WORCESTER – Worcester is often referred to as a college city for good reason. The city is home to a public medical university, UMass Chan Medical School, and a private university of pharmacy and health sciences, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Worcester State University, a public institution, along with private universities at Assumption, Clark, Holy Cross, and Worcester Polytechnic University (WPI) also call the city home, along with Quinsigamond Community College.
Tom Marino is a journalist and Vice President of Business Operations for This Week In Worcester, a local news publication in Worcester. With a focus on covering local news and events, Tom provides timely and informative articles on topics ranging from politics and crime to community events and business developments.