Monthly Archives / August 2010

New Student Convocation

Niagara University Set to Welcome Incoming Class with New Student Convocation

August 25, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University will officially welcome the newest members of its community to Monteagle Ridge during the university’s annual New Student Convocation ceremony on Friday, August 27, 2010, at 4 p.m. in the Gallagher Center. Instituted in 2003, the New Student Convocation is a one hour event that features remarks by... Read on →

Niagara University Designated as a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs

August 20, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

NU Ranked Among Top 15 Percent of American Schools for Veterans Benefits Niagara University is pleased to announce that it has been designated by G.I. Jobs magazine as a “Military Friendly School” for 2011. The honor ranks Niagara in the top 15 percent of all colleges, universities and trade schools... Read on →

Glynns with Father Levesque

The James and Mary Glynn Family Gives $2 Million Gift to Niagara University

August 19, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Glynn Family Gift Establishes New Vincentian Scholars Program Niagara University announced today that it has received a $2 million gift from James and Mary Glynn and their family. The gift will support important initiatives of the university, including the establishment of the Vincentian Scholars Program at Niagara University. In addition... Read on →

NU Community Service

Niagara Ranked Among the Best by U.S. News & World Report

August 18, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

NU is the only school in WNY recognized for an outstanding program aimed at enriching students’ experience. Niagara University is again listed among the best colleges and universities in the North, according to annual rankings released Aug. 17, 2010, by U.S. News and World Report. NU is listed 58 among... Read on →

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

Accounting Students Receive National Recognition

August 16, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Accounting students from Niagara University’s College of Business Administration were honored with a national award for preparing the most tax returns in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. The award was given at the annual meeting of Beta Alpha Psi in San Jose, Ca., Aug. 5-7. NU students prepared... Read on →

Niagara QIP Announcement

Unprecedented Partnership Designed to Prepare Children for Success in School

August 12, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Quality Improvement Project of Niagara to focus on early childhood opportunities for children in Niagara County Niagara University, along with the United Way of Greater Niagara, the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, the Niagara Area Foundation and local business leaders have partnered to launch the Quality Improvement Project of Niagara.... Read on →