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Archive — 2016

Nazareth Celebrates 89th Commencement at Blue Cross Arena, May 8

Nazareth College will celebrate its 89th annual Commencement at the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester on Sunday, May 8, with an address from John Drain, senior vice president of finance at Hearst Television.

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Camp College Prep To Be Held at Nazareth College

Camp College Prep, a four-day seminar designed to support high school sophomores and juniors pursuing college admission, will offer two sessions this summer at Nazareth College.

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Nazareth College Honors Naomi Silver with Woerner Kollmorgen Award

Nazareth College is pleased to announce that Rochester Red Wings President, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO) Naomi Silver is this year’s recipient of the Woerner Kollmorgen Award for Community Service.

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Nazareth College Wins 2016 Adirondack Cup Competition

A team of students from Nazareth College has won the 2016 Adirondack Cup, a stock picking contest for college students interested in the investment field.

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Nazareth College Students Honored with RACCE Outstanding Adult Students Award

Nazareth College is proud to announce Jesse Cruz, Ronald Hughes and Yadira Rivera as Nazareth’s representatives in winning the Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education (RACCE) award.

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Dr. Nolte-Yupari Of Nazareth College Receives National Education Research Award

Dr. Samantha Nolte-Yupari, Assistant Professor and Program Director at Nazareth College, traveled to Washington, D.C. in early April to receive the Arts and Learning National Dissertation Award from the American Education Research Association (AERA) at their annual business meeting.

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Nazareth College Students Receive Prestigious 2016-17 Fulbright Awards

Nazareth College is proud to announce that the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has selected Mary Lawrence, Celia Bradley, and Nicole Charette as recipients of a 2016-2017 U.S. Student Fulbright award.

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2016 President's Civic Engagement Awards Honor Nazareth Students & Faculty and their Commitment to Service

Nazareth College celebrates the value of service and the many ways in which our students, faculty, staff, as well as community partners, make a difference in their own world and the world around them.

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Nazareth College Students to Participate in Local Teen Summit

A group of Nazareth College students will be attending The Rochester Teen Summit, an annual conference honoring the unique perspectives of teens and young adults.

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Sophomore Jennifer Wess Earns 2016 Newman Civic Fellow Award

Nazareth College is pleased to announce that Jennifer Wess is the recipient of the national 2016 Newman Civic Fellow Award.

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Nazareth Students Attend Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society Conference

The history department is pleased to announce that two Nazareth students participated in the annual Phi Alpha Theta national history honor society conference held at Ithaca College on April 2, 2016.

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McDermott Receives 2016 School of Management Distinguished Alumni Award

Nazareth College School of Management (SOM) is pleased to present Ryan McDermott ‘98 with its 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award.

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Rochester Teen Book Festival Hits 11th Anniversary!

Nazareth College is proud to present this year’s Greater Rochester Teen Book Festival (TBF) now in its eleventh year. The event brings about 2,500 teens and adults, with all kinds of literary tastes, together to meet their favorite authors, as well as new ones. TBF this year is Saturday, May 14, from 8:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Nazareth College, located at 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, N.Y. 14618. This event is free and open to the public and kicks off with a parade led by members of the East Ridge High School Lancers Marching Band and met by the teens in a red carpet reception.

 

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Setting Up Camp at Nazareth College

Nazareth College won’t be taking any vacation time this summer. Summer camps and classes will keep the College buzzing with activity until its students return in September for the Fall semester. The beautiful campus is the perfect environment for students who plan to develop their musical skills, or complete core class requirements.

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Katongole to Close Out William H. Shannon 2015-16 Lecture Series, April 7 & 8

Theologian, author, and lecturer, Emmanuel Katongole, will present Reconciling Tenderness: On Learning Mercy from God on Thursday, April 7th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Forum of the Otto A. Shults Community Center.

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Nazareth Nursing Earns High Licensure Pass Rate

Nazareth College is proud to report that its 2015 nursing graduates had a 94%  pass rate during their first time taking the exam.

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Patricia Groves Receives National Art Education Leadership Award

Patricia (Pat) Groves, of North Chili, N.Y., has been awarded the 2016 Marion Quin Dix Leadership Award from the National Art Education Association (NAEA).

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CANCELLED: Renowned Playwright to Visit Nazareth College

CANCELLED: Famous Quebecoise playwright, Michel Marc Bouchard, was scheduled to present Lilies on March 24, but the event has been cancelled.

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Nazareth College Student Awarded International Scholarship to Study Abroad

Ferishta Sahar, an international business student at Nazareth College, is one of approximately 800 American undergraduate students from 355 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs to study or intern abroad during the spring 2016 academic term.

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New Undergraduate Major Introduced at Nazareth College

The History & Political Science Department at Nazareth College is offering a new, unique undergraduate major for young professionals interested in historical study, humanities, and social sciences.

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Big Shoes to Fill

Yomayra Guerrero '16 interned with shoe giant Steve Madden in NYC.

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