• Internship Helps STEM Scholar Find Her Passion

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

    Mariah Dudash ’20, a biology major from Pittsburgh, PA, completed a research-intensive internship with Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Institute. Read more

    Photo of Mariah Dudash '20, biology major
  • Linda Humphrey Lyimo ’21

    Published on Monday, October 21, 2019 as a Student Story

    Catholic values are front and center for Linda Humphrey Lyimo ’21, a transfer student from Tanzania. The CITS major fell in love with Elms thanks to her religious roots. Read more

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  • Off-Campus Programs Help Students Discover Their Purpose

    Published on Monday, October 21, 2019 as a News Story

    Students across western Mass. are benefiting from affordable, convenient degree-completion programs at seven of our community college partners. Read more

    Photo of student at HCC, one of our off-campus locations
  • Neil Vaid ’15

    Published on Thursday, October 3, 2019 as a Student Story

    Managing artificial intelligence software? It’s just another day in the life for management alum Neil Vaid ’15, who found a job in Boston’s burgeoning tech bubble after graduating. Read more

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  • Ecology Research at the Equator

    Published on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 as a Student Story

    An Elms student and professor traveled to a remote area of South America this summer to continue research on flowers and wasp-fly interactions. Part 1 of this story appears here. Read more

    Photo of students in the research lab of the Lyons Center
  • Oregon native completes online SLPA degree

    Published on Thursday, September 26, 2019 as a Student Story

    Jaime Purnot ’19 is one step closer to becoming a speech language pathologist after completing her bachelor’s degree online through Elms. Read more

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  • CSD Major Explores Stigma Behind Hearing Aids

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

    Jill Coulter ’20 is conducting research to better understand the misperceptions of, and biases toward, hearing aids. Read more

  • Dorothy Day Service Program 2019

    Published on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 as a Student Story

    The Dorothy Day Service Program connects incoming students with the college’s commitment to social justice. Students get to move-in a week early, build relationships with their peers, and volunteer in the local community to make a difference in the lives of those who need it most. Watch our series of short videos below to get a sense of how you can get involved as a first-year student at Elms. Read more

  • Caitlin Donnelly ’20

    Published on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 as a Student Story

    Aspiring writer Caitlin Donnelly ’20 attended the Juniper Institute for Young Writers over the summer, where she fine-tuned her poetry during intensive writing workshops. Read more

  • We See You, Not Your Test Scores

    Published on Monday, August 19, 2019 as a News Story

    Starting with the class entering in fall 2020, Elms will no longer require scores from standardized tests such as the SAT or ACT for admission to most majors. Read more