News@Rider http://www.rider.edu/news/archive?& en Westminster Opera Theatre presents Haydn’s Il Mondo della Luna Dec. 5 & 6 http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/24/westminster-opera-theatre-presents-haydn-s-il-mondo-della-luna-dec-5-6 <p>Westminster Opera Theatre presents Haydn’s science-fiction opera <i>Il Mondo della Luna </i>(The World on the Moon) Friday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, December 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Princeton Regional School’s Performing Arts Center in Princeton High School. Featuring Westminster Choir College students, the fully staged opera will be performed in Italian with English supertitles and orchestra. Music director is William Hobbs and the stage director is Joseph Levitt.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/24/westminster-opera-theatre-presents-haydn-s-il-mondo-della-luna-dec-5-6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Arts & Culture Westminster Choir College Westminster College of the Arts All Shared Tag Buckets WCC Homepage Bucket 2 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:15:06 +0000 asears 57996 at http://www.rider.edu Men’s basketball team ready for primetime http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/24/men-s-basketball-team-ready-primetime <p><span style="font-size: small;">The first of at least 10 Rider University basketball games televised on the ESPN family of networks will air this Thanksgiving week. </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;">The Broncs play at No. 5 Kansas on Monday, Nov. 24, on ESPN3 and take on No. 19 Michigan State Thanksgiving night on ESPN2 in the Orlando Classic. On Friday, Nov. 28, Rider will play either Marquette or Georgia Tech on ESPN3 and an opponent to be determined this Sunday, Nov. 30, on one of the ESPN channels.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/24/men-s-basketball-team-ready-primetime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Athletics & Recreation Prospective Students Current Students Faculty & Staff Athletics Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:24:03 +0000 agrybowski 58031 at http://www.rider.edu 'Cosmopolitan' nominates student's blog for award http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/24/cosmopolitan-nominates-students-blog-award <p><span style="font-size: small;">Choosing from more than 46,000 entries, <em>Cosmopolitan</em> selected a Rider University communications student as a finalist for a 2014 Cosmo Blog award. </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;">The selection came about after junior communications major Tarah-Lynn Saint-Elien's readers nominated her blog, Adorned in Armor, for the contest. Shortly thereafter, the U.K. version of Cosmopolitan magazine hand-selected her as one of the only two American bloggers chosen to be finalists in the International Fashion Blog category.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/24/cosmopolitan-nominates-students-blog-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus & Community People Current Students Faculty & Staff College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences Rider Homepage Bucket 2 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:14:21 +0000 agrybowski 57986 at http://www.rider.edu Westminster Concert Bell Choir Presents “An English Christmas” http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/24/westminster-concert-bell-choir-presents-english-christmas <p>Westminster Concert Bell Choir, conducted by Kathleen Ebling Shaw, will present a concert titled “An English Christmas” on Saturday, December 6 and Sunday, December 7 at 4 p.m. in Bristol Chapel on the campus of Westminster Choir College of Rider University in Princeton, N.J.<br /><br />The program, which is part of the Christmas at Westminster festival of holiday music, will feature traditional holiday music from England.&nbsp; It will include arrangements of such familiar carols as the Coventry Carol, Sussex Carol, Masters in This Hall, and In the Bleak Midwinter.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/24/westminster-concert-bell-choir-presents-english-christmas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Arts & Culture Westminster Choir College Westminster College of the Arts All Shared Tag Buckets Rider Homepage Bucket 2 WCC Homepage Bucket 2 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:19:03 +0000 asears 57991 at http://www.rider.edu “Sacred Rights, Sacred Song: A Concert of Concern” is November 23 http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/19/sacred-rights-sacred-song-concert-concern-november-23 <p>Westminster Choir College presents a performance titled “Sacred Rights, Sacred Song: A Concert of Concern” on Sunday, November 23 at 3 p.m. in Bristol Chapel on the campus of Westminster Choir College in Princeton, N.J. Performers will be Westminster Choir College students and the Westminster Chamber Orchestra, conducted by J. A. Kawarsky. Admission is free.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/19/sacred-rights-sacred-song-concert-concern-november-23" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Academics Arts & Culture People Westminster Choir College Westminster College of the Arts Wed, 19 Nov 2014 22:21:47 +0000 asears 57866 at http://www.rider.edu Westminster Jubilee Singers Presents “Mary: The Queen of Galilee” http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/westminster-jubilee-singers-presents-mary-queen-galilee <p>Westminster Jubilee Singers, conducted by Brandon Waddles, will present “Mary: The Queen of Galilee…Remembering the Virgin Mary” on Sunday, November 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Bristol Chapel on the campus of Westminster Choir College in Princeton, N.J.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/westminster-jubilee-singers-presents-mary-queen-galilee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Arts & Culture Westminster Choir College Westminster College of the Arts All Shared Tag Buckets WCC Homepage Bucket 2 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 02:58:04 +0000 asears 57816 at http://www.rider.edu Professor Harry I. Naar featured in three art exhibits http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/professor-harry-i-naar-featured-three-art-exhibits <p>Works by Professor Harry I. Naar are included in three major New Jersey art exhibits this fall.&nbsp;</p> <p>At <a target="_blank" href="http://www.blair.edu/news/item/index.aspx?pageaction=ViewSinglePublic&amp;LinkID=6528&amp;ModuleID=85&amp;&amp;NEWSPID=1">Blair Academy’s Romano Gallery</a> in Blairstown, Professor Naar’s works join those of Mel Leipzig and Judith K. Brodsky.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/professor-harry-i-naar-featured-three-art-exhibits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Academics Arts & Culture People School of Fine & Performing Arts Westminster College of the Arts All Shared Tag Buckets Rider Homepage Bucket 2 WCC Homepage Bucket 2 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:44:44 +0000 asears 57791 at http://www.rider.edu Westminster Kantorei Presents “Hear Our Prayer” on November 22 http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/westminster-kantorei-presents-hear-our-prayer-november-22 <p>Westminster Kantorei, conducted by Amanda Quist, will present a program titled “Hear Our Prayer” on Saturday, November 22 at 8 p.m. in Miller Chapel on the campus of Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, N.J.</p> <p>The program will feature choral works by Purcell, Gibbons and Cornysh, as well as music by Johann Christoph and Johann Sebastian Bach.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/westminster-kantorei-presents-hear-our-prayer-november-22" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Arts & Culture Westminster Choir College Westminster College of the Arts All Shared Tag Buckets WCC Homepage Bucket 2 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:23:54 +0000 asears 57796 at http://www.rider.edu Rider celebrates 35th anniversary of the Gender and Sexuality Studies program http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/celebrates-35th-anniversary-gender-and-sexuality-studies-program <p><span style="font-size: small;">On Thursday, Nov. 20, the&nbsp;Rider Women’s Leadership Council (RWLC) joins the Gender and Sexuality&nbsp;Studies program&nbsp;in celebrating its 35th anniversary. Held in North Hall, Room 202, from 6 to 8:30 p.m., the event features an eye-opening discussion with&nbsp;Tiffani Lennon '97, chair of Law and Society at Colorado Women's College of the University of Denver.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/celebrates-35th-anniversary-gender-and-sexuality-studies-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Current Students Faculty & Staff Accounting American Studies Biology & Behavioral Neuroscience Business Majors CDLS Dance Chemistry, BioChem, Physics College of Business Administration GEMS College of Continuing Studies College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences Liberal Programs School of Education School of Fine & Performing Arts Science Programs Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:15:22 +0000 agrybowski 57801 at http://www.rider.edu In recognition of World AIDS Day, AIDS quilt on display Nov. 18 http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/recognition-world-aids-day-aids-quilt-display-nov-18 <p><span style="font-size: small;">All members of the Rider community are invited to view the University's AIDS memorial quilt, on display Nov. 18 in the Cavalla Room of the Bart Luedeke Center. Constructed by clubs and organizations from around the University in 2004, this quilt illustrates Rider's commitment to support those whose lives have been touched by the AIDS/HIV epidemic.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/18/recognition-world-aids-day-aids-quilt-display-nov-18" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus & Community Current Students Faculty & Staff Accounting American Studies Biology & Behavioral Neuroscience Business Majors CDLS Dance Chemistry, BioChem, Physics College of Business Administration GEMS College of Continuing Studies College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences Liberal Programs School of Education School of Fine & Performing Arts Science Programs Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:31:42 +0000 agrybowski 57776 at http://www.rider.edu Joanne Nosuchinsky ’10 lands on Fox’s ‘Red Eye’ http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/17/joanne-nosuchinsky-10-lands-fox-s-red-eye <p><span style="font-size: small;">Joanne Nosuchinsky ’10 has made a habit of finding success where she wasn’t necessarily looking for it. She became a beauty queen in 2013 when she was named Miss New York USA, despite never previously competing in a pageant. Now the co-host of Fox’s late-night satirical news show <em>Red Eye with Greg Gutfeld</em>, she steps into the host’s seat on occasion and also helps write the show, even though she started with little experience in either role. </span></p><p><span style="font-size: small;">Time for Nosuchinsky, 26, to settle in, right? </span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/17/joanne-nosuchinsky-10-lands-fox-s-red-eye" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture People Current Students Faculty & Staff Accounting American Studies Biology & Behavioral Neuroscience Business Majors CDLS Dance Chemistry, BioChem, Physics College of Business Administration GEMS College of Continuing Studies College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences Liberal Programs School of Education School of Fine & Performing Arts Science Programs Westminster College of the Arts Rider Homepage Bucket 2 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:26:15 +0000 agrybowski 57751 at http://www.rider.edu Program immerses interns in hospital experience http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/14/program-immerses-interns-hospital-experience <p><span style="font-size: small;">Rider students have taken advantage of the hands-on, real-world experience that the Rider Hospital Intern Program has to offer since the 1960s when Dr. Thomas C. Mayer, professor emeritus of biology, started it at Helen Fuld Medical Center (now Capital Health Regional Medical Center) and St. Francis Medical Center.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/14/program-immerses-interns-hospital-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Academics Prospective Students Current Students Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:49:14 +0000 agrybowski 57706 at http://www.rider.edu English professor receives competitive grant to study in the Netherlands http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/12/english-professor-receives-competitive-grant-study-netherlands <p><span style="font-size: small;">English Professor Dr. Matthew Boyd Goldie has been awarded a prestigious Visitor's Travel Grant from&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nwo.nl/en">The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)</a>, at the Hague. He will collaborate with a Dutch colleague at the University of Groningen in The Netherlands to examine how people thought about Britain as a group of islands in the 13th through 15th centuries. </span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/12/english-professor-receives-competitive-grant-study-netherlands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Academics People Academics Current Students Faculty & Staff College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:07:11 +0000 agrybowski 57686 at http://www.rider.edu Rider hosts Hip Hop Conference November 20 http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/11/hosts-hip-hop-conference-november-20 <p>On Thursday, November 20, Rider University will be twerking and rapping with an all-day long Hip Hop conference on campus. Professors, Hip Hop artists and students will all come together to create, learn, appreciate and talk about the culture of Hip Hop.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/11/hosts-hip-hop-conference-november-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Academics Arts & Culture Campus & Community People School of Fine & Performing Arts Westminster College of the Arts All Shared Tag Buckets WCC Homepage Bucket 2 Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:46:11 +0000 asears 57661 at http://www.rider.edu Rider student on tour with the Newsies http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/11/student-tour-newsies <p>The cold, rainy weather didn’t deter fans from crowding around the stage door after a matinee showing of the musical <i>Newsies</i> in Philadelphia. They eagerly awaited the appearance of the young actors to begin snapping photos and collecting autographs.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/11/student-tour-newsies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Academics Arts & Culture People School of Fine & Performing Arts Westminster College of the Arts All Shared Tag Buckets WCC Homepage Bucket 2 Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:13:25 +0000 asears 57666 at http://www.rider.edu Westminster Williamson Voices presents Spiritual Lights November 15 http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/10/westminster-williamson-voices-presents-spiritual-lights-november-15 <p>Westminster Williamson Voices, conducted by James Jordan, will present a concert titled “Spiritual Lights” on Saturday, November 15 at 8 p.m. in Bristol Chapel on the campus of Westminster Choir College of Rider University in Princeton, N.J.</p><p>The program will explore the spiritual experience through the journey of chant, highlighting Arvo Pärt’s choral masterwork <em>Salve Regina</em>. The program will also include excerpts from Whitbourn’s <em>Missa Carolae</em> and works by Poulenc, Stanford, Duruflé and Bruckner, as well as premieres of works by Matthews and LaVoy.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/10/westminster-williamson-voices-presents-spiritual-lights-november-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Arts & Culture Westminster Choir College Westminster College of the Arts Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:09:46 +0000 asears 57621 at http://www.rider.edu Rider breaks Guinness World Record with giant string of cranberries http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/10/breaks-guinness-world-record-giant-string-cranberries <p><span style="font-size: small;">On Saturday, Nov. 8, Rider University undertook its first ever Guinness World Records attempt to create the world’s Longest Line of Fruits. Six hours and 10,036 cranberries later, the University and hundreds of students, staff, alumni and friends who painstakingly strung the giant string of fruit were named official Guinness World Record holders.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/10/breaks-guinness-world-record-giant-string-cranberries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus & Community About Rider Prospective Students Current Students Faculty & Staff Student Life Accounting American Studies Biology & Behavioral Neuroscience Business Majors CDLS Dance Chemistry, BioChem, Physics College of Business Administration GEMS College of Continuing Studies College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences Liberal Programs School of Education School of Fine & Performing Arts Science Programs Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:47:21 +0000 agrybowski 57606 at http://www.rider.edu Women’s soccer team wins MAAC Championship http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/10/women-s-soccer-team-wins-maac-championship <p><span style="font-size: small;">Is it better to be lucky or good?</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;">The Rider Broncs must be good because luck had nothing to do with it.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/10/women-s-soccer-team-wins-maac-championship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Athletics & Recreation About Rider Prospective Students Current Students Faculty & Staff Athletics Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:52:57 +0000 agrybowski 57611 at http://www.rider.edu Westminster Choir performs in Short Hills and Princeton November 15 & 16 http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/10/westminster-choir-performs-short-hills-and-princeton-november-15-16 <p>The Westminster Choir, conducted by Joe Miller, will present a program titled “The Invention of Love” on Saturday, November 15 at 8 p.m. in Christ Church in Short Hills, N.J. and Sunday, November 16 at 3 p.m. in Bristol Chapel on the campus of Westminster Choir College of Rider University in Princeton, N.J.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/10/westminster-choir-performs-short-hills-and-princeton-november-15-16" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Arts & Culture Westminster Choir College Westminster College of the Arts Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:37:53 +0000 asears 57616 at http://www.rider.edu Rider University Musical Theatre Presents ZM November 19 through 23 http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/09/university-musical-theatre-presents-zm-november-19-through-23 <p>Area theatre lovers will have the rare opportunity to see a workshop production of a new musical from the Tony Award-winning creators of the Broadway hit <i>Urinetown </i>when Rider University presents the new musical <i>ZM</i> November 19 through 23 in the Yvonne Theater on the campus of Rider University in Lawrenceville, N.J.</p><p><a href="http://www.rider.edu/news/2014/11/09/university-musical-theatre-presents-zm-november-19-through-23" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Academics Arts & Culture School of Fine & Performing Arts Westminster College of the Arts Sun, 09 Nov 2014 20:31:38 +0000 asears 57601 at http://www.rider.edu