Calendar Events

  • Jewish Health Care Center recruiting on campus (Thu, Apr 27)

    Posted Thu, 20 Apr 2017

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Hammond Hall, Lower Level, North Street entrance, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA (Fitchburg State University Only)
    Jewish Health Care Center will be recruiting nursing majors from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hammond Hall. Sponsored by: Career Counseling & Advising Center.

  • Naturalization Ceremony (Thu, Apr 27)

    Posted Wed, 26 Apr 2017

    12:30 PM-1:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Weston Auditorium, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The campus will host a naturalization ceremony where new Americans will take the oath of citizenship. The ceremony will include welcoming remarks from President Lapidus and Fitchburg Mayor Stephen L. DiNatale.

  • Community Poetry Cafe (Thu, Apr 27)

    Posted Fri, 14 Apr 2017

    6:00 PM-8:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Hammond Hall, Falcon Hub, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Amelia V. Gallucci-Cirio Library will present a joint program with the Fitchburg Public Library and Fitchburg High School on Thursday, April 27 in the Falcon Hub at Hammond Hall. The Community Poetry Cafe will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. and will include three featured poets. Additional readers are invited to sign up and read from their favorite works or present original work.

  • Special Olympics North Central School Day Games (Fri, Apr 28)

    Posted Thu, 20 Apr 2017

    8:00 AM-2:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Athletic Complex and Elliot Field, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    Once again, the campus will host the Special Olympics North Central School Day Games at Elliot Field. Registration for athletes opens at 8 a.m., with the opening ceremonies following at 9 a.m. Events will run from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

  • Women's Lacrosse: Fitchburg State vs Mass Maritime (Sat, Apr 29)

    Posted Fri, 13 Jan 2017

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Athletic Complex and Elliot Field, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA

  • Panel talk on Trump's first 100 days (Mon, May 1)

    Posted Mon, 20 Mar 2017

    3:30 PM-5:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Hammond Hall, Ellis White Lecture Hall, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Center for Conflict Studies will present a panel discussion entitled "President Trump's First 100 Days: Looking Back, Looking Forward" at Ellis White Lecture Hall in Hammond Hall. The panel will include faculty members Eric Budd, Kate Jewell and Paul Weizer from the Economics, History and Political Science Department and faculty member Kyle Moody from the Communications Media Department. Admission is free and open to the public. Sponsored by: Fitchburg State University Center for Conflict Studies.

  • The Krakow Mystique: Students discuss Poland (Wed, May 3)

    Posted Wed, 26 Apr 2017

    6:30 PM-8:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Miller Hall, Miller Oval, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    Students from Fitchburg State's course on contemporary Europe will discuss their experiences traveling abroad over spring break during a presentation and discussion at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 3 in Miller Hall. The event, which will include a meal of authentic Polish food, is free and open to the public. Professor Joshua B. Spero taught the course, entitled Europe Today, and accompanied the students to Krakow, Poland in March. The students will share their experiences seeing Krakow, an international crossroads for Western and Eastern civilization.

  • Fitchburg State Spring Instrumental Concert (Thu, May 4)

    Posted Tue, 11 Apr 2017

    7:30 PM-9:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Weston Auditorium, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The concert band, directed by Michael La Cava, will be playing a mix of new band music, as well as traditional favorites, including the classic "Toccata for Band" and a new work by the composer Robert W. Smith called "Yellow." The band will also play a classic medley from the movie "Aladdin." The guitar ensemble coached by Paul Luria will be playing classical pieces and holiday tunes arranged for guitars. The jazz band, led by Prof. Michele Caniato, will be playing swing era, hard bop, Latin jazz tunes, including an arrangement of Oliver Nelson's "Stolen Moments" and a rendition of Herbie Hancock's "Chameleon."

  • Workers Credit Union recruiting on campus (Mon, May 8)

    Posted Thu, 20 Apr 2017

    10:00 AM-2:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Hammond Hall, Lower Level, North Street entrance, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA (Fitchburg State University Only)
    Workers Credit Union will be recruiting on campus in search of tellers and financial service representatives from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, May 8. Sponsored by: Career Counseling & Advising Center.

  • Rep. Hay hosts discussion on marijuana (Mon, May 8)

    Posted Fri, 21 Apr 2017

    6:00 PM-7:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Conlon Fine Arts, Kent Recital Hall, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    Rep. Stephan Hay, D-Fitchburg, will be hosting "Candid Conversations about Marijuana Policies" at 6 p.m. Monday, May 8 in Kent Recital Hall. As a member of the Joint Committee on Marijuana Policies, Hay encourages all to attend this event to listen, learn and express their own opinions about marijuana policies and how they may affect Fitchburg and Lunenburg Precinct B. The event will be run in a hearing-like format. There will be a sign-up sheet for those who wish to speak at the event. Each person who signs up to speak will be allotted time to provide testimony or thoughts on marijuana policy. Parking will be available in the Weston lots on North Street.

  • Fitchburg State Spring Choral Concert (Mon, May 8)

    Posted Thu, 06 Apr 2017

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Weston Auditorium, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Fitchburg State University choirs will present a free concert entitled "Sea To Shining Sea: Choral Music of a Diverse America," featuring music by American composers, ranging from the 1700s to today, and spanning genres from pop to spirituals to classical to jazz to Broadway.

  • Graduate Commencement Ceremony (Thu, May 18)

    Posted Thu, 13 Apr 2017

    6:30 PM-9:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Athletic Complex and Elliot Field, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    Fitchburg State University holds its 121st commencement exercises this year. The graduate commencement ceremony will be held Thursday, May 18 at the Athletics and Recreation Center.

  • Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony (Sat, May 20)

    Posted Thu, 13 Apr 2017

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM, Fitchburg State University, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    Fitchburg State University will hold its 121st commencement exercises in 2017. The undergraduate ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 20 on the main quadrangle. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved to the Athletics and Recreation Center.