Monthly Archives / September 2014

WhoToldYouNU

Tell Your Friends About NU, Win Prizes

September 30, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Just by telling your friends about Niagara University’s Open House on Saturday, you could win an assortment of prizes. It’s that easy. Here’s how it works: Use the hashtag #WhoToldYouNU to tweet and post about Niagara University on social media, particularly as a way to encourage attendance at NU’s undergraduate open house... Read on →

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Niagara University Will Host 2015 Conference on New York State History

September 30, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Members of New York State’s history community will meet for the 36th annual Conference on New York State History when it convenes at Niagara University on June 18-20, 2015. Paul S. D’Ambrosio, president and CEO of the New York State Historical Association, notes that “New York’s historians include university scholars,... Read on →

Illumination! Castellani Art Museum's 12th Annual Gala

“Illumination!” The Castellani Art Museum’s 12th Annual Gala is Set for October 18, 2014

September 27, 2014  |  by Susan Clements

The Hon. & Mrs. John LaFalce are serving as honorary chairs for the Castellani Art Museum’s 12th Annual Gala, “Illumination!” The event is set for Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. at the museum on the campus of Niagara University. The annual event, which features exciting silent and live... Read on →

Vincentian Heritage Convocation

Bishop Chappetto, Fr. Carney, Quarantello & 3 NU Employees Honored During Convocation

September 26, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Six individuals were honored during Niagara University’s annual Vincentian Heritage Convocation, held Sept. 25, 2014. The event, which takes place during the university’s celebration of Vincentian Heritage Week, recognizes the extraordinary contributions of university employees, alumni and community leaders. The Most Rev. Raymond F. Chappetto, D.D., V.G., V.E., ’67, received an... Read on →

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Niagara University Signs MOU with Hand in Hand for Haiti

September 25, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University signed a memorandum of understanding Tuesday with a Haiti-based humanitarian organization founded by an NU alumnus. The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., Niagara president, and Ed Brennan, ’78, inked the agreement during Vincentian Heritage Week, the university’s annual celebration of its heritage. Brennan founded Hand in Hand for Haiti as... Read on →

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Golisano Center Nets Sustainability Award from Greater Buffalo Building Owners Association

September 24, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s B. Thomas Golisano Center for Integrated Sciences was recently presented with the 2014 Sustainability Award from the Greater Buffalo Building Owners & Managers Association (BOMA). The presentation took place during the association’s annual awards luncheon on Sept. 17 at Acqua Restaurant in Buffalo. More than 80 BOMA members... Read on →

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Niagara University Named to Victory Media’s 2015 ‘Military Friendly Schools’ List

September 23, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds. NU has become a fixture in the Victory Media rankings, as well as other lists that recognize institutions that are doing the most to embrace America’s military... Read on →

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Annual Convocation Highlights Vincentian Heritage Week at Niagara University

September 22, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Vincentian Heritage Week, an annual celebration of Niagara University’s rich history of education and service in the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul, will take place Sept. 22-26, 2014. Also known as Founder’s Week, Vincentian Heritage Week is a way for the university community to pay homage to St. Vincent,... Read on →

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NU Assists in Justice Center’s New Statewide Criminal Justice Training Academy

September 20, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The NYS Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs (Justice Center), which was established by Governor Cuomo and the Legislature, launched its new Criminal Justice Training Academy for law enforcement officers on Aug. 20. In his 2014 State of the State address, the governor directed the Justice... Read on →

Meet the Accountants

Students Relish Opportunity to ‘Meet the Accounting and Finance Pros’

September 19, 2014

Students in the College of Business Administration were invited to the annual Meet the Accounting and Finance Professionals Night, held in the Castellani Art Museum on Tuesday, Sept 16. The event gave accounting and finance students the opportunity to meet and network with representatives from local accounting firms, banks, insurance... Read on →

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