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Archive — 2018

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Social Work Student Draws Inspiration from her Battled Past

“There’s no reason to run and hate yourself for what happened to you.” Nazareth social work student and mother of five Lakisha Sims uses her experiences with abuse, addiction, and loss as inspiration for her education.

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Five Students Headed to CGI U in Chicago

Five Nazareth College students are presenting their social innovation projects at the 11th Annual Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) 2018 at The University of Chicago this October.

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Community welcome at annual Movement and Dance Weekend at Nazareth College October 26-28

Nazareth College hopes you have your dancing shoes on for the annual MAD (Movement and Dance) Weekend, October 26-28, at the Nazareth College Arts Center. 

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Three-time Grammy Winner Branford Marsalis at Nazareth on October 25

The Nazareth College Arts Center presents 11 concerts and events in October, many of which are free.

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Nazareth English Lecturer Turns Award Winning Screenwriter

Nazareth English and Communication Lecturer Bridgette Yaxley isn’t the only one who appreciates strong female roles in film. Her edgy, suspenseful screenplay about a female attorney has received significant national and international recognition, including the Best Original Screenplay award at the Burbank International Festival in September 2018, continues to be nominated for honors at other film festivals, and now she’s turning it into a novel.

 

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Chat with NYSUT's Jolene DiBrango

Jolene T. DiBrango, executive vice president of New York State United Teachers, recently returned to her alma mater, Nazareth College, and sat down to chat with School of Education Dean Kate DaBoll-Lavoie.

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Students and Faculty Play Critical Role at Project Homeless Connect Rochester

Project Homeless Connect Rochester (PHCR): A Day of Services at Blue Cross Arena at The War Memorial Exchange and Broad Streets will be September 13, from 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  It’s an event to connect individuals experiencing or at high risk of homelessness with critical services in a “one-stop” venue.

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Córdova Earns National Award for her Book on the History of Childbirth in Puerto Rico

Córdova Earns National Award for her Book on the History of Childbirth in Puerto Rico

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College Consensus Names Nazareth One of New York’s Top Colleges

College Consensus is giving high marks to Nazareth College, calling it one of the Best Colleges in New York 2018.

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Washington Monthly’s 2018 College Guide Names Nazareth a Top 25 College

Nazareth College rose again in the rankings to land at 25th on a list of the Best Master's Universities by the 2018 Washington Monthly College Guide and Rankings

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Nazareth set to open new $15.5 million Jane and Laurence Glazer Music Performance Center

Following more than a year of construction, Nazareth College is set to unveil the Jane and Laurence Glazer Music Performance Center.

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Leigh Named Schmitt Endowed Chair

  Nazareth College has named Jennifer S.A. Leigh, professor in the School of Management, the Kilian J. and Caroline F. Schmitt Endowed Chair.

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Patrice Edwards Awarded Gilman International Scholarship to Study Abroad

Nazareth College Student Patrice Edwards awarded U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad

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Nazareth Named to the Princeton Review's Best 384 Colleges-2019 Edition

The Princeton Review named Nazareth one of The Best 384 Colleges, in the new 2019 edition of its annual college guide.

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Sacred Texts and Human Contexts: Religions and the (De)Legitimization of Violence

The Sacred Texts and Human Contexts Symposium takes place from Sunday, July 29 - Tuesday, July 31, in the Nazareth College Otto A Shults Community Center, 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, NY, 14618. 

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Trike-A-Thon Success for Nazareth Clinic Helping Stroke Survivors

He rode his trike for three days, July 6-8, from Buffalo to Rochester along the Erie Canal to raise more than $1500 for the Neurogenic Communication and Cognition Clinic or “NC3” at Nazareth College’s York Wellness and Rehabilitation Center (YWRI). He was joined by a group of Health and Human Services students and professors riding for a day with him in the Trike-a-Thon on July 7.

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Triking the Erie Canal to Support Nazareth Clinic

After a stroke and hard work in rehab, Doug Volland is thriving in his new normal. The former mechanical engineer who once ran marathons, participated in high-intensity boot camps, and rode 100 mile “centuries” on his bicycle, is now taking on the challenge of a three-day, 100-mile Trike-a-Thon from Buffalo to Rochester along the Erie Canal.

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Nazareth Breaks Ground on New $23.5M Golisano Training Center

Nazareth College officially broke ground today on its $23.5 million Golisano Training Center. The 125,000-square-foot center will bring together the strengths of Nazareth College, Special Olympics, and the Golisano Foundation to create a new model of inclusion, fitness, and wellness for athletes with intellectual disabilities. It will open in Fall 2019

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Leadership and Change Management Grad Degree Begins This Fall

Beginning in the fall 2018, the School of Management will offer a Master of Science degree in Leadership and Change Management.

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Nazareth Students Play a Role in Celebrating Survivors of Hurricane Maria

A class of Nazareth’s Community Youth Development (CYD) students found out first hand what resiliency and strength mean when they worked with 50 families beginning their new lives in Rochester after surviving Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.

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Events

Oct 22
Fright Fest - Ticket Sale 10 – 12 p.m.
October 18–October 26
Oct 22
Voter Registration Day 5:30 – 10 p.m.
October 22 – November 1
Oct 22
Body Combat 6 – 7 p.m.
September 17 – December 3
Oct 22
Weekly Irish Jam Session 6 – 9 p.m.
August 20 – May 6
Oct 22
AMTAS Presents: Music in Nicaragua 7 – 8 p.m.
Oct 22
Night Light Yoga 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
September 3 – December 3
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