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Today, Friday, August 29, marks the beginning of International
Student Orientation (ISO) and Arch Orientation.
International students from 26 countries around the world
arrived on campus yesterday afternoon to meet their student leaders, move in to
their dorms, have dinner and unwind. Over the next few days, international
students will have the opportunity to learn more about Dean and the Franklin
community by visiting a local bank, setting up telephone and internet services,
shopping for necessities and enjoying evening activities with their new
classmates. In general, ISO offers an opportunity for international students to
become acquainted with Dean and the surrounding areas.
Additionally, students from the Arch program also arrive on
campus today and begin their orientation! Arch
Orientation allows those participating in the Arch program to become better
acquainted with others in the program and to learn more about the program
itself. Over the next few days, students will sit through sessions such as Linking
Your Academic and Campus Life, The Journey from High School to College and
Writing Your Success Plan. Students will also participate in fun off-campus
adventures and team-building exercises.
Welcome to Dean – we are excited to have you here!
Dean College Working Towards Division III Membership
Dean College is honored to host both the producer and the author of Walt Disney Pictures new epic THE FINEST HOURS for the Dean College Leadership Institute Leadership In Action Lecture Series on Thursday March 3, 2016. The Leadership Series
Dean College is honored to host both the producer and
the author of Walt Disney Pictures new epic THE FINEST HOURS for the Dean
College Leadership Institute Leadership In Action Lecture Series on
Thursday March 3, 2016.
The Leadership Series offers a unique and interactive
opportunity for students, alumni, and the local community to interact with
today’s business leaders.
Acclaimed film producer Dorothy
Aufiero will be joined by bestselling author Casey Sherman to
discuss their incredible journey together from page to screen. THE FINEST
HOURS is set for worldwide release beginning on January 29, 2016. The film
chronicles the greatest Coast Guard rescue in American history in February,
1952 off Cape Cod and stars Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Eric Bana, Ben Foster
and Holliday Grainger. THE FINEST HOURS was filmed entirely in
“We are thrilled to be joined by
the creative forces behind this major motion picture,” said Dr. Paula
Rooney, President of Dean College. “Both Ms. Aufiero and Mr. Sherman work
here in Massachusetts and the Dean College community looks forward to a
memorable event as they discuss the challenges and the triumphs behind
their cinematic achievement.”
Dorothy Aufiero has also
developed several of the most memorable motion pictures ever filmed in
Massachusetts including the Oscar winning The Fighter starring
Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale, and the Oscar winning Good Will Hunting
starring Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. Aufiero also served as executive producer
for the smash television hit Queer Eye for the Straight Guy.
Casey Sherman is a national
bestselling author of eight books including Search for the Strangler
(about his re-investigation of the notorious Boston Strangler case), Bad
Blood, Animal and Boston Strong. Sherman has also served
as a guest analyst on CNN and FOX News.
Mr. Sherman and Ms. Aufiero are
currently working on a feature film project based on Boston Strong
to star Mark Wahlberg and directed by Peter Berg of Lone Survivor
fame. Production is expected to begin this spring.
The speaking program will begin at 4 PM. in the
Guidrey Center at Dean College, 99 Main Street, Franklin, MA on March 3,
2014. The program is FREE and open to the public.
You can make a major impact on Dean College by making a gift on February 19, 2016 – Dean’s 24 hour Global Day of Giving. Thanks to a generous, anonymous donor, every donation received on February 19th will be matched
You can make a major impact on Dean College by making a gift
on February 19, 2016 – Dean’s 24 hour Global Day of Giving. Thanks to a
generous, anonymous donor, every donation received on February 19th will be
matched dollar for dollar—up to $100,000.
For more information and to donate, visit www.dean.edu/projectdean
Dean College administrative offices will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2016 to observe President’s Day. Offices will resume normal business hours beginning Tuesday, February 16, 2016.
Dean College administrative offices will be closed on
Monday, February 15, 2016 to observe President’s Day.
Offices will resume normal business hours beginning Tuesday,
February 16, 2016.
Four Dean College athletes accepted offers to continue their college football careers on National Signing Day on Wednesday, February 3, 2016.
Four Dean College athletes
accepted offers to continue their college football careers on National Signing
Day on Wednesday, February 3, 2016.
Dean’s linebacker Aaron
Donalson signed to play at the University of Delaware; defensive lineman Geoff
Horwitz signed to play at the University of Rhode Island; linebacker Daniel
Palmer signed to play at Bethune-Cookman University; and defensive back Ruben
Saunders signed to play with North Carolina Central University.
January placements include defensive
back Najee Brown signing to UNC Pembroke; wide receiver Travion Fletcher
signing to West Alabama; quarter back Jackson McDonald signing to Mars Hill;
and linebacker Jacquae Peart signing to Bethune-Cookman University.
National Signing Day, usually
the first Wednesday of February, is the first day that players sign a binding
National Letter of Intent for college football with a school that is a member
of the United States National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
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