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Brian Higgins

Discussion on Buffalo’s ‘Renaissance’ Coming to NU

December 3, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

How real is the Buffalo “renaissance?” Much has been made about the rebirth of Buffalo, yet questions remain about the scope and timetable of the plan for the city’s revitalization. Niagara University will host a panel discussion addressing those questions at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5, in the Gallagher Center’s... Read on →

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 →

Kate Vacanti

Local Entrepreneurs Share Experiences with Intro to Business Students

November 14, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

Niagara University’s business freshmen taking BUS 120 had the opportunity to hear from several guest speakers this semester, including the founder of a local nonprofit charity building water wells in Sierra Leone, a panel of serial entrepreneurs and a pair of intellectual property attorneys. Dr. Anna McNab, assistant professor of... 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 →

Micthell Alegre

Professor Alegre Presents at State Roundtable

November 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Mitchell Alegre was a presenter at the New York State Campus-Life Sustainability Education Roundtable, held Nov. 1 at Cornell University. The event brought together more than 100 staff, students and faculty from across New York to share ideas and discuss programs that engage students in campus-based experiential sustainability learning... 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 →

Micthell Alegre

Professor Alegre Elected Vice Chair of WNY Student Leadership and Engagement Consortium

October 16, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Mitchell Alegre, an adjunct faculty member in Niagara University’s College of Business Administration, has been named vice chair of the Western New York Student Leadership and Engagement Consortium. The consortium is a group of higher education professionals who seek to share expertise, leverage resources, explore best practices, provide student programming,... 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 →

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 →

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