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    • 321 full-time faculty
    • 2,270 degrees awarded in 2012
    • 22 students average class size

High Marks

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BSU occupies the 16th position on the recently released list of Top U.S. Colleges & Universities for Teaching Education. These institutions offer their students the widest range of program options when it comes to teaching education.

Specifically helping Bridgewater rank high, according to The College Database, which compiled the list, is the university’s large number of teaching education programs.

Dr. Lisa Battaglino, dean of the College of Education and Allied Studies, welcomed the ranking.

Making the Grade

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BestColleges.com has named Bridgewater State University’s Career Services office as among the best in the country. The list is comprised of those who go “above and beyond the call of duty when it comes to life after college.”

“We’re very happy and proud to be recognized,” said John Paganelli, director of Career Services. “The more you focus on customer service the more you’ll get repeat business and people will say when they come to our office they get what they need.”

Hooray from Hollywood

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BSU students have a history of success at Campus Moviefest. Word has just been received from the final showcase, held in Hollywood, that students Mac Capen and Mike Shanahan, along with alumnus Jim Sass, earned Best 3D Film honors for Prince of Pixel Tower. The winning team received a $2,500 grant to continue making 3D films for Panasonic, one of the event’s sponsors.

Alumna Wins Art Award

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Artist Anne Heywood, ’90, was presented the Silver Award by the International Association of Pastel Society for the 2nd Masters Circle Exhibition at the 10th IAPS Biennial Convention in Albuquerque, NM.

Inventiveness Showcased

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Once again, students from across the region came to campus to showcase their creativity, as BSU hosted the ninth annual Invention Convention.

One thing’s for sure, these middle school students have had their thinking caps on, producing a wide range of inventions. One by one, the teams demonstrated their projects inside the auditorium of the Conant Science and Math Center. “This year’s entries were great, unique,” said Mary Price, director of the university’s Center for Pre K-12 Educational Outreach, which funds and operates the program.

ICE helps melt barriers

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Sitting in the statehouse office of Sen. Marc Pacheco recently, BSU student Francesco Hladysz talked about his days in high school and the difficulty of watching his friends go on to further their education.

“I always wanted to go to college,” he said.

Professor named Fraser Institute fellow

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Dr. Aeon Skoble, chairman of the Philosophy Department, has been named a senior fellow at the Fraser Institute. The Institute said the selection was based in part on Dr. Skoble’s innovative methods of teaching economic key concepts and the philosophy behind markets and voluntary exchange.

"Professor Skoble is one of North America's leading educators in the philosophy of markets. By connecting economics to popular culture, he offers an approachable, engaging perspective for students of all ages," said Jason Clemens, Fraser Institute executive vice-president.

Core Issues

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BSU hosted the annual conference of the Massachusetts Mathematics Association of Teacher Educators (MassMATE), which featured a full slate of speakers, workshops, breakout sessions, exhibits and more.

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Bridgewater State University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate, graduate, and evening degree programs. Centrally located and widely respected, Bridgewater is committed to making a challenging, high quality education accessible and achievable for students in the region and beyond.

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