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Archive — 2019

Nazareth Chamber Singers Awarded Grand Prix Prize in International Competition in Poland

Nazareth College Chamber Singers were recently awarded the Grand Prix top prize under the direction of Professor Brian Stevens at the International Chamber Choir Competition in Rzeszów, Poland.

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Arts Center's 2019-2020 School Series Announced

The Nazareth College Arts Center is proud to announce the 2019-2020 School Series, a collection of daytime performances offered during the academic year at Nazareth and available exclusively to area K-12 schools and NYS-registered homeschool students. 

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Side-by-Side Art Exhibit at Nazareth highlights local high school teachers and students

The Nazareth College Department of Art is pleased to present an annual exhibit, Shared Spaces, with an opening reception on Friday, May 31 at 5 p.m. in the Arts Center Gallery.

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2019 Commencement with Speaker Marisa Geitner, May 12

Nazareth College celebrates its 92nd Commencement on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12, at the Blue Cross Arena.  The College is honored that Marisa Geitner, a ‘92, ‘95G Nazareth alumnus, Nazareth board of trustee member, and the president and CEO of Heritage Christian Services, is the College’s 2019 Commencement speaker.

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Excellus BlueCross BlueShield selects Nazareth College to share in Community Health Awards totaling $108,000

Nazareth College is among 11 nonprofit Rochester area organizations receiving Excellus BlueCross BlueShield’s Community Health Awards to help improve the community’s health.

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Pi Delta Phi National French Honor Society Induction Ceremony

Nazareth College’s chapter of the Pi Delta Phi national French Honor Society inducted five new members in a special ceremony on May 1.

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Nazareth Earns National Award for SPARK Grant Innovation

Nazareth College’s SPARK grant is earning national honors for innovation as the winner of the 2019 National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Chevron Award.

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Math Professor Yousuf George Receives Extraordinary Teaching Award

Nazareth Associate Professor Yousuf George, Ph.D., received the Distinguished College Teaching of Mathematics in Recognition of Extraordinary Teaching award from the Mathematical Association of America’s Seaway section (MAA).

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Nazareth Students Present at History Honor Society Conference

Six members of Nazareth College’s national history honor society presented original research papers at the New York/West Central Regional Phi Alpha Theta History Conference at the University of Buffalo in mid-April.

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Nazareth College Arts Center 2019-2020 Season Announced

The Nazareth College Arts Center is proud to announce its 2019-2020 season of touring events. The 19- show season includes an Emmy Award winning comedian and television host, an interactive show with live animals, a Latin-pop vocal powerhouse, an award-winning string quartet, the percussive energy of Japanese taiko drums, and more!

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Two Nazareth Students Selected as Fulbright Scholars

Nazareth alum Katie Box and senior Jessica Meyers will head to Spain and Germany, respectively, to teach English for a year as 2019 Fulbright scholars.

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After Successful 15-year Tenure, Nazareth College President to Retire in June 2020

Nazareth College President Daan Braveman announced his plan to retire in 2020 in an address to faculty and staff today. He is the ninth president in the College’s 95-year history. When Braveman completes his 15-year tenure in June 2020, he will be Nazareth College’s longest serving president.

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Nazareth B.F.A. seniors present thesis work in "Inhabitance" gallery show

The Nazareth College Art Department is pleased to present the 2019 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, Inhabitance, with an opening reception on Friday, April 26 at 5 p.m. in the Colacino Gallery, located on the campus of Nazareth College at 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, 14618.

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Founder of Comparative Theology Francis X. Clooney Speaks at Nazareth College, April 11-12

Touted as the father of comparative theology; he is a Jesuit priest who truly loves the Hindu tradition. Francis X. Clooney, S.J., will present Hinduism as a Catholic — Finding God in Small Things on Thursday, April 11, at Nazareth College in the Glazer Music Performance Center at 7 p.m. The following day, Friday, April 12, Clooney will present Learning Interreligiously in Golisano Academic Center’s Linehan Chapel at 1:30 p.m.

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Creative Activity and Research Showcase (CARS), April 16

Nazareth College is celebrating the scholarly and creative achievements of its students during the eighth annual Creative Activity and Research Showcase (CARS) on Tuesday, April 16, 2019.

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Frontier Urban Education Lecture Focuses on Culturally Responsive Gifted Education, April 12

Nazareth College is hosting its annual Frontier Center for Urban Education lecture with a special appearance by Donna Y. Ford, Ph.D. The lecture takes place on Friday, April 12, from 4:30 - 6 p.m. in the Nazareth College Arts Center, Theater A-14 on the ground floor. Ford’s lecture is titled, Culturally Responsive Gifted Education and Educators: Models, Resources, and Strategies to Recruit and Retain Underrepresented Students of Color.

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KeyBank Young Scholars Gift

KeyBank's James Barger (at left), senior vice president - market president and commercial banking leader, visited campus recently to present a $10,000 check for scholarships for Nazareth's Young Scholars.

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Nazareth Honors Faculty and Staff with Teaching Excellence and Student Success Awards

Nazareth College hosted a special ceremony to present its Teaching Excellence and Student Success Awards on Tuesday, April 2, in Medaille Formal Lounge. Congrats to the faculty & staff honored for teaching excellence, student support, and being a Life's Work champion for students.

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Nazareth presents Tony-nominated musical "Bonnie & Clyde" April 18-20

The Nazareth College Theatre and Dance Department and Theatre League brings America's favorite criminal lovers back to life in the Tony-nominated musical Bonnie and Clyde at the Nazareth College Arts Center.

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3 + 3 Law Degree: Now Choose Syracuse University or University at Buffalo

Nazareth College is pleased to partner with the University at Buffalo School of Law to announce a new program that offers highly motivated prospective legal students a combined six-year bachelor’s and law degree. Nazareth already has a similar 3 + 3 program with Syracuse University College of Law.

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Jun 29
Shabbat Morning Services 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
February 23 – June 29
Jul 24
Blood Drive 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
July 24 – September 11
Aug 25
Pre-participation Physical Screening for new and returner athletes 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Aug 29
Ballroom Dance Club 8:30 – 10:30 p.m.
August 29 – December 5
Aug 30
S.T.A.M.P Kickoff Event 5 – 9 p.m.
Sep 5
Puglia & Basilicata Tour Info Meeting 6 – 7:30 p.m.
September 5 – November 7
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