Ndaba Mandela Visits NU to Reflect on Grandfather’s Legacy

January 22, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

  • Ndaba Mandela

    Ndaba Mandela, the grandson of Nelson Mandela, spoke in front of a packed Castellani Art Museum on Tuesday, Jan. 20.

  • Ndaba Mandela
  • Ndaba Mandela
  • Father Maher

    The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., Niagara University president, welcomed Mandela to Western New York.

  • Downs, Mandela, Maher

    Dr. Timothy Downs, provost, is pictured with Mandela and Father Maher.

A standing-room-only crowd welcomed the grandson of Nelson Mandela to Niagara University’s Castellani Art Museum on Jan. 20. Ndaba Mandela, in an hour-long keynote address, spoke of the laughs, laments and lessons learned from living with an iconic grandfather who went from prisoner to president, and built a nation. The event... Read on →

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