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Seahawk Spotlight: Amplifying community voices and dialogue, earning accolades, and touring Nasdaq
February 23, 2024
The February 2024 edition of Seahawk Spotlight, an occasional roundup covering campus happenings and student, faculty and staff accolades.
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Balancing basketball and nursing, Marisa Sanchez-Henry '24 works back from ACL injury to Senior Day
February 21, 2024
Sanchez-Henry is looking forward to playing basketball again after recovering from an ACL injury and then graduating with a degree in nursing.
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Wagner College chooses community-focused leader as president-elect
February 20, 2024
The Board of Trustees announced the unanimous appointment of Dr. Jeffrey A. Doggett. The new president’s term begins July 1, 2024.
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Take a bow: Wagner College Head of Dance Rusty Curcio wins statewide award for outstanding teaching artist
February 9, 2024
The New York State Dance Education Association honored Curcio this month for his dedication to students.
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Claire M. Fagin, icon of nursing who started at Wagner College, dies at 97
February 2, 2024
For Claire M. Fagin ’48 H’93, who died on Jan. 16, 2024, it all began as a student at Wagner College.
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Protecting New York City's 'Greenest Borough'
February 1, 2024
Wagner community members are invited to the second annual Forum for a Sustainable Future.
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Join Wagner College in celebrating Black History Month 2024
January 31, 2024
Check out the full list of events happening on campus this Black History Month.
No laughing matter: Wagner College alum Joel Richardson writes memoir on comedy and more
January 25, 2024
The stand-up comedian and entertainment venue owner credits Wagner College with launching his career.
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Dr. Rhoda Frumkin, shining light in any classroom, dies at 74
January 19, 2024
Frumkin's death on Jan. 2 sent waves of grief through the Wagner College Education Department, where she served as a faculty member for 19 years.
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The year in review: 2023 at Wagner College
December 14, 2023
Another impressive year at Wagner College, setting us up for an exciting 2024.
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Star Search: Alumna Christina Brunetti ’14 recruits for Disney while keeping roots at Wagner College
December 14, 2023
Brunetti is fortunate that her Wagner College connections helped her land a career with The Walt Disney Co. She’s glad to give back to the school via the Women’s Professional Network.


Wagner College was one of only 50 colleges throughout the country that was included in a highly exclusive new guide to best-value schools published by Princeton Review, “Colleges That Create Futures: 50 Schools That Launch Careers by Going Beyond the Classroom”
The New York Times ranked Wagner College #6 on a list of the highest “value added” colleges in the nation. "Common Sense" columnist James B. Stewart worked with Brookings Institution fellow Jonathan Rockwell on a scale measuring the value added by a college to what its students bring with them to campus.
Wagner grads' salaries in top 12% nationwide on PayScale 2020-21 College Salary Report
For the ninth time, Wagner College appeared on the Forbes magazine's America’s Top Colleges list, which includes less than 25% of American schools. Forbes ranking is based on the return on investment and outcomes that schools deliver for their students.
Wagner College was named one of America’s best colleges in the 2023 edition of the Princeton Review’s “Best 388 Colleges” guide. Special kudos went to the Wagner College Theatre program, which was ranked #3 on the list of the country's Best College Theaters.

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