Temporary morgue held in FSU parking lot as coronavirus outbreak continues

Muriel Baillie— As part of the Massachusetts Contingency Plan in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, there will be a morgue built in the Landry Arena.  The mayor of Fitchburg, Stephen … Read More

Fitchburg State postpones spring commencement amid coronavirus concerns

Alexa Nogueira— On Wednesday, March 25, the Fitchburg State University President’s Office emailed students a commencement update from President Richard Lapidus. Lapidus explained in his update that May commencement celebrations … Read More

Fitchburg State baseball season canceled due to coronavirus outbreak

Zachary Connell— The National Collegiate Athletic Association announced that all winter and spring sports will no longer be in season.  The Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference, the league Fitchburg State … Read More

Food industry hurting as coronavirus continues to spread

Diandra Moorhead— On Sunday, March 15, Governor Charlie Baker announced a statewide shutdown of all bars and restaurants from March 17 to April 7. Takeout and delivery will be allowed, … Read More

Fitchburg State coaches react to MASCAC’s cancellation of spring athletics

Tim Foley and Zachary Connell— Athletes and coaches around campus are reeling from the decision made on March 16 by the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference to cancel the remainder … Read More

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