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Army Helicopters Land at NU to Transfer ROTC Cadets to Fort Drum

April 20, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

It was a unique spectacle at Niagara University on April 14 as four United States Army Blackhawk helicopters touched down on the university’s rugby pitch to escort ROTC cadets to Fort Drum for a military training exercise. The helicopters arrived at 1:30 p.m. to transfer 80-85 ROTC cadets from Niagara... Read on →

Niagara University Offering Lifeguard Certification Course

March 16, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s Kiernan Recreation Center is offering an American Red Cross lifeguarding certification class April 23-24. The two-day course is geared toward individuals seeking summer jobs as camp counselors and/or lifeguards. NU is offering the program at a discounted rate of $175, which must be paid at the time of... Read on →

Niagara University Seeking Summer Youth Camp Counselors

March 16, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is looking for motivated individuals to be Summer Youth Camp counselors. Camps will be held June 27-Aug. 12, 2016. Participants are between ages 6 and 12. Paid camp counselors will be responsible for day-to-day organizing, teaching, leading, promoting, planning, and programming. Counselors do not have to be Niagara University... Read on →

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Leadership Niagara Hosts Graduation Event at NU

March 1, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

Leadership Niagara will host a graduation event for its LYNC youth leadership development program with over 250 students, parents, and volunteers at 6 p.m. on March 1 at Niagara University’s Kiernan Center. Students graduating from Leadership Niagara’s LYNC program represent 14 high schools across Western New York and have completed... Read on →

Pictured with the Rev. James J. Maher, NU president, center, are Vincentian Heritage Convocation honorees, l-r, David N. Campbell, ’63, Derek Puff, the Rev. Stephen M. Grozio, C.M., ’75, the Rev. W. Barry Moriarty, C.M., Kathleen A. Granchelli, and Christopher Lee, Ph.D.

Six Honored During Vincentian Heritage Convocation

September 25, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Six individuals were honored during Niagara University’s annual Vincentian Heritage Convocation, held Sept. 24, 2015. The event, which takes place during the university’s celebration of Vincentian Heritage Week, recognizes the extraordinary contributions of university employees, alumni and community leaders. David N. Campbell, ’63, received the St. Vincent de... Read on →

Colley & Borgognoni

Dr. Debra Colley, Mary Borgognoni Appointed to New Leadership Positions

August 17, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Dr. Debra A. Colley is the new executive vice president at Niagara University, while Mary E. Borgognoni transitions to senior vice president for operations and finance at the Catholic and Vincentian institution. The promotions, which were announced earlier this month to the campus community, are official today.... Read on →

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NU Holding Community ‘Garage Sale’ May 21-22

May 6, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is organizing an end-of-year community garage sale for the third year in a row. The public event will take place in the Kiernan Center on Thursday, May 21, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and Friday, May 22, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Instituted by members of NU’s Vincentian Mission Certificate... Read on →

NU Offering Lifeguard Certification Course

March 20, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s Kiernan Recreation Center is offering an American Red Cross lifeguarding certification class April 18-19. The two-day course is geared toward individuals seeking summer jobs as camp counselors and/or lifeguards. NU is offering the program at a discounted rate of $175, which must be paid at the time of... Read on →

Kiernan Center Seeking Youth Camp Counselors

March 16, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is looking for motivated, dynamic individuals to help with its Summer Youth Camp. Camps are held June 29-Aug. 14, 2015. Participants are between ages 6 and 12. Paid camp counselors will be responsible for day-to-day organizing, teaching, leading, promoting, planning, and programming. Counselors do not have to be Niagara... Read on →

Wayans Brothers

Stand-Up Comedians Shawn & Marlon Wayans Visit NU September 6

September 3, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The Shawn and Marlon Wayans comedy tour makes a stop at Niagara University Saturday, Sept. 6, at 8 p.m. The Wayans brothers, of In Living Color, White Chicks and Scary Movie fame, will perform at the university’s Kiernan Center in a ticketed event that is open to the public. Shawn and Marlon Wayans, the youngest... Read on →

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