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News & Alumni Updates
The WSAA 2020 Elections have now concluded. Thank you to all nominees and all who contributed to the voting process.
Westfield State University is again one of Massachusetts’ top public universities among its peers according to U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2021” ranking list.
Westfield State University hockey alumnus and Owls' Hall of Famer Peter Laviolette ’86 was named head coach of the National Hockey League's Washington Capitals
Westfield State University continues to be one of Massachusetts’ “best value” public universities among its peers, according to Money magazine’s “Best Colleges 2020” list that highlights 739 of the nation’s best schools that successfully combine quality and affordability. The rankings underscore the University’s commitment to providing accessible and affordable public higher education.
Elena Lewis (Wilson) ’01, Director of Student Support Services at Brandeis University, has been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education.
James Leahy ’99, assistant director of Business Development and Promotion Sales for the Massachusetts State Lottery and Holyoke City Councilor, is one of five finalists for the 2020 BusinessWest Alumni Achievement Award.
Westfield State University has been awarded a $115,000 state grant to enhance its support of students with intellectual disabilities.