|Volume 13, Issue 8|
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Our students have returned, and soon our alumni will as well. Join us for Homecoming 2014 to be held October 16-19.
Springfield College has again been identified as a College of Distinction for providing an innovative, teacher-centered undergraduate education with a strong record of preparing its graduates for real-world success.
Springfield College and the Springfield Public Schools have introduced the new William Beckett Teacher Preparation Scholarship, through which Springfield College will award one full tuition and fees scholarship per year to a graduating Springfield Public Schools student of color who is preparing for a PreK through 12th grade teaching profession.
Springfield College Residence Life members helped lead a food collection drive for the Springfield Open Pantry on Saturday, Aug. 23. Springfield College students were stationed at multiple collection sites throughout the afternoon. At the end of the day, more than 4,000 pounds of food were collected.
With the launch of the new athletics website, SpringfieldCollegePride.com, we are now offering a new text and email alert system. Please sign up for the new alerts for updates on your favorite Springfield College teams. Please note: Those who previously were receiving text message alerts will must sign up for this new service.
The Springfield College men's track and field team was honored by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
Former Springfield College men's volleyball student-athlete Nick Ferry (Valencia, Calif.) has been awarded a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Postgraduate Scholarship. The NCAA selected 29 male athletes and 29 female athletes from all spring sports and all three divisions to receive a $7,500 award for postgraduate study.
The Springfield College men's gymnastics team finished the year with the fifth-highest grade point average, according to the College Gymnastics Association, after registering a 3.249.
The Springfield College women's lacrosse team was recognized as a 2014 Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Academic Honor Squad for their success in the classroom last season.
Takehiro "Hiro" Iwatsuki has been named the varsity men's and women's tennis coach at Springfield College by Director of Athletics Cathie Schweitzer.
The Springfield College women's volleyball team was one of 126 programs throughout Division III to be recognized with the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. This marks the third-consecutive season that the Pride has been recognized for this academic achievements.
Springfield College head baseball coach Mark Simeone was selected by the New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA) as the 2014 Jack Butterfield Award Recipient.
Springfield College head men's volleyball coach Charlie Sullivan guided the U.S. Men's Pan American Team to the silver medal of the IX Men's Pan American Cup.
Samantha Avery, a former teaching fellow in the Springfield College Athletics Department, has been named the Assistant to Director of Athletics Cathie Schweitzer, as part of the NCAA Division III Ethnic Minority and Women's Internship program.
Springfield College's Oliver Collette (Spencer, Mass.) recently concluded his summer pitching for the Pittsfield Suns in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL).
Jon Santer has been named the Springfield College assistant director of sports communications, effective immediately. Santer will help facilitate all aspects of media and sports communications relating to the 26 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams at the College.
Springfield College head men's lacrosse coach Keith Bugbee was recently featured in New England Lacrosse Journals "New England's Greatest Coaches" series.
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Sept. 27, 2014, Springfield, Mass.
Sept. 30, 2014, Charlotte, N.C.
Oct. 1, 2014, Webinar
Oct. 15, 2014, Leesburg, Va.
Oct. 17-19, 2014, Springfield, Mass.
Oct. 18, 2014, San Diego, Calif.