Monthly Archives / January 2010

The Family of the Late Dr. Lawrence Jacobs Gives $1 Million Gift

January 21, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Announcements, Board of Trustees, College of Arts & Sciences, President's Office, Students

Niagara University announced today that it has received a $1 million gift from the family of the late Dr. Lawrence D. Jacobs, a member of the university’s class of 1961. The gift will be applied toward the construction of the university’s new science facility. “Niagara was a very special place... Read on →

Len Crispino to Speak at Niagara University Commencement in Toronto

January 14, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman
Announcements, College of Education, Commencement, Graduate Education & Counseling, President's Office, Students

Niagara University will award degrees to 162 graduates at its third commencement in Ontario on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at 7 p.m. at the Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. Len Crispino, Ontario Chamber of Commerce president and CEO, will deliver the commencement address and receive the university’s Founders... Read on →

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Niagara University Receives $1.5 Million for Construction Projects

January 11, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Announcements, College of Education, Graduate Education & Counseling, President's Office, Students

Niagara University has received $1.5 million toward two major capital projects from the Higher Education Capital Matching Grants Program. The award will be applied to the construction of the university’s Academic Complex, home to the colleges of Business Administration and Education; and to the renovation of the Gallagher Center... Read on →

Wal-Mart Grant to Fund ReNU Niagara’s Gardening Workshops

January 11, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman
Announcements, Community Outreach, ReNU, Students

ReNU Niagara, Niagara University’s community outreach program, has received a $1,000 grant from the Wal-Mart Foundation through the company’s Military Road store. The grant money will be used to support a series of six gardening workshops that will be offered through ReNU Niagara’s Fresh Food for the Falls Environmental... Read on →