News@Rider Archive
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Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Kappa Delta Pi, the international honor society in education, continues to grow in numbers and vigor, and that vitality was on display on April 10 when Rider’s KDP chapter, Alpha Beta Theta, inducted 103 new students into its ranks before a capacity audience in the Yvonne Theater at its annual initiation and installation of officers.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
As the captain of the Rider tennis team, Amanda Matticks loves having the opportunity to serve, but the senior also often finds herself netting “service points” away from the varsity tennis court. For the past three years, Matticks has hosted a tennis clinic for a group of approximately 30 children from the National Junior Tennis and Learning of Trenton.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Dr. Frank Rusciano has gone to great lengths to bring an international perspective to students at Rider. Now, as the recipient of the Fulbright – University of Ulster Policy Studies Award from the Fulbright Foundation, Rusciano will once again take his own experiences overseas – this time, to Northern Ireland.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Mark Dixon, founder of YERT – Your Environmental Road Trip – will share his experiences from his yearlong eco-expedition through all 50 United States as the keynote speaker for Rider’s Earth Day 2011 celebration.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Brendan T. Byrne says that the office of the governor of New Jersey is the most powerful such executive office in the United States, and that’s a good thing as long as the governor wants to be an agent for change. “Otherwise, why run for office?” asked Byrne, who visited Rider for a witty and insightful Q&A session on April 14 as part of the Rebovich Institute for New Jersey Politics’ Governing New Jersey series.
Friday, April 15, 2011
As the quality of mass-consumption foods deteriorates, the opportunity to eat healthier, forge friendships and boost the economy might be right down the road.
Friday, April 15, 2011
Despite the cloudy weather, 130 participants and volunteers gathered on Rider’s chilly Lawrenceville campus to run in the third annual Run Over Violence 5k.
Friday, April 15, 2011
Rider University’s Westminster College of the Arts will host Rider Presents, a musical theater performance workshop for New Jersey high school students, on Tuesday, April 26.
Friday, April 15, 2011
Jessica Panzarella '11 landed the dream job as a traveling leadership Consultant (TLC), criss-crossing the nation, all expenses paid, to visit the different Sisterhoods of Zeta Tau Alpha.
Friday, April 15, 2011
The new Center for Distance Learning and Teaching, which promises an efficient and coordinated streamlining of Rider’s online educational efforts for both faculty and students, will offer an Open House on April 19 in the Bristol Myers Squibb Center.
Friday, April 15, 2011
More than 100 students participated in the second annual Team Leadership Challenge: “Navigating Your Path to Success" on April 10.
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Five student organizations will host a bone marrow registry drive on Tuesday, April 19, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Bart Luedeke Center Cavalla Room on the Lawrenceville campus.
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Master Class with Westminster Choir College students
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
The inaugural event will honor Rider alumni, who have distinguished themselves in the accounting profession, on Wednesday, May 11, at Pines Manor Restaurant in Edison, N.J.
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
The Accounting Society hosted The Go Game, which gave students a chance to network with recruiters and show off their creative and leadership skills.
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Comedian Wendi Fox will share her story with the campus community on Wednesday, April 20, at 10 p.m. in Sweigart Auditorium.
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Eighty graduate students in the Counseling Services program were inducted into Rider’s first-ever class of Chi Sigma Iota, the international honor society of the counseling profession, on April 11 in the Mercer Room.
Monday, April 11, 2011
The Rebovich Institute for New Jersey Politics at Rider University will welcome former New Jersey Gov. Brendan T. Byrne for a witty and insightful Q&A session as part of its Governing New Jersey series on Thursday, April 14.
Monday, April 11, 2011
Participants had a chance to learn from professionals about the importance of understanding how politics must be navigated at the state and local school district levels.
Monday, April 11, 2011
Performing Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb and the world premiere of Be for Me the Earth by Nathan Jones. SOLD OUT.