Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Coventry High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Coventry High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Coventry High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Coventry High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
The Eastern Connecticut State University men's club ice hockey team made sure their season didn't end without a good effort. Down two goals to Norwich University in the regional tournament semifinals, the team mounted a comeback and forced the game to overtime. Although Eastern lost the game, the Warriors showed the same fight that has made them a championship contender year in and year out. Ending the year at 16-6-1, the team posted the sixth-best winning percentage out of 62 teams in the northeast conference of the American College Hockey Association.
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.
Western New England University congratulates 412 students named to the Fall 2017-2018 President's List. Students are named to the President's List for achieving a semester grade point average of 3.80 or higher.
Each semester, full-time students who have achieved a minimum GPA of 3.65 are placed on the Dean's List. Those students included on the Dean's List have completed at least 12 credits of graded course work with no incompletes or grades below C at the close of the semester.
Castleton University congratulates the graduates from December 2017. The following students recently graduated Castleton University and will be recognized during the 231st Commencement on Saturday, May 12 at the Castleton Pavilion.
Music students at Eastern Connecticut State University presented "Sounds of the Season" on Dec. 6, a concert designed to capture the beauty of the winter season. The instrumental performance featured the Eastern Wind Ensemble and Concert Band, and occured in the Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Instructional Center.
From Ski Lifts to Elevators - SVC's Ventures Program Sees Two More National Pitch Competition Invitations
Two Southern Vermont College (SVC) Business and Sustainable Ventures students, Allyson McNamee and Nikolas Joseph, received an invitation as finalists to the St. Louis University's (SLU) sixth annual "Real Elevator Pitch" competition.
On Thursday, November 2, 2017 the Introduction to Criminal Justice Class and some other interested students enjoyed the Annual SVC College Night in the Courts, held at the New Scotland Justice Court in New Scotland, NY from 4:00pm to 8:00pm PM.
A group of student researchers from Eastern Connecticut State University recently presented at the annual northeast conference for the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC). From Oct. 13-14, Eastern was one of eight colleges to participate in the symposium, this year located at Mansfield University in Pennsylvania.
Two juniors at Coastal Carolina University have been selected for the Swain Scholars program. In the next four semesters, these students will plan and execute community outreach and research projects designed to improve the health of Horry County residents. The Swain Scholars program is composed of selected undergraduate students from the public health, biochemistry, biology, exercise and sport science, and chemistry programs. The students receive scholarships of up to $5,000 per year based on academic and financial criteria.
Twenty biology students from Eastern Connecticut State University traveled to the Bahamas in May to study the island's tropical biology.
The capstone experience is interdisciplinary and differs for each student. In the capstone each graduating student demonstrates his or her knowledge by effectively communicating that knowledge to others during the Susan Colby Colgate Scholars' Symposium.
Eastern Connecticut State University hires resident assistants for the 2017 spring semester. RAs are responsible for guiding and aiding students with on-campus residential living.
Nearly 50 Coastal Carolina University students have volunteered to help count the local homeless population for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) earlier in the spring semester 2017. The Point-In-Time (PIT) count helps to identify needs and allocate federal resources. The students, mostly from CCU's social inequality and race and ethnicity classes, visited 12 different shelters and places where the homeless gather, according to Stephanie Southworth, Ph.D.
A number of Eastern students commit to student internships as an on-site practical work experience with a company or organization that can provide them with firsthand knowledge of a career field. The internship is usually related to the student's major or is directly related to the student's career interest. They often complement the student's coursework, can incorporate skills and classroom experience into the workplace and assist the student in developing new abilities and skills.
Castleton Community Advisors are an integral part of the Residence Life Department who have the most direct and constant contact with students. CA's are assigned to a floor or house of 16-50 students and their primary responsibility is to act as a facilitator of community and enhance the on-campus living experience for their peers.