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October 16, 2012

Rep. Rush Holt Will Help the School of Education Celebrate 100 Years of Excellence

The School of Education will kick off its 100th anniversary celebration with an address by U.S. Rep. Rush Holt on October 17.

U.S. Rep. Rush Holt serves on the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Former Gov. Whitman Champions Policy Over Partisanship

Speaking as a guest of the Rebovich Institute for New Jersey Politics, former Gov. Christine Todd Whitman said voters must empower politicians to cooperate in a bipartisan way.

Christine Todd Whitman remains the only woman ever to serve as governor of New Jersey.

Actor-Activist Rosario Dawson Will Highlight National Campus Sustainability Day Celebration on Oct. 24

Hollywood star and activist Rosario Dawson will present the keynote address at Rider’s National Campus Sustainability Day celebration on October 24, at 7 p.m. in the Bart Luedeke Center Cavalla Room.

Film star Rosario Dawson will discuss fracking and the importance of voting.

Buckets of Hoopla at Midnight MAACness

Students filled Alumni Gym on October 12 to welcome the 2012-13 basketball season and the Rider men's and women's hoops teams.

Women's basketball player Manon Pellet '15 of Marseille, France, is introduced to the capacity crowd of cheering students.


Rider Scholar Sings in National Spotlight

Jalyssa James ’14 performs for Congressional Black Caucus and keynote speaker Michelle Obama.

A talented vocalist, Jalyssa James ’14 is also a Rider Bonner Community Scholar. (Credit: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation)



Rider Welcomes Fulbright Scholar-In-Residence, Dr. Heung Soo Sim of South Korea

Dr. Heung Soo Sim of South Korea’s Gyeongsang National University is spending the year at Rider as a Fulbright Scholar-In-Residence.

Dr. Heung Soo Sim is a noted professor of Political Science at Gyeongsang National University in South Korea.


Jade Bing ’13 Recognized by American Chemical Society

Rider Hosts Business Ethics and White Collar Crime Workshop


October 17 - Rider to Host Congressional Debate

October 18 – Westminster Conservatory at Nassau Presents Clipper Erickson

October 19-21, 23 – Westminster Symphonic Choir: Verdi Requiem

October 25 – Opening Reception: Joan B. Needham, Sculpture

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