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Kappa Gamma Pi

Downs, Craig & Lisa Rivera Join 27 Students as New Inductees of Graduate Honor Society

May 5, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Twenty-seven Niagara University students were inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi, the National Catholic College Graduate Honor Society, during a ceremony held May 2, 2014, in St. Vincent’s Hall. Three honorary inductees – Tim Downs, Ph.D., provost and chief academic officer; Craig Rivera, Ph.D., associate professor of criminal justice; and Lisa... Read on →

Sigma Alpha Sigma

Twenty-Six Inducted Into Sigma Alpha Sigma Honor Society

April 28, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Sigma Alpha Sigma, the undergraduate honor society of Niagara University, inducted new members during its 81st annual tapping ceremony on April 26, 2014, at the Castellani Art Museum. The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., university president, inducted 26 students into Sigma Alpha Sigma, a selective society established by the Niagara Class... Read on →

Green Colleges

Niagara University Listed Among Princeton Review’s ‘Green Colleges’

April 22, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company known for its test prep programs and college rankings, ratings, and guidebooks profiles NU in the fifth annual edition of its free downloadable book,... Read on →

Undergraduate Research Conference

Outstanding Presentations, Turnout for 2014 Undergraduate Research Conference

April 16, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s annual Undergraduate Research Conference took place Friday, April 11, with 125 students presenting their findings to the campus community. Morning panel discussions were held in St. Vincent’s Hall, while posters illustrating the students’ work filled the Castellani Art Museum in the afternoon. The event was sponsored by the... Read on →

MLB Summit

Five NU Students Participating in Major League Baseball Diversity Business Summit

April 15, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Five Niagara University students are currently attending the sold-out Major League Baseball Diversity Business Summit in New York City. Accompanied by Dr. Jimmy Smith, assistant professor of sport management, students Jon Hibbard, Chris Kryszynski, Chris Norman, Brian Phillips and Mike Seaman are participating in what Major League Baseball calls “the... Read on →

Maher

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 →

Dining Clue (first place): Students Verena Krewerth and Svenja Janorschke are pictured with the competition judges.

Niagara University 2014 Business Pitch Winners Announced

April 1, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

In a spirited competition featuring a record six finalists, Dining Clue was chosen as the winner of the College of Business Administration’s 2nd Annual Business Pitch Competition held March 27, 2014. Three esteemed Niagara alumni (Bud Crumlish, ’76, Karen Howard, ’84, and Rocco Surace, ’77) graciously gave their time to... Read on →

CMAA

Niagara University CMAA Student Chapter Tops in Nation for Fifth Straight Year

March 31, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The Niagara University student chapter of the Club Managers Association of America has been named the best in the nation for a fifth consecutive year. The announcement was made during the 87th World Conference on Club Management and Club Business Expo, held Feb. 8 in Orlando. The recognition indicates that... Read on →

NFMMC

NU Partners with Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center to Develop New Food Service Experience

March 25, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center is joining forces with Niagara University to deliver an exciting new food service experience for hospital visitors, staff, students and volunteers. The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., D.Min, president of NU, and Joseph A. Ruffolo, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center’s president and CEO, announced that... Read on →

President's Society

Ten Students Inducted into President’s Society at Niagara University

March 24, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., will officially be inaugurated as Niagara University’s 26th president on Friday, April 4. Last night, 10 high-achieving students were inducted into a prestigious society bearing his office’s name. The induction ceremony was held in the Statler Dining Room of St. Vincent’s Hall. Click here for... Read on →

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