News@Rider Archive
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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.
Thursday, April 12, 2012
The lecture begins at 7 p.m. in the BLC Cavalla Room on Thursday, April 19.
Thursday, April 12, 2012
In his two newest books, Dr. Don Ambrose, professor of Graduate Education, takes on the destructive influence of dogmatism through a multidisciplinary approach to research.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
The College of Business Administration at Rider University has maintained its business and accounting accreditation by AACSB International — The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
In this special scholarship issue, you’ll meet inspiring students, alumni and donors, and learn more about Reunion Weekend 2012.
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.