A NOTICE FROM CURRY COLLEGE // DEC. 5, 2011 // Curry College will undergo a comprehensive evaluation visit March 4 through March 7, 2012, by a team representing the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The Commission on Institutions of Higher Education is one of seven accrediting commissions in the United States that provide institutional accreditation on a regional basis. Accreditation is voluntary and applies to the institution as a whole. The commission, which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, accredits approximately 240 institutions in the six-state New England region. Curry has been accredited by the commission since 1970 and was last reviewed in March 2002. Its accreditation by the […]
BY BRENDAN CRONIN // DEC. 5, 2011 // Those big gray buses make getting around campus a lot easier, but many students are questioning whether they’re worth the wait. Some students have been complaining about the shuttle buses’ overall service, as well as not knowing who to complain to. In interviews with numerous students, a recurring theme was that the shuttles are often full. As a result, those who had been waiting for a ride are left waiting, or must then walk to their destination. Either way, those students often arrive late. “It takes a pretty long time,” said freshman criminal justice major Derek Degon. “And you’re almost better off walking or you will waste too much time waiting for it.” […]
BY KELSEY HOWAT // DEC. 5, 2011 // When most people first think of Chris Barrow, they think of his size. After all, the sophomore stands 6 feet, 7 inches tall and weighs 280 pounds. But there’s far more to Barrow than meets the eye. The 26-year-old—that’s not a typo!—came to Curry from the U.S. Navy, via Massasoit Community College in […]
PHOTOS BY SIMON POLAKOFF // DEC. 5, 2011 // Students poured into the ARC Nov. 19 for the Highlighter Dance Party wearing neon shirts, shorts and shoes. They danced the night away to some great music thanks to Curry’s Chris Gendgron, aka “DJ Chris the Greek.”
BY COURTNEY RUSSO // JAN. 5, 2012 // Curry College gives back through Helping Hands program.