News & Media /discover-emmanuel/news-and-media.html News & Media 5/24/2017 9:32:55 AM Disney Internship is a Magical Experience for Capozzi ’17 Secondary education and mathematics major Nicole Capozzi ’17 has widened her view and changed her life with a year-long internship at Walt Disney World.]]> 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM Sinewick BSN '05, MSN '14 Brings Scholarship to Real World Ann Sinewick BSN '05, MSN '14 had already lived a very busy life as a staff nurse at South Shore Hospital and the mother of four children when she began to look at her career as not merely a job, but as a profession.]]> 12/16/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel’s Peer-Tutoring Program Receives CRLA Certification Emmanuel’s Peer Tutoring Program, facilitated by the College’s Academic Resource Center (ARC), was recently granted Level 1 International Tutor Training Program Certification (ITTPC) from the College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA).]]> 12/15/2014 12:00:00 AM Saints Giving Back Cooks Up Holiday Spirit All Year Round For the last six years, the service-based club has provided meals for the families of patients staying at Boston Children’s Hospital homes. The students cook at each home twice a week.]]> 12/11/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Faculty Join Catholic Theologians in Advent Call for Racial Justice Emmanuel College Professor of Theology Mary Hines and Assistant Professor of Theology + Religious Studies Laurie Johnston joined Catholic theologians from across the country in signing a statement on racial justice, posted on the Catholic Moral Theology blog. ]]> 12/10/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Earns Distinction on the 2014 President’s Community Service Honor Roll Emmanuel College has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for the fifth straight year. ]]> 12/8/2014 12:00:00 AM The Performing Arts Department Presents "The Last 5 Years" Alexa Albanese '16 directs a contemporary musical about the ups and downs of relationships for her Senior Capstone project. The show will run Saturday, December 6th, and Sunday, December 7th, at 7:00 p.m.]]> 12/5/2014 12:00:00 AM Bueker Receives Grant from Spencer Foundation Catherine Simpson Bueker, Associate Professor and Chair of Emmanuel College's Sociology Department, has received a $49,745 research grant from the Spencer Foundation in the category of Education and Social Opportunity.]]> 12/4/2014 12:00:00 AM GOLD Fall Fest :: November 15, 2014 On Saturday, November 15th, Emmanuel College welcomed GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) alumni to campus for a day-long series of events, including tip-off tournaments for the men’s and women’s basketball teams.]]> 11/24/2014 12:00:00 AM daSilva '16 Finds New Career Path at Fenway Health Biology major Jessica daSilva '16 works as a community engagement generalist intern at Fenway Health, helping young people with HIV and AIDS in the community.]]> 11/24/2014 12:00:00 AM Withers '16 Explores Irish Identity during Fulbright Summer Institute in Belfast During the summer of 2014, philosophy and mathematics major James Withers '16 participated in the Fulbright Commission Queen’s University Belfast Summer Institute, a four-week cultural and academic program. ]]> 11/21/2014 12:00:00 AM Dana-Farber Internship Brings Dunne ’15 Full Circle Art therapy major Maureen Dunne ’15 volunteers her time at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, where her brother once received treatment.]]> 11/18/2014 12:00:00 AM Archbishop of Boston to Deliver 2015 Commencement Address Archbishop of Boston Cardinal Seán Patrick O’Malley, O.F.M. Cap. will deliver the Commencement address and receive an honorary degree during Emmanuel College’s 93rd Commencement Exercises on May 9, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. ]]> 11/17/2014 12:00:00 AM Saints Basketball Tip-Off This Weekend The Emmanuel College Saints basketball season begins Saturday, November 15th in the Jean Yawkey Center Gymnasium.]]> 11/14/2014 12:00:00 AM Hard Work Inside and Outside the Classroom Lands Kuehl '15 a Full-Time Job ‘Second to none’ College experience leads to job for Elementary Education and Liberal Arts major Grant Kuehl '15. His personal research, practicums and activities helped make the most of his four years.]]> 11/14/2014 12:00:00 AM Saint Tosses Up a Prayer as the Men’s Basketball Team Prepares for Opener Nov. 15 Saints men’s basketball forward John Clay ’16 sank an amazing midcourt shot during practice, which was then picked up on ESPN’s Top 10.]]> 11/6/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel hosts 5K Fun Walk/Run for SND scholarships The 1804 Society and the Emmanuel College Alumni Board are co-sponsoring a 5K during GOLD Fall Fest to support the Sister Janet Eisner, SND Scholarships and the SND school in the DR Congo.]]> 11/5/2014 12:00:00 AM Berger ’15 Works with Veterans at West Roxbury Campus VA Psychology major Joel Berger ’15 found his passion in counseling while working with veterans in a smoke cessation group at the West Roxbury Campus VA.]]> 11/3/2014 12:00:00 AM Psychology Alumni Panel Offers Advice on Life after Emmanuel Six psychology alumni from the Classes of 2007-2014 participated in a panel discussion on Wednesday, October 29th, in the Janet M. Daley Library Lecture Hall.]]> 10/31/2014 12:00:00 AM A Message from Sister Janet Eisner, SND on Mayor Thomas M. Menino, Hon.D. '96 Mayor Thomas M. Menino will long be remembered by historians and by the people of Boston for his transformational leadership and energetic spirit.]]> 10/31/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Remembers Mayor Thomas M. Menino, 1942-2014 The College community mourns the loss of a great friend and leader.]]> 10/31/2014 12:00:00 AM Weinstein '13 Contributes to Website as Nutrition Consultant Olivia Weinstein '13, who majored in business management and minored in biology at Emmanuel, pursues her dream as a registered dietician by attending graduate school and consulting for a health website. ]]> 10/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Celebrates Family Weekend During the weekend of October 18th, Emmanuel students welcomed their loved ones to campus for Family Weekend — an opportunity to reconnect and to show off their home away from home.]]> 10/24/2014 12:00:00 AM Green Addresses Ethical Questions in the Genomic Era at Wyant Lecture Dr. Robert C. Green, director of the Genomes to People (G2P) Program at Brigham and Women's Hospital, spoke on the topic of "Empirical Approaches to Ethical Questions in the Genomic Era" at the Fall 2014 Wyant Lecture on October 16th.]]> 10/22/2014 12:00:00 AM Food Day 2014 Emmanuel celebrates national holiday for second year to promote and educate on healthy, affordable eating and food justice.]]> 10/21/2014 12:00:00 AM Welcome Sr. Bárbara Gutiérrez, SND With a background in marine biology and business consulting, Sr. Bárbara joins the Emmanuel community as an Adjunct Campus Minister.]]> 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM Benassi ’15 Studied at Renowned Bauhaus University Graphic design major Martina Benassi ’15 is the first student to participate in Emmanuel’s new Bauhaus Exchange Program.]]> 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM Mohamed ’16 Lands Three-Part Internship With PwC Accounting Major Hoodo Mohamed's internship at "Big Four" PwC earned her the opportunity to participate in the company's Start Master's program in summer 2015.]]> 10/15/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Awarded Technology Grant from George I. Alden Trust Emmanuel College has received a grant of $100,000 from the George I. Alden Trust of Worcester, Mass., toward significant classroom technology upgrades.]]> 10/8/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Receives $25,000 Grant from New Balance Foundation The New Balance Foundation will underwrite the inaugural year of Emmanuel’s Urban Food Project, which will provide nutritional education and information, as well as urban gardening strategies, for low-income families in Boston.]]> 10/7/2014 12:00:00 AM Diversity Series Engages Campus Community in Cultural Conversations Director of Multicultural Programs Jeffrey Smith talks about the importance of and new activities within Through the Wire, a diversity lecture series established in 2005.]]> 10/7/2014 12:00:00 AM Agostaro ’18 Comes to College with Passion for Service It only made sense that Gabriella Agostaro ’18 would choose Emmanuel College – service is her thing. ]]> 10/6/2014 12:00:00 AM Quaglia ’12 and Friends Brew the Taste of Home Management major Jeremy Quaglia '12, co-owner of Homestead Hard Cider started the business in the basement of his parents' Attleboro, Mass., home.]]> 10/3/2014 12:00:00 AM Peters ’15 exhibits in his first art show Studio art major Jake Peters will showcase his work, "Self Portrait I," in the "Ceramics en-MASSe" exhibit at Bunker Hill Community College. ]]> 10/1/2014 12:00:00 AM Medeiros ’15 Turns Big Four Internship into Full-Time Job Accounting major Taryn Medeiros's summer internship at "Big Four" firm EY earned her a full-time job that begins in the fall of 2015.]]> 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Biology Professors Awarded NIH Grant Two Emmanuel biology professors received a three-year, $357,300 grant from the National Institutes of Health for neuroimmunology research conducted with undergraduate students.]]> 9/26/2014 12:00:00 AM Alsahlawi ’15 Explores Refugee Identity in Award-Winning Essay Nora Alsahlawi ’15 earned a 2014 Kingston-Mann honorable mention for her essay “1001 Years of War: A Poetic Interpretation of the Sociopolitical Effects of Iraqi Wars on Refugee Cultural Identity.” ]]> 9/23/2014 12:00:00 AM Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees Announced The Emmanuel College Athletic Department is pleased to announce the six inductees for the Class of 2014 Hall of Fame.]]> 9/19/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Opens Notre Dame Campus The start of the 2014-2015 academic year marked the opening of Emmanuel College's Notre Dame Campus,in the historic Fort Hill/Highland Park neighborhood of Roxbury.]]> 9/17/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Marks 95th Academic Year with Convocation Emmanuel College marked the opening of its 95th academic year on Tuesday, September 9th, with the celebration of Convocation in the Jean Yawkey Center Gymnasium. ]]> 9/12/2014 12:00:00 AM Verdini '17 Makes Time for Travel As a biology major with a full course load on campus, Nick Verdini '17 uses the summer months to travel abroad and gain global perspective.]]> 9/11/2014 12:00:00 AM Academic Year Opens with Mass of the Holy Spirit Emmanuel College officially opened the 2014-2015 academic year with the celebration of the Mass of the Holy Spirit on Monday, September 8th.]]> 9/9/2014 12:00:00 AM Nearly 500 Students Volunteer for Day of Service On Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 488 Emmanuel students rose early on the day before classes began to participate in the College’s annual New Student Day of Service.]]> 9/5/2014 12:00:00 AM Hains ’98 on the “Princess Problem” Rebecca C. Hains ’98, a professor of media studies at Salem State University, recently released her second book, "The Princess Problem: Guiding Our Girls through the Princess-Obsessed Years."]]> 9/4/2014 12:00:00 AM Welcome, New Students! Emmanuel College welcomed more than 560 new first-year and transfer students and their families to campus on Sunday, August 31st.]]> 9/4/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Students and Faculty Present at 2014 ACS Conference During the week of August 10, six Emmanuel College students traveled to San Francisco, Calif., with three members of the Emmanuel faculty to present at the 248th National Meeting and Exposition of the American Chemical Society.]]> 8/25/2014 12:00:00 AM Former U.S. Postmaster Colarusso on Taking Risks After nearly 30 years with the United States Postal Service, Caroline Colarusso is embarking on new adventures, including a run for office and a return to Emmanuel for graduate study in the fall.]]> 8/20/2014 12:00:00 AM Another "Best School Spirit" Win for EC! For the fourth consecutive year, Emmanuel College took the top spot in the "Best School Spirit" category on the Boston A-List, besting 17 other local colleges and universities for the honor.]]> 8/18/2014 12:00:00 AM Cartier ’16 Observes Public Schools in Finland A recipient of an Emmanuel College Travel Fellowship for Advanced Study, Molly Cartier ’16 traveled to Tampere, Finland, for three weeks in May 2014 to study what makes public schools in Finland so successful.]]> 8/14/2014 12:00:00 AM Robinson to Speak at Academic Convocation John Robinson, motivational speaker and CEO/Managing Partner of Our Ability, Inc., will speak at Emmanuel's Academic Convocation on Tuesday, September 9, 2014.]]> 8/5/2014 12:00:00 AM Totth MSM '13 Looks to Emmanuel Education for a Sense of Mission When Totth MSM '13 took a position as an administrative assistant at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) in Boston, her professional transformation began in earnest. ]]> 7/15/2014 12:00:00 AM Students Travel to Belgium and Italy to Explore Christian Spirituality In May 2014, 11 Emmanuel students traveled to Belgium and Italy with the associate director of the Center for Mission Engagement, Mark Harrington '08, and Associate Professor of Theology + Religious Studies Laurie Johnston.]]> 7/7/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel to Host Fourth Annual "King of the Court" Basketball Tournament Emmanuel will host the 4th annual King of the Court Basketball Tournament in the Jean Yawkey Center Gymnasium on July 5, 2014. All proceeds from the tournament benefit the Katharine Trask Book Fund, which provides selected Emmanuel students with resources for books and academic supplies.]]> 6/23/2014 12:00:00 AM Young Alumni Travel to New Orleans for Third Service Trip During the week of May 24th, 11 alumni from the classes of 2004-2014 traveled to New Orleans, La., for Emmanuel’s third annual Young Alumni Service Trip, ]]> 6/20/2014 12:00:00 AM First Pitch President Sr. Janet Eisner, SND threw out the first pitch at the June 18, 2014, Boston Red Sox game as part of a weeklong series of events that recognized, among others, women religious. ]]> 6/18/2014 12:00:00 AM Fullbridge Program Comes to Emmanuel This spring, Emmanuel College partnered with the Cambridge, Mass.-based Fullbridge Program, enabling a group of students to spend two weeks on campus engaged in intensive professional-development curriculum, led by personal coaches, through the organization's Internship Edge program.]]> 6/16/2014 12:00:00 AM Seventy-Five Saints Earn Academic All-Conference Honors The GNAC released the names of student-athletes who were named to the GNAC Academic All-Conference Team. Among the 765 individual GNAC honorees, 75 Emmanuel student-athletes were named GNAC Academic All-Conference.]]> 6/10/2014 12:00:00 AM A Sad Goodbye to Emmanuel Brittany Adams '14 reflects on the final week of her journey at Emmanuel College.]]> 5/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Celebrates 92nd Commencement On Saturday, May 10th, Emmanuel celebrated its 92nd Commencement Exercises on the College's campus, conferring 633 degrees to bachelor's and master's candidates.]]> 5/22/2014 12:00:00 AM Bruno, Julien Earn All-ECAC Track + Field Honors Emmanuel sent nine student-athletes to the ECAC Division III Outdoor Track + Field Championships held at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute on May 15th-16th. ]]> 5/20/2014 12:00:00 AM Feinberg, O’Hearn ’47 Reunion Featured in Boston Globe On May 10th, Kenneth Feinberg gave the Commencement Address to graduates, their families and friends, and one very special guest: his ninth-grade English teacher Elisabeth O'Hearn '47.]]> 5/13/2014 12:00:00 AM Sr. Simone Campbell, SSS Speaks at Inaugural Dorothy Day Lecture On Sunday, April 27, 2014, the executive director of Catholic social justice lobby NETWORK, Sr. Simone Campbell, SSS, spoke at the inaugural Class of 1971 Dorothy Day Lecture in the Janet M. Daley Library Lecture Hall.]]> 5/8/2014 12:00:00 AM Coughlin '14 Pursues Passion for Health + Nutrition After a semester interning with the Obesity Prevention Center at Boston Children's Hospital, developmental psychology major Laura Coughlin '14 will continue with a master's program at Simmons College in the fall.]]> 5/7/2014 12:00:00 AM Perseverance, Exploration Define Pukma's '14 College Experience In his four years at Emmanuel, Srunphut "Jae" Pukma '14 learned that in order to reach his highest potential, he needed to try new things, to be persistent and to bend the rules, just a little.]]> 5/5/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Holds 25th Annual International Hospitality Night On Friday, April 25, 2014, Emmanuel’s Association of Countries, Cultures, Events, Nations and Traditions (A.C.C.E.N.T.) hosted the 25th annual International Hospitality Night (IHN) in the Jean Yawkey Center Gymnasium.]]> 4/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Moore '14 to Enter Speech-Language Pathology Program at MGH After interning with Boston Children's Hospital, developmental psychology major Jamie Moore '14 plans to enroll in the Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology program at MGH Institute of Health Professions in the fall.]]> 4/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Saints Lacrosse Teams Win First GNAC Championships Over the weekend, the Emmanuel College men's and women's lacrosse teams each earned their first Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) championships, in only their third and fourth years, respectively, competing at varsity level.]]> 4/28/2014 12:00:00 AM Senior Year Sentimentality, by Brittany Adams '14 As the 2014 Commencement draws closer, Brittany Adams '14 reflects on four years at Emmanuel and looks toward her final weeks on campus.]]> 4/28/2014 12:00:00 AM Internships Expand Konecnik’s ’14 Career Outlook During her senior year, sociology major Jenny Konecnik ’14 has held internships at the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office and the criminal bureau of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office.]]> 4/25/2014 12:00:00 AM Saints Lacrosse Teams End Regular Season Undefeated in GNAC Emmanuel College men's and women's lacrosse ended their regular seasons undefeated in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC). Men’s lacrosse boasted an overall 12-3 record (10-0 in GNAC play), while the women’s team landed at 12-2 overall, with a 10-0 conference record.]]> 4/25/2014 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for April 2014 Read the latest on faculty honors, publications, presentations and more.]]> 4/17/2014 12:00:00 AM Minihan Buldini '06 Set to Run Fourth Boston Marathon On Monday, April 21st, Page Minihan Buldini ’06 will run her fourth Boston Marathon with Tedy's Team in honor of her father, who suffered a stroke at the age of 29.]]> 4/16/2014 12:00:00 AM Message from Sister Janet Eisner, SND, on the Anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings President Sister Janet Eisner, SND, reflects on the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings and on how the College will honor those affected by the tragedy.]]> 4/14/2014 12:00:00 AM Deschenes ’14 Awarded Scholarship to Graduate Program in Ireland Psychology major Spencer Deschenes '14 was recently awarded a Global Excellence Graduate Scholarship for the Masters in Psychological Science Program at University College Dublin.]]> 4/8/2014 12:00:00 AM Ryan ’14 Awarded Fulbright to Greece A double major in international studies and Spanish, Kelsey Ryan will spend the 2014-2015 academic year as an English Teaching Assistant at Athens College, an independent private high school in Pyschiko, Greece.]]> 4/7/2014 12:00:00 AM Traveling Abroad to Experience the Irish Catholic Art Tradition During the College's weeklong spring break in March, twelve Emmanuel students, alongside Associate Professor of Art and Department Chair Cynthia Fowler, traveled abroad to the beautiful country of Ireland to experience the Catholic tradition of art. ]]> 4/3/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Students, Staff Continue ASB Tradition During the week of March 10th, more than 70 members of the Emmanuel community continued the College’s tradition of participating in Alternative Spring Break (ASB), sending groups of students and staff to service sites around the city of Boston, as well as in Phoenix, Ariz., and New Orleans, La.]]> 3/27/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Announces New Test-Optional Policy Beginning with the class entering in fall of 2015, applicants for admission will not be required to submit standardized test scores.]]> 3/26/2014 12:00:00 AM A Cappella at Emmanuel: Featuring Acapocalypse and For Good Measure Recently at Emmanuel, a cappella groups have become increasingly popular—as with the rest of the nation.]]> 3/26/2014 12:00:00 AM Cartier ’16 Awarded EC Travel Fellowship to Finland Molly Cartier ’16 was recently awarded the Emmanuel College Travel Fellowship for Advanced Study and will travel to Tampere, Finland, for three weeks beginning on May 6, 2014.]]> 3/25/2014 12:00:00 AM Cunningham Discusses Truth, Justice and the KKK at Annual Hakim Lecture David Cunningham, Professor and Chair of Sociology and Director of the Social Justice & Social Policy Program at Brandeis University, discussed “Truth, Justice and the Ku Klux Klan” at the annual Catherine McLaughlin Hakim Lecture on March 18th in the Janet M. Daley Library Lecture Hall.]]> 3/21/2014 12:00:00 AM Students Taking on Math's Greatest Unsolved Problems This semester, Assistant Professor of Mathematics Benjamin Allen is challenging the students in his Senior Seminar to grapple with some of the field’s most difficult problems—the solutions to which have stumped mathematicians for centuries.]]> 3/18/2014 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for March 2014 The latest on faculty honors, publications, presentations and more.]]> 3/13/2014 12:00:00 AM Four Saints Earn All-ECAC Indoor Track Honors With the Saints competing on their home practice track, Emmanuel notched All-ECAC performances in the men's 400m and the men's 4x400m relay at the ECAC New England Indoor Track & Field Championships.]]> 3/10/2014 12:00:00 AM Pope Francis: The First Year On the afternoon of March 4th, the full-time faculty of the Theology + Religious Studies department offered a reflection and panel discussion on the tenure of Pope Francis, who will observe his first year in office on March 13, 2014.]]> 3/7/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Goes Efficient, Green with ECPrint On February 10th, the Information Technology department unveiled the first phase of the College’s new, campus-wide printing initiative ECPrint. Students were the first users to test 27 new multifunctional devices, which provide full printing, copying and scanning at 17 centralized locations.]]> 3/4/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel's Second Annual Dancing with the EC Stars Five couples vied for the mirror ball trophy in last night’s second annual Dancing with the EC Stars, with Garrett Charette ’15 and Associate Director of Academic Advising Carolyn Caveny taking home the overall title as well as “Fan Favorite” for their hip-hop routine.]]> 2/28/2014 12:00:00 AM A Taste of the Parisian Travel Course, “Darkness in the City of Light” This past January, twelve students from Emmanuel were offered the opportunity to travel abroad for a one week stay in Paris, France, through the College’s travel course, “Darkness in the City of Light: Contrasting Views of Paris in Modern French Literature and Cinema.”]]> 2/25/2014 12:00:00 AM Students Making Clean Water their Mission Political science majors Alan Gabriel ’14 and Michel Legendre ’14, the Co-Directors of Regional Ambassadors for student-created NGO Hope2o International, will travel to Haiti over spring break.]]> 2/25/2014 12:00:00 AM Saints Complete the Sweep...Again! The Emmanuel women's basketball team cruised to a 65-52 win at Albertus Magnus College on Saturday afternoon, completing the sweep of Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) opponents.]]> 2/24/2014 12:00:00 AM Model UN Takes Home Awards from Harvard Conference During the weekend of February 13-16, Emmanuel's Model UN participated in the 60th session of the Harvard National Model United Nations (HNMUN) at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. The College's delegates took home three awards, the most successful team effort at the conference in the club's history.]]> 2/20/2014 12:00:00 AM For Good Measure Takes Quarterfinal Win On February 8th, Emmanuel College women's a cappella group, For Good Measure, placed first in their International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA) Northeast quarterfinal at Boston University's Tsai Performance Center.]]> 2/19/2014 12:00:00 AM One Fund Boston’s Feinberg to Deliver 2014 Commencement Address Kenneth R. Feinberg, administrator of The One Fund Boston and leader of some of the nation’s most noted and complex victim compensation efforts, will deliver the 2014 Commencement address and receive an honorary degree on May 10th.]]> 2/18/2014 12:00:00 AM The 100 Days Countdown to Commencement - A Bittersweet Celebration On February 6th, the graduating class of 2014 celebrated their final one hundred days as undergraduate students with a candlelit ceremony in the Chapel and a reception in the auditorium.]]> 2/14/2014 12:00:00 AM Julien ’15, Saints, Reach Personal Bests at Weekend Competitions The Emmanuel College Saints competed locally over the weekend, with several athletes running in Boston University's Dave Hemery Invitational and the majority of the Men's and Women's Indoor Track + Field teams participating in MIT's Gordon Kelly Invitational on Saturday afternoon.]]> 2/10/2014 12:00:00 AM Founders’ Day Address Recognizes Global Mission of the SNDs On February 6th, Emmanuel celebrated its 22nd annual Founders' Day, a significant event in the life of the College commemorating the founding of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur (SND) by St. Julie Billiart in 1804, and the founding of Emmanuel College by the SNDs in 1919.]]> 2/7/2014 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for February 2014 Read the latest on faculty honors, publications, presentations and more.]]> 2/6/2014 12:00:00 AM Valanzola ’07 Seeks State Senate Seat Wales, Mass.-native and former Wales Selectman Michael Valanzola ’07 officially kicked off his campaign for the Massachusetts State Senate on Tuesday, January 7th, with a tour of the Commonwealth’s second largest district, which stretches from Hampshire to Middlesex County. ]]> 1/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Gagliardi ’08 Honored for Heart Disease Activism Lily Gagliardi ’08 was recently featured as one of Connecticut Magazine’s “40 Under 40: Class of 2014,” for her work as a heart disease prevention activist and as the founder of Lily’s Kids Inc.]]> 1/28/2014 12:00:00 AM Saints Tabbed No. 2 in GNAC Pre-Season Coaches’ Poll The Emmanuel College men's volleyball team has landed the No. 2 ranking the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Pre-Season Coaches' Poll.]]> 1/24/2014 12:00:00 AM Dancing with the EC Stars 2014 Cast Announced EC Dance Marathon is hosting its second annual Dancing with the EC Stars competition! ]]> 1/24/2014 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel to Celebrate Founders’ Week Emmanuel College will hold its 22nd annual Founders’ Day celebration on Thursday, February 6th, amidst a weeklong series of events honoring the founding of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur (SND) by St. Julie Billiart in 1804, and the founding of Emmanuel College by the SNDs in 1919.]]> 1/23/2014 12:00:00 AM Carland ’14 Studies Language, Culture, Religion During Semester in Japan Patrick Carland's '14 fascination with Japan began at an early age, when he got his first Nintendo Game Boy Color. Over the years, his interests have grown from video game technology into the Japanese language, as well as the country's political, cultural and economic issues.]]> 1/16/2014 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for January 2014 Read the latest on faculty honors, publications, presentations and more.]]> 1/14/2014 12:00:00 AM Galas ’89 Finds Her Niche in Hollywood While actors, directors, writers and producers are the most visible talent in the entertainment industry, it’s the rarely seen creatives that Marjorie Galas ’89 shines a light on as Editor of 411 Publishing, a division of Variety.]]> 1/10/2014 12:00:00 AM Smith Named GNAC Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week The Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) announced its weekly honors for the first week in January and Emmanuel College's Kyle Smith (Los Angeles, Calif.) was named the conference's Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week. ]]> 1/8/2014 12:00:00 AM 2013 Accreditation: A Positive Reaffirmation This past fall, following a comprehensive, once-per-decade evaluation, the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) Commission on Institutions of Higher Education continued Emmanuel College in accreditation. ]]> 1/8/2014 12:00:00 AM