Week of September 7, 2014 - September 13, 2014

Trip to Clothesline Festival

Add To Your Calendar 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Student Life

Rochester's largest and longest-running fine art and crafts festival is the place to experience live entertainment, sample food from some of Rochester's favorite vendors, visit the museum, and buy original artwork. Admission covered by the Office of Student Development. Free bus transportation departs the Garlock/upper Rinker parking lot at 1:00 p.m. Seating is limited; please reserve your seat by emailing or calling 585.594.6096.

Location: Memorial Art Gallery, downtown Rochester


Monday Community Chapel - "Idols, Distractions...

Add To Your Calendar 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Spiritual Life

Second Part of the Series "What are you living for?"

Pastor Jon Bratt, RWC Chaplain

"Idols, Distractions and other Kingdoms"

Location: Hale Auditorium, CLC

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Dine with the President

Add To Your Calendar 5:00 PM
Student Life

Share your hopes and dreams while enjoying a meal with President Deana Porterfield! This event is limited to 12 students (3 freshmen, 3 sophomores, 3 juniors, and 3 seniors), so RSVP to as soon as possible! Sparkling conversational skills not required! A meal pass will be provided to those not on a meal plan. Sponsored by the Offices of the President and Student Development.

Location: Ellen Stowe Dining Room


Meet the Candidates Reception

Add To Your Calendar 9:00 PM
Student Life

Not sure who to vote for as your Freshman Class of 2018 President, Vice President, Administrative Assistant, and Treasurer? Meet the candidates and decide! Class officers represent the class and plan exciting events. Elections will be held on Tuesday, September 9 from 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. online at or in Garlock during lunch 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and dinner 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location: Ellen Stowe Dining Room


Class of 2018 Elections

Add To Your Calendar 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Student Life

Vote for your class President, Vice-President, Administrative Assistant, & Treasurer! You can vote online at or in Garlock during lunch and dinner. For more information, contact

Location: online

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Modular RN to BS Program, B.S. Info Meeting

Add To Your Calendar 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This Information Meeting will be held at:

Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY 14624
Hastings Building - Room 246

Each meeting lasts approximately 1 hour.


Other Information

Information meeting registration is not required, however, it is highly recommended.  Meeting cancellations are rare, but your registration for the information meeting allows us to notify you.  You may also call our office at 800-777-4792 x6073 or 585/594-6073.

Location: Hastings Room 246

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Auditions for Saturday Night Live

Add To Your Calendar 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Student Life

Audition for the annual Homecoming variety show that is full of music, comedy, videos, and unusual talents, featuring our own Roberts Wesleyan College students. Auditions also occur on Wednesday, September 10. For more details, contact Sponsored by the Student Association Social Life committee. 

Location: Hale Auditorium, CLC


Information Meeting - Syracuse

Add To Your Calendar 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

To attend this or to review future information meeting dates click here. During each meeting we will address the following questions:

  • What is graduate theological education?
  • What is Northeastern Seminary about?
  • Who attends seminary? How is the classroom experience enriched?
  • What are the different degree offerings? Why do people pursue these degrees?
  • What does the curriculum look like?
  • What is the cost and admission process?

For directions to this event click here. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Diana Brunson at 585-594-6804 or email admissions at


Location: 4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, NY 13215


Play-Doh with Plato

Add To Your Calendar 7:30 PM
Student Life

Professor Paul Stewart lights up our Thursday night with Plato as we celebrate National Play-Doh Day. Free Play-Doh will be provided! Sponsored by the Office of Student Development. For more information, contact

Location: Garlock Dining Commons


PTI - Spiritual Discussion "Digging Deeper"

Add To Your Calendar 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Spiritual Life

Pardon the Interuption - Resident Director Julianne Dusendang leading spiritual life discussions

each one receives one spiritual life credit

Location: CLC - Room 219

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Faith and Science Luncheon

Add To Your Calendar 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Biology & Chemistry | Comp. Sci./Math/Physics

Each semester the Department of Biochemical Sciences and the Department of Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics, offers lunch to department students and faculty to discuss topics related to our Christian Faith and science. Talks are followed by a lively, informal and moderated discussion.

Lunch is free! Sign-up is required. (Sign-up lists are posted the week of event.)

Location: SSC


Blood Drive

Add To Your Calendar 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Student Life

Give the gift of life by donating blood. To schedule an appointment, call 585.594.6096 or email

Location: Family Life Center, Pearce Church


Enactus Poverty Simulation

Add To Your Calendar 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Student Life

It’s EXPENSIVE to be POOR! Put yourself in the shoes of those less fortunate than you! 'Free to Fly' is in conjunction with the Roberts Enactus team and is hosting a Poverty Simulation event where you will have the opportunity to experience the trials and tribulations 46.5 million Americans face every single day. There are only 123 spots open, so act fast! You can make your donation and get your ticket online at the Roberts Enactus website:

Location: Shewan Recital Hall, CLC

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Math and Science Departments' Fall Picnic

Add To Your Calendar 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Biology & Chemistry | Comp. Sci./Math/Physics

This is a fun filled picnic for students, faculty, and staff that are in the 

Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences and 

the Department of Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics.

Sign-up outside SSC Room 217A.

Location: SSC Lawn near the clock tower.


George Bernard Shaw’s “The Philanderer"

Add To Your Calendar 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

The Philanderer 

a play by George Bernard Shaw

Presented by
Classics Theater of Rochester

Saturday, September 13, 2014

8:00 p.m. – Cox Hall Auditorium

Free Admission.  All are welcome!

Classics Theater of Rochester presents George Bernard Shaw’s “The Philanderer,” whose title character gets involved with a widow, another lady, her sister, both of their fathers and a fumbling doctor, with hilarious results, all the while lampooning conventional Victorian mores. The play is directed by James Landers, who earned an Excellence in Directing Award (TANYS-2013) for last year’s production of “Mrs. Warren’s Profession.”

This event is sponsored by the Roberts Wesleyan College Cultural Enrichment Committee.

Contact Dr. Matthew Moore for further information by calling 585.594.6786 or e-mail

Location: Cox Hall Auditorium