The Rider Insider

June 3, 2014

The Amazing Kreskin coming to Rider

Will America’s favorite mentalist know what you’re thinking?

The Amazing Kreskin has received international recognition for extraordinary predictions often dealing with world affairs.

Rider's 149th undergraduate commencement grants 963 baccalaureate degrees

Honorary degrees were conferred upon alumni Joan C. Mazzotti ’72 and Howard B. Stoeckel ’67

The class of 2014 is the largest graduating class ever in Rider’s history.

Professor earns award nomination from comic book 'Oscars'

Dr. Sheena C. Howard’s book explores race and representation in comics

Dr. Sheena C. Howard’s regularly appears at conventions and other comic-book gatherings to discuss “Black Comics.”

Best-selling memoir chosen for Shared Read program

The entire campus is invited to read 'The Glass Castle' by Jeannette Walls

In "The Glass Castle," Jeannette Walls tells her story about surviving parental neglect in a dysfunctional but vibrant family.

Rider Reunions This Weekend

All alumni are welcome to attend Rider Reunions this Saturday, June 7. This "party gras" themed day features a Big Easy Lunch at Daly's, Dixie-land music, hurricane drinks, and the chance to reconnect with friends. Register now at until midnight, June 5. Walk-ons are welcome on the day of the event.

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Alumni Spotlight: Rider Award Winners

Distinguished alumni to receive awards at Reunions 2014

The University will recognize the contributions and careers of outstanding Rider alumni at Reunions 2014 on the Lawrenceville campus on June 7

Two alumni will be inducted into the Science Stairway of Fame and four will receive alumni awards.


Westminster Spotlight

Westminster presents merit awards to three alumnae

Lynnel Joy Jenkins ’94, Julia Kemp Rothfuss ’66 and Rosephanye Dunn Powell MM’87 honored at 2014 Westminster Alumni Luncheon

Lynnel Joy Jenkins '94, Constance Fee '71, Julia Kemp Rothfuss '66


Warren Buffett helps alumnus pop the question

Rider debuts new mobile app for IOS and Android

For the Love of Music

Ashante Taylorcox: An Agent for Change


June 9: Swimming and Diving Golf Outing

June 13: Men's Basketball Golf Outing


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