• NU senior Kimberly Alexander built a lake-bottom water-sampling device and deployed it from a research boat on Lake Erie. She presented her results on the impact of mussels on toxic algae growth at this year's Undergraduate Research Conference.

    NU senior Kimberly Alexander built a lake-bottom water-sampling device and deployed it from a research boat on Lake Erie. She presented her results on the impact of mussels on toxic algae growth at this year's Undergraduate Research Conference.

  • Senior Krista Dean analyzed a recent lawsuit filed by former NFL players regarding traumatic brain injuries.

    Senior Krista Dean analyzed a recent lawsuit filed by former NFL players regarding traumatic brain injuries.

  • Sophomore Zachary Mariani pieced together a complex biochemistry research project aimed at finding an affordable synthetic option for cancer treatment.

    Sophomore Zachary Mariani pieced together a complex biochemistry research project aimed at finding an affordable synthetic option for cancer treatment.

  • Junior Alexander Carruthers researched how the geographical location of a police precinct impacts crime in the surrounding areas.

    Junior Alexander Carruthers researched how the geographical location of a police precinct impacts crime in the surrounding areas.

  • Sophomore Janine Cubello’s research focused on altering molecules in the hopes of enhancing treatment for cancer patients.

    Sophomore Janine Cubello’s research focused on altering molecules in the hopes of enhancing treatment for cancer patients.

  • Students Jonathan Sandonato, Muhammet Bakan and Michael Crockett developed applications to help alleviate distracted driving.

    Students Jonathan Sandonato, Muhammet Bakan and Michael Crockett developed applications to help alleviate distracted driving.

At Niagara University, students have the rare opportunity to conduct their own original research as undergraduates. Their research projects are conducted under the close, year-long tutelage of NU professors and showcased at the annual Undergraduate Research Conference, which is sponsored by the university’s Honors Program. This year’s conference, held April... Read on →

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Eta Sigma Delta

Thirteen NU Students Inducted Into International Hospitality and Tourism Honor Society

April 28, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Thirteen Niagara University students were inducted into Eta Sigma Delta, the international hospitality and tourism management honor society, during a ceremony held April 24 in St. Vincent’s Hall. Eta Sigma... Read on →

STEM Camp

Children’s Summer STEM Camps Returning to NU

April 28, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s College of Education, for several years, has sought to provide access to quality science, technology, engineering, and math education for children – especially girls and low-income youths, who... Read on →

Walk A Mile

NU Community ‘Walks a Mile’ to Raise Sexual Assault Awareness

April 27, 2015

On Thursday, April 23, Niagara University held its first-ever Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® event. The event drew a total of 125 students, including members of NU’s Army... Read on →

Day of Recognition

35th Annual Day of Recognition Celebrates NU’s College of Arts & Sciences

April 27, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

The 35th Day of Recognition was held by Niagara University’s College of Arts and Sciences on Friday, April 24, 2015. Hundreds of Niagara University students were honored for their achievements... Read on →