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Campus Construction January Update: Golisano Community Engagement Center

January 31, 2022

Even in the snow, cold and blustery weather, the construction continues on the Golisano Community Engagement Center. The crews are making excellent progress with a goal to enclos...(Read More)
Music Friday: Roberts Wind Ensemble Performs Intrada by John McIntyre

January 28, 2022

As another week comes to an end, reflect on what you accomplished and wind down by listening to these selections that highlight our ensembles. This music performance features the...(Read More)
Join Us for the Beloved Community Symposium

January 26, 2022

Join us for a compelling discussion of Dr. Martin King Jr.'s vision of the "Beloved Community." Our special guest presenter will be renowned author, speaker, professor and theolo...(Read More)
Student Spotlight: Jake Landean’22 (Cross-Disciplinary)

January 26, 2022

Leadership, Learning Languages, and Ultimate Frisbee This week, we're shining the spotlight on Jacob (Jake) Landean, a Cross-Disciplinary student who combines his love of leader...(Read More)
Dean's List Fall ‘21

January 25, 2022

Below is a list of students whose academic achievement warrants notation on the Dean’s List for the Fall 2021 semester. The list consists of 3 categories: High Honors = ...(Read More)
Alumni Spotlight: Jim VanBrederode'88

January 21, 2022

Jim VanBrederode ‘88 (Sociology), 2019 Alumnus of the Year, announced his retirement this week as the Chief of Police for the Town of Gates. VanBrederode has been the chief...(Read More)
Celebrating Westside Psychological Services Grand Opening

January 21, 2022

Westside Psychological Services at Roberts Wesleyan College had its grand opening celebration on Jan 21. Westside Psychological Services moved from two shared offices in the Voll...(Read More)
Start Your Semester off Right at Roberts

January 19, 2022

Tips to Start Fresh this Semester Returning to Roberts to start the Spring semester here probably feels different. You bring a different experience from what you have learned, n...(Read More)
In Remembrance: Ruth Alexander Logan

January 19, 2022

Ruth Alexander Logan, 60 passed away on January 16th. She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Mark Logan; son, Tyler (Rebecca) Logan; daughter, Elise (Shane) Fraser and five ...(Read More)
Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Nicholas DiFonzo, Associate Professor of Psychology

January 18, 2022

Ph.D. (1994) Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA., Concentration: Social & Organizational Psychology M.A. (1992) Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, P...(Read More)
MLK Reflection: The Beloved Community

January 17, 2022

It’s probably safe to say that for most of us as young children growing up, when it was time to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., he was mythologized. We...(Read More)
Alumni Spotlight: Bob ’07 and Meg Hartman ’07, ’15

January 13, 2022

Applying marketing concepts, that you also teach, to a real-world business venture is unique. Mix that with a fresh entrepreneurial spirit, and a creative twist to a traditional ...(Read More)
Dr. Kristen Brown Shares Reopening Plans for Spring on WXXI Connections

January 12, 2022

WXXI talked to several local colleges about their reopening plans and safety measures. Dr. Kristen Brown, Vice president for Student and Organizational Development at Roberts Wes...(Read More)
How to Know If Graduate School Is the Right Decision

January 12, 2022

Have you ever asked yourself, “Should I go to graduate school?” If so, here’s a list of helpful questions to consider: What are my goals and how will a Maste...(Read More)
President Porterfield Gives First Hard Hat Tour of the Golisano Community Engagement Center

January 11, 2022

Would you like a sneak peek of the Golisano Community Engagement Center?Watch this video tour of the incredible space this will provide for our campus and the wider Rochester com...(Read More)
Take Advantage of Training to Impact 2022 from The Business Solutions Institute

January 10, 2022

The Business Solutions Institute at Roberts Wesleyan College focuses on training that applies to businesses and organizations. Here are a few new offerings for 2022 to take advan...(Read More)
Amy Kovach and Jason Taylor Appointed as New Deans

January 10, 2022

Roberts Wesleyan College recently appointed two new deans to its leadership team: In July 2021, Amy Kovach was named dean of the School of Education and Social Work, and Jason Ta...(Read More)
Student Spotlight: Brian Ellis’22 (Adolescence and Special Education, M.Ed.)

January 7, 2022

This week, we're shining the spotlight on Brian Ellis, an exceptional Roberts Wesleyan graduate student who left the corporate world to pursue his dream of teaching. Through his ...(Read More)
Roberts Launches New Homepage Design

January 6, 2022

The Web Team is proud to announce the launch of its new homepage design for the new year. Our team has been working diligently to make our website more accessible to any user ove...(Read More)
Roberts Community Music School Instruction & Musical Opportunities

January 5, 2022

The Roberts Community Music School is delighted to be offering new classes this upcoming Spring. The Community Music School provides a full range of the finest instruction and mu...(Read More)
Roberts Appoints Vice President for Student and Organizational Development

January 4, 2022

Roberts Wesleyan College is pleased to announce the appointment of Kristen Brown to vice president for student and organizational development, a role Brown began serving on an in...(Read More)
Redhawks Who Soar - January 2022

January 3, 2022

Roberts Wesleyan College is proud of its 19,356 living alumni who are working in the fields of healthcare, social work, business, education, criminal justice, ministry, non-profi...(Read More)

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