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Western New England University and Greenfield Community College Forge Joint Admissions Agreement

February 23, 2024

Western New England University (WNE) and Greenfield Community College (GCC) reaffirm their commitment to student success through the re-signing of a joint admissions agreement, enhancing transfer pathways and academic support for GCC students.

Daniel Podzunas (Mechanical Engineering, Math) standing at the door of the Department of Mathematics.

Pi Mu Epsilon Society Journal Publishes WNE Student and Faculty Puzzle Solutions

February 21, 2024

Western New England University celebrates the publication of mathematical puzzle solutions in the Pi Mu Epsilon (PME) Society Journal. Senior Daniel Podzunas and Professor Cheng-Han Pan's collaborative efforts mark a significant achievement in problem-solving and mathematical scholarship.

First year honors students on the University Commons rooftop terrace

Western New England University Celebrates 24th Annual Honors Program with Presidential Reception

November 02, 2023

Western New England University celebrated its new incoming class of Honors Program students with it’s 24th annual presidential reception. WNE President Robert E. Johnson welcomed the Class of 2027 to this distinguished program, emphasizing academic rigor and leadership opportunities.

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Western New England University and Greenfield Community College Forge Joint Admissions Agreement

February 23, 2024

Western New England University (WNE) and Greenfield Community College (GCC) reaffirm their commitment to student success through the re-signing of a joint admissions agreement, enhancing transfer pathways and academic support for GCC students.

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Western New England University's College of Business Hosts "How to Network on the Golf Course" Event with President Robert Johnson

February 14, 2024

Western New England University's College of Business presents "How to Network on the Golf Course" with President Robert Johnson, offering vital insights for professional success.

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Former Professional Basketball Player Turned Owner, Sir Charles Evans, to Speak at Western New England University's College of Business Future of Work Week

February 12, 2024

Western New England University's College of Business hosts Sir Charles Evans, former professional basketball player turned owner, during Future of Work Week, offering insights into basketball, coaching, and entrepreneurship.

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2023 MA Science & Engineering Fair exhibit floor

Western New England University to Host Prestigious Region 1 Massachusetts Science and Engineering Fair

February 26, 2024

Western New England University welcomes the Region 1 Massachusetts Science and Engineering Fair, highlighting student research projects and fostering scientific inquiry and innovation on March 8th.

Potential students taking a selfie with a WNE student with the WNE cupola in the background.

Western New England University and Greenfield Community College Forge Joint Admissions Agreement

February 23, 2024

Western New England University (WNE) and Greenfield Community College (GCC) reaffirm their commitment to student success through the re-signing of a joint admissions agreement, enhancing transfer pathways and academic support for GCC students.

e-week activities from 2023

Western New England University College of Engineering Invites Community to Celebrate Engineers Week 2024

February 19, 2024

Celebrate Engineers Week 2024 with Western New England University's College of Engineering, showcasing design challenges, career sessions, robotics, and more to inspire the next generation of engineers.

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Potential students taking a selfie with a WNE student with the WNE cupola in the background.

Western New England University and Greenfield Community College Forge Joint Admissions Agreement

February 23, 2024

Western New England University (WNE) and Greenfield Community College (GCC) reaffirm their commitment to student success through the re-signing of a joint admissions agreement, enhancing transfer pathways and academic support for GCC students.

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School of Law Named Finalist in Bloomberg Law’s Law School Innovation Program

February 05, 2024

Western New England University School of Law is named a finalist in Bloomberg Law’s Law School Innovation Program. The school's innovative "Teaching Legal Research Through Community Outreach" program, focusing on real-time research, accessible communication, and skill cultivation, places it among 12 institutions leading legal education with forward-thinking initiatives.

(L to R:) Faculty mentor Professor Fred Royal joins law student winners, Joy Vincenzo and Brendan Morrison, to celebrate their recent victory at the ABA Tax Challenge Competition.

School of Law Students Secure Best Written Submission Prize at Prestigious ABA Tax Challenge Competition

February 01, 2024

Western New England University law students, Joy Vincenzo and Brendan Morrison, demonstrated exceptional tax law proficiency by securing the Best Written Submission prize at the ABA Tax Challenge against 64 competing teams.

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Potential students taking a selfie with a WNE student with the WNE cupola in the background.

Western New England University and Greenfield Community College Forge Joint Admissions Agreement

February 23, 2024

Western New England University (WNE) and Greenfield Community College (GCC) reaffirm their commitment to student success through the re-signing of a joint admissions agreement, enhancing transfer pathways and academic support for GCC students.

WNE OTD students and faculty working with patients in the Bear Paw Clinic

Western New England University’s College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Unveils Innovative Online OTD Distance Pathway

February 08, 2024

Responding to shifts in occupational therapy, Western New England University unveils the online Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Distance Pathway. Applications for the inaugural Fall 2024 cohort are open. The hybrid program combines online and on-campus experiences, ensuring flexibility without extending time to degree completion and preparing students for evolving healthcare demands.

Dr. Dana-Lynn Koʻomoa-Lange

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Receives Grant from National Cancer Institute for Pediatric Neuroblastoma Research

January 30, 2024

Western New England University's College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences secures a $423,743 grant from the National Cancer Institute for a three-year research project on pediatric Neuroblastoma. Led by Dr. Dana-Lynn Koʻomoa-Lange, the study focuses on targeting relapsed high-risk Neuroblastoma by manipulating aberrant calcium signaling, showcasing WNE's dedication to innovative cancer research.

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2023 MA Science & Engineering Fair exhibit floor

Western New England University to Host Prestigious Region 1 Massachusetts Science and Engineering Fair

February 26, 2024

Western New England University welcomes the Region 1 Massachusetts Science and Engineering Fair, highlighting student research projects and fostering scientific inquiry and innovation on March 8th.

Senior Alyssa Murphy takes a shot.

Western New England Women's Ice Hockey Advances to Championship Game for the First Time in Program History

February 25, 2024

Western New England University's Women's Ice Hockey team achieves a historic milestone, advancing to their first-ever championship game after defeating the University of New England 2-1. Join the excitement at the Olympia Arena on March 2 at 7:00 p.m. as the Golden Bears vie for the title!

NCWWC Region I Championship qualifiers.

Western New England University Women's Wrestling Team Makes History with Qualifiers for National Championships

February 25, 2024

Western New England University's Women's Wrestling team makes history as Linda Holeman, Sabrina Sedor, and Dakota-Marie Dinielli qualify for the 2024 National Collegiate Women's Wrestling Championships, a testament to their dedication and resilience.

Team photo holding the 2024 CCC Women's Basketball championship sign.

Western New England Women's Basketball Seizes Commonwealth Coast Conference Title

February 24, 2024

It's celebration time at Western New England University as the women's basketball team seizes the Commonwealth Coast Conference title in a heart-stopping 50-49 triumph over the University of New England securing their spot in the NCAA Championships. Join the excitement as the Golden Bears await their opponent and venue reveal during the NCAA Selection Show on February 26!

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Golden Bears Excited to Host Women's Basketball Championship Game and Women's Ice Hockey Playoff Game

February 23, 2024

Western New England University Athletics is set for a thrilling weekend hosting two major events. First, the Women's Basketball team competes in the CCC Championship game against the University of New England. Then, the Women's Ice Hockey team makes history hosting their first-ever home playoff game.

Potential students taking a selfie with a WNE student with the WNE cupola in the background.

Western New England University and Greenfield Community College Forge Joint Admissions Agreement

February 23, 2024

Western New England University (WNE) and Greenfield Community College (GCC) reaffirm their commitment to student success through the re-signing of a joint admissions agreement, enhancing transfer pathways and academic support for GCC students.

Daniel Podzunas (Mechanical Engineering, Math) standing at the door of the Department of Mathematics.

Pi Mu Epsilon Society Journal Publishes WNE Student and Faculty Puzzle Solutions

February 21, 2024

Western New England University celebrates the publication of mathematical puzzle solutions in the Pi Mu Epsilon (PME) Society Journal. Senior Daniel Podzunas and Professor Cheng-Han Pan's collaborative efforts mark a significant achievement in problem-solving and mathematical scholarship.

e-week activities from 2023

Western New England University College of Engineering Invites Community to Celebrate Engineers Week 2024

February 19, 2024

Celebrate Engineers Week 2024 with Western New England University's College of Engineering, showcasing design challenges, career sessions, robotics, and more to inspire the next generation of engineers.

Univerity President Robert Johnson

Western New England University President Dr. Robert Johnson Named Member of Massachusetts AI Strategic Task Force

February 16, 2024

Dr. Robert Johnson, President of Western New England University, appointed to Massachusetts AI Strategic Task Force by Governor Maura Healey. Tasked with leveraging AI for economic growth while ensuring responsible implementation.

WNE campus in winter

WNE to Host Undergraduate Open House on Saturday, March 2

February 15, 2024

Prospective students and parents are invited to experience the university's vibrant community, explore academic programs, and learn about admissions and financial aid at this free event.