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

The Future Awaits

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“Strange, it doesn’t feel real,” said Jenifer Polson of Avon, as she prepared to take part in BSU’s annual Graduate Commencement Convocation. “It feels like I should be registering for classes in the fall. It hasn’t set in yet.” 

The graduates, along with hundreds of family and friends, attended the ceremony, which was held in the Rondileau Campus Center auditorium.

Shinning Bright

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Christine Michelson, ’13, has made her mark at BSU, and her accomplishments, along with those of more than two dozen of her peers, were honored at the statehouse.

Ms. Michelson was named as one of this year’s 29 Who Shine at a ceremony held in front of the grand staircase of the Massachusetts State House.

Drawing on Experience

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Catherine Holmes, ’96, G ’03, has used her skills and knowledge of the art world to create “How to Draw Cool Stuff,” an instructional drawing book for teachers and students.  

Ms. Holmes earned her visual arts teaching certification and masters in education in instructional technology from BSU, and also holds a bachelor of fine arts from Boston University. 

Her book was designed to be a versatile teaching tool.

Bears of Distinction

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The 2014 Alumni Awards Dinner was held in the ballroom of the Adrian Rondileau Campus Center with Carol Sacchetti, ’98, president of the Bridgewater State University Alumni Association, presiding.

An audience of 300 was on hand for the program and the following awards were presented:

From the Headlines

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At least 1,500 children die in the United States every year, the result of abuse and neglect. In many cases, those deaths might have been prevented, if social workers had the proper training and the ability to recognize the risks, according to a new study.

Play On

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President Dana Mohler-Faria was recently serenaded by a group of student musicians and singers under the direction of Dr. Deborah Nemko, associate professor of music.

Dr. Nemko said the group of students has a mission, part of what’s called the Itinerant Music Project.

“We take our music to the community… so this fits right in. It’s a portable show.”

Honors Celebrated

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When you looked around the RCC Ballroom there were no recognizable faces, only masks. The Honors Program hosted its annual spring dinner, but this year the theme was a masquerade. One thing was certain – the room was full of young scholars. 

Anniversary Song

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Under the direction of Dr. Carol Nicholeris, professor of music at BSU, the Bridgewater State University Alumni Chamber Choir performed a 25th Anniversary Celebration Spring Concert at the Central Square Congregational Church in Bridgewater. The group performed a selection of songs representing a wide selection of styles and traditions.

The 22-member choir includes both alumni of BSU and residents of the community.

Full Circle

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Keith March-Mistler, ’07, has come full circle in the field of education. 

As a student at BSU, he worked as an orientation leader, before graduating with a bachelor’s degree in art with a concentration in graphic design.

She Rules

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Ever since Janell Burley Hofmann, '01,made her son sign a contract in order for him to have his own iPhone, the Cape Cod mother of five has started something of a revolution. 

The 18 rules in the contract included guidelines for parenting, but also basic tenets for civilized living in our technological age, including respecting others, taking responsibility and experiencing life fully.

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