In the News

  • Millbury native earns All-MASCAC honors

    THE MILLBURY SUTTON CHRONICLE – Worcester State University senior Julie Frankian, of Millbury, was recently tabbed with All-MASCAC (Mass State Collegiate Athletic Conference) honors in a vote by the league’s seven head coaches. She earned […]

  • Worcester State to Host One Day Giving Challenge

    GO LOCAL WORCESTER.COM – Worcester State University will hold its Second Annual Day of Giving Challenge, a one day online fundraising campaign, on April 1.   The university’s goal is to receive 300 gifts by utilizing […]


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  • Matthew Ortoleva

    Matthew Ortoleva

    Matthew Ortoleva (English) held a writing assessment recently. His team examined 50 different artifacts and had a very high rate of inter-reader reliability. He intends to share the results of the work when it is […]

  • Tona Hangen

    Tona Hangen (History) has published “Historical Digital Literacy, One Classroom at a Time” in the Journal of American History Free access links: Full Text: PDF:



  • Worcester Poetry Pop Up to Feature WSU-affiliated Poets

    Karen Sharpe, executive director of University Advancement, will be one of the poets featured at the Worcester Poetry Pop Up at City Hall on Wednesday, April 8. at 6:30 p.m..  Open mic sign-ups begin at […]

  • Day of Giving Challenge Returns on April 1

    Day of Giving Challenge Returns on April 1

    Worcester State University will again sponsor the Day of Giving Challenge, an innovative 24-hour fundraising challenge that leverages social media to help raise as much money as possible in one day for scholarships, internships, research, […]


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  • University Partners with City of Worcester on Community Health Initiatives

    University Partners with City of Worcester on Community Health Initiatives

    In partnership with Worcester’s Division of Public Health, Worcester State University is working to bridge academic scholarship with public health practice to benefit the city’s Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP). To support that healthful goal, […]

  • Worcester State University students in the Writing Center

    Central Mass. Public Colleges Announce $30K Commitment for Transfer Students

    A new collaboration between Central Massachusetts’ four institutions of public higher education – Fitchburg State University, Mount Wachusett Community College, Quinsigamond Community College and Worcester State University – will guarantee qualifying students their associate’s and […]