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Father Maher Carries ‘Flame of Hope’ Six Miles for Special Olympics

June 2, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Figuratively speaking, Niagara University carries the torch for individuals with developmental disabilities through its many outreach services and academic programs. The institution’s president, the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., did so in the literal sense when he got a local leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics underway on... Read on →

Commencement

Will, McManus, Elliott Highlight Commencement 2014

May 12, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The first Niagara University commencement exercises under the presidency of the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., were indeed memorable. The festivities kicked off Thursday, May 8 (view photos), with the awarding of advanced degrees to 364 students, including eight who were the first recipients of doctoral degrees from NU since... Read on →

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Niagara University, Niagara Catholic, Buffalo Diocese Sign Memorandum of Understanding

May 9, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University, Niagara Catholic and the Catholic Diocese of Buffalo held a signing ceremony today to enter into a formal memorandum of understanding. The MOU was signed by the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., president of Niagara University; Judith Nolan Powell, chair of the Niagara Catholic board of trustees; and... Read on →

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

April 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

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 →

Gregory Gay, C.M.

Remarks by Vincentian Superior General Highlight Symposium

April 3, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

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 →

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Flanagan, Nguyen, Chiampou Named to Board of Trustees

February 21, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

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 →

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New Scholarship Established in Honor of Father Levesque

November 12, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University announced today a new endowed scholarship in recognition of former president Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., and his lasting, positive impact on the school. The Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., Endowed Scholarship, announced during Niagara’s President’s Scholarship Dinner on Saturday, will be available to first-year NU students who... Read on →

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Niagara University Honors Father Levesque, Catholic Health at President’s Scholarship Dinner

November 10, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University presented awards to the fourth-longest tenured president in the institution’s proud history and the second-largest hospital system in Western New York during its annual President’s Scholarship Dinner on Nov. 9, 2013, at the Seneca Niagara Casino Hotel and Event Center. Click here to view photos from the event. More... Read on →

Science Center Ribbon Cutting

NU Cuts Ribbon on B. Thomas Golisano Center for Integrated Sciences

October 9, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

“This truly is a historic day at Niagara University, one that will forever change the scientific research and teaching that happens on our campus.” Those were the words used by the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., NU president, to encapsulate Wednesday’s grand opening of the B. Thomas Golisano Center for... Read on →

Father Levesque

Father Levesque to Serve as Interim President at St. John’s University

July 10, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

The St. John’s University Board of Trustees has elected the Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., to serve as interim president of the university while it conducts a national search for its next president. Father Levesque will assume the role at St. John’s on Aug. 1, 2013, the same day that... Read on →

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