Monthly Archives / February 2010

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Niagara University to Provide Free Tax Help

February 22, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Accounting students from Niagara University’s College of Business Administration will again provide free tax assistance to members of the Niagara Falls community this tax season. The program, called Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), is sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service. “Niagara University has participated in this program for many years,”... Read on →


Former Niagara University President, the Rev. John G. Nugent, C.M., Passes Away

February 9, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

The Rev. John G. Nugent, C.M., the 21st president of Niagara University, passed yesterday at the St. Catherine’s Infirmary in Philadelphia, Pa., from natural causes. Father Nugent was 87. “The entire Niagara University family is mourning the loss of Father John Nugent,” said the Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., president... Read on →


Kate Clifford Larson, Author of Harriet Tubman Biography, Spoke at Niagara University on Feb. 4

February 2, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

The author of a noted biography of Harriet Tubman was the featured speaker at an event to celebrate an important facet of our region’s history in the Underground Railroad movement. The event, held Feb. 4 at Niagara University’s Castellani Art Museum, also commemorated the recent establishment of the Niagara... Read on →

Niagara University Introduces the Vincentian Scholars Program

February 2, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Scholarship program will create a partnership with area agencies to work together to alleviate poverty and social injustice. Niagara University is pleased to be launching the Vincentian Scholars Program, an intensive service and learning experience for highly qualified undergraduate students. Through this program, the university, its students and community... Read on →

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College of Hospitality to Host Dining Events for Community

February 2, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

The culinary skills of students in Niagara University’s College of Hospitality and Tourism Management will be showcased during a series of fine dining events for the community. The dinners, which feature a set menu of two appetizers, entrée, dessert and beverage, will be held on Thursdays beginning March 4.... Read on →