Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences

Welcome to the Macricostas School of Arts and Sciences at Western Connecticut State University.

Our school is home to thirteen departments, twenty-one undergraduate majors and five graduate majors, and offers a wide variety of interesting ways for students to create unique combination of topics to further their intellectual endeavors. MSA&S on FACEBOOK

 

 

Upcoming Events:

February 26th: Sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Equity, Office of Intercultural Affairs and the Department of Writing, Linguistics and Creative Process The University welcomes pioneer sportswriter, Ms. Claire Smith from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Westside Campus Center Ballroom (south). This event is open to the public.

 

 

 

March 5th: The Department of Writing, Linguistics and Creative Process and the Office of Diversity and Equity will host a screening of “A League of Her Own: The Claire Smith Story” at 6 p.m. in White Hall Room 127. This event is free and open to the public! For more information, email stokesk@wcsu.edu.

 

 

The Spotlight: 

Check out WCSU’s podcasts posted weekly on iTunes, SoundCloud, and Stitcher! https://www.wcsu.edu/podcasts/

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Tom Philbrick, WCSU Biology professor, discovers new species, Rhyncholaelia paulana, and names it after his wife!

https://www.newstimes.com/local/article/West-Conn-biologist-names-new-species-after-wife-13614121.php

 

Exciting Student News:

 

 

 

Congratulations to WCSU recent Psychology graduate, Sarah Hoegler, for receiving  5 year guaranteed funding and monthly stipend at University of Notre Dame towards her PhD in Applied Development. Sarah worked closely with Dr. Mary Nelson while at WCSU.

 

Recent Events:

 

Chris Kelly lectures on “Privacy, Security, and Safety in a Social Media World” on November 14th, sponsored by the Macricostas Family Foundation. Pictured on the right: President Clark, Dean Brown, Provost Alexander, and Lecturer Chris Kelly.