News@Rider Archive
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Thursday, May 17, 2012
Rider University and the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference will co-host the 2012 NCAA Men's and Women's Rowing championships in West Windsor, N.J., at Lake Mercer, from May 25 to 27.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Faculty and administrators from past and present will be celebrated at the Alumni and Faculty Garden Party on Saturday, June 9, part of Reunion Weekend 2012.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
A knowing sun seemed to smile on the futures of 1,347 new graduates of Rider University and Westminster Choir College over three days of Commencement ceremonies on May 10, 11 and 12.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Rider’s Dr. Suniti Karunatillake and his colleagues use data taken during missions in order to learn more about our planetary neighbor, Mars.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Shortly before graduating on May 11, Jessica Nagle ’12 was accepted into the highly competitive Fulbright U.S. Student Program to teach English to German-speaking students in Austria. She is Rider’s sixth student Fulbright recipient in the last seven years.
Monday, May 14, 2012
Andrew Westfall ’12 took second place, and Stephen Johnston ’13 received third place honors.
Monday, May 14, 2012
Westminster Conservatory Faculty Recital Series Presents Eric Houghton's personal journey from alcoholism to health conveyed through music.
Monday, May 14, 2012
Westminster Conservatory Community Chorus and Chamber Choir Present A rich and varied look at romance and matrimony.
Friday, May 11, 2012
Rider University proudly bestowed the honorary Doctor of Science upon Dr. Maureen Maguire ’75 at the University’s 147th Undergraduate Commencement ceremony on Friday, May 11. President Mordechai Rozanski also conferred 806 baccalaureate degrees to students who had successfully completed their studies the previous week. They join 410 who received their diplomas the night before at the Graduate and College of Continuing Studies Commencement, and 131 who will receive theirs at the 83rd Westminster Choir College Commencement on Saturday.
Friday, May 11, 2012
Freshman infielder Allysen Breeden was named the 2012 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year.
Thursday, May 10, 2012
President Mordechai Rozanski delivered his annual Town Hall address on April 26, championing the value of a Rider education, as witnessed by student achievement and engagement, continual academic innovation, and the institution’s solid commitment to affordability. Overall, he reported that Rider was doing well.
Thursday, May 10, 2012
A Political Science and Global Multinational Studies dual major, Angelique Olmo ’12 already had vital international experience the day she set foot on Rider’s Lawrenceville campus.
Thursday, May 10, 2012
Rider proudly bestowed the honorary Doctor of Humane Letter upon Aaron Gast, Ph.D., trustee emeritus of the Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation, at the University’s graduate and College of Continuing Studies ceremony on Thursday, May 10. President Mordechai Rozanski conferred 410 degrees to students who had successfully completed their studies.
Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Like her father, legendary Rider professor and political commentator David Rebovich, Missy Rebovich ’12 is passionate about politics. The Robbinsville, N.J., resident aims to take a more hands-on approach to public policy, however.
Wednesday, May 9, 2012
A total of 1,347 bachelor’s, master’s and associate degrees will be conferred upon students in Lawrenceville and Princeton. The University will also present three honorary doctorates, one at each ceremony.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Michael Rosati ’10, M.B.A. ’12, who will deliver the student address at Rider’s Graduate and College of Continuing Studies Commencement on Thursday, May 10, says that there was only one direction for him to go – straight ahead.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
A chance to get behind the camera as soon as possible brought Robbinsville, N.J., resident J.T. Fetch ’12 back from the desert and into the TV studio at Rider.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
A native of Ghana who now lives in Irvington, N.J., Syntyche Dennis ’12 cares for her fellow humans through a variety of service ventures, both on campus and off.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Basking Ridge, N.J., resident Heather Shankman ’12, who will present this year’s student address at Rider’s Undergraduate Commencement on May 11, did not let a serious heart ailment keep her from her goals.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
A triple major, Pakistan native Madiha Latif ’12 took full advantage of the opportunities afforded to her at Rider, twice leading the Model U.N. team to Outstanding Delegation awards as its head delegate.