For More Information
Alicia Nestle at (585) 389-2457
The Center for International Education (CIE) at Nazareth College will hold its fifth annual International Education Week from Monday, November 15 through Thursday, November 18. Headlining the week of events is the Ferenc Santa Jr. Gypsy Band, featuring Piroska Pandy and Bea Santa. All of the events are free and open to the public. For more information, please call the Center for International Education at (585) 389-2371. Nazareth College is located at 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, N.Y. 14618.
International Education Week celebrates the CIE’s mission of building bridges to the world community and promoting mutual understanding among all people.
Nazareth’s Got International Talent
Monday, November 15 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. in the Shults Center Forum
Nazareth’s international students provide an evening of entertainment by performing music and dance from their respective countries. This event will take place in the Shults Center Forum on the Nazareth College campus. Light refreshments will be served.
***CANCELED***Ferenc Santa Jr. Gypsy Band Master Class
(Due to a change in schedule, we regret to inform you that the Ferenc Santa Jr. Gypsy Band Master Class has been canceled. Please see more information on the concert below.)
Ferenc Santa Jr. Gypsy Band, featuring Piroska Pandy and Bea Santa
Wednesday, November 17 at 7 p.m. in the Linehan Chapel
The Ferenc Santa Jr. Gypsy band will give a free performance of Gypsy tunes and some classical pieces in the Linehan Chapel, located in the Golisano Academic Center on the Nazareth College campus. The performance is free and open to the public.
The Ferenc Santa Jr. Gypsy Band is internationally known throughout Europe and the U.S. Ferenc Santa Jr., the first fiddle, is a recipient of the Kossuth Award – the highest artistic award in Hungary.
A reception will follow the concert on the lower level of the Golisano Academic Center in Sorelles with typical Hungarian wines and Hungarian pastries supplied by the Hungarian Club of Rochester. This program is sponsored by the Center for International Education, the Department of Music, and the Hungarian Club of Rochester.
Founded in 1924, Nazareth College is located on a close-knit, suburban campus in the dynamic, metropolitan region of Rochester, N.Y. The College offers challenging academic programs in the liberal arts and sciences and professional programs in health and human services, education, and management. Nazareth's strong cultures of service and community prepare students to be successful professionals and engaged citizens. The College enrolls approximately 2,000 undergraduate students and 1,000 graduate students.