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A Nichols First: Branded International Internship Program — Dublin, Ireland

by Susan Wayman; Director, Office for International Engagement, PDSO Sarah Babcock ’17, Accounting, Magna Cum Laude, Skyped her clinching job interview while studying in Spain as a first semester senior. At the 2017 Nichols “Sophomore Shout Out,” Sarah co-hosted the Office for … Continue reading

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Reflections on the First Chapter of the Visual Media Studio

by Juliana Cecera ’16, MBA ’17  Graduate Assistant & Video Production Supervisor My junior year of college, I knew that I needed to get an internship but I didn’t know where. At the time, I was lost and confused as … Continue reading

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Protecting Animals: Experiential Service Learning Project

By Kim Charbonneau Last semester, my Physical Security class was invited to do a Building Risk Assessment of the Northeastern Connecticut Council of Government’s animal shelter in Dayville, Connecticut following a break-in and theft of two Pitbull puppies. As part … Continue reading

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“See Something, Say Something”: CJM Intern Participates in State Police Video

By Kim Charbonneau This past summer, Criminal Justice Management major Jeff Perez ’18 had the opportunity to intern with the Massachusetts State Police Fire and Explosives Unit. While he was there, the department worked on a Public Service Announcement video, … Continue reading

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Education, Connection & Inspiration: Traveling to Security Conference with CJM Students

By Boyd Brown III This September, I had the great pleasure of traveling with three of our Criminal Justice Management (CJM) students to Orlando, Florida. The purpose of the trip was to attend the annual ASIS International Security Seminar and Conference. Carmen Garcia, Megan Faulkner, … Continue reading

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Reflections on College Sport Research Institute Competition

by Dr. Leonard Samborowski For the last four years, students from the Sports Management Program at Nichols College have participated in the Case Study competition held each year during the annual meeting of the College Sport Research Institute (CSRI). In … Continue reading

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Experiential Learning: Nichols College at Thessaloniki, Greece

By Dr. Karol Gil-Vasquez and Dr. Erika Smith During the Spring Break, a group of eleven students and two professors embarked on an adventure into unknown territory, the country: Greece, the city: Thessaloniki. Second to Athens in terms of population, … Continue reading

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Taking Experiential Learning to Court

By Kim Charbonneau In the spring 2016 semester, the Criminal Justice Management Department introduced a new experiential course in conjunction with the Worcester County Sheriff’s office: CJM 470: Southern New England Drug Courts and Recidivism. The class came to fruition … Continue reading

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