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The Student News Site of Fitchburg State University

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The Student News Site of Fitchburg State University

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WXPL Holds Fall Concert
WXPL Holds Fall Concert
Joey Phillipo, Staff Writer • December 3, 2021

WXPL hosted a  fall concert in the Falcon Hub on Nov. 16  at 7p.m. Alright Thanks was the opening act, featuring Nick Polidor of WXPL, who was followed by Petite League. Petite League came...

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Falcons Thumped by West Conn; Prepare for Senior Day
Falcons Thumped by West Conn; Prepare for Senior Day
Noah Connors, Athletics Editor • November 15, 2021

The Fitchburg State Football team lost to Western Connecticut by a score of 48-13 on Saturday, Nov. 6, leaving the Falcons with only one game...

“My Voice, My Platform”: Linnea D’Acchille
“My Voice, My Platform”: Linnea D’Acchille
Julie Savone, Student Submission • November 8, 2021

Linnea D’Acchille is not your average student-athlete. D’Acchille is a senior biology major from Easton, NY. In 2019, she became the first...

What Belonging Means to Fitchburg State University
Matt Cote, Student Submission • November 8, 2021

For Fitchburg State's coaches and student-athletes, cultivating a sense of belonging is vital to building a community whose members thrive and...

Leading the Charge: Student Athletes Create Meaningful Change at Fitchburg State
Tim Foley, Contributor • November 8, 2021

Perry Joubert and Lauren Riccardi are each graduate students at Fitchburg State, while also acting as captains of the Women’s Volleyball team....

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Artwork by Danielle Hendrix.
Introspective Reflection and Adaptability: How Student Artists’ Processes Changed During the Pandemic
April 12, 2021

-Brittany Edridge Student artists at Fitchburg State have had a lot of extra time to work on their projects during quarantine. The pandemic...

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The Implications of a Buy-Out Option
The Implications of a Buy-Out Option
February 10, 2021

Peter Canova- At the end of the fall semester Nick Dickerson, a senior at Fitchburg State, attempted to end his housing agreement for the...

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Group Coursework Increases Students' Stress Levels During the Pandemic
April 29, 2021

-Brittany Eldridge As students prepare for final exams, they are working on putting together final projects as well. While the majority of...