College of New Rochelle Logo MAY 2014     VOLUME 11 - NUMBER 2


Michelle Goyke seeks to take advantage of all the opportunities The College of New Rochelle offers.

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Associate Professor Dr. Geraldine Valencia-Go knows the School of Nursing's history and looks toward its future.

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Deborah Delisle Details Federal Priorities in Education

Deborah Delisle Details Federal Priorities in Education

Despite the size of the U.S. Education Department and the number of programs under her purview, Deborah S. Delisle emphasized the importance tailoring approaches to individual districts and schools in her recent talk at The College of New Rochelle.

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Sarah Lewis Author Sarah Lewis Shares an Alternate Take on 'Failure'

Author, art curator, and historian Sarah Lewis shared with a packed Romita Auditorium the idea that the events we call failures can lay the groundwork for the most iconic and creative endeavors -- from Nobel Prize-winning discoveries and entrepreneurial innovations, to spectacular athletic achievements and stunning works of art.

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Students, Faculty, and Staff Spend Spring Break Volunteering in Haiti

Faculty, staff, and a dozen students from all four schools of The College of New Rochelle spent their spring break in Haiti to help communities in a country still recovering from a devastating earthquake in 2010.

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Special Olympics at CNR CNR Hosts Special Olympics Competition on Community Service Day

The Wellness Center was a hub of athletic and creative activity Tuesday, April 8, as The College of New Rochelle played host to a Special Olympics Competition for students from six Westchester County schools.

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Straw Fest CNR Celebrates 42nd Annual Straw Fest

Volunteers doled out strawberry treats against a backdrop of rides, games, music, performances, food, and more on Sunday during the annual Straw Fest at The College of New Rochelle.

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HOF New Rochelle High School Students Receive CNR Scholarships

President Judith Huntington presented the Sr. Dorothy Ann Kelly OSU Scholarship Award to two New Rochelle High School students at the 30th annual Westchester Women's Hall of Fame luncheon on March 28.

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Breakfast of Champions Volleyball and Basketball Teams Honored at Breakfast of Champions

The Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament champion Blue Angel volleyball and basketball teams were honored at the Breakfast of Champions, a reception held by The College of New Rochelle President Judith Huntington on Friday, April 4, in the Castle Parlors.

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Lenten Lecture Lenten Lecture Examines Images of Prayer in Art

In a Lenten lecture at Romita Auditorium on Thursday, April 3, Fr. Leo J. O'Donovan showed the many ways prayer has been depicted in art, and suggested that the very act of looking at art -- meditating upon it -- is a form of prayer in itself.

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