News@Rider Archive
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Monday, June 15, 2009
E. Yvonne Baskerville ’74 received the Gordon E. Prichard Award for Volunteer Service, United States Marine Corps Maj. Mark E. Slusher ’90 was given the Harold L. Conover Leadership Award, and Gary Pruden ’83 was presented the Rider University Distinguished Alumnus Award for exceptional professional achievements during the Alumni Awards presentation.
Monday, June 15, 2009
Eldridge Hawkins Jr. ’01 could have started small, but he refused to ignore the call of opportunity and a struggling community’s need for sweeping change. As a result, the 28-year-old political neophyte was elected mayor of Orange, N.J., last year, and immediately put his signature on the city.
Friday, May 22, 2009
In an effort to raise awareness of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Arthur-Kalala Katalayi held Congo Day: Giving Back to Africa Fundraiser.
Friday, May 15, 2009
Vincent Padalino captured first place in the New Jersey Student Entrepreneur of the Year for 2009 awards at the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards, sponsored by Edison Venture Fund, at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison on May 5.
Wednesday, April 15, 2009
The entire Rider community is invited to attend the Congo Day: Giving Back to Africa Fundraiser on Thursday April 23 from 5 to 8 p.m. in BLC Theater.
Tuesday, March 10, 2009
Cognizant of the vast network of professional operations necessary to field a professional sports team, Dr. Larry Prober launched the MBAD 697: Business of Sports elective four years ago to bring the lesson home to Rider’s M.B.A. students.
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
For years, Rider’s College of Business Administration has encouraged its students to learn, experience and lead. The College’s Small Business Institute (SBI) has taken the concept of “experience” to heart, giving students valuable familiarity with real-life business situations before they even earn their degrees. The results have been fruitful, as two teams from Rider earned national honors for their work at the Small Business Institute Association’s 33rd Annual National Conference from February 12 to 14 in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Saturday, November 15, 2008
Wednesday, October 22, 2008
Dr. Michele Wilson Kamens won the Small Special Education Programs Caucus’ Nasim Dil Award at the Annual Conference of the Teacher Education Division of the Council for Exceptional Children in Dallas.
Monday, July 7, 2008
Minding Our Business, a community outreach project organized by the College of Business Administration at Rider University, will be able to expand its programming thanks to a handful of recent grants totaling $90,000.
Monday, July 7, 2008
In a week’s time, the Rider University volunteers were able to transform an open lot into a play area that includes swing sets, seesaws, a playhouse and tire tower, complete with shade.
Thursday, April 3, 2008
Two undergraduate students recently captured half of the awards in the 2008 N.J. Student Entrepreneur of the Year competition, continuing a growing tradition of excellence in the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies.