The Office of the Inspector General has issued its report on spending by former president Evan Dobelle.
Construction for Westfield State University's new science building is set to begin in August with an official groundbreaking ceremony on September 18. The science building will be adjacent to Wilson Hall and visible from Western Avenue.
The Westfield State Alumni Association has selected Carlos Canino '88 as the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Award recipient.
Five former greats will be inducted into the Westfield State University Athletics Hall of Fame to kick off the 2014 Alumni Weekend on Friday, October 24th.
Alumna Cheryl Koval has joined the realtor firm Witalisz & Associates, Inc. as a real estate professional.
Josh Kislo '99, Instructor and Chef at Smith Vocational and Agricultural High School in Northampton, has been named a 2014 Pioneer Valley Teacher of Excellence.
Katherine O'Brien '77 is retiring from the Pittsfield Police Department after a 36 year career.
Pat Padgett '06, with help from lots of friends, has faced his battle with cancer head-on. The cross-fit athlete is a picture of fitness, standing at 6'1" and weighing 215 lbs. Pat lost 40 pounds after his fifth surgery in an 11-week span to remove a cancerous growth from his mouth. The fight for life is on, and those in his inner circle are figuring out it’s not happening alone. A community is growing around Pat Padgett right before their very eyes. Read more about Pat's story here.
Jeffrey LaBell '04 wed Sydney Bender in a ceremony on Saturday, June 14th in West Tisbury. LaBell is a detective for the Oak Bluffs police department. He is a graduate of Westfield State and has been a full-time police officer on Martha’s Vineyard since 2005. The couple honeymooned in Paris before returning to their home on Martha’s Vineyard.
Kami Falcione '95 was named as a relationship manager for MassMutual's New England district, serving retirement plans that rely on third-party administrators (TPAs). Falcione was a client relationship manager for 401(k) plans at Great West Retirement Services. She also held previous relationship management positions at DST Retirement Solutions and Bank of America, and has a total of 16 years of experience in the financial services industry. A graduate of Westfield State, she holds FINRA Series 6 and 63 licenses.