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Doggone Stress

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The end of any semester can be stressful for students, faculty and administrators alike. Sometimes a helping hand – or paw – can make all the difference.

This is the idea behind a pet-populated stress-free zone set up in room 200 of the Rondileau Campus Center. The pets are therapy dogs, and students can stop by for some quality time with a therapist of the four legged variety.

The Middle Way

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Margaret Scobey, a retired thirty-year veteran of the U.S Foreign Service who served as U.S. ambassador to Syria and Egypt, and held top-level diplomatic posts in Iraq, Yemen and Saudi Arabia, was featured at the fourth installment of BSU’s John Quincy Adams Foreign Affairs Distinguished Speaker Series.

Kathleen Reddy-Smith, BSU’s diplomat-in-residence, herself a veteran foreign service officer, introduced Ambassador Scobey to the audience, pointing out that she “holds the highest rank, career minister, in the U.S. Foreign Service, a rare designation.

Masters at Work

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“Showcasing Excellence” was the theme of the fifth annual Graduate Research Symposium, which featured 67 presenters with poster displays and panel discussions.

“This is one of the highlights of the year for us,” said Dr. William Smith, dean of the College of Graduate Studies. “It provides an opportunity for our graduate students to demonstrate their research interests and the results of their academic investigations. We’re very proud of all of them.”

Vote Smart

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Frank Theodat, '13, is on a mission. With a primary just passed and a special election this summer, he wants to spread the word about voter suppression.

Spring Choral Concert

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The Department of Music will pesent a Spring Choral Concert featuring a performance of Ralph Vaughan Williams' haunting and moving "Dona Nobis Pacem" performed by the BSU Chorale and Chamber Singers. Student soloists Joradan Ennis and Kyle Cote will be featured at the concert, which will be held Sunday, April 28 at 8 p.m. in Boyden Hall's Horace Mann Auditorium. 

'Skinflint' features wealth of talent

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A new adaptation of a classic Moliere play will make its premiere on the RCC stage over the next two weekends. The Skinflint of the Silver Screen is not only rich in imagination; the production features a wealth of talent - both student and professional.

"It has no socially redeeming value," joked Boston playwright David Frieze, who translated and adapted Moliere's classic comedy of manners, The Miser, in order to give us the new 'Skinflint.'

Water Works

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Dr. Jennifer Mendell led BSU biology students Jen Conway, Heidi LimaRachel Toews and Zach Ripatrazone on a trip to Cambodia in an effort to disseminate fresh drinking water thanks to a grant from the Undergraduate Research Abroad program.

The trip was part of a continuing effort by BSU to help address the clean water needs of poor villages in Cambodia.

Bones and More

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Anthropology students gathered in the Rondileau Campus Center for the department’s 8th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium to share some of their scholarly work.

As usual, the student presentations covered a wide variety of topics. This year was no different. Trains, bones, a Patriot’s Place bar, Cambodia, digging an ancient hearth, and Australian Aborigine art were the subjects presented.

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Mike Verlezza, ’13, earns Fulbright student award to study healthcare in Canada
Apr 23
Head monk, Ven Mongkol Kuapool, seated left, of the Thai Temple in Raynham, with his fellow monks
Apr 22
Sustainability is week-long focus across campus
Apr 22
Apr 23

The Global Film Series at Bridgewater State University is presenting "The Diving Bell and the...

May 5

The College of Graduate Studies will hold an information session Monday, May 5 at 5:30...

May 14

Bridgewater State University will hold its Ninth Annual Graduate Commencement Convocation...

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