• Coronavirus Information and Updates

    Published on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 as a News Story

    March 29, 2020: President Harry E. Dumay, Ph.D, MBA, updates the Elms College community on how the college is doing during the ongoing pandemic and answers questions that are on students’ minds. Read more

  • Alejandra Ocasio '19

    Published on Monday, February 3, 2020 as a Student Story

    A transformational internship gave social work graduate Alejandra Ocasio ’19 a new understanding of the connections between culture, identity, and educational achievement.  Read more

    Photo of Alejandra Ocasio '19, social work grad from Elms-STCC
  • Innovation Challenge Proposes Solutions to Homelessness

    Published on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 as a News Story

    Approximately 60 first-year honors students collaborated on new interventions for combating homelessness and supporting the displaced. Read more

    Innovation Challenge 2020 graphic
  • Honors FYS Students Define “Educated”

    Published on Monday, January 27, 2020 as a News Story

    After reading and discussing this year’s Common Read — Educated, by Tara Westover — Honors First Year Seminar students offer their own insights into what constitutes learning, experience, and knowledge. Read more

    Madison Quinn '23, nursing major
  • FYS Students Define What It Means to Be “Educated”

    Published on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 as a News Story

    After reading and discussing Tara Westover’s book Educated in First Year Seminar classes, Elms students offer their own definitions of what it means to be educated. Read more

    Photo of Nadia French-Graham '23, criminal justice major
  • “Breaking It Down”: Understanding Student Accommodations

    Published on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 as a Student Story

    Julian Manning ’20, a sociology major from Hartford, CT, has a clear vision for his future: working with youth in educational settings. He has a strong start on gaining experience in this area, too, since he mentors 4th and 5th grade students at Homework House in Holyoke, MA.  Read more

    Photo of Julian Manning '20, sociology major
  • What Can I Expect From the Elms Off-Campus Experience?

    Published on Monday, December 9, 2019 as a News Story

    Watch this short video to hear from an alumna, current student, and social work professor about the exceptional education and support that define our programs. Read more

    Photo of Jessica Morris '11, MSW, a graduate of the Elms social work program and an adjunct faculty member for the Elms-ACC off-campus social work program
  • Meet a Professor: Yeukai Imeh, Ph.D.

    Published on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 as a News Story

    Yeukai Imeh, Ph.D., an assistant professor of education, discusses her early years of teaching mathematics in The Bronx, and how she went on to specialize in bilingual education. Read more

  • Unearthing the Secrets of Salamanders

    Published on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 as a Student Story

    Two Elms biology majors are assisting with a research study on abnormal behavior in Eastern red-backed salamanders. Their findings could impact the way conservationists address deforestation. Read more

  • “Entrepreneurial Thinking” Benefits Healthcare

    Published on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 as a Student Story

    Crystal Allen ’18, RN, is innovating ways for healthcare systems to transform their medical waste into sustainable educational resources. Read more

    Photo of Crystal Allen '18, RN