News Archive

Archive — 2019

Nazareth College Named to The Princeton Review's Best 385 Colleges-2020 Edition

Nazareth College is proud to be on the list for the 12th consecutive year as one of the country's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features Nazareth in the new 2020 edition of its annual college guide, The Best 385 Colleges (Penguin Random House, August 6, 2019).

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Nazareth College and The Community Place Host Students from Leeds, England

Nazareth College and The Community Place of Greater Rochester (CPGR) host a student delegation of international community development volunteers from their partner institution in England, Leeds Beckett University.  From July 20-August 3, students participate in a two-week long community development project with the CPGR. 

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Nazareth Student Earns Prestigious Gilman International Scholarship

Nazareth College student Ayana Seay-Ross is studying abroad in China this fall with the help of a prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship from the U.S. Department of State.

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Nazareth Best Buddies Club Receives National Fundraising Award

Nazareth College’s Best Buddies Club was recognized with a national award for raising nearly $15,000 for the group’s annual Friendship Walk. While at the Best Buddies Leadership Conference at Indiana University-Bloomington, the group earned a top national fundraiser award beating out schools four times the size like the University of South Florida.

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Grant Funds Developmental Screenings for Local Children by Nazareth Students

A $50 thousand grant from the Florence M. Muller Foundation is giving Nazareth College Health and Human Services students and faculty the ability to provide developmental screenings for the Children's Institute GROW program during the 2019-20 school year.

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Josh Groban and Nazareth Students: A Perfect Vocal Partnership

Nazareth College Vocal Jazz has become a favorite of Josh Groban's when he is touring New York State. The Nazareth vocalists sang back up for Josh Groban - this time at his June 28 concert at Turning Stone Resort.

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Nazareth Announces Two New Graduate Leadership Programs

Nazareth College’s School of Business and Leadership is accepting applications for two new graduate leadership programs starting in in the Fall 2019 semester. The programs are Leadership & Organizational Change and Marketing Communications Leadership.

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Nazareth Students Earn National Music Education Award of Excellence

The National Association for Music Education (NAfME) Collegiate Advisory Council awarded a national Chapter of Excellence Award to Nazareth College’s music education chapter. NAfME is among the world’s largest arts education organizations. The 2019 Collegiate Advocacy Summit was June 17-19, 2019 in Washington, D.C.

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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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Calendar

Events

Aug 21
Faculty Art Show 2019 12 – 5 p.m.
August 21–September 29
Aug 21
Blasted Lungs by Stefan Zoller 12 – 5 p.m.
August 21–September 29
Aug 22
New Student Orientation 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
August 22 – August 25
Aug 24
Nazareth College Bookstores VIP Party! 7 – 9 p.m.
Aug 25
Pre-participation Physical Screening for new and returner athletes 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Aug 25
Job Fair 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
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