Monthly Archives / June 2009

Carol Coletta

Carol Coletta Speaks at NU, Says “Talent” Key to a City’s Success

June 22, 2009  |  by Michael Freedman

Carol Coletta, president and chief executive officer of CEOs for Cities, spoke at Niagara University on March 24 as part of The Niagara Bi-National Education Partnership Speaker Series, a joint venture between the university and Niagara College in Ontario. Coletta’s talk, “The Upside of Down: When Imagination Matters,” stressed... Read on →

Jessica Bill

Niagara University Theatre Names Second Recipient Of The Julie Burdick Memorial Scholarship

June 13, 2009  |  by Michael Freedman

Dr. Sharon Watkinson, chair of Niagara University’s department of theater and fine arts, announced that theater studies senior Jessica Bill of Arkport, N.Y., is the second recipient of the Julie Burdick Memorial Scholarship, named after alumna Julie Burdick, ’03. Burdick passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 27, 2007, and her parents,... Read on →

Niagara University’s Mitchell Alegre Honored By New York Leadership Educators Consortium

June 4, 2009  |  by Michael Freedman

Mitchell Alegre, coordinator for special projects in Niagara University’s Office of Campus Activities, was awarded the New York Leadership Educators Consortium’s (NYLEC) Tom Matthews Visionary Award in recognition of outstanding service to the field of leadership development and for continued commitment to furthering the field of leadership education. The... Read on →