental health has become more of a concern and treatment options are now easily accessible on college campuses. At Assumption we have the Wellness Center. A recent location change has connected the Wellness Center with Health Servi... More »

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Winter Olympics Preview

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On February 9, the Olympic flame will finally reach its final destination at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. The opening ceremony marks the beginning of 16 days of competition for winter’s greatest athletes.... More »

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Assumption dances the night away

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On Friday, January 26, a group of Assumption students partook in the Holy Cross Dance Marathon to support the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF). During this event, students had to stay standing for the whole event which lasted from 8 p.m. to 8... More »