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A Trip to Indy for NCAA Conference

by Charlie Robert This January, I had the privilege of bringing six students along with Professor Alice Mullen to the NCAA Convention in Indianapolis. Mother Nature sent us off in the midst of snow from Logan, but Indy awaited with a whopping 4⁰! We entered the … Continue reading

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Integrating Research Project Into Teaching

By Kalpana Khanal, PhD As professors, we continually seek out ways to apply abstract theoretical constructs to real-world situations. We want students to grasp the relevance of theoretical concepts to better understand this world we live in. We desire that … Continue reading

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Accountants Invade San Diego in August!

By  Marcia Behrens and Mel Fleming Earlier this month, we were among the approximately 3,000 attendees who participated in the American Accounting Association annual meeting in San Diego, the theme of which was “Imagining our Future.” The diverse group included students, … Continue reading

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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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A Summer Journey into the European Union: Some Reflections

By Karol Gil-Vasquez After a semester marked by a great faculty-led trip to Greece, I had the great opportunity this summer to pack my suitcase and board several planes to visit, once again, the historical, beautiful, and troubled lands of … 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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A Connecticut Yankee on Cuba’s Isle of Youth: Researching – and Participating in – Foreign Relations

By Michael E. Neagle, Ph.D. As the Russian-made, Soviet-era propeller plane rumbled to life and took off from Havana on the way to the Isle of Youth, I didn’t know what to expect. I was a graduate student at the … Continue reading

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