Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coaches

The Best Team of Coaches You've Never Heard Of

(And did we mention they're the only all-female team in DI,II, or II?)

Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coaches for Football
I'm Just Coach

Springfield College might be the only school in the nation  to have an all-female graduate assistant strength and conditioning coaching staff for football. 

Brian Thompson, PhD, director of strength and conditioning in weight room
Leaders in Strength and Conditioning

It is likely that Springfield has among the largest strength and conditioning staff in the country, across any division — I, II, or III.

Macy, Adam, Mary Kate, and Cody Feit
How DO They Do It?

Doctoral candidates Adam Feit and Mary Kate Feit carve out their future while teaching, coaching, writing dissertations, and raising a family. 

Adam Zeitsiff, CEO of Gold's Gym
Gold Rush

Adam Zeitsiff has been a business leader since his early 20s —  now he’s out to build an even stronger Gold’s Gym.

Cindy and Bill Burke, from left, talk with Avery Pedro about her studies.
Where Hard Work and Philanthropy Meet

Philanthropists Bill and Cindy Burke's commitment to helping others inspired them to create a scholarship that would finance a student's complete education.

Coach Bigbee with the Lacrosse team
On Grief and Community

When Coach Keith Bugbee, G'84 lost his daughter, his communities rallied to support him, and in the process, learned a lesson about what it means to show up.

Rwanda highlighted on map with a pin
The Personal Triangle of Auntie Phyllis

Phyllis Lerner ’71 is encouraging a partnership between her alma mater and the Agahozo-Shalom Youth Village that raises and educates orphans of the Rwandan genocide.

four distinguished alumni were recognized and thanked for their service to Springfield College
Distinguished Alumni Honorees

During a special event held Homecoming weekend, four distinguished alumni were recognized and thanked for their service to Springfield College and beyond. 

James and Virginia Anderson on the beach
Parade of Classes Featured Profiles

Four profiles from recent submissions to the Parade of Classes. Enjoy!