• Hungary

    The first Niagara University alumni chapter outside of North America was established in Budapest this October.

  • Hungary

    Father James J. Maher, C.M., stands for a photo next to a statue of Ronald Reagan in Budapest's Liberty Square.

  • Hungary

    Dr. Péter Forgách says a few words after receiving Niagara University's Caritas Medal from Father Maher.

  • Hungary

    Father Maher and Jaclyn Rossi, ’08, M.S.Ed.’10, associate director of alumni engagement, connected with Kathleen, ’69, and Brian Mylod, ’68, while in Hungary.

  • Hungary

    Jaclyn Rossi, Father Maher and Dr. Hung Le, vice president for international relations, spent time with Ferenc Nagy, ’05.

  • Hungary

    Father Maher enjoys a Hungarian dinner with Niagara University (and Calasanctius Training Program) graduates.

As the Berlin Wall was being razed in the early 1990s, Dr. Péter Forgách was watching closely from afar. The young, Hungarian-born medical doctor had been practicing ophthalmology in Buffalo for years yet remained concerned about his birth country’s capacity to establish an effective democratic government. In 1994, Dr. Forgách and... Read on →

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Business, Marketing Students Learn Commodification on Farm of NU Alumnus

October 30, 2014

A group of Niagara University MBA students joined members of the Niagara University Marketing Association (NUMA) for a “field trip” to the family farm of 1978 alumnus Ed Brennan... Read on →

Sweeney Todd Takes the NU Stage in November

October 30, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Just perfect for the dark nights of autumn, from Nov. 6 to 16, NU Theatre presents Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh... Read on →

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Leadership Niagara Establishing Offices at Niagara University

October 30, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Leadership Niagara’s executive offices will be housed at Niagara University beginning this fall, thanks to a memorandum of understanding signed by the institutions Monday. The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M.,... Read on →

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Niagara Athletics Ties Highest Graduation Success Rate

October 29, 2014

The Graduation Success Rate (GSR) of Niagara University student-athletes is seven percent higher than the Division I national average, according to figures released Tuesday by the National Collegiate Athletic... Read on →