News@Rider Archive
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Sunday, April 8, 2012
Performing a world premiere and the first performance of two new arrangements.
Saturday, April 7, 2012
Under Dr. Daniel Druckenbrod’s advisement, Nicole Chakowski ’12 used cross dating to determine whether two trees from Monticello were planted by Thomas Jefferson.
Friday, April 6, 2012
Rider University Cheerleaders named Grand Champions at American Cheer and Dance; Reach the Beach All Star & College National Championship.
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Rider alum Charles Haas ’69 has long been mesmerized by the story of the R.M.S. Titanic, the supposedly unsinkable passenger ship that defied that opinion 100 years ago this month. He has spent the past half-century investigating the luxury liner, and his book "Titanic: Triumph and Tragedy" has been called the most comprehensive book available on the subject.
Thursday, April 5, 2012
The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences 50th Anniversary celebration continues with the Academic Freedom Seminar on Monday, April 9, which will be highlighted by a keynote address from Dr. Cary Nelson, president of the American Association of University Professors.
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Student panels and the presentations of the Ziegler-Gee Award and Virginia Cyrus Scholarship on April 12 will highlight the annual Rider event, followed by the New Jersey Gender Studies and Women’s Consortium Colloquium on April 13.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Trent Shelton, a former NFL wide receiver who has become one of the nation’s most renowned motivational speakers, will present Rehabilitation of the Body and Mind to students at Westminster Choir College on Thursday, April 5, at 6 p.m. in Talbott Library Room 1. The event is free and open to all.
Monday, April 2, 2012
Her winning recipe, Nutella Ganache Cupcakes with Vanilla Mascarpone Icing, will be featured on the menu at PJ’s Pancake House in Princeton.
Sunday, April 1, 2012
The College of Business Administration students competed against teams from nine other teams in March.
Friday, March 30, 2012
The month will feature a number of demonstrations and activities to promote awareness of the effects of binge drinking, blood alcohol concentration and the benefits of designated driving, as well as ways to help someone suffering from alcohol poisoning.
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Rider hosted the Internal Revenue Service’s Adrian Project Student Fraud Conference, a day-long mock criminal investigation, on March 23.
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Michael Rosati ’10, M.B.A. ’12, and Dr. David Suk, associate professor of Finance, are recipients of the Rider Way Academic and Personal Achievement Award for Graduate Business Students and Faculty.
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Former New Jersey Gov. James J. Florio spoke at Rider University on March 22 as part of the Rebovich Institute for New Jersey Politics' 'Governing New Jersey Series.' A U.S. Congressman from 1974 through 1990 who also served three terms in the New Jersey General Assembly, Florio was the inaugural recipient of the Rebovich Institute Citizenship Award, presented in June 2011.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
The Rider chapter of the National Broadcasting Society (NBS) captured six first-place awards at the NBS’ 49th National Undergraduate Student Electronic Media Competition on March 24 in Jersey City, N.J.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Legendary GCC Coach Barry Davis Inducted Into Gloucester County Hall of Fame
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
The Rider University Equestrian Team continues their ride to the top, with team co-captain Emiline Mylod ’13 advancing to Zones, the highest competition level before nationals. She will now compete against two top riders from every region within their zone on April 1.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Rider students enjoyed a number of short-term international study tours throughout Europe, Asia and the Caribbean during the winter and spring breaks.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Danielle Hickey ’11, a graduate of Rider’s Master of Counseling Services program and a Ewing Public School teacher, was named a recipient of the 2011 Teacher as Hero Award on March 14 at the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
American folk singer Peggy Seeger, the inspiration behind the number-one hit “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face,” will visit Rider as an artist-in-residence for a lecture and concert on Friday, March 30, through a partnership between the University and the Princeton Folk Music Society.
Monday, March 26, 2012
Rider will celebrate its annual University Day festivities, including a concert by The R Factor winner Erik Krieg, on Tuesday, April 3.