Category / Advancement

Run Against Hunger Check

Niagara University’s First ‘Run Against Hunger’ Nets $1,600 for Heart, Love & Soul

April 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Announcements, Campus Events, Community Outreach, President's Office

Nearly 100 runners braved rainy and windy conditions to participate in the first-ever “Run Against Hunger” held on the Niagara University campus last Saturday morning. The 5K race raised $1,600 for the Heart, Love and Soul food pantry and dining room in downtown Niagara Falls. View additional photos The event was part... Read on →

NU Gives Thanks

Institutional Advancement Inviting Students to Dress Up, Take Photos, Give Thanks

April 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Announcements, Campus Events, Community Outreach, Students

Niagara University’s Office of Institutional Advancement will supply the purple hairspray and body paint, props and photographer. All it asks of students is that they show up and have fun. If the students sign some cards to express their gratitude to Niagara’s most generous donors, even better. The cards and photos... Read on →

Maher

Father James J. Maher, C.M., Inaugurated as 26th President of Niagara University

April 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Academic Exploration Program, Academic Support, Accounting, Admissions, Advancement, Alumni, Announcements, Applied Urban Ministry, Athletics, Board of Trustees, Border Community Service, Campus Activities, Campus Events, Campus Ministry, Career Services, Castellani Art Museum, Chemistry, College of Arts & Sciences, College of Business Administration, College of Education, College of Hospitality & Tourism, Commencement, Commerce, Communication Studies, Community Outreach, Continuing Education, Counseling Services, Criminal Justice, EAGLE Leadership, Economics, Employment, English, Faculty, Family Business Center, Finance, Graduate Admissions, Graduate Education & Counseling, Health Services, History, Institute for Civic Engagement, International Relations, Kiernan Recreation Center, Management, Marketing, MBA, MISA, Modern and Classical Langauges, NCLEA, Niagara Center for Supply Chain Excellence, Niagara Index, NUOP, Nursing, NUSGA, Philosophy, President's Office, Psychology, ReNU, Research, Residence Life, Ridge Report, ROTC, Social Work, Sociology, Staff, Students, Study Abroad, Sustainability, Theatre, Undergraduate Admissions, Veterans

The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., was formally inaugurated as Niagara University’s 26th president during a ceremony held April 4, 2014, in the Gallagher Center. The event served as the centerpiece of a full week of activities intended to celebrate the university’s rich heritage of academic excellence and community service. View... Read on →

ED Symposium

Economic Development Forum Held as Part of Inauguration Week at NU

April 4, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Announcements, Campus Events, Career Services, College of Business Administration, Community Outreach, Economics, Faculty, Family Business Center, Institute for Civic Engagement, MBA, President's Office, ReNU

Although the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., has yet to be formally inaugurated as the 26th president of Niagara University, the campus community has been cognizant of his focus on increasing the university’s role as an economic development incubator since he assumed the President’s Office last August. Fittingly, as part... Read on →

Gregory Gay, C.M.

Remarks by Vincentian Superior General Highlight Symposium

April 3, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Alumni, Announcements, Board of Trustees, Campus Events, Campus Ministry, Community Outreach, Faculty, Institute for Civic Engagement, President's Office

Niagara University is celebrating the inauguration of its 26th president, the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., tomorrow and has a full week of activities planned to commemorate the occasion, as well as the institution’s rich heritage. A symposium was held today in the Alumni Chapel to address the topic of... Read on →

Castellani Art Museum

Huffington Post Tabs Castellani Art Museum as a Top Art Destination in New York

March 28, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Alumni, Announcements, Castellani Art Museum

Western New Yorkers have long known that the Castellani Art Museum is a jewel in the crown of New York’s artistic landscape. Others are catching on as well, as evidenced by the Huffington Post’s recent inclusion of the museum on its list of the best art destinations in the... Read on →

Gioia

Second Annual Poverty Conference Brings Community Together to Advocate for the Poor

March 11, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Alumni, Announcements, Campus Events, Community Outreach, Faculty, Institute for Civic Engagement, President's Office, ReNU

The statistics are alarming. According to a community report released by the John R. Oishei Foundation’s Mobile Safety-Net Team, poverty in Niagara Falls is growing, while the city’s population is shrinking. The number of Niagara Falls residents living in poverty has grown 2 percent since 2000, a significant change when... Read on →

Burns

Tom Burns Running to Raise Funds for Heart Health

February 26, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Announcements, Community Outreach, Staff

For once, Tom Burns is the news. Within the last week, Niagara University’s associate vice president of communications has been featured in The Buffalo News and the Metro Source, and on WGRZ Channel 2, WKBW Channel 7 and Time Warner Cable News. Burns’ run of airtime comes nearly a year after... Read on →

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Flanagan, Nguyen, Chiampou Named to Board of Trustees

February 21, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Alumni, Announcements, Board of Trustees, President's Office

The Rev. Patrick Flanagan, C.M., Ph.D., ’87, the Rev. Michael M. Nguyen, C.M., and Charles W. Chiampou, C.P.A., J.D., ’76, have been named to the Board of Trustees of Niagara University. Their elections were announced by the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., president of the university. Father Flanagan is an... Read on →

Student Lobby Day

NU Students Visit Albany to Lobby for Financial Aid

February 19, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman
Advancement, Announcements, College of Arts & Sciences, College of Business Administration, College of Education, College of Hospitality & Tourism, Marketing, NUSGA, Students

Advocating for student financial aid isn’t easy. Just ask Matt Nadler and Kalene Faricellie. Last week, the Niagara University Student Government Association representatives, clad in their Sunday best, were excused from a day of classes – okay, that part wasn’t that bad – to traverse 300 miles to the state... Read on →

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