News & Media /discover-emmanuel/news-and-media.html News & Media 6/25/2018 3:49:59 AM Innovative Programs Bolster the Emmanuel Advantage Leveraging its Premier Boston Location, Emmanuel College Launches More Career-Igniting Programs in Rising Fields]]> 11/17/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel College Appoints Vice President for Advancement Simon Welsby will provide strategic leadership for all aspects of the College's efforts in fundraising and alumni relations, further building a program that will power Emmanuel's strategic priorities through its 2019 Centennial and beyond.]]> 9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM Innovation and Startup Advocate Tim Rowe Keynotes 2017 Academic Convocation Tim Rowe, founder and CEO of the Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC), spoke on how liberal arts and sciences students can prepare for jobs of the future at Emmanuel College's 2017 Academic Convocation, held on September 7.]]> 9/13/2017 12:00:00 AM A Summer of Service, Learning and Fellowship For the sixth consecutive year, Emmanuel's Community Service Summer Fellows program matched students like Caitlyn with local nonprofit organizations for a summer of service and experiential learning. ]]> 8/29/2017 12:00:00 AM Saints Name Brendan McWilliams Director of Athletics and Recreation Following a national search, Emmanuel College is pleased to announce the appointment of Brendan McWilliams as the Director of Athletics and Recreation. ]]> 8/7/2017 12:00:00 AM Dr. Kimberly Smirles Awarded Grant From Marion & Jasper Whiting Foundation to Study Women’s Leadership and Gender Roles in Japan Kimberly Smirles, Ph.D., associate professor of Psychology at Emmanuel College, was awarded a grant by the Marion & Jasper Whiting Foundation to investigate the views of Japanese women on issues of gender and leadership.]]> 7/25/2017 12:00:00 AM The Emmanuel Summer Research Fellows Program Expands This summer, 19 faculty-student collaborations are taking place across nine disciplines.]]> 7/11/2017 12:00:00 AM ‘A Perfect Three for Three’: Emmanuel Faculty Members Awarded $1 Million in National Science Foundation Grants Emmanuel College in June secured nearly $1 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF), advancing the College's reputation as a force in scientific research and education.]]> 6/28/2017 12:00:00 AM Dr. Mary Hines Elected President of the Catholic Theological Society of America Hines will lead the world’s largest professional organization of Catholic theologians.]]> 6/25/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Welcomes 2017 Artists-in-Residence At a reception on June 14, Emmanuel College introduced its artists-in-residence for 2017.]]> 6/16/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Celebrates Alumni Weekend 2017 More than 500 alumni and guests returned to campus for Emmanuel College’s Alumni Weekend, Friday, June 2 – Sunday, June 4, 2017]]> 6/7/2017 12:00:00 AM Celebrating Emmanuel’s Partnership with Mission Grammar School Emmanuel President Sister Janet Eisner, SND, receives Mission Grammar’s Community Partnership Award]]> 6/1/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Honors Graduate and Professional Program Students in Commencement Week Events On Thursday, May 11, Emmanuel celebrated two annual pre-Commencement academic ceremonies: the Nursing Pinning and Recognition Ceremony and the Graduate and Professional Programs Hooding Ceremony. Both events were held in the Emmanuel College Chapel and were followed by receptions in the Auditorium.]]> 5/18/2017 12:00:00 AM Graduates Called to Service as Emmanuel Celebrates 95th Commencement Exercises On Saturday, May 13, Emmanuel College awarded degrees to more than 550 undergraduate and graduate students during the College’s 95th Commencement Exercises.]]> 5/16/2017 12:00:00 AM Students Present Artwork at 2017 Senior Thesis Exhibition On Friday, May 5, the Emmanuel College Art Department hosted the opening of the 2017 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition.]]> 5/11/2017 12:00:00 AM 2017 Senior Distinction Day Spotlights Emmanuel Students’ Achievements On April 27, 53 members of the Emmanuel College Class of 2017 presented the culmination of their senior research projects to faculty, classmates and others during the annual Candidates for Distinction in the Field Presentation Day.]]> 5/4/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Celebrates the Careers of Professors Ray Devettere, Ph.D. and Bette Weiss, Ph.D. President Sister Janet Eisner, SND, and the Emmanuel College community attended an event marking the retirements of two long-time faculty members, Professor of Philosophy Ray Devettere, Ph.D. and Professor of Biology Bette Weiss, Ph.D.]]> 5/4/2017 12:00:00 AM Students Pitch Plans at Business Poster Presentation Contest Sixty-three “Introduction to Business” students presented their company ideas and business plans in a “trade show” setting]]> 5/2/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel College Introduces Accelerated RN-to-BSN Degree Program New program enables registered nurses to advance in their careers in a rapid, convenient and cost-effective way.]]> 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel College Dorothy Day Lecture Series Welcomes Civil Rights Leader Diane Nash Emmanuel College Dorothy Day Lecture Series welcomes Civil Rights Leader Diane Nash]]> 4/18/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel to Celebrate Its 95th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 13, 2017 Rosanne Haggerty, President and Chief Executive Officer of Community Solutions, to Deliver the Commencement Address]]> 4/12/2017 12:00:00 AM Sam Farquharson ’17 Wins Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship’17-fulbright.html Farquharson will live in Malaysia for ten months, working with middle school-aged students.]]> 4/6/2017 12:00:00 AM’17-fulbright.html 2017 Emmanuel College Dance Marathon Raises $130,672 for Boston Children’s Hospital Twelve-hour, all-night event sets a fundraising record.]]> 3/31/2017 12:00:00 AM Dr. Benjamin Allen Publishes Breakthrough Research on Evolutionary Dynamics in Nature Mathematical modeling demonstrates that cooperation flourishes when there are strong pairwise ties between individuals]]> 3/29/2017 12:00:00 AM Faculty, Family and Friends Congratulate Sigma Beta Delta Inductees 14 new members inducted into Emmanuel’s chapter of Sigma Beta Delta]]> 3/24/2017 12:00:00 AM Dr. Laurie Johnston Awarded Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant to Research and Teach in Belgium Professor Johnston to study the integration of Muslim students in Catholic educational institutions]]> 3/21/2017 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Demonstrates its Leadership in Student Engagement at Higher Education Conference on Orientation, Transition and Retention Ash Uss ’17 selected as winner of the prestigious “Outstanding Undergraduate Student Leader” award; two students present on orientation leadership.]]> 3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM “Laramie Project” Actors Awarded First Merit Citation for Ensemble Acting; Invited to Perform Excerpt at Kennedy Center Festival The Emmanuel College Performing Arts Department's fall production of "The Laramie Project" has been honored in a special way by the Selection and Awards Committee of the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF).]]> 1/3/2017 12:00:00 AM