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Community Read 2021 launches with panel talk in February

MacFarlane takes readers through caverns and cisterns, root systems and glaciers, tombs and mines, opening our sense of wonder while also revealing the damage we have done and are doing to the heart and lungs of our planet.

Faculty Perspective: COVID-19 complications in testing

With regards to COVID-19, much of the information we receive is an over simplification of a very complex issue. Diagnostic testing is a critical component of any effective COVID-19 response. Before we can get back to any sense of normalcy and open society for business, effective testing is needed.

University readies for fall semester

Fitchburg State University launches new undergraduate and graduate programs and kicks off a yearlong celebration of its 125th anniversary with the start of the fall semester in September.

Student organizing local March for Science on April 14

Invited speakers for the event include faculty, community members and elected officials who will discuss the importance of diversity in the sciences, well-funded research and the need for evidence-based policy, especially concerning climate change and human safety.