Since the Keys to Degrees program started at Endicott in 1992, it has been a source of pride for us. As this model continues to grow and gain notice with higher education groups, we’ve begun working with other universities to set up similar programs and expand opportunities for single parents. We just announced some very exciting news on this front – Keys to Degrees has received a grant for $700,000 to replicate its program at Dillard University in New Orleans!
Since our first graduation ceremony in 1941, Endicott has welcomed over 21,000 Gulls to our family of alumni. Tomorrow at… read more
Congratulations to Endicott’s DECA team, who participated in the International Career Development Conference last month in Anaheim, CA and came… read more
Endicott’s Brendan Cronin, Operations Manager and Assistant Professor in the Hospitality Management program, is known on campus for not only his culinary abilities, but his enthusiasm for teaching the finer points of hospitality and restaurant services.
Brendan also recently released his first book – half memoir, half cookbook, Cheffin’: From Potatoes to Caviar takes readers on a journey through Chef Cronin’s life, beginning in Ireland and roaming through kitchens worldwide.
Student Emily Pineau is the first to appear in Ibbetson Street Press’ Young Poet Series.
Last week, we launched another thoughtful exhibit in the Halle Library Archive & Museum Gallery. Curated by Archives Director Barbara Broudo, with assistance from Office of Sustainability Director Sarah Creighton, Endicott Goes Green looks at how the College operates in an environmentally responsible manner and what steps we take to incorporate sustainability into our students’ academic and residential experience.
This year, Endicott College has been presented with an exciting opportunity that is the first of its kind for the College. The John Hancock Boston Marathon Non-Profit Program has awarded Endicott with three guaranteed entries into the historic Boston Marathon! As part of the marathon sponsorship each year, John Hancock provides local non-profit organizations with entries into the race, which can help create a significant fundraising opportunity and great exposure for a non-profit cause.
We have some amazing alums here at Endicott, and we take such pride in sharing their successes. We profiled Jana in the latest Connections magazine, but there’s so much more to her story than we were able to fit. So here is a deeper look at her adventure to start Second Chance Africa, a charity to help treat post-traumatic stress victims in Liberian refugee camps.
Just down Hale Street from the undergraduate College, Endicott’s Van Loan School of Graduate and Professional Studies has been quite busy with new programs, new campuses, and some fantastic student accomplishments. Take a look at some of the exciting news coming out of GPS!
For Fall semester 2012 we have 50 students studying abroad in New Zealand, Ireland, India, Greece, France, Italy, Denmark, Czech Republic, Australia, and Spain. We’ve got a lot going on this year and plenty of study abroad opportunities!