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Reactions to the 2018 Midterm Elections

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Richard Hudson – Staff writer Going into the midterm elections on Tuesday, November 6th, I was unsure about what the outcome would be. I heard that a “blue wave” was coming that would change control of the House and the Senate from Republican to Dem... More »

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Positioning the College toward a Vibrant Future

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Francesco C. Cesareo, President of Assumption College Recently I met with the members of the Restructuring Committee to discuss the restructuring of the College. In the course of our conversation, all of us thought it would be helpful if I provided the commun... More »

Veterans Day Faculty Corner Reflection

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Kristen Carella, Professor of English It’s just a few days before Veteran’s Day, and that has had me thinking about my friend Kayah. I met Kayah in basic training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, in June 2001. Since her last name starts with “Bu” and ... More »

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START Retreat Reflection

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Jenna Smith – STAFF WRITER START is a retreat offered through Assumption’s Campus Ministry office and something many of my friends had previously attended and urged me to consider. After being asked by multiple people if I was going to go through with... More »

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ALANA Hosts Multicultural Day

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Skyler Hesch – Staff Writer With flags representing a variety of countries on the walls, music playing and the smell of flavorful food in the air, Hagan Hall was transformed into an entirely new atmosphere as the ALANA Network hosted their annual Multicu... More »

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Boston Takes it All

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Samantha Surowiec – Staff Writer For the eleventh time in twenty years, a Boston sports team has brought home another title, reaffirming that Boston truly is the City of Champions. After a record-breaking season, the Boston Red Sox—lead by new manager ... More »

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Eleven Killed in Pittsburgh shooting

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Tyler Cullen – Staff Writer A gunman who opened fire in the Tree of Life Synagogue killed eleven people and injured six others. This horrible massacre was carried out on the morning of October 27, on what would have been a normal Saturday morning. The ma... More »

Assumption announces new partnership

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Celia Smith, Assistant Editor-In-Chief Cheers echoed through the Kelly Atrium this past Thursday as Larry Lucchino, current Chairman of the Pawtucket Red Sox and former President and CEO of the Boston Red Sox, spoke the words: “Today I am proud to announce, ... More »

MSNBC Host visits Assumption

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By Richard Hudson, Staff WriterThis past Thursday, Assumption College’s Department of Political Science hosted the opening of the Daniel Patrick Moynihan Center for Scholarship and Statesmanship. This center is named after the late senator from New York, Dan... More »

Supreme Court justice under fire

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Eric Guditz Copy Editor Emotions ran high at the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on September 27, during the testimony of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Chris¬tine Blasey Ford, professor of psychology at Palo Alto University and a resea... More »

Bringing back the Baroque

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Jakob Pohlman Staff Writer During the common hour on Thursday, September 27th, the Bach Consort of Worcester performed iconic baroque-era pieces using strings, flute, harpsichord and acoustic guitar. The Bach Consort of Worcester is a musical performance group... More »