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Taking the T While Wollaston Station is Closed

Approximately 25% of ENC students are commuters. A good percentage of those commuters use the Massachusett Bay Transportation Authority to get from school to home and back. This year the Wollaston train station is undergoing renovations. The Office of Student Development serves commuters by providing the shuttle, which operates from 5pm to 10pm. This guide includes the ENC evening Shuttle Schedule and various starting points on the MBTA.   Wollaston Station Renovations + MBTA Shuttle  

Tale as Old as Time—Beauty and the Beast!

This fall, the ENC theater department is putting on one of the most classic Disney stories ever told – Beauty and the Beast. This story tells of an arrogant young prince who is turned into a hideous beast, and a small town girl who dreams of seeing the world and living out an adventure. I recently sat down with Emily Crosta (Belle) about the show and asked her why she thinks people should come to support

What to do now that you’ve made your college decison

Reserve your Spot Pay your enrollment deposit through your school’s admissions office and make sure your spot is secure. You do NOT want to lose your place because you forgot to take this important step, so make this your number one priority. If you chose ENC, you can pay your deposit here: https://enc.edu/undergraduate/admissions/enrollment-deposit/ Decline other offers We know, it seems unnecessary. Are those other colleges really going to notice or care that you chose another school? 
Advice for Next Year’s Resident Assistants

Advice for Next Year’s Resident Assistants

ENC’s residence halls are guided by a staff of 22 Resident Assistants. These students are chosen from among their peers for their leadership, commitment to ENC, and most of all, their desire to serve their fellow students. Each year a new batch of Resident Assistants, or RAs, is carefully chosen by the Residential Life Staff. Applications are underway and we thought the potential RAs might like a little advice from this year’s experienced team!

Reflections on four years at ENC and advice for incoming students

With the spring semester now in full swing, many of our seniors are reminded that their time at ENC is coming to a close. Senior Jonni Albetta shared a little bit about her experience over the last four years in a recent blog post. She also offered advice to current and incoming students about how to make the most of their time here. Give it a read here: https://www.jonninicole.com/single-post/2018/01/13/The-Beginning-of-the-End-My-College-Career
RA and SGA Applications Open

RA and SGA Applications Open

It’s that time of year again! Student Development’s Residential Life and Community Life departments have opened the applications for the 2018-2019 Resident Assistants and Executive Student Government. These campus student leadership positions are a great way to make an impact in the ENC community. Whether you are interested in leading a hall of students, crafting engaging campus events, or even helping the ENC board write policy in the interest of students, there’s a position for every
Check Your Laundry From Your Smart Phone

Check Your Laundry From Your Smart Phone

We are excited to announce that starting today students can now check the status of their laundry from their smartphone or computer! Visit laundry.enc.edu and select your Residence Hall from the provided list. On the next page, you will be able to: See which machines are busy and time remaining on the load Send yourself an alert when your load is complete Send yourself an alert when a machine becomes available Check to see if a

4 Easy Cheap Christmas Dorm Decor and Craft Ideas

Being away from home around the holidays can be tough. Decorate your dorm room and get into the Christmas spirit with these 4 easy crafts that you can create for just pennies down at the IRC in the basement of the library. 1. Good Ole’ Fashion Paper Snowflakes     Instructions: First, get/make a square piece of paper. then, fold the paper in half so two opposite points meet. Continue folding the paper in half to
Introducing the 2017-2018 Residential Life Staff

Introducing the 2017-2018 Residential Life Staff

Every year Student Development goes through weeks of interviews refining the selection for the coveted 22 slots available as a Resident Assistant in the residence halls. This year was extra tricky as there was a surplus of qualified candidates and it’s hard to choose when there are so many wonderful options! We are excited to announce the 2017-2018 Resident Assistant list. Students, meet your new RAs! Josue Basilis – 3rd Young, Male Side Major: Computer Engineering
So Why Is ENC an Arboretum and What Is That…

So Why Is ENC an Arboretum and What Is That…

You’ve probably noticed small plaques adorning some of the trees on ENC’s campus connecting the plant to ENC’s Babcock Arboretum. Since 1993, ENC’s collection of 75 varieties has been designated an official arboretum named for the colorful Professor J.Verner Babcock who taught botany at ENC from 1938 until 1978. What is an arboretum? An arboretum is a botanical garden containing a collection of plants intended at least partly for scientific study. What are those small plaques
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