Headlines & Headliners Dec. 1-16

Published on Monday, December 18th, 2017

The Quad [Dec. 16-23]: Four things to know from Anna Maria, Becker, QCC and Fitchburg State, Worcester Sun, Dec. 16

The Women’s Emergent Leadership Institute (WELI) was highlighted recently in the Worcester Sun. The program is offered through the Yunus Social Business Centre @ Becker College. Also featured was winter intersession at Becker College, where students can take classes in just a few weeks.

WACBA Honor Roll: Men’s Basketball Week Four, noontimesports.com, Dec. 12

Becker College senior Samuel Durodola received an honorable mention from the Worcester Area College Basketball Association for their Men’s Basketball Honor Roll. The organization praised Durodola for his effort in games against Worcester State, Nichols, and Gordon.

Area college roundup, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Dec. 10

The Becker College women’s hockey team topped New England College by a score of 2-1, with Claudia Gee scoring twice in the third period.

The Quad [Dec. 9-16]: Four things to know from WPI, Becker and QCC, Worcester Sun, Dec. 9

Becker College seniors from the School of Animal Studies and Natural Sciences recently held their annual senior poster presentation where they talked about their research and externship experiences.

New Lakers coach looking forward to good season, Laconia Daily Sun, Dec. 8

Becker College alumna Elizabeth Pion-Burlison was recently named the girl’s basketball coach for the Inter-Lakes High School in Meredith N.H. Pion-Burlison played basketball for four years at Becker and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in sports management.

New Becker College President Looks Towards the Future, The New England Council, Dec. 7

Becker College President Nancy Crimmin is working to prepare students to adapt for a changing work force.

Campus Corner: Local athletes at the collegiate level, The Millbury-Sutton Chronicle, Dec. 6

Becker College junior Lindsey Keith was named to the United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III Women’s All-New England Region Third Team.

WACBA Honor Roll: Men’s Basketball Week Three, noontimesports.com, Dec. 5

Kareem Davis, a junior at Becker College, received an honorable mention from the Worcester Area College Basketball Association for their Men’s Basketball Honor Roll. The organization described Davis as “one of the best players in the region.”

Becker men’s basketball soars over Worcester State, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Dec. 5

Becker College’s Kareem Davis scored 25 points in the Hawk’s 80-64 win over Worcester State.

Worcester Business Journal Fact Book, Worcester Business Journal, November 2017

Becker College professor Ron Scarborough knows it’s never too late to learn new skills. He was nearly 50 when he went back to school to earn a bachelor’s degree in business administration.

Becker opens registration for winter intersession, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Dec. 2

Registration is underway for Winter Intersession classes at Becker College. For a complete schedule of classes and registration information visit www.becker.edu/intersession.

Men’s Basketball Edged by Becker, Clark University, Dec. 1

The Becker College Hawks topped the Clark University Men’s Basketball team on Nov. 30.

Hawks score 2-0 win over Bison, Nichols College, Dec. 1

Becker College beat Nichols College by 2-0 in the Commonwealth Coast Conference at the Worcester Ice Arena.

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Headlines & Headliners Nov. 16-30

Headlines & Headliners November 1-15

Headlines & Headliners October 16-31

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