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Rochester College Offices Closed for Winter Break

Rochester College will be closed starting December 23 through January 2 for winter break. The offices will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday January 3, 2017. Students please note the residence halls will reopen at 1 p.m. on Sunday, January 8, 2017.

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Painting Mural

Lake Norcentra Park Mural Painting Underway

Rochester College, Lake Norcentra Park, and Chief Financial Credit Union are excited to announce the painting launch of the Lake Norcentra Park Mural. Over the next two months, volunteers will paint and create a 1,800 square foot mural for spring installation on the Clinton River Trail. The mural will be laid out like a giant paint-by-number.

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Amanda Passage

Rochester College Graduate Named 2016 PR News’ Rising PR Stars 30 & Under

National industry publication PR News has named 2007 Rochester College graduate Amanda Passage a winner of the 2016 PR News’ Rising PR Stars 30 & Under awards.

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Fall Job Fair Wednesday, December 7

Alumni, students, and the public are invited to participate in the Fall Job Fair this Wednesday, December 7, from 3-6 p.m. in the Richardson Center Theatre. The event will feature 32 employers.

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RC Faculty Guide Students For Growth, Success

Rochester College students are blessed by learning from and interacting with a community of gifted and passionate faculty. Through their teaching and professional work, our faculty mentor students and help prepare them for lives of faithful service and successful vocation. To find out more about our faculty, check out our Meet the Faculty pages.

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Warrior Soccer

Women’s Soccer Team Win Conference Championship

The theme of postseason play is survive and advance and the Warrior women's soccer did just that, defeating the three seed, Central Christian College Tigers by a final score of 1-0 this afternoon in Denver, CO to win their first A.I.I. Championship. This is the first ever Rochester College Athletic Program A.I.I. Championship in school history.

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Rochester College To Present “The Cherry Orchard”

Rochester College’s theatre department will present "The Cherry Orchard," a play written by Anton Chekov and directed by Dr. Catherine Parker, dean of the School of Humanities and associate professor of theatre. Evening performances of The Cherry Orchard will be, Nov. 10-12, and Nov. 17-19, at 7:30 p.m. while matinee performances will be, Nov. 13 and 20 at 2 p.m.

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Bill & Shirlee Fox Honored for Philanthropy and Service

Rochester College honored, Bill and Shirlee Fox with the J. Robert and Mary Utley Philanthropy Award during the President’s Circle of Honor on Saturday, Oct. 15.

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Rochester College Unanimously Accepted into Wolverine Hoosier Athletic Conference

The Wolverine Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Council of Presidents unanimously voted to accept Rochester College into the Conference beginning with the 2017-18 academic year. RC becomes the 13th member of the Conference and will begin playing a conference schedule in the fall of 2017.

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New majors and art program

College Adds Art and Ministry Programs

Rochester College is unveiling a new art program this fall. Students will now be able to take art classes toward a minor or a concentration in art. Also this fall, Rochester College will be offering two additional opportunities for ministry training: urban ministry and worship ministry.

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