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Nazareth Named to Princeton Review's Best 377 Colleges - 2013 Edition

Nazareth College is one of the country's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review.

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Class of 2016 Continues Community Service Tradition, August 24

Groups of 18-24 new Nazareth students along with orientation leaders, faculty and staff travel to one of over 27 service sites within the community.

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Welcome Class of 2016, Aug. 23

Nazareth College is ready to welcome the Class of 2016 as 480 new freshmen and 170 transfer students arrive on campus.

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Nazareth Appoints New Trustees

Nazareth College is pleased to announce Andrew Gallina and Warren Hern as the newest members of the College’s board of trustees.

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Science TV Show Invites Middle School kids to Prove Their World

RIT, Nazareth professors lead team developing program into PBS series with WXXI titled, "Prove Your World." Currently in preproduction, it is about teaching kids to think like scientists, to ask questions and to explore ideas.

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Shannon Lecture: Astronomer George V. Coyne, S.J. Sept. 13 & 14

Astronomer George V. Coyne S.J. will begin the 2012-2013 Shannon Lecture Series with "The Dance of the Fertile Universe: Chance and Destiny Embrace."

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Nazareth College Ranks 21st Nationally In Washington Monthly College Rankings

Nazareth College is ranked number 21 on a list of the Top 100 Master's Universities by the 2012 Washington Monthly College Rankings. Nazareth also ranked number 2 on the list of community service participation.

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Nazareth Hosts Greentopia|FILM Screenings, Sept. 12-14

Nazareth College is proud to take part in Rochester’s Greentopia, a weeklong celebration of all things sustainable by hosting three nights of Greentopia|FILM screenings.

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Emotional Wellness Week Sept. 30-Oct. 5, 2012

In an effort to provide support for our students’ emotional wellness Nazareth is hosting Emotional Wellness Week from September 30 to October 5, 2012.

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Nazareth Celebrates Fourth Annual nazGREENday, Sept. 13

Nazareth is excited to celebrate its fourth annual nazGREENday on Thursday, September 13 with a farmer's market in the Shults Center Forum.

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U.S. News & World Report Recognizes Nazareth in Best Colleges 2013 Guide

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked Nazareth College in the top tier of colleges and universities in the category of Best Regional Universities-North in its 2013 edition of U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges.

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Constitution Day 2012 Event Series

Nazareth College has an exciting list of events planned to celebrate Constitution Day.

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Nazareth Welcomes Alumna Brittney Stanton in the Office of Development

Nazareth College’s Office of Development is proud to announce Brittney Stanton as associate director of annual and leadership giving.

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Nazareth & RIT Tech2Teach Program Receives NSF Grant to Develop Future STEM Teachers

RIT and Nazareth have won a $300,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to cultivate interest among science majors in careers in secondary education.

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International Scholar to Speak, Oct. 3

Nazareth College welcomes Claudette Crawford-Brown as she presents "The Other Side of Paradise: the Impact of Violence on Children and Families in Jamaica."

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Nazareth Hosts Fulbright Conference, Oct. 5

Nazareth College is hosting the 2012 Fulbright Conference with guest speaker, Sylvia Crowder, Ph.D. on Friday, October 5, 2012.

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Nazareth Celebrates Opening of Peckham Hall

Nazareth College is celebrating the opening of Peckham Hall, home to the Integrated Center for Math and Science.

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"Wild Again, Beguiled Again: Love Songs for Grown-ups," Oct. 7

Rochester performers Alan Jones and Cindy Miller present some of the greatest love songs from the Great American Songbook.

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Screening of Gun Hill Road and Film Director Coming to Nazareth, October 8

The Office of Multicultural Affairs, together with the Department of Social Work presents a screening of the film "Gun Hill Road" on October 8, 2012.

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Nazareth Participates in 8th Annual Teen Book Festival Read-A-Thon, Oct. 13

Nazareth College students and faculty will join 75 local teens in the eighth annual Greater Rochester Teen Book Festival Read-A-Thon on Saturday, October 13th.

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Nazareth College Hosts Pre-K @ College Program, October 13

Dozens of Rochester families are “taking their preschooler to college” as Nazareth College’s Helen and Walter Cooper Institute for Urban Education hosts Pre-K @ College, a special event in partnership with the Rochester City School District.

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Shine: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of African-American Artist Carole Fredericks. Oct. 25

Nazareth College’s French House Lecture Series and the Alliance Française de Rochester present "Shine: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of African-American Artist Carole Fredericks," whose astounding vocals catapulted her to success in France and the United States.

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Popular Discovery Channel Host Jeff Lieberman to Lecture at Nazareth, October 23

The Nazareth College Honors Program is pleased to announce that Jeff Lieberman, host of the popular Discovery Channel series "Time Warp," will be sharing his lecture, “Beyond Perception: The Search for Truth in the Arts & Sciences” on October 23rd.

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Men's Ice Hockey Inaugural Game, Oct. 18

After months of anticipation, the Nazareth College men’s hockey team is ready to take flight.

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A Celebration of Jewish Music at Nazareth, Nov. 4

The Center for International Education at Nazareth College presents a Cantorial Concert: A Celebration of Jewish Music from Around the World on November 4, 2012.

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Peckham Appointed Nazareth College Trustee

Nazareth College is pleased to announce Larry Peckham is the newest member of the College’s board of trustees.

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Congressional Debate MOVED to News 8, Oct. 30

Please note that the Slaughter/Brooks Debate HAS BEEN MOVED to NEWS 8 Studios due to the threat of Hurricane Sandy.

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Area Youth Development Service Projects at Steppin' Up to Solutions Youth Conference, Nov. 3

The City of Rochester Bureau of Recreation's Youth Voice, One Vision, and the Monroe County Youth Bureau's Youth As Resources board will host its annual Steppin' Up to Solutions youth conference, in partnership with Nazareth College's Center for Service Learning.

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Gerontology Club Welcomes Elderly Care Expert to Lecture, Nov. 26

Guest speaker and expert in geriatrics Dr. Allen Power will give an informational lecture at Nazareth College on Monday, November 26, 2012.

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Food for Fines & Thanksgiving Dinner Basket Programs

In the spirit of giving, the Center for Spirituality, the Nursing Department and the Campus Safety Department at Nazareth College are sponsoring the annual Food for Fines and Thanksgiving Dinner Basket Programs in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Religion and Technology in Shannon Lecture Series, Nov. 8 & 9

Ilia Delio, O.S.F., will present A Post-Human World? Technology and the Future of Humanity on Thursday, November 8 at 7 p.m. and Are We Wired for God? on Friday, November 9 at 1:30 p.m. as part of the 2012-2013 Shannon Lecture Series.

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Nazareth College Honors Veterans, Nov. 12

Nazareth College Office of Veterans Affairs is hosting a special Veterans Day event on Monday, November 12, 2012.

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International Education Week, Nov. 4-15

Nazareth College will celebrate International Education Week 2012 from Sunday, November 4 to Thursday, November 15 with four different cultural events.

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Nazareth College Nursing Faculty Receives IBERO Volunteer of the Year Award

Nazareth College is proud to announce that Marie Bell, assistant professor in the nursing department, was selected as this year’s recipient of the IBERO-American Action League’s Volunteer of the Year Award.

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Nazareth College Hosts Tobacco Policy Summit, Dec. 4

Nazareth College is pleased to host a Tobacco Policy Summit on December 4. The summit will allow representatives to collaborate on the creation and implementation of new tobacco or smoking policies.

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Nazareth Partners with Other Colleges to Support Veterans' Behavioral Health

Nazareth College is proud to be among a consortium of upstate New York schools of social work to support behavioral health initiatives for veterans.

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Nazareth Students Host NazMarket, Nov. 30

Nazareth College students are giving some elementary school children a lesson in nutrition by hosting "Naz Market" on Friday, November 30th.

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Nazareth Hosts Multicultural Holiday Dinner Party, Dec. 4

The Foreign Languages & Literature Department at Nazareth College is hosting a holiday dinner party December 4th.

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Nazareth Students Receive Prestigious International Education Scholarships

The Nazareth College Center for International Education is proud to announce Katherine Cala ’14 and Candice Gage ‘14 as recipients of the highly competitive Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for the spring 2013 semester.

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Nazareth Partners with Rochester Public Library and ArtPeace for Learning Lab Grant

Rochester Public Library, in collaboration with Nazareth College and ArtPeace Inc., will receive one of 12 grants to design a Learning Lab, a new space where young people can connect with mentors and peers.

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T@N Conference Keynote McDougall Presents "Always On", Jan 9

On January 9, 2013 Mike McDougall will present: "Always On: How Pervasive Social Media is Altering Communication, Education and Learning" as opening keynote for the Tech at Naz (T@N) conference.

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Nazareth, Other NAC&U Members Receive Grant to Promote Better Student Outcomes

The Teagle Foundation has awarded The New American Colleges and Universities (NAC&U), of which Nazareth College is a member, a $150,000 grant for a project that will identify new approaches to build on the core values of a liberal education in a residential setting and prepare students for productive and successful careers.

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Veterans and Military Appreciation Hockey Night, Jan. 8

The Nazareth College Office of Veterans’ Affairs and the Athletic Department have joined together to host a Veterans and Military Appreciation Night on Tuesday, January 8th, 2013.

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Nazareth and St. John Fisher College Libraries Team Up on Digitization Project

St. John Fisher College and Nazareth College Libraries Team Up on Digitization Project for Rochester Regional Library Council

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Nazareth Installs Prestigious Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Chapter

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline honor society—established its newest chapter at Nazareth College.

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Nazareth Celebrates MLK Day, Jan. 21

Nazareth College holds its annual celebration of MLK DAY with a series of special events on Monday, January 21, 2013, including a commemoration service in his honor and an afternoon lecture by Dr. Molefi Kete Asante, professor emeritus of African American studies at Temple University.

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Nazareth Hosts Fourth Annual Alzheimer's Lecture, Feb. 13

Nazareth College’s Gerontology Program is proud to welcome Keith Harrington, director of programs and services at the Alzheimer’s Association of the Rochester and the Finger Lakes, as the keynote speaker at its fourth annual Alzheimer’s lecture.

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Nazareth Participates in Fourth Annual Winter Walk for Strong Kids, Feb. 10

Nazareth College will participate in the 4th annual Winter Walk for Strong Kids on February 10 to raise money for the Golisano Children’s Hospital.

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Nazareth Hosts Regional A Cappella Competition, Feb. 16

On Saturday, February 16 at 8 p.m., Nazareth College hosts the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA) Mid-Atlantic Quarterfinal.

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Nazareth Teams Up with WXXI and The Little Theatre for 2013 Teen Film Festival

Nazareth College, the WXXI Public Broadcasting Council, and The Little Theatre are embarking on a new partnership to sponsor the 2013 Rochester Teen Film Festival, a collaborative, juried media competition for youth in the Rochester region.

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Journalist Speaks at Nazareth on Human Cost to India's Race for Development, Jan. 30

Award-winning independent journalist Priyanka Borpujari is bringing her very-timely message on “The Human Cost to India’s Race for Development” to Nazareth College during a lecture and photo exhibit of her work.

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Babacar Fall to Lecture on "Youth in Africa: Challenges and Hopes for the Future" Feb. 13

Nazareth is proud to host Babacar Fall, as he presents a lecture titled “Youth in Africa: Challenges and Hopes for the Future,” where he will reveal results of his latest research during his commission with the United Nations.

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Author and Army Captain Matt Zeller to Speak at Nazareth College, Feb. 5

Nazareth College welcomes Capt. Matt Zeller to speak and sign copies of his book Watches Without Time on Tuesday, February 5 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

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Jon Fernando of Nazareth College Receives Civic Service Awards

Campus Safety Officer Jon Fernando has received the College’s 2012 Officer of the Year award, along with the 2012 Firefighter of the Year award for the West Henrietta Fire Department.

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Ethicist Speaks on Catholicism and Social Issues, Feb. 28 & March 1

Renowned ethicist Lisa Sowle Cahill will present Catholic Bioethics, Political Priorities, and the Common Good on Thursday, February 28 at 7 p.m. and Jesus, Feminism, and Catholic Women on Friday, March 1 at 1:30 p.m. as part of the 2012-2013 Shannon Lecture Series.

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Nazareth Students Part of Hurricane Sandy Rebuild Service Trip, Feb. 22-24

The Nazareth College Center for Civic Engagement, in collaboration with Wagner College, New York Cares, and All Hands Volunteers in Staten Island, is sponsoring a Hurricane Sandy Rebuild Service Trip for Nazareth students, faculty and staff.

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Home Drone: A Public Art 'Intervention' By Two Rochester Artists

An 18-foot-long rhinestone covered replica of a U.S. Predator drone will be the center of new multimedia art exhibit opening on Friday, March 1, at the Hampden Gallery at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

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Phi Kappa Phi Induction, March 22

Nazareth is excited to induct its very first class into the College’s new chapter of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline honor society.

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Physical Therapy Dept Honored at National MS Society Luncheon, March 15

The Nazareth College Department of Physical Therapy has been named a “Group On the Move” by the National MS Society Upstate New York Chapter.

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Spiritual and Folkloric Songs of Ukraine, April 20

Nazareth College’s Center for International Education is pleased to welcome various, local musical talents to perform a concert titled Spiritual and Folkloric Songs of Ukraine.

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Nazareth Announces Mayor Thomas S. Richards as 2013 Commencement Speaker

Nazareth College is proud to announce that Rochester Mayor Thomas S. Richards, will address the class of 2013 at the College’s 86th commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 12.

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An Afternoon With Luis Alberto Urrea, March 27

Nazareth College is proud to be the first stop for award-winning author Luis Alberto Urrea’s tour of Rochester as part of this year’s thirteenth annual “If All of Rochester Read the Same Book” program sponsored by Writers & Books, Rochester’s nationally renowned non-profit literary center.

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Nazareth Welcomes Multicultural Education Expert James Banks, March 28

Nazareth College’s School of Education and the Frontier Center for Urban Education are proud to present James Banks, a founder of multicultural education as the Center’s fifth annual lecturer.

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Stark to Discuss Post-WW II Soviet Union, April 10

The Nazareth community welcomes Tamás Stark, a senior research fellow at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest, Hungary , to present his lecture titled, “Life in the Gulag: Forced Labor in the Soviet Union from Occupied Countries after WWII.”

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Nazareth CSDA Hosts SMILE Dinner, April 19

Nazareth College’s Communication Sciences and Disorders Association (CSDA) and Golisano Children’s Hospital will host the fifth annual SMILE Dinner fundraiser on Friday, April 19.

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Nazareth College Hosts Fifth Annual Poetry Competition Writing for Peace and Justice, April 11

Nazareth College’s La Maison Française and the Foreign Languages and Literatures department will host the fifth annual poetry competition, Writing for Peace and Justice on Thursday, April 11.

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Mary Beth West to Receive SOM Distinguished Alumni Award

Nazareth College School of Management (SOM) is pleased to present Mary Beth West ‘84 with their 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award.

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Dr. Eisen and Danielle Ashton '14 Receive Nazareth MLK Awards

The Nazareth College Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Multicultural Recruitment Committee are proud to announce Dr. George Eisen and Danielle Ashton ’14 the recipients of the 2013 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award.

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Taking Play Seriously Across the Lifespan, April 11-12

Nazareth College is hosting "Taking Play Seriously Across the Lifespan," an opportunity to explore the importance of play and its impact on every stage of life.

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Scholar Mary Evelyn Tucker to Speak on Religion and the Environment, Apr. 18 & 19

Accomplished scholar Mary Evelyn Tucker will present "Envisioning a Sustainable Future: Ecological, Spiritual, and Ethical Perspectives" and "Religions and Ecology: The Emerging Alliance" as part of the 2012-2013 Shannon Lecture Series.

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Nazareth College Honors Walter Cooper with Woerner Kollmorgen Award

Nazareth College is pleased to announce that Walter Cooper is this year’s recipient of the Woerner Kollmorgen Award for Community Service.

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Nazareth Students Honored With RACCE Outstanding Adult Students Award

Nazareth College is proud to announce Kelly Kemp, Larry Czubinski, and Tom DeLeo, as the winners of the Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education (RACCE) award.

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Nazareth Students Shine at Competitive Regional History Conference

Four Nazareth College History majors presented their research on various topics at the annual West/Central NYS Regional Phi Alpha Theta Conference.

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Nazareth Celebrates 86th Annual Commencement, May 12

Nazareth College will celebrate its 86th annual Commencement at the Blue Cross Arena in a joint ceremony with both undergraduate and graduate students receiving their degrees on Sunday, May 12.

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Nazareth College Names New Members to Board of Trustees

Nazareth College is pleased to announce that John Drain ’83 and Stephen Brown are the newest members of the College’s board of trustees.

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Nazareth to Host Honor Flight Benefit Concert, April 27

Nazareth College is honored to host this year’s Honor Flight Rochester Benefit Concert on Saturday, April 27.

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Nazareth Student Receives French Government Teaching Assistantship

Nazareth College is pleased to announce that Daniel McDonald ’13 was selected to receive a French Government English Teaching Assistantship for the upcoming academic year.

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Battle of the Beaks Committee Raises Over $14,000 for Golisano Children's Hospital

Nazareth College’s Battle of the Beaks Committee is excited to announce that, along with St. John Fisher, it has raised $14,500 this school year for Golisano Children’s Hospital.

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Rep. Slaughter Congratulates Nazareth on 2013 Presidential Award

Daan Braveman and other members of the Nazareth community joined Louise Slaughter to thank Discovery Charter School for collaborating in the education of our students while together working to strengthen our community.

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Nazareth Students Present Poster in Ottawa, Ontario

Four undergraduate students representing Nazareth’s College of Arts and Sciences and Schools of Health and Human Services, Management and Education made a poster presentation at the National Council on Public History annual conference.

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Nazareth Hosts Eighth Annual Teen Book Festival, May 18

Nazareth College is hosting the highly anticipated, Eighth Annual Greater Rochester Teen Book Festival (TBF).

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Nazareth College to Host War Horse Author, May 16

Nazareth College is proud to announce their role as host for the 2013 Arbuthnot Lecture.

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Nazareth and Brockport Expand Reach of MSW Program

Nazareth College and the State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport are pleased to announce a new partnership with Jefferson Community College (JCC) that will bring a master’s of social work program to the Jefferson Higher Education Center on JCC’s campus in Watertown, N.Y.

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School of Management Accredited by IACBE

Nazareth College is pleased to announce that the Board of Commissioners of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) recognized Nazareth's School of Management for achieving first-time accreditation.

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Merit Helps Nazareth College Recognize Student Success

Nazareth College is proud to welcome Merit, a media tool that celebrates student accomplishments on an academic and community level.

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Nazareth College Student Receives Community Champions Award

Villa of Hope youth mentor and full-time student at Nazareth College, Rubi Partida, received the Community Champions Youth Mentor Award at the Community Champions Award ceremony on June 12, 2013.

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Nazareth To Host Sacred Religious Texts and Human Contexts Conference on June 23-25

Nazareth College is proud to host Sacred Texts and Human Contexts: A Symposium on the Role of the Sacred Texts in Uniting and Dividing People from Sunday, June 23 to Tuesday, June 25.

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Lucky Seven for Alumnus Jack Allocco '72

Nazareth College is proud to announce that Jack Allocco'72 received two more Daytime Emmy Awards making a career total of seven Emmys for the talented composer and musician.

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Nazareth Hickey Center for Interfaith Studies and Dialogue Announces Two Upcoming Programs

Nazareth College’s Hickey Center for Interfaith Studies and Dialogue is pleased to announce two upcoming programs titled Train the Trainers 2013 and 7th Generation 2013 Youth Interfaith Encounter.

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Nazareth Named to "The Best 378 Colleges" by Princeton Review

Nazareth College is one of the country's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review.

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