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Archive — 2016

Nazareth, WXXI, and Little Theatre Team Up for 2016 Teen Film Fest, Aug. 3

Teen filmmakers in the Rochester region and throughout the United States are being recognized for their filmmaking skills at this summer’s 2016 Rochester Teen Film Festival.

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Back by popular demand: Josh Groban invites 20 Nazareth College students and alumni to join him onstage at upstate New York tour stops

Vocalists from Nazareth’s Music and Theatre & Dance Departments will be in chorus when Groban performs in Saratoga Springs and Darien Lake!

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Nazareth Marketing and Communications Honored for Work

Nazareth College’s Marketing and Communications team is receiving high honors for its work both nationally and locally. Nazareth College received a 2016 Circle of Excellence Bronze Award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) for its student recruitment publication "In Our Words." Nazareth also received two PRism Awards from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Rochester Chapter, one for "In Our Words" and one for its alumni magazine Connections.

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Dr. Shafiq Earns Lifetime Achievement Award as a Rochester Faith Leader

Nazareth College congratulates Dr. Muhammad Shafiq, executive director of the Hickey Center for Interfaith Studies and Dialogue and professor of Islamic and Religious Studies on his Lifetime Achievement Award from the Faith in Action Network: The Greater Rochester Community of Churches.  Shafiq was honored at the 25th Annual Faith in Action Celebration Dinner in June for his work as a top faith leader in the Rochester area.

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Department of Education Awards Nazareth $1.2M Grant to Improve Services for Children with Autism

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded nearly $1.2M to Nazareth College to help improve educational and therapeutic services and results for children with autism.

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Nazareth College Arts Center 2016-2017 tickets on sale Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The Nazareth College Arts Center is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 Season.

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Paul Smoker—jazz trumpeter, composer, music educator—dies at 75

The board, administration, faculty, students, alumni, and staff of Nazareth College were saddened to learn of the recent death of faculty member and renowned jazz trumpeter, Paul Smoker. Professor Smoker died on May 14, 2016.

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Nazareth Academic Counselor Earns National Advising Award

Nazareth College is pleased to announce that Academic Counselor Joshua Hine has won a national Outstanding New Advisor Award

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Deepak Chopra Speaks on The Future of Wellbeing, June 16

Nazareth College welcomes New York Times best-selling author and alternative medicine pioneer Deepak Chopra, M.D., to Rochester as he presents The Future of Wellbeing on Thursday, June 16, at 9 a.m., in the Nazareth College Arts Center’s Callahan Theater.

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Nazareth offers scholarships to select Rochester Broadway Theatre League Stars of Tomorrow participants

Nazareth College is pleased to partner with the Rochester Broadway Theatre League (RBTL) to award Stars of Tomorrow Scholarships to select high school sophomores and juniors participating in RBTL’s 2016 Stars of Tomorrow program.

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Nazareth Names Steitz Center for Service Learning Director

Nazareth College has named David W. Steitz as the new director of the Center for Service Learning. Steitz is also an associate professor of psychology and the director of the Gerontology Program at Nazareth College.

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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, art education assistant professor and program director at Nazareth College, traveled to Washington, D.C. in 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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Global Scholars

Congratulations to our 2016–17 Fulbright Award recipients!

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