Find a News Story

Filter News
Headshot of Sara Purisky
Campus & Community

Academic Advisor, Sara Purisky '15, '17MS shares her expert advice to help you prepare for finals. Stay organized Try making a checklist of every exam, presentation and paper due until the end of the semester. This will help you keep...

Headshot of Matt Priven
Alumnae/i Feature

Matt tells us how he turned his passion for food and nutrition into a business. On pursuing nutrition Cooking (and eating) has always been a passion of mine. I considered going to culinary school and becoming a chef, but I...

Courtney LeBlanc looking over a city while studying abroad.
Student Story

As Student Director of Education Sparks, Courtney discusses the value of learning beyond the classroom. On choosing Simmons I've always wanted to work in a field where I can help others — nursing allows me to combine my passion for...

Adam McNeil delivering speech
Student Story

We spoke with Adam McNeil '18MA about his awarding-winning paper and his MA in history. Did a particular experience or person inspire you to pursue a graduate degree in history? In March 2012, I visited my brother in Boston for...

Headshot of Adrienne Worthington
Alumnae/i Feature

We caught up with Adriene about her work with the Greater Boston Food Bank. Did a particular experience or person inspire you to pursue your career in nutrition? I had just moved to Boston and was working as a cook....

Headshot of Cherie Miot Abbanat
Alumnae/i Feature

We caught up with Cherie Miot Abbanat '90 about her decision to build a library in Haiti, and her mission to empower women. The last time we spoke with Cherie, she was raising money for a library in Haiti. Two...

Kaitlyn Lapeyre in front of the Louvre.
Student Story

We spoke with Kaitlyn about her passion for empowering women. Why did you decide to come to Simmons? I wanted to live in a city, but still have that comfort and security of a small campus. I really feel that...

Headshot of Josh Keehn
Campus & Community

Awards of up to $25,000 will be granted to students who have demonstrated a commitment to the field of special education Scholarships are now available for incoming students in graduate programs in Special Education at Simmons. These awards, which have...

Tema Fodje receiving an award at Commencement
Student Story

How did you choose your major? I’ve always loved chemistry and the Simmons biochemistry program gives me the freedom to explore biology, chemistry, and my interest in public health. This program also fulfills pre-med requirements, which means that I’ll be...