News & Events
FSU Grad Programs Ranked Among Best in Nation by AboundMay 3, 2022
Framingham State University has been ranked among the 250 best Graduate Schools in the nation by Abound, a comprehensive resource guide that helps adult students vet graduate program opportunities.
Framingham State Football Star Joshua Onujiogu Signs with the Seattle SeahawksMay 2, 2022
Star defense football player Joshua Onujiogu has signed a contract with the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent following last week’s NFL draft. According to D3Football.com, Onujiogu is one of just two NCAA Division III student-athletes to get a contract with an NFL team following the 2022 draft.
Science on State Street Returns In-Person with free Interactive Activities, Demonstrations, and Planetarium Programs for students and familiesApril 20, 2022
Framingham State University's annual science festival–Science on State Street–returns in-person on Saturday, April 30th, with interactive activities, demonstrations, planetarium programs, and discussions that stimulate further learning in science, technology, engineering, and math with a particular focus on themes relating to planet Earth, environmental science, and environmental justice. Representatives from Framingham State’s Department of Environment, Society and Sustainability, Biology Department, Campus Sustainability and Green Initiative Club will be available to guide us on explorations of planet earth and sustainable environments.
Framingham State Football Star Joshua Onujiogu Generates Buzz Ahead of NFL DraftApril 14, 2022
Star defense football player Joshua Onujiogu is getting looked at by some NFL teams ahead of this year’s draft following a stellar career at Framingham State University and a strong Pro Day at Holy Cross a few weeks back.
Framingham State Ranked in the Top 30 Nationwide for Best Value by College ConsensusApril 1, 2022
Framingham State University has been ranked a top 30 "Best Value College for 2022" in the U.S. by the rankings website College Consensus.
White House Reporter and MSNBC Host Jonathan Lemire to Serve as FSU Commencement SpeakerMarch 28, 2022
Framingham State is pleased to announce that Jonathan Lemire, the White House Bureau Chief for Politico and host of “Way Too Early” on MSNBC, will serve as the University’s commencement speaker on Sunday, May 22nd.
Framingham State and MassBay Receive $600,000 Federal Grant to Expand Early College Opportunities in Waltham Public SchoolsMarch 15, 2022
The office of U.S. Congresswoman Katherine Clark has announced a federal appropriation of $600,000 to Framingham State University and MassBay Community College to expand its innovative MetroWest Scholars Early Start Program within Waltham Public Schools.
Framingham State University student Leighah Beausoleil '23 honored as Newman Civic FellowMarch 8, 2022
Campus Compact, a national coalition of colleges and universities working to advance the public purposes of higher education, has named 173 student civic leaders who will make up the organization's 2022-2023 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows. Framingham State's own Leighah Beausoleil '23 joins students from 38 states, Washington, D.C., and Mexico to form the cohort.
New Spring Exhibitions Opening at Framingham State’s Danforth Art MuseumMarch 4, 2022
This Spring the Danforth Art Museum at Framingham State University is celebrating contemporary photography in New England as well as the paintings of Suzanne Hodes with two new exhibitions opening on March 26th.
President Cevallos named a "President-in-Residence" at Harvard Graduate School following upcoming Retirement from FSUMarch 2, 2022
The Harvard Graduate School of Education recently announced the appointment of Framingham State University President Javier Cevallos and Amherst College President Biddy Martin as Presidents-in-Residence for the 2022–23 school year.
Framingham State Part of New Alliance Seeking to Dramatically Increase Access to early College ProgramsFebruary 15, 2022
Framingham State University is proud to announce its involvement in the recently launched Massachusetts Alliance for Early College, a coalition of more than 80 organizations across Massachusetts that are collaborating to substantially increase the number of students in Early College programs from 4,500 today to 45,000 in five years.
Danforth Art to Celebrate the Life and Legacy of Founder Paul MarksFebruary 1, 2022
Framingham State University’s Danforth Art Museum is holding a special event on Saturday, Feb. 12 to celebrate the life and legacy of founder Paul Marks, who passed away on April 20, 2020.
FSU Receives $146,785 Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to Launch a Series of Programs on Investigating Race Through the Digital HumanitiesJanuary 11, 2022
Framingham State University has received its second major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) in less than six months that will help expand upon the University’s Digital Humanities (DH) efforts.
Dr. Nancy Niemi to Become the 8th President of Framingham State UniversityDecember 23, 2021
The Framingham State University Board of Trustees voted unanimously on December 15th to select Dr. Nancy Niemi as the 8th President of Framingham State University.
Framingham State Ranked Top Regional Public School by Intelligent.comDecember 1, 2021
The college ranking website intelligent.com has ranked Framingham State University as the top regional public college in Massachusetts for 2022. This is the second year in a row FSU has earned the ranking.
History Professor Joseph M. Adelman to help coordinate the Omohundro Institute's Programming to commemorate the 250th Anniversary of American Independence in 2026December 9, 2021
The Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture (OI) recently announced that Framingham State University Professor Joseph M. Adelman will be assisting the OI with planning and programming related to the 2026 semiquincentennial (250th anniversary) of American independence.
FSU Senior Gabriela Mendez-Acevedo Supports Homeless Shelter with Community Upcycling ProjectDecember 1, 2021
When people talk about sustainable fashion, they often think about things like thrift shopping or producing pricey garments from sustainably sourced materials. But sustainable fashion is more than that, according to FSU senior Gabriela Mendez-Acevedo '21.
FSU Education Department Receives National Accreditation for all Licensure ProgramsNovember 16, 2021
More than 180 years after our founding as the nation’s first public college for the education of teachers, Framingham State University’s (FSU) Education Department continues to meet the highest national standards for teacher preparation.
Framingham State University Named Among the Most Environmentally Responsible Colleges in The Country by the The Princeton ReviewNovember 1, 2021
Framingham State University has again been placed among the most environmentally responsible colleges in the country, according to The Princeton Review’s latest guide to green colleges.
Framingham State Receives $74,855 Planning Grant from AmeriCorps to Launch a Teacher Residency Program within Framingham Public SchoolsOctober 28, 2021
Framingham State University (FSU) is partnering with Framingham Public Schools (FPS) and the National Center for Teacher Residencies to develop a new residency program that will guide applicants from bilingual and underrepresented backgrounds toward teaching careers at the early, elementary, or secondary level.
Senior Samantha '21 Frost Earns National Prize from Phi Alpha Theta Honors SocietyOctober 18, 2021
History major Samantha Frost’s honors thesis on the gender implications of the homespun movement during the American Revolution has earned the prestigious Nels Andrew Cleven Founder's Prize from the Phi Alpha Theta History Honor society.