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College Holds Free Community Environmental Workshops Funded by O&R

July 19, 2021

Dominican College is holding free workshops to educate local residents about the environment and to teach them how to become good stewards of our communities.  The workshops are free and are funded through a grant from Orange & Rockland Utilities. Regina Alvarez, Ph.D.,  Dominican College Assistant Professor of Biology and Instructor at the New York… Read More »

Dominican College Teams Up with RCC to Help Students Earn Bachelor’s Degree

July 14, 2021

Dominican College and Rockland Community College (RCC) in Suffern, NY, have signed a Dual Admission Agreement to encourage students to earn a bachelor’s degree. The agreement guarantees that RCC students who successfully complete their associate degree will be admitted to Dominican College. “This agreement helps to support and encourage RCC students who would like to… Read More »

Head of Vaccine Development at Pfizer Delivers Commencement Address

June 28, 2021

Kathrin U. Jansen, Ph.D., Senior Vice President and Head of Vaccine Research and Development, Pfizer Inc., wished the Dominican College Class of 2021 “a lifetime of joyful learning and meaningful accomplishments” at the 67th Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, June 27, 2021,  at the Palisades Credit Union Park in Pomona, NY. During her Commencement Address,… Read More »

Class of 2020 PT Graduates Attain 100% Board Pass Rate

June 3, 2021

For the third year in a row, 100% of Dominican College physical therapy graduates have passed the board exam within one year of graduation.  In addition to this achievement, the Class of 2020 Doctor of Physical Therapy students also had a 100% graduation rate. Emil Euaparadorn, PT, DSc, Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, attributes… Read More »

County Executives Upbeat During Palisades Institute Forum.

June 3, 2021

After facing enormous leadership challenges over the past year because of COVID, regional leaders said they finally see the light at the end of the tunnel during the annual County Executive Forum on June 2, 2021.   The forum was held via Zoom and featured Rockland County Executive Ed Day and Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus. … Read More »

NY Fed Researcher Discusses Economic Recovery After COVID

May 24, 2021

The message of the annual Outlook on the Economy presentation on May 18, 2021, was that the regional economy has shown signs of improvement now that COVID cases are down and vaccinations are on the rise. Jason Bram, a research officer with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, was the guest speaker during the… Read More »

Occupational Therapy Program Receives 10-Year Accreditation

May 20, 2021

The master’s level Occupational Therapy Program at Dominican College has been accredited for 10 years – the maximum period that can be granted to an occupational therapy educational program. The determination was made by the Accreditation Council of Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE), which accredits schools for five, seven, or 10 years based upon a self-study… Read More »

Baseball Team Wins CACC Title

May 18, 2021

The Dominican College baseball team won the 2021 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Championship on May 15, 2021 with a stunning 6-5 victory over the south second seed, Thomas Jefferson University, in a game played at Alumni Field in Philadelphia, PA. DC’s win secured the 18th CACC Championship in program history The game was scoreless… Read More »

Students Share Liberal Arts Research Projects Online

April 30, 2021

Dominican College faculty and students were determined to move ahead with this year’s Liberal Arts Research Day after last year’s in-person event was cancelled due to COVID.  With hard work and ingenuity, students shared their capstone research projects on a website that showcases the research in communication studies, health sciences, and biology. “While this was… Read More »

Men’s Golf Team Wins 2021 CACC Championship

April 21, 2021

The Dominican College men’s golf team won the 2021 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Golf Championship held April 19, 2021 at White Beeches Golf and Country Club in Haworth, NJ. This is the program’s fourth CACC Tournament Championship with the others coming in 2001, 2002 and 2018. As a team, the Chargers finished with a… Read More »

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