Monthly Archives / October 2010

Dr. Praetzel, Father Levesque and John Furlong

Olympic CEO John Furlong Honored at NU’s College of Hospitality & Tourism Management Convocation

October 29, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

John Furlong, chief executive officer of the organizing committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver, appeared before a standing room-only crowd in Niagara University’s Alumni Chapel on Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010 to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award. The award presentation was the highlight of an... Read on →

NU President’s Dinner Scheduled for Nov. 13, 2010

October 19, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Members of two prominent Western New York families will be honored at the annual Niagara University President’s Dinner on Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010, at the Seneca Niagara Casino Hotel Event Center in Niagara Falls, N.Y. The Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., will be recognized on the occasion of the 10th... Read on →

Dr. Bonnie Rose

Dr. Bonnie Rose Receives Award from Niagara YWCA

October 7, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is pleased to announce that Dr. Bonnie Rose, the university’s executive vice president and vice president of academic affairs, was honored by the YWCA of Niagara at the organization’s annual “Tribute to Women” event, which was held on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. Dr. Rose received the YWCA’s 2010... Read on →

Vincentian Heritage Convocation

NU Recognizes Six at 2010 Vincentian Heritage Convocation

October 5, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman

Six Niagara University alumni were recognized on Sept. 30, 2010 as part of a convocation celebrating Vincentian Heritage Week. Paul M. McManus, ’65, who achieved world-class distinction in the hospitality industry with Leading Hotels of the World, was inducted into the “Niagara Legacy – Alumni of Distinction.” McManus, as president... Read on →