• 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 →

Recent News

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 →

Niagara University’s Academic Exploration Program received the National Academic Advising Association's Outstanding Institutional Advising Program Award today. Pictured is AEP director Stephanie Currie.

NU’s Program for Undeclared Students Receives National Advising Award

April 24, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s innovative program that helps undeclared students find a major that best suits their needs and talents – while making sure they graduate on time – is being... Read on →

ROTC Awards Ceremony

ROTC Cadets Recognized During Spring 2015 Awards Ceremony

April 24, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

The Niagara University ROTC program held its annual spring awards ceremony at the Castellani Art Museum on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Congratulations to the following cadets: Niagara County Service Officer Award: Andrew... Read on →

Beta Alpha Psi Executive Board Members Alicia Sowinski, Caton Charleston, Brian Meindl and Matthew Peterson, with Prof. Aquino, Dr. Shawn Daly, dean, and Prof. Joe Winter

Twenty Inducted into Beta Alpha Psi Honor Society

April 24, 2015  |  by Melissa Heidt

Twenty students were inducted into Niagara University’s Lambda Chi chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, the international honor society and service organization for accounting, finance, and information systems students, on April... Read on →