Spring Commencement Ceremonies

The School of Graduate Studies commencement ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 4 pm. On Saturday, May 16, 2015, the College of Health and Human Services and the Bertolon School of Business commencement ceremony is scheduled for 10 am and the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education ceremony will take place at 3 pm. More information about these ticketed events is available.


Massachusetts Poetry Festival Begins May 1

Some of the nation's best poets visit Salem to read and discuss their work in engaging forums across the city.


Salem State Hosts Tom Brady on May 7

Winner of four Super Bowls and thrice named Super Bowl MVP, Thomas Edward Patrick (Tom) Brady is considered one of the superstars of the NFL and one of the finest quarterbacks to ever play the game.

Geography student wins Distinguished Student Researcher Award for field research

Undergraduate student Kelsey Davison was recognized for her fall 2014 research in Cambodia on fisheries and communities.


Price of Admission: America's College Debt Crisis: CCYS Film Series
From Death Row to Advocacy: The Story of One Man’s Wrongful Conviction
Alumni Weekend 2015