Jackie Robinson at Springfield College

Jackie Robinson at Springfield College

On August 16, 1962, not even a month after getting inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, legendary baseball player Jackie Robinson was the keynote speaker for an event at Springfield College. Baseball writer and Springfield College Professor Marty Dobrow sat down...

Nutrition Label Changes

The Food and Drug Administration is proposing several changes to the nutrition labels you see on packaged foods and beverages and to give us a picture of what’s being changed is Richard J. Wood, director of the Center for Wellness Education and Research (CWER)...

State of the Union Reaction

Mark Howard PhD., Assistant Professor of Economics at Springfield College, gives his perspective to the President’s State of the Union Speech.  Topics to be covered are: minimum wage debate, the Democrats & Republicans not getting along, the President’s approval...

Professor Martin Dobrow on MLK

Springfield College Professor Martin Dobrow is an author and National Award-Winning journalist and has written multiple pieces regarding MLK’s visit to Springfield College in 1964. Follow Springfield College on Twitter:...

JFK

Professor Thomas Carty, chair of the Social Sciences department at Springfield College, talks about JFK’s connection to the Springfield area and how he got an honorary law degree from Springfield College when he gave his commencement speech prior to his election...

World University Games

Springfield College Men’s Volleyball Coach Charlie Sullivan discusses his teams’ selection to be a representative of the United States in the World University Games July 6-17 in Kazan, Russia. The team has won 2 consecutive NCAA Division National...

Teach for America

Springfield College student Keri Cecilia and Springfield College AmeriCorps Program Director Shannon Langone  discuss Cecilia being chosen for “Teach for America” assignment in Baltimore. They will also discuss  Springfield Colleges’ AmericCorps...

Professor Elizabeth O’Neill

Springfield College Professor Elizabeth O’Neill discusses her study on the impact of exercise on bone health and improving bone health to help prevent osteoporosis.              ...

Tennis Champ

Judy Van Raalte will discuss her U.S. Tennis Association national championship win this summer. (Van Raalte is a Prof. at Springfield college and was the women’s tennis coach there from 1992-1997.) U.S Tennis...