Category / ReNU

30 Under Thirty

ReNU Niagara Director, Two Young NU Alumnae Recognized by Business First

August 21, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Tom Lowe, director of ReNU Niagara, and Kathleen Heim and Shannon (Bloomquist) Patch, both 2007 graduates of Niagara University, were honored by Business First during the newspaper’s 30 Under Thirty awards program held last night at The Atrium @ Rich’s. The award recognizes 30 Western New Yorkers in the early... Read on →

Green Colleges

Niagara University Listed Among Princeton Review’s ‘Green Colleges’

April 22, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company known for its test prep programs and college rankings, ratings, and guidebooks profiles NU in the fifth annual edition of its free downloadable book,... 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 →

ED Symposium

Economic Development Forum Held as Part of Inauguration Week at NU

April 4, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Although the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., has yet to be formally inaugurated as the 26th president of Niagara University, the campus community has been cognizant of his focus on increasing the university’s role as an economic development incubator since he assumed the President’s Office last August. Fittingly, as part... Read on →

Bailo Blessing

Niagara University Opens Center for Career and Service Learning

April 2, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Students and alumni in search of career advisement, internship placement and service-learning opportunities can now congregate at a central location on Niagara University’s campus. The Center for Career and Service Learning is officially open for business. Housed in Bailo Hall, the Center for Career and Service Learning encompasses NU’s offices of... Read on →

Gioia

Second Annual Poverty Conference Brings Community Together to Advocate for the Poor

March 11, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The statistics are alarming. According to a community report released by the John R. Oishei Foundation’s Mobile Safety-Net Team, poverty in Niagara Falls is growing, while the city’s population is shrinking. The number of Niagara Falls residents living in poverty has grown 2 percent since 2000, a significant change when... Read on →

Father Maher to Hold Town Hall Meeting with Niagara Falls Community

February 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., Niagara University president, will participate in a “town hall” meeting Feb. 13, 2014, at 6 p.m. in the Governor’s Room at the Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls (101 Old Falls St.). Members of the public are invited to participate in this event to... Read on →

Joseph Hotchkiss

NU Senior to Receive Second Community Service Award for Niagara Falls Park Revitalization

October 31, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University senior Joseph Hotchkiss will soon receive his second award based on his ongoing efforts to rebuild and transform Hydraulic Park, located on the corner of Niagara and Third streets in Niagara Falls. Hotchkiss, a business management major from Binghamton, N.Y., received the Member Award from the Niagara Beautification... Read on →

Levesque and Higgins

ReNU Niagara Moves Downtown, Institute for Civic Engagement Named After Father Levesque

June 10, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

ReNU Niagara is moving its offices downtown – and the institute that oversees the community-minded program has a new name. Those were the announcements made during a press conference held today (June 10) at ReNU Niagara’s new location on the corner of Main St. and Park Place in Niagara Falls. Since... Read on →

NU Sets Up Satellite Civic Engagement Office in Niagara Falls

February 1, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University is pleased to announce that it will relocate a portion of its Institute for Civic Engagement operations to the historic Park Place neighborhood, adjacent to downtown Niagara Falls. Within this office, located at 640 Park Place, will be the university’s flagship community-based program, ReNU Niagara. ReNU is a... Read on →

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