Calendar Events

  • Career Center presents: Resumes on the Run (Tue, Apr 21)

    Posted Wed, 18 Mar 2015

    9:30 AM-12:00 PM, 2:00 PM-4:30 PM, Fitchburg State University: Hammond Hall, Career Center, Room 318, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA (Fitchburg State University Only)
    The Career Center will be sponsoring its annual "Resumes on the Run" workshops on Tuesday, April 21. No appointments necessary; students are encouraged to drop in with resumes in hand for review. Sponsored by: Career Center. Cost: Free

  • Jazz Band performs during Undergrad Research Conference (Thu, Apr 23)

    Posted Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    11:30 AM-12:15 PM, Fitchburg State University: Hammond Hall, Falcon Hub, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Fitchburg State University Jazz Band will perform at the Falcon Hub during the Undergraduate Research Conference. The band will perform music by Benny Golson, Kenny Dorham, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Tom Coster and Carlos Santana, and Frank Foster.

  • Dance Club Spring Shows (Fri, Apr 24)

    Posted Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Weston Auditorium, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Fitchburg State University holds its 33rd annual Dance Club spring show. The largest club on campus, with more than 200 members, struts and sways in a dynamic and diverse show featuring selections of nearly 20 dance styles. Call 978-665-INFO (665-4636) for tickets.

  • Dance Club Spring Shows (Sat, Apr 25)

    Posted Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Weston Auditorium, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Fitchburg State University holds its 33rd annual Dance Club spring show. The largest club on campus, with more than 200 members, struts and sways in a dynamic and diverse show featuring selections of nearly 20 dance styles. Call 978-665-INFO (665-4636) for tickets.

  • Anne Heaton (Sat, Apr 25)

    Posted Fri, 30 Jan 2015

    8:00 PM-10:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Hammond Hall, Falcon Hub, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    A simply lovely blend of soft pop, smooth blues and porch folk - singer-songwriter and classically trained pianist Anne Heatons songs are tender, barbed and spiritual (Washington Post). Known for the infectious energy of her live performances a natural performer with a rich, soaring voice (Seattle Times)her graceful, vulnerable and sometimes humorous pop-folk songs will capture your imagination and soul. Cost: $28 adults | $25 alumni, seniors & staff | $5 Fitchburg State students

  • Foundation Music Lesson Student Recital (Sun, Apr 26)

    Posted Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    3:00 PM-5:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Conlon Fine Arts, Kent Recital Hall, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Fitchburg State University Foundation Music Lesson Program will present its student recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 26 at Kent Recital Hall. Admission is free. To learn more about the program, visit fitchburgstate.edu/music.

  • Center for Conflict Studies looks at violence in sports (Mon, Apr 27)

    Posted Tue, 31 Mar 2015

    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 presents a panel discussion exploring the question of whether football should be banned. Panelists will include Fitchburg State Athletic Director Sue Lauder, Instructor Monica Maldari (Exercise and Sports Science), Assistant Professor G.L. Mazard Wallace (Behavioral Sciences), David Svolba (Humanities) and Kisha Tracy (English Studies). Sponsored by: Center for Conflict Studies.

  • Biology/Chemistry Club presents "Careers in Biological Sciences and Teaching" (Tue, Apr 28)

    Posted Fri, 17 Apr 2015

    3:30 PM-5:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Condike Science Building, Science Lecture Hall, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA (Fitchburg State University Only)
    The Biology/Chemistry Club hosts an alumni panel presenation entitled "Careers in Biological Sciences and Teaching" on Tuesday, April 28 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Randall Lecture Hall in the Condike Wing of the science center. Speakers will include Supriya Gupta '04, lab director in the Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston; Sara-Marie L. Goguen '04, science teacher at Goodrich Academy in the Fitchburg Public Schools; and Crystal McKinnon '11, a research associate for Forma Therapeutics Inc. in Watertown. The graduates will speak to current students and faculty about their work and how Fitchburg State prepared them for their careers. The event will open with a social hour and refreshments at 3 p.m. Sponsored by: Biology and Chemistry Club.

  • Visions 2015 (Wed, Apr 29)

    Posted Thu, 02 Apr 2015

    3:00 PM-9:00 PM, Fitchburg State University, Ellis White Lecture Hall, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    Visions is the juried honors showcase of the year's best original student work in the Communications Media Department. Visions 2015 will open with an alumni panel discussion at 3 p.m., followed by the Visions forum at 4 p.m., both in Ellis White Lecture Hall. The events continue with the gallery opening and reception in the Hammond Hall Art Gallery at 5 p.m. A theater showcase will follow at 6:30 p.m. in Weston Auditorium, with the night wrapping up with the film and video screening at 7:30 p.m., also in Weston Auditorium.

  • Career Center presents: Senior Drop-In Day (Thu, Apr 30)

    Posted Wed, 18 Mar 2015

    9:30 AM-12:00 PM, 2:00 PM-4:30 PM, Fitchburg State University: Hammond Hall, Career Center, Room 318, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA (Fitchburg State University Only)
    The Career Center will hold its annual "Senior Drop-In Day" on Thursday, April 30. Seniors can drop by any time during the allocated times to have their resume and cover letter critiqued. Brush up on interview skills and help with job searching. Sponsored by: Career Center.

  • Recruiter on Campus (Thu, Apr 30)

    Posted Thu, 16 Apr 2015

    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)
    Randstad USA in Devens will be recruiting on campus for various warehouse positions; pickers, packers, shippers & receivers. Administrative and recruiting positions are also available and all majors welcome. For more information on Randstad USA visit www.randstandusa.com. Sponsored by: Career Center.

  • Fitchburg State presents Jazz Alfresco (Thu, Apr 30)

    Posted Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    3:30 PM-4:30 PM, Fitchburg State University, Highland Plaza Gazebo, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Fitchburg State University Jazz Band will present an array of selections on the Highland Plaza, led by Professor Michele Caniato. Weather permitting. Part of Jazz Appreciation Month. The performance will include music by Benny Golson, Kenny Dorham, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Tom Coster/Carlos Santana, Frank Foster. The ensemble features students Ade Shields, flute; Issa Ford, trumpet; Kylie Brough, alto sax; Scott McGuire, tenor sax; Tyler Michaud, guitar; Ben Clinton, guitar; Billy Morgan, keys; Theo Demosthenes, keys; John Sanford, bass; and Jonathan Jena, drums.

  • Foundation Music Lesson Program Piano Recital (Thu, Apr 30)

    Posted Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    7:30 PM-8:30 PM, Fitchburg State University: Conlon Fine Arts, Kent Recital Hall, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Fitchburg State University Foundation Music Lesson Program will present a solo piano recital by by Grace Betry. This talented young recitalist from the studio of Roy Imperio plays solo piano repertoire.

  • Fitchburg State University Spring Choral Concert (Mon, May 4)

    Posted Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    7:30 PM-9:00 PM, Fitchburg State University: Weston Auditorium, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA
    Fitchburg State University presents its spring choral concert on Monday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Weston Auditorium. The concert will feature the Fitchburg State University Choir and select Chamber Singers, performing a concert of varied literature under the direction of Professor Marjorie Ness and accompanied by William Ness.

  • Third Thursday film series presents "The Defiant Ones" (Thu, May 21)

    Posted Mon, 05 Jan 2015

    4:00 PM-6:00 PM, Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA
    The Third Thursday film series presents "The Defiant Ones." Two escaped convicts chained together, white and black, must learn to get along in order to elude capture. The film will be introduced by Fitchburg State Associate Professor of English Joseph Moser. The screening is part of the university's Community Read of "The New Jim Crow."