The Rider Insider

September 21, 2012

Rider Ripe for Fun at Cranberry Fest

Good food and fun, sprinkled with a bit of history, made for a festive Cranberry Fest on Thursday, September 13.

Students, as well as "The Cranberry King," enjoyed kicking off the academic year at Rider's annual Cranberry Fest.

A Moving Experience

New Rider students representing 30 states and 16 countries checked into their residence halls on Move-In Day in September.

Almost 400 Bronc Buddies helped new residents move clothes, books and furnishings into their assigned residence halls.

Rider Researchers Make New Jersey Coast their Classroom

As part of a paid internship at Rider, students examine population characteristics, movements and reproduction of crabs in Barnegat Bay.

Student interns work with Dr. Paul Jivoff to research the population and migration blue crabs in Barnegat Bay.

American Repertory Ballet Presents 'Rep at Rider' in September

American Repertory Ballet will preview its 2012-2013 season with performances in Rider University's Bart Luedeke Center Theater Friday, September 21, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, September 22, at 2 p.m.

American Repertory Ballet (photo: Peter Cook)

Faculty and Staff

Honoring Distinguished Service

Three of Rider’s finest employees were honored with the Frank N. Elliott Award for Distinguished Service on August 30.

Colleen Martin, Dr. Arlene Wilner and Mike Reca were presented the with awards for service to Rider at Fall Convocation.


Student Profile

Honors Come Quickly for Cottam

Abi Cottam ’13 of women’s soccer was named an ECAC Scholar-Athlete of the Year and a Senior CLASS award candidate in September.

Abi Cottam '13 is as much a force in the classroom as on the soccer pitch.


Pulitzer Prize Winner Meacham at 9/11 Event: 'Reclaim Our Sense of Unity'

Rider's Sanchez Named to Board of Prestigious Academic Journal

Rider Faculty Share Retirement Tips with Kiplinger


Photographic Psychology: First Exhibit of Academic Year

Rebovich Institute Welcomes the Hon. Stephen M. Sweeney on September 24

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