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The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., NU president, welcomes attendees to International Student Academic Day.

International Student Academic Day Held at NU

April 7, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University welcomed a group of international students who are currently attending local high schools to campus April 6 as part of a new event called International Student Academic Day. The students are natives of China, Vietnam, South Korea and Turkey. Co-hosted by the Office of International Relations and the... Read on →

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German Hospitality Expert to Speak at NU about Sustainability in Tourism Industry

April 6, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Willy Legrand, Ph.D., a professor of hospitality management at the International University of Applied Sciences in Bad Honnef, Germany, will keynote an April 26 event at Niagara University that is focused on climate adaptive innovations for the international hospitality industry. Dr. Legrand’s address is part of the NU College of... Read on →

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Niagara University Hosts Career Expo 2016

April 4, 2016

Niagara University’s Office of Career Services hosted its annual Career Expo inside the university’s Gallagher Center on March 31, 2016. Ninety-one employers were involved with the event and more than 400 students were in attendance, the most in 14 years. The event served as an opportunity for students to make face-to-face... Read on →

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Spring Undergraduate Open House Set for April 23

March 16, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University will open its doors to prospective undergraduate students on April 23. The Open House, which takes place 10 a.m.-1 p.m., is an excellent opportunity for prospective NU students and their families to obtain information and ask questions relevant to their academic and extracurricular interests. Attendees will be able to... Read on →

The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., Niagara University president, stands with the newest members of the President's Society.

Eight Students Inducted into President’s Society

March 14, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Eight outstanding students were inducted into the Niagara University President’s Society during a ceremony held Sunday, March 13, 2016, in the Statler Dining Room of St. Vincent’s Hall. Congratulations to the following students: Janine Cubello (Biochemistry/Youngstown, N.Y.) Kelly Fitzpatrick (Tourism Destination Mgmt. and Spanish/Liverpool, N.Y.) Megan Helf (Biology/North Tonawanda, N.Y.) Maegan Jones (Communication Studies/Cheektowaga,... Read on →

Christopher R. Coyer, ’93, Christopher J. Feeney, John A. Rieger, ’86, and John P. Rumschik, ’77, have been named to the Board of Trustees of Niagara University.

Coyer, Feeney, Rieger, Rumschik Named to Niagara University Board of Trustees

March 14, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Christopher R. Coyer, ’93, Christopher J. Feeney, John A. Rieger, ’86, and John P. Rumschik, ’77, 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. Coyer is a financial services professional while Feeney... Read on →

Storyteller Laura Packer explores the life and influence of Sojourner Truth during a March 16 event at Niagara University.

Storyteller Laura Packer to Keynote Women’s History Month Event

March 11, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Students and faculty members at Niagara University have planned several events to celebrate Women’s History Month. The nonprofit organization To Write Love on Her Arms will hold a discussion Tuesday, March 15, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Gallagher Center. Audience members will participate in self-love and self-empowerment exercises, including... Read on →

Niagara University Celebrates Black History Month

March 7, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University held several events this February in celebration of Black History Month. Students and faculty came together in order to ensure that the month was filled with festive and educational events. The schedule was developed by Niagara University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs. On Feb. 8, students gathered inside the Gallagher... Read on →

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Career Expo Set for March 31 at Niagara University

March 7, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is hosting a Career Expo on Thursday, March 31, from 1-3:30 p.m. in the Gallagher Center gym. More than 70 employers will be on campus looking to hire college students, new graduates and young professionals for full-time, part-time, internship and summer opportunities. Attendees are encouraged to dress professionally and... Read on →

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Niagara University Welcomes Disney Institute to Western New York

March 7, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

On March 2, Disney Institute brought its renowned professional development course, “Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence,” to downtown Niagara Falls, N.Y. Coordinated by Niagara University’s Niagara Global Tourism Institute, the sold out training was held at the Niagara Falls Conference & Event Center. This day of Disney training offered time-tested... Read on →

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