Category / College of Business Administration

Brennan and Students

Business, Marketing Students Learn Commodification on Farm of NU Alumnus

October 30, 2014

A group of Niagara University MBA students joined members of the Niagara University Marketing Association (NUMA) for a “field trip” to the family farm of 1978 alumnus Ed Brennan on Oct. 24. Brennan, the retired CEO of DFS Group and founder of Hand in Hand for Haiti, manages the farm... Read on →

Accounting Students

Accounting Society, Alumni and Faculty Promote Accounting Careers to Local High School Students

October 28, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

The Accounting Society, led by Dr. Lei Han, assistant professor of accounting, has taken on a new task this semester in its endeavor to visit local high schools to provide students with a better understanding of the availability of careers in the field of accounting. There is an expected 15.7 percent growth for... Read on →

Hungary

In Hungary, Father Maher Presents Caritas Medal, Establishes Alumni Chapter

October 27, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

As the Berlin Wall was being razed in the early 1990s, Dr. Péter Forgách was watching closely from afar. The young, Hungarian-born medical doctor had been practicing ophthalmology in Buffalo for years yet remained concerned about his birth country’s capacity to establish an effective democratic government. In 1994, Dr. Forgách and... Read on →

Daniel Miller and Dr. Tenpao Lee

Finance Student Presents Research Paper at IABE Conference in Las Vegas

October 23, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

While most students were busy preparing for midterm exams, senior finance major Daniel Miller was presenting a research paper at the International Academy of Business and Economics (IABE) conference in Las Vegas, Nev., last week. Dr. Tenpao Lee, professor of economics, accompanied him and co-authored the paper along with Dr.... Read on →

EntrepreNU Logo

EntrepreNU Competition Exceeds 100 Participants and 30 Teams

October 16, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University students truly care about the challenges related to food, hunger and nutrition faced by so many residents of the City of Niagara Falls. They have responded in almost overwhelming numbers to the opportunity to find new and innovative ways to aid these residents. Registration for EntrepreNU2015 has closed... Read on →

Micthell Alegre

Professor Alegre Elected Vice Chair of WNY Student Leadership and Engagement Consortium

October 16, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Mitchell Alegre, an adjunct faculty member in Niagara University’s College of Business Administration, has been named vice chair of the Western New York Student Leadership and Engagement Consortium. The consortium is a group of higher education professionals who seek to share expertise, leverage resources, explore best practices, provide student programming,... Read on →

Learn and Serve Honorees

Learn and Serve Niagara Celebrates 20 Years of Service Learning

October 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Learn and Serve Niagara, Niagara University’s flagship service-learning program, celebrated its 20th anniversary on Tuesday, Oct. 7, in the Castellani Art Museum Learn and Serve Niagara was established at NU in 1994 through a grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service. The university was one of 64 campuses... Read on →

Kelso

Remarks by Former Buffalo Bill Kelso Highlight ‘Rally in Gally’

October 1, 2014

On Sept. 24, the College of Business Administration hosted its first ever “Rally in Gally,” which was held in the upper level of Gallagher Center. There were more than 400 attending undergraduate students from the college at the event, which featured remarks by former Buffalo Bill and current radio... Read on →

Ockerman Lecture and Award Presentation, Niagara Falls Country Club

College of Business Holds 39th Annual Everett W. Ockerman Lecture and Award Presentation

October 1, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

Dr. Everett W. Ockerman retired as chair of the department of commerce from Niagara University in 1975, but his legacy continues to live on and impact students each year in the College of Business Administration. On Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, the 39th annual Everett W. Ockerman Lecture and Awards... Read on →

MOU

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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