Adelphi University Journalism Students Participate in PatchU Collaboration

Adelphi University is pleased to announce that Assistant Professor of Communications Mark Grabowski’s Web Journalism 2 class has joined a growing number of colleges and universities nationwide in partnering with Patch in the PatchU program. - April 08, 2011

Rethinking Women and Leadership - Adelphi COACH Event Provided Knowledge and Inspiration for Up-and-Coming Women Professionals

Adelphi's Office of Alumni Relations presented a panel discussion on March 23, entitled Women COACHing Women, which discussed how to be an effective woman professional and leader, as well as how to overcome obstacles to achieving this goal. - April 07, 2011

Leading Neurologist Richard Restak to Speak on "How Technology Affects the Brain" - Open to the Public on April 25 at Adelphi University

One of neurology’s foremost researchers, educators, and authors, Richard Restak, M.D., will explore recent insights into technology and the human brain on April 25 at Adelphi University. - April 06, 2011

The Adelphi University Community Collaborates on Social Theatre Piece: The Triangle Fire Project Opens on April 7, 2011

An innovative ensemble of twelve has created a devised piece of theatre that commemorates the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire of 1911. - April 06, 2011

Challenges for Social Activism and Political Expression Under Repressive Governments - a Critical Dialogue at Adelphi on April 7

On April 7, Adelphi University Levermore Global Scholars in conjunction with freeDimensional will present two artists in exile to speak about the difficulties of free political expression and cultural activism under repressive and corrupt governments. - April 04, 2011

Adelphi to Host Acclaimed Author and Business Journalist Suzanne McGee

Adelphi University is pleased to host a book discussion with Suzanne McGee, author of Chasing Goldman Sachs. The event will take place on Monday, April 18, 2011; at 1:00 p.m. in room 109 of Adelphi’s Hagedorn Hall of Enterprise, 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY. Limited space is available and... - April 02, 2011

Adelphi’s Dance Department Presents the Exclusive New York Premiere of The Who’s Tommy: A Rock Ballet Opening April 14, 2011

The rock ballet version of The Who’s: Tommy premieres at Adelphi University with dance majors as well as original cast members. - April 01, 2011

Adelphi University School of Social Work to Honor Susan P. Kemp, Ph.D with the Lodge Prize

Adelphi University School of Social Work is proud to honor the 2011 Richard Lodge Prize recipient, Dr. Susan P. Kemp at the School’s annual Alumni and Friends Event, on Friday, May 6, 2011. The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Adelphi’s Ruth S. Harley University Center,... - March 31, 2011

The Jupiter’s Get Dark at Adelphi University on April 15, 2011

The Jupiter String Quartet, Addelphi's ensemble-in-residence has their final performance of the season under the titled theme, From Darkness to Light. - March 30, 2011

Graduate Student’s Screenplay Accepted to the Beverly Hills Film Festival

Adelphi University is pleased to announce that graduate student David Rodriguez’s ’09, M.F.A. ’12 screenplay, Please Spell D-E-A-T-H, has been accepted to the 2011 Beverly Hills Film Festival, which will take place from April 6 to 10, 2011 in Beverly Hills, CA. Please Spell... - March 23, 2011

Finnish Ambassador Jarmo Viinanen to Lecture at Adelphi University on April 12

Adelphi University is pleased to welcome Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Finland to the United Nations Jarmo Viinanen as he speaks on “Dignified Foreign Policy.” The event will take place on Tuesday, April 12, 2011, at 2:30 p.m. in the Adelphi University Alumni House, 154... - March 23, 2011

Bill Valente M.S.W. ’11 Named NASW Social Work Student of the Year

The New York chapter of the National Association of Social Workers recognized Bill Valente M.S.W. ’11 as its Social Work Student of the Year. - March 12, 2011

Adelphi to Exhibit Works by Monet from the Adele and Herbert J. Klapper Collection

Two masterpieces by French impressionist painter Claude Monet will be on display in the Adele and Herbert J. Klapper Center for Fine Arts at Adelphi University from April 9 to April 13, 2011. - March 11, 2011

Adelphi Commemorates 100th Anniversary of Triangle Factory Fire with Art Exhibition in New York City

This art exhibit features individual and collaborative works and art pieces to commemorate the centennial of the New York City Triangle Factory Fire at The Great Hall of The Cooper Union. - March 06, 2011

Adelphi University Music Professor Receives Composition Award

For the fifth year running, the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) has presented Adelphi University Assistant Professor of Music Sidney M. Boquiren with an ASCAPLUS Award for 2010-2011. The award, granted by an independent panel of experts from assorted musical fields,... - March 04, 2011

Adelphi University Announces New Assistant Dean and Executive Director of AU PAC

Adelphi University has hired William Prenevost as the new executive director of AU PAC. - March 03, 2011

Adelphi History Department Holds 38th Annual High School Social Studies and History Teacher’s Conference on April 4, 2011

The free conference at Adelphi for High School History teachers will feature a Pulitzer Prize-winning speaker, presentations from faculty, and an open forum. - March 02, 2011

Family Friendly Thunderbird American Indian Dancers Perform at Adelphi University as Part of Earth Day Celebrations on April 9, 2011

Through a mesmerizing performance of athleticism, culture, and the joy of human expression, the Thunderbird American Indian Dancers will use drumming, songs, exquisite dances, and traditional regalia to celebrate Earth Day. - February 27, 2011

Adelphi University to Host “Women in Government: Encouraging the Next Generation”

Adelphi University is pleased to announce the upcoming event, “Women in Government: Encouraging the Next Generation,” scheduled to coincide with the national celebration of Women’s History Month in March. Event attendees will hear stories from female elected officials, learn about... - February 26, 2011

The Power of Storytelling Comes to Adelphi University and Waldorf School of Garden City

Adelphi University is pleased to host “The Power of Imagination: A Storytelling Conference,” co-sponsored by Adelphi’s Ruth S. Ammon School of Education and the Winkler Center for Adult Learning. - February 26, 2011

Adelphi University to Provide Full Scholarship to Winner of NY Knicks Poetry Competition

In support of a creativity and education initiative by the New York Knicks, Adelphi University is offering a full four-year scholarship to one of the winners of the Knicks Poetry Slam written competition, which finished receiving entries in January. The program aims to provide greater opportunities... - February 25, 2011

Acclaimed Psychiatrist Jonathan Shedler, Ph.D., to Speak at Adelphi

Adelphi University is pleased to host Jonathan Shedler, associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and director of psychology at the University of Colorado Hospital Outpatient Psychiatry Service. He will speak on “The Efficacy of Psychodynamic... - February 25, 2011

Adelphi University Presents The French Landscape Art Exhibition

Adelphi University is proud to present The French Landscape, an exhibition featuring Associate Professor of Art Kellyann Monaghan’s paintings and prints inspired by the lush beauty of France’s landscapes. The exhibition will be on view from March 22 through April 17, 2011, in the Ruth S. - February 19, 2011

Adelphi University to Host an Exhibition of Artwork by David Jacobs

Adelphi University is proud to feature David Jacobs: Selected Works, an exhibition presenting the diverse body of work of an artist, sculptor, and educator. The work on view represents David Jacobs’ work from the past 40 years which includes welded aluminum sculptures, drawings, and the famed... - February 19, 2011

Grammy Award-Winning Dan Zanes and Friends Bring Their Folksy Flair to Adelphi University on March 26

The back-porch-style performance will take place on Saturday, March 26, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. in the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AU PAC) Concert Hall, 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY. - February 17, 2011

Austrian Ambassador Thomas Mayr-Harting to Speak at Adelphi University on March 2

Adelphi University is pleased to welcome Permanent Representative of Austria to the United Nations and Ambassador Thomas Mayr-Harting as he speaks on “An Austrian Perspective from the Security Council: Human Rights and Rule of Law.” - February 12, 2011

Nobel Prize Winning Chemist Dr. Roderick MacKinnon to Speak at Adelphi on April 4, 2011

Adelphi University is pleased to announce that Dr. Roderick MacKinnon, co-recipient of the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, will deliver the annual Dakin Memorial Lecture. The event will take place on Monday, April 4, 2011, at 7:00 p.m. in Adelphi’s Thomas Dixon Lovely Ballroom in the Ruth S. - February 11, 2011

Adelphi University Announces New Dean of College of Arts and Sciences

Adelphi University has announced the appointment of Dr. Sam L Grogg to the position of dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Dean Grogg will begin his duties on June 1, 2011. Grogg has had a long history of service in education. He is currently the dean of the School of Communication of the... - February 10, 2011

Adelphi University Receives 2010 Community Engagement Classification by the Carnegie Foundation

Adelphi University is proud to announce that it has been selected by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching to receive the 2010 Community Engagement Classification. - February 10, 2011

Adelphi to Hold 11th Annual President’s Gala on April 2, 2011

Adelphi University is pleased to announce that it will host its 11th annual President’s Gala on Saturday, April 2, 2011, at 7:00 p.m for cocktails and 8:00 p.m. for dinner and dancing. The gala will be held at the Garden City Hotel at 45 Seventh Street, Garden City, NY 11530. Reservations... - February 09, 2011

Shola Lynch Discusses Filmmaking and Politics on March 7 at Adelphi University

Award-winning filmmaker, writer, and producer Shola Lynch presents a lecture on politics, history, and documentaries as part of Adelphi University’s Black History Month celebrations. - February 06, 2011

Adelphi University Welcomes National Geographic Wildlife Photographer Ted Schiffman M.A. ’68

Adelphi University is proud to host “Animal Portraits: Images of the Wild,” an exhibition of wildlife photographs by National Geographic Wildlife Photographer and Adelphi alumnus Ted Schiffman M.A. ’68, in the University Swirbul Library Gallery, 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY... - February 05, 2011

Adelphi Commemorates 100th Anniversary of Triangle Factory Fire with Original Music Compositions and Preview Screening of HBO Documentary

The program will include original music compositions inspired by the event and a special preview screening of the HBO documentary “Triangle: Remembering the Fire.” - February 05, 2011

Adelphi University is Proud to Host NOISE, a Modern Music Ensemble on March 12

Adelphi University’s Department of Music is pleased to announce that it will host New Music VI featuring members of the ensemble NOISE on Saturday, March 12, 2011 at 8:00 p.m. in the state-of-the-art Concert Hall of Adelphi’s Performing Arts Center (AU PAC), 1 South Avenue, Garden City,... - February 05, 2011

Harvard Professor Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham to Lecture on African American History at Adelphi University on February 23

Adelphi University is pleased to host Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham as she delivers the John Hope Franklin Distinguished Lecture “From Slavery to Freedom and the Legacy of John Hope Franklin: A Tribute.” - February 05, 2011

Adelphi to Hold Summer Nursing Intensive Program for High School Students

Adelphi University is pleased to announce that it will hold its first competitive Nursing Intensive program for a select group of high school students this summer, from July 15 to 21, 2011. The program will provide students with exposure to the supportive faculty of a college nursing program such... - February 03, 2011

Riveting Revival of Acclaimed Play on Bullying, Homophobia, and Hate Crimes, The Laramie Project, Opens February 15 at Adelphi University Performing Arts Center

Adelphi University alumna Denise Fehrenbach returns to her alma mater to direct the moving and inspirational show, The Laramie Project to highlight the issues and problems surrounding homophobia. - February 01, 2011

Celebrated Journalist David Brancaccio to Lecture at Adelphi on February 28, 2011

Adelphi University is pleased to host journalist, author and television anchor David Brancaccio. Mr. Brancaccio will give a lecture entitled “Adventures in Economic Disaster: What the Financial Crisis Means for Justice and Jobs in the Next Generation” on Monday, February 28, 2011, at... - January 27, 2011

Award-Winning Author Margaret Atwood to Speak at Adelphi University

Adelphi University is pleased to host acclaimed author Margaret Atwood, who will deliver the Rita Diamandopoulos Lecture in Literature on Monday, March 28, 2011 at 7 p.m. in the Ruth S. Harley University Center’s Thomas Dixon Lovely Ballroom, 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY. The event is free... - January 27, 2011

Adelphi University to Host Journalist Kim Barker

Adelphi University is pleased to host investigative journalist Kim Barker, who will present her lecture “The Taliban Shuffle: A Look at What the US Has Done in Afghanistan and Pakistan, and Why It’s Not Working.” The event will take place on Thursday, March 3, 2011 at 12 p.m. in... - January 27, 2011

Adelphi University to Host Third Annual African American Literary Read-In

Adelphi University is pleased to announce that it will host the third annual African American Literary Read-In, entitled “Herstory/History: Voices from the Journey.” This event, a part of the 22nd national initiative of the African American Literary Read-In celebrated by readers from 49... - January 26, 2011

Adelphi University Elects Ronald B. Lee ’67 to Its Board of Trustees

Alumnus Ronald B. Lee, a member of the class of 1967 at Adelphi, has been elected to the University's Board of Trustees. - January 20, 2011

Prankster Charlie Todd Shows Us How It’s Done at Adelphi University’s Performing Arts Center on February 4

Making its Long Island debut, An Evening With Charlie Todd and Friends: The Improv Everywhere Live Show, is an hour of behind-the-scenes stories followed by a live improv performance. - January 15, 2011

Isaiah Sheffer Hosts Selected Shorts at Adelphi University Featuring Actress Jill Eikenberry and Writer David Rakoff on January 30

The award-winning WNYC public radio program, Selected Shorts, comes to the Performing Arts Center at Adelphi University for a fun filled night of live readings of classical and contemporary works by Joshua Ferris, Dorothy Parker, and more. - December 16, 2010

Adelphi University Presents A Christmas Carol in the Olmsted Theatre on December 18

Under the direction of associate professor Dr. Brian Rose, theatre majors from Adelphi University bring to life the classic Charles Dickens tale, A Christmas Carol. This live reading promises to be plenty of fun for everyone involved. - December 15, 2010

Adelphi University Graduate Students Present at NYASP Conference

On November 12, 2010, four graduate students in Adelphi University’s Gordon F. Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, School Psychology Master’s Program, Laura Bennett ’09, M.A. ’12, Steven Castiglia M.A.’11, Jennifer Rosenberg ’08, M.A. ’11,... - December 12, 2010

Performance Artist Jeff Grow Brings Magic to Adelphi University on December 1, 2010

Illusionist and winner of two Innovative Theatre Awards, Jeff Grow will present his new magic show, The Art of the Con. This show features an evening of artistry that is unlike any other and will leave the audience wanting more. - November 21, 2010

Adelphi University Featured on Colleges of Distinction™ a Leader in Educational Excellence

Adelphi University is featured on, an online guide that takes a fresh look at colleges and universities appealing to students’ unique and varied interests. Based on the opinions of guidance counselors, educators, and admissions professionals, Colleges of... - November 12, 2010

Lori Duggan Gold Joins the Board of Directors of the Long Island Fund for Women and Girls

Adelphi University is pleased to announce that its Vice President for Communications, Lori Duggan Gold, has become a member of the Board of Directors of the Long Island Fund for Women and Girls (LIFWG). As a member of the Board of Directors, Ms. Duggan Gold will serve on the Development Committee... - November 12, 2010

U.N. Special Representative of the Secretary-General Margot Wallström to Speak at Adelphi University on December 2, 2010

Distinguished speaker Margot Wallström to address the Adelphi community on December 2, 2010. - November 10, 2010

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