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St. Vincent de Paul

St. Vincent de Paul Was Focus of Lecture

March 18, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman
Announcements, Campus Events, Campus Ministry, College of Arts & Sciences, Community Outreach, Faculty, History, Staff, Students

St. Vincent de Paul was the focus of a lecture sponsored by Niagara University’s history department on March 25. Featured presenters Dr. Stephanie Wichhart, assistant professor of history at Niagara University, and the Rev. Thomas McKenna, C.M., NU’s assistant to the president for mission development, discussed “Does History Make... Read on →

tubman

Kate Clifford Larson, Author of Harriet Tubman Biography, Spoke at Niagara University on Feb. 4

February 2, 2010  |  by Michael Freedman
Announcements, Campus Events, College of Arts & Sciences, Community Outreach, Faculty, History

The author of a noted biography of Harriet Tubman was the featured speaker at an event to celebrate an important facet of our region’s history in the Underground Railroad movement. The event, held Feb. 4 at Niagara University’s Castellani Art Museum, also commemorated the recent establishment of the Niagara... Read on →

Seven Years' War Depiction

NU to Co-Host Conference on Seven Years War

October 12, 2009  |  by Michael Freedman
Announcements, College of Arts & Sciences, Faculty, History, Students

Niagara University and Brock University in St. Catharines, Ont. will co-host the Contest for Continents: The Seven Years’ War in Global Perspective conference, Oct. 22-24. Sessions will be held at Old Fort Niagara in Youngstown, Niagara University, and Brock University. Distinguished scholars from around the world will be in... Read on →

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