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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 →

Alegre and Taylor Present at Regional Teaching Conference

August 22, 2014

Mitchell Alegre and David Taylor, Ph.D., presented a concurrent session at SUNY Fredonia’s 8th annual Teaching and Learning Conference, held Aug. 18. The theme of the conference, “Framing the Future: Teaching, Learning, Advancing,” focused on reimagining higher education so as to improve student engagement and learning across the disciplines. Alegre and... 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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Alegre Receives Leadership Award from Hyde Park Business & Professional Association

February 23, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Mitchell Alegre, a faculty member in Niagara University’s College of Business Administration and coordinator of the EAGLE program, was presented with the Hyde Park Business and Professional Association’s Leadership Award during the organization’s Installation and Awards Banquet, held Feb. 12 in the Como Restaurant. The award was in recognition of... Read on →

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Five NU Representatives to be Honored During Main Street Business Association’s Awards Dinner

November 15, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Five individuals with ties to Niagara University are being honored during the Main Street Business and Professional Association’s Annual Awards Dinner on Nov. 15. Dr. David Taylor, executive director of the Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., Institute for Civic Engagement, will receive the President’s Distinguished Service Award. After 12 years... Read on →

Niagara University students, l-r, Sean Farber, ’13, Rebecca Bailey, ’12, and Gabi Sorrentino, ’13, present a check to Tabs for Kids founder Robert Hampson on Tuesday.

Students Settle Soda/Pop Debate in Support of Foundation Run by Blind Teen

December 8, 2011  |  by Michael Freedman

Pop or soda, the generic term for carbonated beverages has been a source of friendly debate between soft drink aficionados for decades, depending on the geographic region they call home. Niagara University students have chosen to settle the dispute through a good-natured competition in the name of a good... Read on →

Niagara University’s Mitchell Alegre Honored By New York Leadership Educators Consortium

June 4, 2009  |  by Michael Freedman

Mitchell Alegre, coordinator for special projects in Niagara University’s Office of Campus Activities, was awarded the New York Leadership Educators Consortium’s (NYLEC) Tom Matthews Visionary Award in recognition of outstanding service to the field of leadership development and for continued commitment to furthering the field of leadership education. The... Read on →