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Ten Demands progress, future plans discussed at forum

May 5, 2016

By Katie Sittig-Boyd Staff Writer Since the Ten Demands were first put forth to the administration in November 2015, there has been a series of community meetings to address issues of racial equity on an ongoing basis. Tuesday, M...

Simmons PLAN lacks foresight

April 14, 2016

By Nicole Malette Contributing Writer I am only a second-semester first-year, and I can tell you that the recently implemented “Simmons PLAN” coursework doesn’t work. Here is my background so that you all understand my si...

March community meeting held

March 24, 2016

Presentations address financial aid, MOST program By Katie Sittig-Boyd Staff Writer Tuesday, March 22, marked another of the ongoing series of community meetings intended to address the concerns raised by students in the Ten De...

Editorial: Simmons students lack funding for academic conferences

January 27, 2016

The benefits of conference attendance for students are numerous, especially for students in research-focused disciplines, such as psychology, computer science, biology, chemistry, and so on. Students who make conference presentations...

Editorial: Simmons study abroad fee an obstacle to student travel

November 4, 2015

Studying abroad is without a doubt a once-in-a-lifetime, invaluable experience. It opens your eyes and your mind to new cultures, new experiences, and new people. It allows you to travel at a time in your life when you are most...

Tuition increases for the 2014-2015 year

September 9, 2014

By Sarah Kinney Staff Writer This spring Simmons College President Helen Drinan announced that tuition would be increasing by 2.5 percent for the 2014-2015 academic year. The increase is the second lowest increase in the last 30 ye...

Students encourage legislators to increase aid

March 5, 2014

By Haley Costen Staff Writer Last Monday, the Association of Independent Colleges & Universities in Massachusetts (AICUM) held its annual Student Financial Aid Advocacy Day at the State House. The event was held to thank...

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