News Archive

Archive — 2023, September

Christie Smith Awarded RBJ 2023 Forty Under 40

Rochester Business Journal has selected Nazareth University’s Christie Smith, associate vice president for undergraduate admissions, as a 2023 Forty Under 40 honoree.

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Gilman scholarship enables nursing student to explore U.S.-Finland health system differences

A prestigious scholarship enabled Nazareth nursing and public health student Thelma Burgos to go to Finland to explore its health care system and what could improve the United States’ approach.


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Nazareth collaborates with Virtual Internships to bolster global internship access

Nazareth University is partnering with Virtual Internships to further expand global work opportunities for its students. This collaboration will pave the way for students to obtain invaluable international work experience.


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Nazareth names Casa Italiana cultural center after Rochester Business leader Frank DiMino

 Nazareth University announced that it has received a major gift in support of the University's Casa Italiana cultural center. In recognition of the support from the Frank DiMino Foundation — which
has made a generous gift of $1.5 million to the Casa — Nazareth University's Italian
cultural center will now be known as the Frank DiMino Casa Italiana.


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Nazareth University kicks off its Centennial Celebration

A $1.5 million gift, a Centennial logo unveiling, and plans to light up the campus in purple were all part of Nazareth University’s official Centennial Celebration kick-off on Friday, Sept. 22, 2023, at the start of the University’s Naz Weekend! The ceremony also announced a wide range of collaborative, impact-focused activities planned throughout a two-year celebration, all under the theme “Nazareth University's Centennial Celebration: A Century of Uniting Education and Action.” 


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Nazareth University expands commitment to students’ mental health and wellness with federal grant

As critical mental health needs continue to increase among students nationwide, Nazareth University sought and received a $300,000, three-year federal grant to expand its commitment to support students’ mental health and wellness and enhance suicide prevention with hiring and extensive training. Nazareth will use the grant to launch its Mental Health Awareness Across Campus project in fall 2023.

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Nazareth University is recognized as a top performer in five categories by U.S. News & World Report in 2024 Best College rankings

Nazareth University is a top performer in the U.S. News & World Report 2024 Best College rankings, earning recognition in five categories, including ranking in the top 50% of universities for Best Regional Universities North


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