State, local and community dignitaries joined Westfield State University officials for the ceremonial groundbreaking of the $33 million science center that will change the landscape of Western Avenue.
Justin Roethlingshoefer '12 has been named assistant strength and conditioning coach for the Miami University (OH) Intercollegiate Athletics department.
Robert Johnson '70 has been named to the Westfield State Board of Trustees.
The annual meeting for the Westfield State Foundation Inc. will be held Thursday, September 18 at 5:30 p.m. in the Garden Room in the Horace Mann Building.
Amy (Beaulieu) Glavin '99 has been honored as the Boston Red Sox MVE - Most Valuable Educator.
Terrell M. Hill '92, has joined the Windsor (CT) public schools as Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources.
Zach Farley '08 and Stephen Gibbons '08 are set to release their latest edition of "The Official 'Madden' Game Guide, and have found career success doing what they love.
Windsor Marketing Group (WMG), an innovative in-store marketing company based in Suffield, CT., has announced the hiring of Donna Murphy '92 as the company’s Executive Director of Group Advancement. Murphy comes to WMG with 22 years of experience in local government. She is a CCMA II Certified CT Municipal Assessor who has worked on multiple local and state EIDC projects. In her role, Murphy will be responsible for ensuring that WMG actively participates in all relevant government grant and economic development programs, lead all aspects of the company’s community-focused initiatives, and serve as company representative on the board of the Connecticut Food Association (CFA) trade group.
Tina Stevens '90 has joined Greenfield Community College as an adjunct faculty member for the academic year. She will be teaching Principles of Marketing, an in-depth course which covers the fundamental concepts of marketing and includes the hands-on preparation of a marketing plan for a local business. She is the Principal and Creative Director of Stevens 470 in Westfield, a multichannel marketing consultancy. With over 20 years of experience growing the agency and working with a diverse mix of clients, Tina has real world experience in developing and directing marketing plans. She attended Greenfield Community College and earned an associate degree in graphic design. She received her bachelor of arts from Westfield State. Tina also has a master’s degree in advertising design from Syracuse University through their Independent Study Degree Program for working professionals in the creative industry.
Mary Ahern '14 has joined The Starline Academy for the Performing Arts in Stoughton as a hip hop and lyrical instructor. While at Westfield State, Mary competed and co-coached nationally with the competitive hip hop team. She has additional training from Dean College.
Officer Alex Keefe '12 was sworn in as an officer by the town of Ashland. He will now undergo several weeks of field training before hitting the streets on his own. Keefe, of Framingham, is a lateral transfer from the Framingham Police Department, where he worked for a short time. He has also been a call firefighter for the Ashland Fire Department since 2010. Prior to being a call firefighter, he was a member of the Ashland Explorer's Program through the fire department. Keefe holds a bachelor of science in criminal justice degree from Westfield State.