2020

Bird's eye view of Gaebe Commons at the Providence Campus

JWU’s New Strategic Direction

June

JWU biomedical engineering students will learn how devices and technologies are designed to meet a particular physiological need, enable previously impossible treatment, or to manage medical information in a new way.

JWU Biomedical Engineering Program Brings Balance During Pandemic

JWU faculty ranked highly

7 Reasons JWU Earns an A+ for Teaching

The Wildcat Den in Providence, RI

5 Reasons You Should Consider Commuting to JWU

Michael Levine with food for schools

Michael Levine '12 Combats Pandemic With Food

JWU has ramped up remote learning in the wake of COVID-19.

The Speed of Sound: JWU’s Shift to Remote Learning

A Johnson & Wales advertising student presenting Amazon Account Executive presentation in front of a Powerpoint screen

Amazon Selects JWU for Advertising Seed Program

May

Commencement 2020 Banner

One JWU: Celebrating Commencement 2020

Academic Symposium

Student Research Selected for 11th Annual Academic Symposium

Graphic design students during class time earlier this year.

JWU Graphic Design Grads Close 2020 with Virtual Celebration

Career Ready

Five Tips for Thriving in a Challenging Job Market

Coronavirus testing center

JWU Student on the Frontlines of COVID-19 in Bermuda

Congratulations JWU Class of 2020!

Congratulations, JWU Class of 2020

Chef Kyle Williams '06 and his Live Blue Cafe team delivering food to Kansas City.

Cooking for the Community: Chef Kyle Williams '06

Practicing social distancing on campus.

Call of Duty: JWU’s Emergency Management Response to COVID-19

Research

JWU Student Dives Into COVID-19 Research

The Socially Distanced Restaurant

Tips for Reopening: How to Reset Your Restaurant

Aodhan Stansfield ’22 is printing mask clips at home with his 3D printer.

JWU Joins Maker Movement During COVID-19 Crisis

Medici and a coworker in a COVID-19 testing tent

Preparing for a Pandemic: How a JWU Education Made the Difference

April

Getting Career-Ready

From Job Fairs to Advising, JWU Career Services Is Open

NYC at Sunset

Alum Strategies for Adapting Your Skills During COVID-19

Magnus Thorsson walking with his dog

Sustainable Living with Magnus Thorsson

A butterfly alights on a flower during a SASS-sponsored gleaning trip. Photo by Mike Cohea.

How to Celebrate Earth Day at Home

group of students at TD Garden

TD Garden Projects Provide ‘Once in a Lifetime’ Opportunity

Sharkfest 2020 judges give first-place winner Brian Thornber a thumbs-up after his pitch.

Sharkfest 2020 Gives JWU Student Entrepreneurs an Edge

JWU job hopefuls wear career-themed stickers

Career Expo Goes Virtual

two puppies and a boy cutting apples

At Home with Elizabeth Carey

Jordan Lacey

Jordan Lacey '16 Harnesses the Power of Networking

Chef Neath’s Cambodian Curry

Rediscovering the Joys of Home Cooking with Michael Ruhlman

Higginson after winning a match

JWU Gives Tim Higginson a Second Chance

March

Nolan Badore practices with his team at the JWU Esports Center.

A New Way to Play: The World of Esports at JWU

Typewriter

Jim Brosnan Brings a Poet’s Spirit to JWU

Statewide shutdowns due to COVID-19 have left restaurateurs scrambling for solutions.

How Restaurants Are Reacting & Adapting to the COVID-19 Crisis

Health Science

JWU's Public Health Experts Weigh in on Coronavirus

Event

Sports and Entertainment Industries Adapting Daily to Covid-19 Fallout

JWU has transitioned to online delivery of academics until the end of the spring term.

Maintaining Mental + Physical Well-Being During COVID-19

Lussier Networking at RIFF's after party

The Internship That Changed a Life – and a Career

February

Erin Young, Tim Nugent, Nathan Spinetti and Shawn Updike during their Providence Community Acupuncture presentation.

Students Follow Their Instincts to Create Top Design Solutions

Chefs Timon Balloo '00, Lindsay Autry '04 and David Kinch '81, '14 Hon. are all semifinalists for this year's James Beard Foundation Awards

JWU Alumni Nominated for 2020 Beard Foundation Awards

Henry Schott '20

Double Majoring Puts Henry Schott’s Career Plans in Focus

JWU Denver Day of Service

JWU Denver’s Day of Service Honors MLK’s Legacy

Compass Day Women in Culinary Panel at JWU

Compass Day Panel Spotlights Women in Culinary Leadership

JWU NSO panel members

Diversity & Development: JWU Hosts NSO Regional Conference

Student stylist Emma Sumner with her winning looks.

Fashion Merchandising Students Shine at 2020 Style-off Competition

Cara Sammartino

For Cara Sammartino, Public Health is Personal

JWU students and Associate Professor Doug Stuchel, College of Hospitality Management

Competition, Celebrity Chefs, Networking: A New York City Adventure

JWU SEEM volunteers at the entrance to Super Bowl LIV

JWU North Miami Students Go Behind the Scenes at Super Bowl LIV

Computer science and graphic design alumni during the JWU Alumni Leaders on Campus event at the College of Engineering & Design.

A Homecoming: JWU Hosts Engineering and Design Alumni

January

The Cliffs of Moher in Ireland

A Summer Trip to Ireland

Tea tasting class at JWU Providence

Calling All Mixologists! JWU + Bigelow Tea Want Your Recipes

2020 Hospitality Alumni Leaders

Advice to Advance: Career-Progression Expertise from Hospitality Alums

A screenshot of Professor Tom Calabrese, Ph.D., in one of his computer science videos.

Life Lessons in Music and Computer Science: A Chat with Tom Calabrese

Students studying in Harborside Campus Library

JWU Students Save Big with Open Educational Resources

Concert and Event Production students, Graphic Design students, Assistant Professor Viscardi-Smalley

One Night Only: Students Produce + Promote Live Concert

Tyler Martin

Turning Chance into Opportunity

DeAndrae Watson talking on microphone

Run Your Race: How DeAndrae Watson Defines Success

Anna Palliser

Fulbright Scholar Anna Palliser Says Farewell to JWU