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E-Commerce Course Challenges Students to Create Online Businesses

May 7, 2014  |  by Lauren Agnello

During the spring 2014 semester, students from Dr. Anna McNab’s MGT 308 class, E-Commerce Essentials, set out on a journey to not only learn about e-commerce, but to start online businesses of their own. An open-ended project description that unleashed students’ creativity led to several very interesting projects. Projects ranged from... 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 →

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NU Hosts 270 High School Students for Day of Workshops, Stock Market Challenge Kickoff

March 1, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

More than 270 local high school students  convened at Niagara University on March 4 to take part in workshops on business leadership and etiquette, and compete in a new stock market challenge that’s based on real-world results. The seven participating high schools are members of the National Academy Foundation, an... Read on →

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Seven Former Chairpersons Present for Ceremonial Final Adjournment of Commerce Department

December 5, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

An important reorganization is occurring within the College of Business Administration as a result of the increased interest in its offerings. In a transition supported by its 20 faculty members, the venerable commerce department is being divided into three new departments: management, marketing and finance/economics. The commerce department’s roots date back... Read on →

(L to R): Tom Troia, Chris Lindstrand, and Kelsey Polanski.

NU Alumnus Featured in Mohawk Global Logistics Newsletter

November 13, 2013  |  by Lauren Agnello

Chris Lindstrand, a 2010 graduate of Niagara University’s supply chain management program, was featured in the Mohawk Global Logistics summer/fall 2013 employee newsletter. Below is the information on Lindstrand as it appears in the newsletter. Chris Lindstrand was born 25 years ago in Queensbury, N.Y. Queensbury is in the eastern portion of NY,... Read on →

Jack Ampuja addresses the audience on "Post-Graduate Lessons in Life from a Grizzled Executive."

College of Business Holds 38th Annual Ockerman Awards Presentation

September 30, 2013  |  by Lauren Agnello

On Sept. 29, the College of Business Administration held its annual Everett W. Ockerman Lecture and Awards Presentation at the Niagara Falls Country Club. The Ockerman Awards acknowledges all graduating students who have demonstrated academic excellence by possessing an overall GPA of 3.5 or higher. The faculty also chooses... Read on →

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CEO Magazine Ranks NU’s MBA Program Among Best in World

July 8, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s MBA programs are among the best in the world, according to CEO Magazine. In its April 2013 issue, the British-based magazine listed NU’s MBA program in its Top Tier of North American institutions, a distinction earned by only 20 colleges and universities in the United States, Canada and... Read on →