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Women's Volleyball Set to Play NCAA Tournament Quarterfinal Thursday

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With a dramatic, five-set win over the Massachusetts Institute of Technology this past Sunday in Providence, the Johnson & Wales University women's volleyball team advanced out of its National Collegiate Athletic Association regional bracket and opens play Thursday in the NCAA's Elite Eight. The undefeated Wildcats will play Thursday (8pm ET) against tournament host Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich., with a chance to advance to the national semifinals. 

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Topics: Providence Athletics

NCAA Selects JWU Providence to Host Women's Volleyball Tournament

11/6/2017 | The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced today that Johnson & Wales' Providence Campus will host Elms College, Wesleyan University, Wellesley College, Tufts University, UMass Boston, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Maine Maritime in the first round of women's volleyball tournament play beginning Friday, November 10 through Sunday, November 12. 

Topics: Providence Athletics

JWU Launches Early Action Admission

9/26/2017 | When it comes to planning for college, why not start sooner?

For the first time and beginning this year, Johnson & Wales University is offering Early Action Admission – a non-binding application program allowing applicants to find out as early as mid-November if they’ve been accepted to the university. Applicants will also receive a scholarship notification (if applicable) and can begin working with a financial advisor that much sooner.

Topics: Admissions

Meet the 2017 Emeril Scholars

9/25/17 | Since 2003, Johnson & Wales University has partnered with Chef Emeril J. Lagasse '78, '90 Hon., to raise money for student culinary scholarships. Since then, the annual Emeril Golf Classic has become a signature university event that benefits the Emeril Lagasse Endowed Scholarship Fund.

Topics: Providence Scholarships

JWU Study Abroad: Nepal

9/11/17 | Of all the Study Abroad programs that JWU runs each year, the Sustainability, Community Engagement & Leadership trip to Nepal is one of the most unique.

Topics: Study Abroad

Wildcats Welcome the Class of 2021

9/5/2017 | Our 4 campuses were bustling with activity over the weekend as  Wildcats returned for the start of a new academic year. We especially want to extend a warm welcome to our newest Wildcats, the Class of 2021, as they join a student body of over 15,000 students from 78 different countries.

Meet the Next Generation of Wildcat Financiers

8/7/17 | The Wildcat Investment Value Fund (WIVF) started with a seemingly simple question: “Why don’t we have a student-managed portfolio fund at JWU?”

Topics: Providence Business

Dann-Messier '00 Named RI’s Commissioner of Postsecondary Education

8/3/17 | Following a period as acting commissioner, Brenda Dann-Messier ’00 EdD has been named Rhode Island’s Commissioner of Postsecondary Education.

Topics: Graduate Programs

JWU’s PA Program Achieves 100% Pass Rate

7/28/17 | For the second year in a row, 100% of JWU’s graduating class of physician assistants have passed the board certification exam administered by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. All 24 Class of 2017 students passed on the first try.

Topics: Physician Assistant Studies

JWU Hosts First New England Edition of Picademy

6/14/17 | JWU Providence’s College of Engineering & Design recently hosted the first New England-based edition of Picademy, a free training intensive designed to give educators the tools to teach computing with confidence and creativity.

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design