Local Eastern Connecticut State University Student Participates In University Club
Willimantic, CT—Many Eastern Connecticut State University students from Woodbridge participate in Eastern’s clubs during the fall 2015 semester. Erik Russell-Shepherd ’16, Accounting Major, participated in the Accounting Society; Nadia Siena ’19, Business Administration Major, participated in the Dance Team; Jesse Cala ’19, Exploratory Education Major, participated in the Best Buddies Club; and Kimberly Griffin ’19, Psychology Major, participated in the National Organization for Women (NOW) Club. Eastern students who participate in clubs/organizations excel in the classroom and do better academically than students who do not participate. Students participating in clubs had an average GPA of 3.10, much higher than the 2.94 average for students who do not participate in any of the clubs/organizations.
Local Residents Enroll At Tufts University
Medford, MA—This fall more than 1,300 undergraduate students from around the world began their first year at Tufts University, located in Medford/Somerville, Mass. Those from Woodbridge include: Benjamin Ewing, Arpita Jajoom, and Emma Lampropoulos. Tufts University, located on three Massachusetts campuses in Boston, Medford/Somerville and Grafton, and in Talloires, France, is recognized among the premier research universities in the United States. Founded in 1852, Tufts enjoys a global reputation for academic excellence and for the preparation of students as leaders in a wide range of professions. A growing number of innovative teaching and research initiatives span all Tufts campuses, and collaboration among the faculty and students in the undergraduate, graduate and professional programs across the university’s schools is widely encouraged.
WCSU Names Full-Time Students On Dean’s List For Fall 2015 Semester
Woodbridge: Alexandra Blum, Pre-Nursing