• 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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EMT Training Programs Honored by Mount St. Mary’s Hospital

May 6, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s training programs for emergency medical technicians will be recognized with the Excellence in Education Award from the EmStar Emergency Department of Mount St. Mary’s Hospital and Health... Read on →

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NU Holding Community ‘Garage Sale’ May 21-22

May 6, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is organizing an end-of-year community garage sale for the third year in a row. The public event will take place in the Kiernan Center on Thursday, May... Read on →

Bohdan Pikas, professor of marketing, was inducted into the SALUTE honor society by Karl Hinterberger, assistant coordinator of veterans services.

Professor Pikas Inducted into Veterans Honor Society

May 6, 2015  |  by Melissa Heidt

Bohdan Pikas, professor of marketing, was an honorary inductee into the Niagara University chapter of the SALUTE veterans honor society during a ceremony held April 29, 2015. SALUTE is the... Read on →

Tom Lowe, director of ReNU Niagara, received Leadership Niagara's Emerging Leader of the Year Award on April 29. Pictured are Maureen Wendt, board chair of Leadership Niagara, Molly Anderson, LN executive director, Lowe, and Seth Piccirillo, director of community development in Niagara Falls.

Tom Lowe Named ‘Emerging Leader of the Year’ by Leadership Niagara

April 30, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Tom Lowe, director of ReNU Niagara, was named Leadership Niagara’s Emerging Leader of the Year during the organization’s annual awards luncheon, held yesterday at the Conference Center Niagara Falls. Lowe... Read on →