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Turkey Trot

Niagara University Community Trots for Charity

November 19, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s Collegiate Entrepreneur Organization (C.E.O. Club) held its sixth annual Turkey Trot on Sunday, Nov. 16, to help raise money for the Heart, Love and Soul soup kitchen and food pantry. Fifty-one registered runners and walkers participated in the 5K fun run or one-mile walk, which took place on... Read on →

Fed Challenge

Business Students Partake in College Fed Challenge Competition in NYC

November 17, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

Three College of Business Administration students – Alexander Carruthers, Daniel Miller and Allyssa Wadsworth – recently returned from New York City where they competed in the College Fed Challenge on Oct. 31. This was the first round of competition at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Dr. Jay Walker, assistant... 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 →

Ockerman Lecture and Award Presentation, Niagara Falls Country Club

College of Business Holds 39th Annual Everett W. Ockerman Lecture and Award Presentation

October 1, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

Dr. Everett W. Ockerman retired as chair of the department of commerce from Niagara University in 1975, but his legacy continues to live on and impact students each year in the College of Business Administration. On Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, the 39th annual Everett W. Ockerman Lecture and Awards... Read on →

Business Awards

College of Business Recognizes Faculty Excellence

May 21, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

The College of Business Administration recently celebrated the end of another academic year that was full of faculty research, successful teaching strategies and service to Niagara University and the community. In addition, three faculty members were recognized for excellence in research, service and teaching. According to Dr. Shawn Daly, dean... Read on →

MBA Beta Gamma Sigma inductees

College of Business Holds Annual Honor Society Inductions

April 18, 2014  |  by Lauren Agnello

On April 10, 2014, the College of Business Administration recognized undergraduate and graduate business students for their outstanding academic achievements at the induction ceremony for two honor societies, Beta Gamma Sigma and Omicron Delta Epsilon. The program started with a welcome speech by Dr. Daniel Tompkins, chair of the economics... 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 →

ED Symposium

Economic Development Forum Held as Part of Inauguration Week at NU

April 4, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Although the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., has yet to be formally inaugurated as the 26th president of Niagara University, the campus community has been cognizant of his focus on increasing the university’s role as an economic development incubator since he assumed the President’s Office last August. Fittingly, as part... Read on →

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