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Niagara University Names 2014 Teaching Award Winners

August 29, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Two Niagara University faculty members were recognized this morning for the outstanding quality of their teaching. Ed Hutton, assistant professor of finance, was presented with the 2014 Excellence in Teaching Award, while Stefanie Wichhart, Ph.D., associate professor history, received the Innovation in Teaching Award. Candidates for the honors are nominated by... Read on →

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Hutton Scales South American Volcano

July 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

While many were reveling in the yearly celebration of America’s birthday, a Niagara University assistant professor was climbing one of the world’s tallest active volcanoes. Ed Hutton, assistant professor of finance and director of NU’s Financial Services Laboratory, reached the summit of Cotopaxi, a stratovolcano in Ecuador’s Andes Mountains, around... Read on →

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Business Students Showcase Research at NU Undergraduate Research Conference

May 3, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

Three College of Business Administration honors students showcased their research at Niagara University’s Undergraduate Research Conference, held Friday, April 11. The conference, sponsored by the University Honors Program, whose motto is Explore, Investigate, Achieve, is an occasion for honors students to display research in their field of study. Each... Read on →

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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 →

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Finance Students Return to Global Asset Management Forum

April 10, 2014  |  by Lauren Agnello

This spring, 14 NU_Finance/Economics members, accompanied by Ed Hutton, assistant professor of finance and director of NU’s Financial Services Lab, attended the Quinnipiac Global Asset Management Education (G.A.M.E.) IV Forum. The forum – both educational and advantageous in terms of networking – took place in New York City 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 Senior Featured on NASDAQ Wall in Times Square

March 20, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

On Wednesday, March 19, Jack Duffy, a Niagara University senior majoring in finance and president of the Niagara Finance Club, participated in the NASDAQ Market Closing Bell Ceremony. The closing bell was broadcast live on CNBC, during which Duffy was also featured on the eight-story video wall outside of the... 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 →

NU_Finance members visited Citi's offices in Getzville in January.

NU_Finance Members Tour Citi Getzville Offices

February 28, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

Twelve members of Niagara University’s Finance Club enjoyed a unique opportunity in January, when they spent the day visiting Citi’s Getzville office in the Crosspoint Business Park. They started off the day with a site tour led by Ken Potts, senior vice president. He provided background information on Citi’s history... Read on →

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Awards Bestowed, New Program Announced During NU’s 24th Annual Business Banquet

February 20, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s College of Business Administration presented awards to four area business leaders and alumni during its 24th annual Business Appreciation and Accounting Banquet, held Feb. 19 at the at the Conference Center Niagara Falls. In addition, Dr. Shawn Daly, dean of the College of Business Administration, announced that a new master’s program... Read on →

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