Category / Finance

VITA Program

NU Ramps Up Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program for 2015

January 26, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

If being taxed is one of life’s only certainties, receiving free tax preparation assistance from Niagara University isn’t far behind. For a 34th year, students from NU’s College of Business Administration will help members of the Niagara Falls community file their state and federal income taxes this spring. In 2014, 82... Read on →

MHA Program

Master of Healthcare Administration Program Coming to NU for Fall 2015

January 6, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

A new master’s program in healthcare administration is the latest addition to Niagara University’s repertoire of advanced degree options. The MHA program, offered through NU’s AACSB-accredited College of Business Administration, will provide the skills and knowledge to aid students desiring to work as administrators in traditional healthcare settings, such as hospitals,... 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 →

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 →

Daniel Miller and Dr. Tenpao Lee

Finance Student Presents Research Paper at IABE Conference in Las Vegas

October 23, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

While most students were busy preparing for midterm exams, senior finance major Daniel Miller was presenting a research paper at the International Academy of Business and Economics (IABE) conference in Las Vegas, Nev., last week. Dr. Tenpao Lee, professor of economics, accompanied him and co-authored the paper along with Dr.... 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 →

Meet the Accountants

Students Relish Opportunity to ‘Meet the Accounting and Finance Pros’

September 19, 2014

Students in the College of Business Administration were invited to the annual Meet the Accounting and Finance Professionals Night, held in the Castellani Art Museum on Tuesday, Sept 16. The event gave accounting and finance students the opportunity to meet and network with representatives from local accounting firms, banks, insurance... Read on →

Hutton and Downs

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 →

Ed Hutton

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 →

Alyssa Fazio, senior marketing major

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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