Monthly Archives / October 2012


Sophomore Sarah Page Publishes First Novel

October 30, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Sarah Page is a Niagara University sophomore. Scratch that. Sarah Page is a published Niagara University sophomore. The Amulet, a novel that Page began writing during her freshman year at Frontier Central High School in Hamburg, hit bookshelves in late July. It is described by Page as a historical fantasy novel... Read on →

Classes, Business Resume Tuesday, Oct. 30

October 29, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is OPEN for classes and business on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012.... Read on →

Office of Continuing Education Seeks Community Instructors

October 29, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

If you know a foreign language, how to play an instrument, are adept at making home repairs, or have another hidden talent, this may be your chance to teach a class. Niagara University’s Office of Continuing Education is seeking instructors for its catalog of spring 2013 courses. The department has... Read on →

Dr. Thomas Chambers

Castellani Art Museum Presents Lecture and Book-signing by Dr. Thomas Chambers

October 25, 2012  |  by Susan Clements

The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University continues its series of Sunday afternoon lectures related to the exhibition The Picturesque and War: Visual and Literary Aspects of 19th Century Tourism with a lecture and book-signing by Dr. Thomas Chambers. The program will take place Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, from 2... Read on →

MBA Program Offering Finance Tracks That Lead to CFP Certification

October 23, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Students who may be interested in careers in financial planning and investment management now have two more options to help them realize their goals. Niagara University’s MBA Office is offering tracks in financial planning and strategic wealth management, which, upon completion, will provide students with the educational requirements to sit... Read on →

Niagara University Fall Open House Slated for October 27

October 22, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is opening its doors to prospective students Saturday, Oct. 27, from 12 to 3:30 p.m. The university’s Fall Open House is an excellent opportunity for prospective students and their families to obtain information and ask questions relevant to their academic and extracurricular interests. Attendees will be able to... Read on →


RR: Men’s Hockey, Mental Health Awareness, Late Nite Niagara and 4K for Cancer

October 19, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Jacey Diez takes her first turn as anchor of The Ridge Report, Niagara University’s student-produced newscast. The freshman touches on topics that include the men’s ice hockey season opener, a presentation on mental health awareness, Late Nite Niagara’s Country Night and an information session on the 4K for Cancer fundraising... Read on →


NU Offering New B.A. Program in Art History with Museum Studies

October 19, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Starting in the fall of 2013, Niagara University will offer a new bachelor’s degree program in art history with museum studies. The New York State Department of Education approved the B.A. program this week, which will offer a scholarly study of art, culture and museums while also focusing on professional... Read on →


Niagara University Holding Election Events to Engage Campus

October 18, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Understanding that today’s global society requires citizens that are knowledgeable in the political process, Niagara University is offering a dynamic series of debates, videos, presentations and watch parties to spotlight the 2012 presidential election. Voting with Your Conscience Oct. 10, 6 p.m., Dunleavy 127 Featuring Dr. Charles C. Camosy, professor of theology at... Read on →


NU, BN 360, Alliance Advisory Group Hosting Event to Support Buffalo Vet Center

October 18, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

November is Veterans’ Awareness Month and three local organizations are kicking it off with an event to support the cause. Niagara University, Buffalo Niagara 360, a program of the Buffalo Niagara Partnership, and Alliance Advisory Group Inc. (AAG) are teaming up to present “Happy Hour For-A-Cause,” a networking event for... Read on →

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