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Publications & Media

Below are selected pieces written by Dr. Crimmin as well as the President's activity in the media.


An Agile Mindset in the Workplace,” Business Forward Females, Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce, June 12, 2018. A presentation on how Becker College is preparing students for professional success, and what businesses need to do to adapt to the ever-changing marketplace.

Becker College: Defines the True Diversification of a Campus Structure, The Knowledge Review, March 2018

Becker College provides a supportive and inclusive learning community that prepares graduates for their first to last careers.

Women in Leadership eventOn March 17, 2018, Becker College President Nancy Crimmin, Ed.D., attended the Regis College Women in Leadership Panel, where she discussed the role of education, taking risks, and her journey as a female educational leader.

Pictured (left to right): Dr. Lauren Bent, Regis College Associate Professor, Ed.D.; Dr. Heather Maietta, Regis College Associate Professor, Ed.D.; Dr. Priscilla Boerger, Regis College, Chair, Ed.D. Program; Dr. Marsh Glines, Regis College Dean of Academic Success; Framingham Mayor Yvonne Spicer; and Dr. Nancy Crimmin.

Equal Partners at Becker College, Leadership Exchange, Winter 2018

President Nancy P. Crimmin writes about the importance of strengthening organizational structure through unhampered collaboration and discussion across divisions. She stresses the need to create an environment in which all divisions, staff, faculty and students felt supported, informed and involved in changes.

Discover how a student affairs professional became a college president, Student Affairs Today, November 2017

Becker College President Nancy P. Crimmin had an extensive career in student affairs before she was asked to lead the college.

New Becker president focuses on continuity, Worcester Business Journal, Nov. 27

President Nancy P. Crimmin is leading Becker College’s effort to futureproof its students so that they can be successful in a fast changing labor market.

New Becker president leads development of strategic plan for college, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Nov. 11

Becker College President Nancy P. Crimmin is working on a new strategic plan for the college’s future.

Nancy Crimmin and Pauline Dobrowski, “Leadership and Strategic Planning: A Blend of the Visionary  and Practical,” Chapter 4, Leading from the Unique Role of Associate/Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs, NASPA—Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, Washington, DC, 2016.

Becker College President Nancy P. Crimmin and Pauline M. Dobrowski, Vice President for Student Affairs at Stonehill College, write about how leadership and strategic planning are defined for the assistant vice president of student affairs.