Calendar of Events

October 2013 – March 2014

Oct
29
Tue
Before Title IX, There Was Girls’ High School Basketball
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Sister Michel Rodgers, O.P. pictured with a St.Mary’s High School, Rutherford girls’ basketball team in the late 1960s. Sister Michel will be one of the panelists at the Caldwell University event “Before Title IX, There was Girls’ High School Basketball” on Tuesday Oct. 29.

  VOTE IN THE FACEBOOK PHOTO CONTEST FOR THE BEST PICTURE IN THE GALLERY!

Caldwell University will host the panel discussion “Before Title IX, There Was Girls’ High School Basketball” on Tuesday, Oct. 29.  The event, made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, will begin with a reception and photo display at 7 p.m., followed by the program at 7:45 in the Alumni Theatre on campus.

The evening will provide a chance to celebrate girls’ high school basketball and the life lessons young women learned through the sport in the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s.

The program will be moderated by Linda Cimino, Caldwell University’s associate director of athletics/senior woman administrator and women’s head basketball coach.   Panelists are Dr. Thomas McCabe, history professor at Rutgers Newark; Sister Elizabeth Michael Boyle, Ph.D., retired faculty member at Caldwell and a student athlete advocate; Sister Michel Rodgers, O.P., basketball coach, St. Mary’s Rutherford in the 1960’s; Louise Pastore, nee Melleno, member of Caldwell Athletics Hall of Fame, and former player who scored over 1600 points for St. Dominic Academy in Jersey City in the late 1960s. Panelists will discuss the importance of girls basketball during those decades and what the sport did for future generations.   Speakers and audience members will have the chance to share the lessons and joys the sport gave and continues to give young women including the importance of friendship, teamwork, following dreams, and perseverance.

Prior to the event, anyone who played girls’ high school basketball during that eras is invited to take part in a Facebook photo contest.  The owner of the photo that receives the most likes on Facebook will be eligible to win a prize. 

To submit a photo of your high school basketball playing days to be placed on the Caldwell University Facebook page  go to www.caldwell.edu/njchfestival or mail a nonreturnable photo to Office of Alumni Affairs, Attn: Before Title IX Event, Caldwell University, 120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, N.J. 07006.

For more information, you can also go to www.caldwell.edu/njchfestival.

The event is being held to celebrate National Arts and Humanities Month and “Sports in American Culture and Communities”.

Caldwell University is a private, Catholic, coed four-year college with a strong liberal arts core curriculum that enhances critical thinking and analytical reasoning. Its 25 undergraduate programs, 27 graduate program

Nov
1
Fri
Alumni Memorial Mass
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At the time of All Souls and All Saints Days, the Roman Catholic community remembers family and classmates who have gone before us in faith. We invite alumni and their families to attend this Mass of Remembrance at the Motherhouse Chapel.

 If you are unable to attend, feel free to send in the names of your loved ones to be entered in our book of remembrances.

 To RSVP or to submit names for the book of remembrances, contact Kathleen Buse at kbuse@caldwell.edu or 973-618-3411.

Jan
11
Sat
Alumni Ice Skating
Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Please join Caldwell University Alumni Association for a family fun day of ice skating at Clary Anderson Arena. 
RSVP on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/CaldwellCollegeAlumni or alumni@caldwell.edu 
Alumni Happy Hour at Egan & Son’s to follow! 

Alumni Happy Hour
Jan 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Please join Caldwell University Alumni Association for a happy hour at Egan & Sons in Montclair. 
RSVP on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/CaldwellCollegeAlumni or alumni@caldwell.edu

Feb
11
Tue
Paul Meyers, Guitar • Music of Brazil and Beyond
Feb 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

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One of the top jazz guitarists of our time, Paul Meyers combines a deep understanding of the jazz tradition with strong influences of Brazilian, Latin and classical music to create a truly unique sound.

Feb
22
Sat
Hoops & Hoopla
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Feb
26
Wed
Nursing Open House Reception
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
2
Sun
Music and the Arts Through Song
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

music and arts through songExplore relationships of music with architecture, sculpture, poetry, painting and literature through the arias and art songs of Handel, Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, Debussy, Verdi and others performed by a quartet of professional singers accompanied by Warren Helms.

Mar
5
Wed
Spring 2014 Job and Internship Fair
Mar 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

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Don’t miss out on our Spring Job and Internship Fair! Employers from a variety of organizations recruiting students and recent graduates for internships and full time positions will be in attendance. Recruiters will also be looking for graduate students and alumni to fill positions of all levels. Employers will include corporate, government, and nonprofit organizations.

Employers can find additional information and a registration form by clicking here or by contacting Christine Szeluga or Geri Perret in the Career Planning and Development Office at 973-618-3290 or careers@caldwell.edu.

Students: For general information on the Fair including a list of currently registered employers, click here. Career Planning will offer workshops in February to help students prepare resumes, network with employers, and make the most of the Job and Internship Fair.

Campus Community: If you know organizations/employers that would like to participate in the fair, or are interested in setting up a classroom or club visit this semester, please contact us!

Walk-in-Wednesdays are back! January 29 and February 5 – 10AM-12PM and 1:30PM-4:30PM. No appointment necessary. Students, drop in to have your resume reviewed, talk about internships, career options and more. Visit us in the Alumni Theatre, 2nd floor in the Center for Student Success.

Mar
12
Wed
Solo & Chamber Concert
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

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