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Adrian Jr.

NU Students Partner with IRS to Investigate Fictional Fraud Cases

November 17, 2014

The “Adrian Jr.” workshop set up its interactive fraud investigation experience on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, in Dunleavy Hall. The 2.5-hour event – named after the 2002 pilot held at Michigan’s Adrian College – targets accounting, business and criminal justice majors who are interested in forensic accounting, a growing field... Read on →

Falbo

Niagara University Alumnus Elected NYSSCPA President

November 11, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Joseph M. Falbo Jr., a 1991 graduate of Niagara University, was recently elected president of the 28,000-member New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. He becomes the first NU alumnus – and only the second member from the Buffalo chapter – to chair the association since it was... Read on →

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 →

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 →

SPIN

‘SPIN Sessions’ Set to Showcase NU Faculty Talents

August 18, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Move over TED, Niagara University is putting a new spin on thought-provoking presentations. During New Student Orientation this fall, 10 NU professors will offer SPIN – Students, Professors and Ideas at Niagara – sessions, designed to spark the interest of the incoming class, and demonstrate the variety and depth of... Read on →

Brittany Perry and Lauren Rutherford's site for Serve Those Who Serve You

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 →

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 →

NAF

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 →

Commerce Chairs

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 →

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