Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Bristol Central High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Bristol Central High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Bristol Central High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Bristol Central High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
Jazz music is in the air at Eastern Connecticut State University. Two concerts featuring student performers hit the main stage this December, including the Jazz Ensemble and 3 O'Clock Band, which performed on Dec. 1 and Dec. 4 respectively. Both concerts took place in the Fine Arts Instructional Center (FAIC) Concert Hall.
Nearly 400 first-year and transfer students enrolled for their first term at Knox College in fall 2017.
Many Eastern Connecticut State University students participate in Eastern's clubs during the academic year. The student club programs range from social to educational, physical to spiritual and civic engagement programs that benefit and enrich the Eastern community.
The Warriors at Eastern Connecticut State University named 12 students to the 2017-18 men's cross country team.
The American International College (AIC) Athletic Director's 3.0 Club Induction is an annual ceremony, held at the beginning of fall semester, that recognizes those student-athletes who achieve a 3.0 cumulative GPA or better after attending AIC for one year or more.
The Award for Academic Excellence in the Undergraduate Physical Therapy Program is presented to a student who displays outstanding academic achievement in the undergraduate physical therapy program.
Coastal Carolina University's held a commencement ceremony for an estimated 390 candidates for graduation Aug. 4, 2017, at the HTC Student Recreation and Convocation Center on campus. In his remarks, commencement speaker John Hutchens, biology professor and ecologist, encouraged graduates to take time in the future to interact with nature and with other people. "In today's high tech world we are often racing along at breakneck speed, but being outside slows you down and allows you to experience the rhythms of nature," said Hutchens. "You can actually hear yourself think and you can be a part of something bigger than yourself."
Eastern student Lara Colgrove '18 of Bristol recently returned from a study abroad trip in Australia. Study abroad trips allow students to experience the world and the global community. Many students take the opportunity to study abroad during their time at Eastern.
Haley Knox '18, an Eastern Connecticut State University student from Bristol, recently returned from a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in Iowa funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). For the months of June and July, Knox worked on a research project at Iowa State University titled "Ordered Multiplicity Inverse Eigenvalue Problem for Graphs on Six Vertices."
The University of Rhode Island is pleased to announce that more than 5,290 undergraduates have qualified for the Spring 2017 Dean's List. The students represent nearly all of Rhode Island's cities and towns, all six New England states, New York and New Jersey, many other states and countries.
Forty-two students were inducted into the Coastal Carolina University Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK) at a recent ceremony. ODK is a national honor society that recognizes achievement in scholarship, athletics, campus or community service, mass media and the creative and performing arts. To be eligible for ODK, students must be juniors or seniors enrolled on a full-time basis. They must be in the top 30 percent of their class and have held at least one leadership position.
An interdisciplinary team of 22 students - comprised of majors in marketing, graphic design, web development and media communication - competed in the regional round of the 2016 National Student Advertising Competition, earning the top-three finish against nine other colleges and universities from Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
The Assumption College Student Government Association (SGA) has announced the students who will serve during the 2016-2017 academic year.
Eastern Connecticut State University hires resident assistants for the 2016-17 academic year. RAs are responsible for guiding and aiding students with on-campus residential living.
Students from Stonehill College spent the Fall 2015 semester interning at places throughout the world.
Eastern students are encouraged to complete hours of service learning for certain classes.