News@Rider Archive
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Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Rider was recognized for leading the way toward more effective teacher preparation, at the inaugural Showcase of Exemplary Practices: Excellence in Teacher Preparation on April 20 in Princeton, N.J.
Monday, April 30, 2012
Rider University’s Independent Scholarship and Creative Activity Presentations Day will showcase the outstanding academic and creative work of undergraduate students on May 2.
Sunday, April 29, 2012
The event also featured a scholarship video and performances from the spring production of The Producers inside the BLC Theater.
Friday, April 27, 2012
Performing Paul Dukas’ “Fanfare” from La Péri, Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme, and Borodin’s Symphony No. 2 in B Minor.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
The legendary Broadway star shared insights into the role of performing artists during his visit to the Lawrenceville campus.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Eric Balboa ’13 and Megan Pendagast ’13 were announced as the recipients of the Virginia Cyrus Scholarship for 2012-13, and GSS program director Dr. Mary Morse was presented the Ziegler-Gee Award at the 30th anniversary Gender and Sexuality Studies Colloquium on April 12.
Monday, April 23, 2012
Several student organizations will hold a series of programs from Monday, April 23, through Saturday, April 28.
Sunday, April 22, 2012
Modern works from the African-American tradition.
Friday, April 20, 2012
A semester abroad in the Far East has been an eye-opening experience for Michele Arenas ’14, who is studying international business in the Chinese city of Shanghai.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
The staff of The Rider News, the University’s student weekly, earned a total of six awards, including two first-place nods, at the 2011-12 New Jersey Collegiate Press Association College Newspaper contest.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Sunday, April 29 in Pottstown, Pa, featuring settings of poems by William Wordsworth.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Eight boats stayed afloat during the third annual Team Leadership Challenge: “Navigating Your Path to Success” on April 15.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Not only do Dream Machine recycling kiosks improve on-the-go recycling, but the more cans and bottles that are recycled in a Dream Machine, the more PepsiCo will donate to support career training, education and job creation for post-9/11 U.S. veterans with disabilities. Learn more at Rider’s Earth Day celebration on April 19 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the BLC Patio.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Rider University is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. The renowned education services company selected Rider for inclusion in the newly released, third annual edition of its free downloadable book,"The Princeton Review’s Guide to 322 Green Colleges: 2012 Edition," which was released on April 17.
Friday, April 13, 2012
Legendary Broadway performer Ben Vereen will visit Rider University’s Lawrenceville campus as part of a music theater and performing arts master class on Thursday, April 19.
Friday, April 13, 2012
The Rider team’s portrayal of Iran earned the University its fourth straight Outstanding Delegation award at the 2012 National Model United Nations Conference in New York.
Thursday, April 12, 2012
More than 500 people of varied political stripes turned out to hear Republican strategist Karl Rove’s thoughts on the 2012 presidential election. Rove was a guest of Rider’s Rebovich Institute for New Jersey Politics.
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Fresh off an NEC Championship, Rider’s field hockey program also captured first prize in Rider’s second annual Raise Your Game Athletics Fundraising Challenge, sponsored by the Department of Athletics.
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Through hard work and determination, Puneet Joshi ’12 of Chandigarh, India, finds his American dream.
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Dr. Maureen Maguire ’75, a top ophthalmologist at the University of Pennsylvania, and Dr. Aaron Gast, trustee emeritus at the Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation, will receive honorary degrees at Rider’s 147th Commencement ceremonies. Dr. Morten Lauridsen, Distinguished Professor of Composition at the University of Southern California’s Thornton School of Music, will be similarly honored at the Westminster Choir College ceremony.