Westfield State University

Martha Coakley. (WBZ-TV)

Coakley Seeks Dismissal of Westfield State University Ex-President’s Lawsuit

Attorney General Martha Coakley is asking a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the former president of Westfield State University.


Westfield State University. (CreditL Westfield State University)

Embattled Westfield University President Retires

Suspended Westfield State University president Evan Dobelle has retired.


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Westfield State Names Interim President In Spending Flap

Westfield State University named an interim leader on Thursday, hours after the school’s board of trustees voted to suspend president Evan Dobelle amid criticism that he charged personal expenses on school credit cards and spent lavishly on foreign travel.


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Keller @ Large: Another Blow To Taxpayer Confidence

I don’t know what happens to otherwise intelligent people in public life who, out of egomania or contempt for the taxpayer or both, decide it’s OK to deal in such appalling falsehoods.


Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

State Seeks Public Release Of Westfield University Audit

The state Education Secretary is asking Westfield State University trustees to publicly release their audit of President Evan Dobelle’s spending within 30 days.