Student Profiles

students playing frisbee on the Boyden Quad

Bridgewater students have found that the best way to enhance their education and enrich their daily life is to be actively engaged in pursuing their interests and goals. You will find exceptional opportunities to expand your horizons here – and we encourage you to take full advantage. Here are a few stories about students who have made the most of #BSUlife.

Olritch Henry

A native Haitian and BSU transfer student, Henry shares his story of survival and seeks to inspire others who are struggling.

Melissa Sommer playing clarinet with BSU Wind Ensemble

Melissa dreams of becoming a music teacher and hopes to create the same welcoming, supportive atmosphere she sees at BSU.

Adam Jabak working in BSU Physics lab

Physics major Adam aims to share his passion for science with others, and earns a research award at Harvard in the process.

Patrick Collins with his book

A track team runner and Phys. Ed. major, Patrick reflects on his remarkable recovery, after beating Lyme disease and publishing a book about his journey.

Brittany Christian

Brittany's passion for law leads her to becoming the first BSU student to attend the Harvard Kennedy School's Public Policy and Leadership Conference.

Scott Sheehan, '15, G'16

Now a tax accountant for one of the world's largest firms, Scott credits his time at BSU for helping him pass his CPA exam and excel in his career.