Portfolio: A jubilant day

Nearly 4,300 undergraduate and graduate students received degrees at the University's 142nd Commencement Exercises on May 21 at Alumni Stadium. Here are some scenes from a jubilant day


In the News

Ted Murphy announces Upcoming Film

Our own WCAS Prof. Ted Murphy, who teaches Craft of Writing, is proud to announce production on the film adaptation of his book, The Running Waves, set to be filmed on Cape Cod this coming fall. The story, about the complex relationship between two brothers masked by the bright summer on Cape Cod, takes place in the town of Falmouth.

Durable Stout, Humble Life Preserver

A St. Patrick's Day essay by Peter Moloney, who teaches history and globalization courses in the Woods College tells a tale of Ireland's Guinness stout saving the lives of eight sailors in 1917. NPR "The Salt."

An Unorthodox Path to Priesthood

Anthony Cipolle, who earned a bachelor's degree in philosophy from the Woods College in 2012, had "lived like a rock star," he said, before finding his way to the priesthood, which he did with the help of former Woods Dean James A. Woods, S.J. Portland Press-Herald