Category / Modern and Classical Langauges

Day of Recognition

34th Annual Day of Recognition Celebrates NU’s College of Arts & Sciences

April 26, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The 34th Day of Recognition was held by Niagara University’s College of Arts and Sciences on Friday, April 25, 2014. Hundreds of Niagara University students were honored for their achievements as undergraduates during the event, which was also the first that the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., will preside over.... Read on →

Maher

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 →

Maley - Peru

NU Junior Reflects on Summer Working Abroad in Peru

November 25, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

One of the primary reasons that Erin Maley decided to attend Niagara University was so that she could study in Peru. Yes, we’re talking about the Niagara University, the Catholic and Vincentian institution that resides on Monteagle Ridge, just less than 4,000 miles away from Lima, Peru’s capital city. Truth be... Read on →

Le, Hung

NU Establishes Office of International Relations

June 18, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

The Niagara University Board of Trustees recently approved the creation of an Office of International Relations, which will provide a central point of contact for international students studying at NU and domestic students seeking global experiences. The Board also approved the appointment of Dr. Hung Le to the position of... Read on →

Ortiz, Lizbeth

Ortiz Presents, Translates During International Research Forum

June 6, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Lizbeth Ortiz, a 2013 Niagara University graduate, was one of the featured presenters during a prestigious International Research Forum held at Daemen College April 22-24. The Mexico City native presented her honors thesis during the conference on “Social Perspectives in Higher Education,” which was co-sponsored by the National Association of... Read on →

A&S Day

33rd Annual Day of Recognition Celebrates NU’s College of Arts & Sciences

April 30, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University’s College of Arts and Sciences held its annual Day of Recognition for the 33rd time on Friday, April 26. Hundreds of Niagara University students were honored for their achievements as undergraduates during the Day of Recognition, which was also the last that the Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M.,... Read on →

Ireland, Timothy

Dr. Ireland Appointed Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

April 18, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Dr. Timothy Ireland has been appointed dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Niagara University, effective June 1. Dr. Ireland succeeds Dr. Nancy McGlen, who will retire in June after serving for 15 years in the position. As dean, Dr. Ireland’s primary responsibility will be the general administration of... Read on →

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Bienvenidos Club Members Make Academic Exchange Trip to Brazil

November 8, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

From Oct. 22 to 30, Dr. Shannon Risk and four Niagara University students traveled to Lavras, Brazil, to participate in an academic exchange program organized by the Universidade Federal de Lavras (UFLA). During their stay in South America, the Niagara contingent presented on American history, including the formation of its... Read on →

Mir Ali shows off his guitar playing prowess at Niagara University on April 25, 2012.

Guitar Virtuoso Mir Ali Comes to Niagara University April 25

April 18, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Mir Ali, a critically-acclaimed musician who has performed all over the world, will present an evening of Spanish classical and flamenco guitar music on April 25 at Niagara University. Sponsored by the university’s department of modern and classical languages, the event takes place at 7 p.m. in NU’s Castellani Art... Read on →

NU to Welcome Acclaimed Musician Wendell Rivera

March 25, 2009  |  by Michael Freedman

Award-winning percussionist Wendell Rivera will present a free program for the community on April 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the lower level of the Gallagher Center on Niagara University’s campus. The event is sponsored by the university’s department of modern and classical languages, the Latin American... Read on →