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Bridge collapses at Florida International University

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On Thursday, March 15 at approximately 1:30 p.m., Florida International University’s new pedestrian bridge collapsed, leading to the deaths of at least six people with several cars trapped beneath the ruins. The 950-ton bridge had just undergone a “stress ... More »

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Reflections on my time here at Assumption College

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At Assumption College we have five guiding principles that I believe are slowly becoming ingrained into our community. As I leave Assumption College, a place I have called home, figuratively and literally, for nearly half of my adult life these principles reso... More »

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Deadly shooting at Florida High School

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On February 14, 17 lives were cut short when a gunman raided the classrooms of Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Fla. The tragedy was named the deadliest school shooting since the Sandy Hook Massacre in 2012, which took the lives of 20 children... More »

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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 »