Monday Morning Update

October 2, 2017

Stonehill Surges: The College jumped 14 spots from 172 to 158 in the Wall Street Journal’s recent rankings of more than 1,000 U.S. colleges and universities. The paper’s rankings highlight schools that “offer excellence, foster intellectual development, provide engaged teaching and leave graduates on a firm financial footing.” Learn more here.

Good Credit: Dean of the Meehan School of Business Debra Salvucci recently joined six other experts in providing tips on how to improve your credit score in a WalletHub. Read her tips here.

Signed Into History: The entire Stonehill community came together last Friday to sign the ceremonial beam for the Academic and Welcome Center before it was raised to join the building's frame as part of the traditional Topping Out ceremony. See video and our snapshot of the event here.

Great Quote: "In this building, we reaffirm that we are committed to educating the whole person and that the study of the humanities is fundamental to creating lifelong learners."
-Dean Peter Ubertaccio
Speaking at the Academic and Welcome Center Topping Ceremony

Picture of the Week: More than 60 students and several alums participated in the recent Boston Walk to End Alzheimer’s with Team Stonehill raising more than $5,000 for the cause. Big congrats to everyone in the Stonehill Students to End Alzheimer’s Club. See the photo here.