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Archive — 2019

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Atlas Center Opens on Campus

Nazareth College’s Atlas Center is now open to help students, faculty, and staff navigate life by offering guidance to those at an intersection of sexuality and gender.

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Director of New Konar Center for Tolerance and Jewish Studies Wants to Spread Understanding Through Education and Communication

As anti-Semitism and other forms of discrimination are on the rise, the Konar Center for Tolerance and Jewish Studies at Nazareth College has formed to promote understanding and inclusion and to expand Jewish studies, including increased opportunities for students' experiential learning and learning on campus. The Center's first Executive Director, Hava Leipzig Holzhauer, J.D., believes that education and communication are key to greater understanding and to bringing people closer together.

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Sound Stories: Why audio journalism works

Nadia Reiman — a supervising producer for the award-winning This American Life weekly radio show and podcast — in a talk at Nazareth College that included examples of using audio strategically and creatively.

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Creating Racial Equality in the 21st Century, Oct. 3-5

Located in the city known as the home of Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony, Nazareth College and St. John Fisher College are co-hosting the regional conference of the National Association for African American Studies and Affiliates (NAAAS) at Nazareth from October 3 - 5.

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Nazareth Celebrates Latinx Heritage Month, Sept. 12 - Oct. 11

Nazareth College is celebrating national Latinx Heritage Month from September 12-October 11, honoring the histories, cultures, and contributions of people of Latin American and Spanish descent. Latinx also commemorates Latin American countries who received their independence. Latinx is gender neutral, which means it's an identifier that moves beyond gender binaries. Latinx month is one of the many ways the college focuses on diversity and inclusion. All events are open to the public (all free with the exception of performance of Gina Chavez).

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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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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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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 Hosts 9th Annual Global Citizenship Conference for Hundreds of High School Students, March 13

 More than 700 high school students from more than 20 different Rochester area schools will come to Nazareth College to celebrate and discuss diversity.

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Seven Visiting Scholars from Nazareth Partner Schools in China

Nazareth is happy to play host to a group of seven visiting scholars from Nazareth’s overseas partner schools in China.

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Nazareth Creates Konar Center for Tolerance and Jewish Studies

Nazareth College continues its commitment to religious pluralism as a powerful force to address issues of peace and justice in our global era with a new gift of $500,000 from the William and Sheila Konar Foundation to create the Konar Center for Tolerance and Jewish Studies at the College.

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Calendar

Events

Nov 17
Letters & Lives: Typographic work of Bigelow & Holmes 12 – 5 p.m.
October 18–November 22
Nov 17
The Unknown Landscape by Brian Ferrell 12 – 5 p.m.
October 18–November 22
Nov 17
Buffalo Sabres v. Ottawa Senators: Ticket Sales 10 – 5 p.m.
November 9–December 16
Nov 11
Night Light Yoga - 8:45 p.m. 8:45 – 9:45 p.m.
September 2 – December 9
Nov 17
Catholic Mass 7 – 8 p.m.
August 25 – December 8
Nov 17
SOLD OUT - The Drowsy Chaperone 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
November 14 – November 17
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