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Rivier University undergraduate students named to Dean’s List for spring 2017

Dean’s List for Spring 2017

May 15, 2017 - A total of 349 full-time, undergraduate Rivier University students were named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester of the 2016-2017 academic year. Students named ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University celebrates transformative mission at 82nd Commencement

2017 Commencement Ceremony cap toss

May 06, 2017 - View the Commencement Ceremony Photo AlbumRivier University celebrated its 82nd Commencement today at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts. The University ... ( Full Article )


Annual Day of Service sends Rivier students into the community

Riv Serves volunteers at Anne-Marie House in Hudson, NH

April 20, 2017 - Rivier’s fifth annual First-Year Student Day of Service contributed hundreds of service hours to Greater Nashua non-profit organizations on Saturday, April 22. ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University appoints three new members to Board of Trustees

From left to right: Mr. Michael Croatti, Mr. Mark Mulcahy, and Dr. Cecilia Warpinski Stuopis

April 20, 2017 - New Board members contribute leadership and expertise in business management, healthcare and real estate to the University.Rivier University has added three new ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University and Temple Beth Abraham sponsor Holocaust Remembrance Day event

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April 19, 2017 - The community is invited to a Holocaust Remembrance Day interfaith observance at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 24 at the University in Nashua. Featured speaker Kati ... ( Full Article )


Thank you to our generous Day of Giving donors for their support on May 2

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April 17, 2017 - Day of Giving raises funds for the Rivier University Fund to support student scholarships. ( Full Article )


Rivier University to recognize humanitarian Peter Kelleher at Commencement Ceremony on May 6

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April 14, 2017 - Commencement Week ceremonies schedule and informationIn celebration of Rivier’s 82nd Commencement and its mission to transform the world, Rivier University is honored ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University’s Biology Club to host 5k charitable walk/road race

Earth Day

April 07, 2017 - To celebrate Earth Day, Rivier University's Biology Club will host a 5k Charitable Road Race/Walk on the Rivier University campus on April 22, 2017 at 10 a.m. Proceeds ... ( Full Article )


Show your Riv Spirit – Make a donation to support the Rivier Raiders Athletic Challenge!

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March 29, 2017 - Support the team of your choice with a donation today. ( Full Article )


“Alfred Manessier: Composer in Color” at the Art Gallery through April 20

"Nuit" by Alfred Manessier

March 24, 2017 - A non-figurative French painter, stained glass and tapestry designer, and fine art printmaker, Alfred Manessier (1911-1993) gained great acclaim in the last half ... ( Full Article )


Show your Riv Spirit – Make a donation to support the Rivier Raiders Athletic Challenge!

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March 29, 2017 - Support the team of your choice with a donation today. ( Full Article )


Rivier Serves projects benefit communities in Louisiana, Costa Rica, and New Hampshire

Rivier students and faculty in Costa Rica for a clinical immersion trip.

March 28, 2017 - Rivier University students, staff and faculty traveled to Louisiana and Costa Rica to perform community service projects during spring break. The Louisiana event ... ( Full Article )


“Alfred Manessier: Composer in Color” at the Art Gallery through April 20

"Nuit" by Alfred Manessier

March 24, 2017 - A non-figurative French painter, stained glass and tapestry designer, and fine art printmaker, Alfred Manessier (1911-1993) gained great acclaim in the last half ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University and Rotary International host India travelogue on March 29

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March 21, 2017 - Rivier University Division of Business and the Rotary International District of New Hampshire and Vermont are co-sponsoring a unique event to share members recent ... ( Full Article )


Register now for our Graduate Information Session on March 15

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March 07, 2017 - The Graduate Admissions Office is hosting an Information Session on Wednesday, March 15 at 6 p.m. in Dion Center Board Room.This session is a great opportunity ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University highlights U.S. educational equity and access at My Brother's Keeper event

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March 06, 2017 - The University’s annual Brown vs. Board of Education event featured social entrepreneur Ron Walker, Executive Director of the Coalition of Schools Educating ... ( Full Article )


“Shadow Worlds: The Child in Photojournalism” at The Art Gallery at Rivier University through Feb. 18

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Feb 03, 2017 - Photo: © Tony Corocher | www.tonycorocher.com - All Rights Reserved Through the works of both highly acclaimed and lesser known photojournalists, this exhibition ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University undergraduate students named to Dean’s List for fall 2016

Dean’s List for Fall 2016

Jan 31, 2017 - A total of 305 full-time, undergraduate Rivier University students were named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester of the 2016-2017 academic year. Students named ... ( Full Article )


RISE spring courses Information Session scheduled for Jan. 13

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Jan 03, 2017 - Spring courses begin January 30 and March 13—Click here to view coursesThe Rivier Institute for Senior Education (RISE) spring information session is scheduled ... ( Full Article )


Join us for the A.S. in Nursing Information Session on Feb. 2

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Jan 01, 2017 - The Professional Studies Admissions Office is hosting an A.S. Nursing Admissions Information Session on Thursday, February 2 at 5:30 p.m. in Madeleine Hall.The ... ( Full Article )


Christmas season welcomed with a blessing and tree lighting ceremony

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Dec 06, 2016 - A Christmas blessing, musical performances, and outdoor tree lighting ushered in the season.View Photo AlbumOn December 6, more than 125 members of the Rivier University ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University collects 491 Thanksgiving Baskets for families in need

Rivier student-athletes deliver the Thanksgiving food baskets to waiting agency vans.

Nov 22, 2016 - Rivier University's annual Thanksgiving Basket Project exceeded last year's record with 491 food baskets and turkeys collected for local families in need.Students, ... ( Full Article )


National and state public health leaders host roundtable discussions at Rivier University

Sister Paula Marie Buley, IHM, Rivier’s President, welcomes Thomas Quade, President of the American Public Health Association, to Rivier University.

Nov 18, 2016 - Rivier's Public Health program faculty and students welcomed Thomas Quade, President of the American Public Health Association; Katie Robert, President of the New ... ( Full Article )


Rivier hosts annual Thanksgiving Basket Project & Interfaith Service on Nov. 22

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Nov 16, 2016 - Rivier University is preparing for its annual Thanksgiving Basket Project, setting a goal of 350 food baskets and turkeys for distribution to local families in ... ( Full Article )


President's Circle Leadership Forum hosted prominent NH business leaders on Nov. 2

From left to right: Paul Clark, President's Circle Chair; Gerardine Ferlins; Dr. William Brewster; Cathleen Schmidt; and Sr. Paula Marie Buley, IHM.

Nov 04, 2016 - Rivier University President’s Circle presented a Leadership Forum titled “Challenges and Opportunities for New Hampshire Businesses” on Nov. 2, led by three successful ... ( Full Article )


Susan Zator, Class of 1966, receives 2016 Sister Madeleine of Jesus Award

Susan Zator '66 receives the Sr. Madeleine of Jesus Award from Sr. Paula Marie Buley, IHM, Rivier's President

Oct 24, 2016 - For her selfless devotion to others, especially the poor and the powerless, embodying Rivier's mission of transforming hearts and minds to serve the world, the ... ( Full Article )


Local business and community leaders honored with Rivier University alumni achievement awards

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Oct 23, 2016 - Rivier University presented four outstanding achievement awards to Greater Nashua area graduates in September. The awards highlighted the alumni’s leadership ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University and local organizations host Peace Celebration on Oct. 22

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Oct 18, 2016 - Rivier University Reconciliation and Peace classes, the Hollis-Brookline Rotary Club, and RxRelax are co-sponsoring this year's Celebration of Peace. The event ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University appoints new Executive Director of University Career Services

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Oct 06, 2016 - Patricia Antonelli has joined Rivier as Executive Director of University Career Services. In this role, she develops corporate connections to enhance internship ... ( Full Article )


19th annual Golf Classic raised more than $47,000 to support health and fitness programs

Rivier's annual Golf Classic brings the community together at the Nashua Country Club.

Sept 30, 2016 - Rivier University held its annual Golf Classic on Monday, September 26 at the elite Nashua Country Club in Nashua. The Club hosts a beautiful and challenging course ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University receives $650,000 National Science Foundation STEM grant

From left to right - Dr. Douglas Howard, Vice President of Academic Affairs; Dr. Susan Barbaro, Associate Professor of Biology & Dept. Coordinator; and Sister Paula Marie Buley, IHM, President

Sept 08, 2016 - The National Science Foundation has awarded Rivier’s biology department a five-year, $650,000 grant to support the education of young scientists. The grant will ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University’s Smashers are the cricket champions of TPL 2016 with an unbeaten record throughout the tournament

Rivier University President Sister Paula Marie Buley, IHM, stands proudly with team Smashers student-athletes celebrating their 2016 TPL Cricket Tournament Championship.

Aug 26, 2016 - Telugu Premier League 2016 IV edition was held in Nashua, New Hampshire on 5 grounds simultaneously on 14 of August 2016. The Smashers competed with 15 other cricket ... ( Full Article )


Rivier Success and Visionary Project to enhance diversity in nursing workforce

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July 28, 2016 -  Rivier University welcomed Rivier Success and Visionary Project (RSVP) nursing students for summer enrichment and bridge programs on July 25. Incoming RSVP freshmen ... ( Full Article )


Alumni Reunion Weekend, Sept. 24-25, celebrates Reunion Classes ending in 6’s and 1’s.

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July 17, 2016 - Alumni Reunion Weekend, Sept. 24-25, celebrates Reunion Classes ending in 6’s and 1’s.  ( Full Article )


Rivier University receives third round of $930,000 federal nursing grant

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June 21, 2016 -  The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has awarded Rivier University the third ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University professors recognized for educational excellence and service to New Hampshire communities

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June 13, 2016 - Two Rivier University professors have received prestigious awards recognizing their leadership in the classroom, on campus, and in the community. Dr. Elizabeth ... ( Full Article )


President’s Circle Leadership Forum features prominent CEOs sharing 21st-century successes

From left to right: Michael L'Ecuyer, John E. Tulley II, Paul Clark, and Howard Brodsky

May 18, 2016 - Rivier University President's Circle hosted a Leadership Forum entitled "Challenges and Opportunities for New Hampshire Businesses" on May 18. The event featured ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University undergraduate students named to Dean’s List for spring 2016

Dean’s List for Spring 2016

May 17, 2016 - A total of 290 full-time, undergraduate Rivier University students were named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester of the 2015-2016 academic year. Students named ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University celebrates 81st Commencement & largest graduating class in its history on May 7

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May 07, 2016 - View Commencement Photo GalleryView 'Hello Rivier Grads' VideoRivier University celebrated its 81st Commencement at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts ... ( Full Article )


Day of Giving raises more than $66,000 for the Rivier University Fund to support student scholarships.

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May 04, 2016 - Day of Giving raises more than $66,000 for the Rivier University Fund to support student scholarships. ( Full Article )


Rivier’s new online Doctor of Nursing Practice program to prepare global healthcare leaders

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April 29, 2016 - A leader in nursing and public health education, Rivier University is launching a new Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree to address the shortage of nurse leaders ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University awarded $49,000 career compatibility grant

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April 25, 2016 - Grant to fund vocational discernment programs for first-year students The Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE) awarded Rivier University a $49,000 ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University to celebrate technology and the humanities at 81st Commencement

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April 24, 2016 - Commencement Week ceremonies schedule and informationHighlighting the visual arts and the intersection of technology, business, and education, Rivier University ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University and Temple Beth Abraham sponsor Yom HaShoah observance on May 1

Featured Speaker: Mr. Fred Feldman, Holocaust survivor

April 22, 2016 - The Greater Nashua Holocaust Remembrance Committee presents a Holocaust Remembrance Day interfaith observance, sponsored by Rivier University and Temple Beth Abraham, ... ( Full Article )


More than 200 Rivier University students give back to the community in Day of Service

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April 16, 2016 - Rivier’s fourth annual First-Year Student Day of Service contributed hundreds of service hours to Greater Nashua non-profit organizations on Saturday, April 16. ... ( Full Article )


Rivier expands Board of Trustees with additional expertise in law and communications

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April 13, 2016 - Rivier University has appointed two new members to its Board of Trustees: William H. Barry, III and Shelley Walcott."Rivier University is fortunate to have Bill ... ( Full Article )


Opioid education event at Rivier advances dialogue within New Hampshire

From left to right: Karyn Madore, Donna Marston, Officer Eric Adams, Captain David Bailey, Amber Fox McNeil, and Annette Escalante

March 29, 2016 -  In response to rising opioid abuse in New Hampshire, Rivier University hosted an AnyOne.AnyTime.NH community event on March 28. Created by the New Hampshire Department ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University named Business of the Year by the Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce

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March 29, 2016 - The University was recognized as the 2016 Business of the Year by the Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce at its annual Eminence Awards ceremony on March 25. The ... ( Full Article )


Get ahead - Register now for summer and fall courses

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March 23, 2016 -  View courses and register now to take advantage of the greatest class availability!Summer and fall classes are open for registration.Summer Term 1 begins on May ... ( Full Article )


The University institutes innovative Employment Promise Program

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March 22, 2016 - Rivier University announced an innovative Employment Promise Program designed to enhance career preparation and employability of students in all academic disciplines. ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University students attend Harvard National Model United Nations Conference

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Feb 29, 2016 - Front row, L to R: Alex Trevains, Jackie Pisecco, Erin O'Reilly, Ally Stefanovski, Molly McCormack     Back row, L to R: Michael Hadder, Tyler Blank, Patrick Harkins, ... ( Full Article )


The Art Gallery at Rivier University presents “Music on View” through April 15

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Feb 24, 2016 -  Photos:  Top right: Pablo Picasso, Woman Ironing, 1904                             Lower left: Paul Klee, The Twittering Machine, 1922Taking a step beyond the ... ( Full Article )


Join us for the A.S. in Nursing Information Session on March 3

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Feb 04, 2016 - The Professional Studies Admissions Office is hosting an A.S. Nursing Admissions Information Session on March 3 at 5:30 p.m. in Madeleine Hall.The information session ... ( Full Article )


President's Circle Leadership Forum featured Republican presidential candidate Governor Jeb Bush on January 20

Credit to Jodie Andruskevich

Jan 20, 2016 - Distinguished business and community leaders gathered at Rivier University for a President’s Circle Leadership Forum featuring former Governor Jeb Bush on January ... ( Full Article )


Rivier University undergraduate students named to Dean’s List for fall 2015

Dean’s List for Fall 2015

Jan 12, 2016 - A total of 281 full-time, undergraduate Rivier University students were named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester of the 2015-2016 academic year. Students named ... ( Full Article )


RISE spring courses Information Session scheduled for January 15

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Jan 11, 2016 - Spring courses begin February 1 and March 14—Click here to view coursesThe Rivier Institute for Senior Education (RISE) spring information session is scheduled ... ( Full Article )


Media ContactsRivier in the News

Union Leader: 11/07/2016
Newsmakers: Rivier alumni honored

Nashua Telegraph: 10/24/2016
Rivier hosts Celebration of Peace

Nashua Telegraph: 10/03/2016
New career services director joins Rivier

Nashua Telegraph: 09/10/2016
Rivier awarded $650K STEM grant

Nashua Telegraph: 06/19/2016
Rivier faculty receive honors

Nashua Telegraph: 05/14/2016
Nearly 900 receive diplomas at Rivier

Nashua Telegraph: 05/05/2016
Rivier University awarded $49,000 grant

Nashua Telegraph: 04/28/2016
Rivier gives back to community

Nashua Telegraph: 04/27/2016
Rivier lacrosse hits stride

Nashua Telegraph/Encore Magazine: 04/08/2016
Art and music combine beautifully at Rivier exhibit

Inside Higher Ed: 04/04/2016
Commencement speakers announced

Nashua Telegraph: 04/03/2016
Rivier names Commencement speaker

Londonderry News: 03/07/2016
Exhibit at Rivier combines art and music

Nashua Telegraph: 02/01/2016
Rivier to host opioid forum on Feb. 8

Hollis Brookline Journal: 12/21/2015
Bisson takes over as Rivier interim basketball coach

Nashua Telegraph - Editorial: 10/16/2015
Riv's 'Fresh Check' the right approach

Nashua Telegraph: 10/16/2015
Rivier will host peace conference

Nashua Telegraph: 09/19/2015
Rivier won't require SAT ACT scores

Nashua Telegraph: 09/08/2015
Rivier welcomes new students to campus

Fosters.com: 08/21/2015
New dean at Rivier University

Lowell Sun: 05/10/2015
799 receive Rivier diplomas

Nashua Telegraph: 04/08/2015
Alumnus Galipeau named Nashua fire chief

Inside Higher Ed: 03/23/2015
Commencement speakers announced

News Channel 7 - wjhg.com: 03/10/2015
College students build homes in Jackson County, Florida

Hippo Press: 03/03/2015
On the Job: Rick Perrine

Hippo Press: 02/03/2015
On the Job: Dr. Joel Stake

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