Downtown redevelopment projects highlighted

Massachusetts Housing and Economic Development Secretary Mike Kennealy toured downtown Fitchburg this week to get a closeup look at the public and private development that is remaking the city, including the Main Street Theater Block.

CIC welcomes Fred Plotkin for Fellini film series

Visits from Fred Plotkin have become a Fitchburg State tradition, and this virtual event will allow his local fans the opportunity to learn about another treasured cultural export from Italy: the cinema of Federico Fellini.

University stands ready to serve Becker College students

President Lapidus said the university outlined formal agreements with Becker that will allow students displaced by the announcement to continue their studies as seamlessly as possible while working toward valuable degrees in proven programs.

Center for Italian Culture hosting book club talk on March 25

The Center for Italian Culture continues its 2020-21 virtual book club with Professor Rala Diakite leading a discussion of "Clash of Civilizations over an Elevator in Piazza Vittorio" by Italian author, journalist, and anthropologist Amara Lakhous on Thursday, March 25.