Celebrating Nyack’s School of Nursing Graduates

The CBS reality television show, “Survivor” was bested last week at Nyack College Rockland. It was not an individual whose competitiveness, determination or manipulation produced a victor.

At Nyack’s 2017 Cheryl Phenicie School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony, the “Surviving… […]


Class of 2017….You Did It!

Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary held its 134th commencement ceremony at the Westchester County Center in White Plains on Saturday, May 6 for some 575 graduates of doctoral, graduate and undergraduate degree programs offered at the Rockland County and New York City… […]


NATIONAL NURSES WEEK: Cheryle Phenicie, R.N.

Nyack’s School of Nursing: Namesake of Cheryl Phenicie, R.N.

Cheryl Phenicie’s interest in nursing emerged during her childhood when she would help her dad with his backdoor clinic in Burkina Faso, Africa.

That homegrown passion for serving others set the stage for the… […]


The Nyack College Fishing Club’s Big Catch

Dr. Peter Park, biology professor, concluded the semester with his Nyack College Fishing Club on Never Enuff Fishing Charters with Capt. Anthony Romeo.

Dr. Park says, “A boat trip like this had been anticipated by these students for a very, very long time. Can't tell what… […]


Non-Profit Awards Dr. Jackie Washington Fellowship for Ecology Project in Costa Rica

Nyack College Biology and Chemistry Department Chair Dr. Jacqueline Washington recently returned from what she calls, “one of the most amazing experiences.”

The non-profit science and conservation organization, Ecology Project International (EPI), awarded her an educational fellowship… […]


Seventh Year for Woman…Rite of Passage Ceremony

The annual Crossing Over Ceremony was held on Sunday, April 30, marking the seventh year that Dr. Amy Davis Abdallah has conducted Woman, the rite of passage program for senior female students at Nyack College, along with her colleague Nyack Rockland’s Dean Wanda Velez.

Dr… […]


Meet the 2017-2018 NYC Campus Student Government Officers

Nyack New York City campus student body votes were cast and the 2017-2018 Student Government Association (SGA) officers have been elected.  Pictured: (L-R, front row) Reshma Mohabir, Zoe Prawda and Kristie Vaval; (L-R, back row) Ralph Beck and Wayne Ferugson.

Wayne Ferguson (’19… […]