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R&B artist Jeremih headlines an NU Ridgefest performance at the Rapids Theatre on April 22.

Ridgefest Concert at Rapids Theatre Features Jeremih with Special Guest Pia Mia

March 25, 2016  |  by Michael Freedman

The Niagara University Student Government Association and the Campus Programming Board have booked R&B artist Jeremih with special guest Pia Mia for an April 22 performance at the Rapids Theatre in Niagara Falls, N.Y. The show begins at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. The event is part of... Read on →

Open Mic Nite winners, from left, Kate Dickie, Tia Robinson, Nick Dawson, and Monica Panzer.

Students Showcase Diverse Talents at Open Mic Nite

March 17, 2016

More than 200 students attended Open Mic Nite March 16 in the Gallagher Center to watch their peers perform for a chance at $1,000 in prize money. Performances included singing, dancing, Irish dancing, looping vocals, keyboard duets, and even ukulele playing! The top three prizes were awarded to Monica Panzer... Read on →

Freshman Ronnie Stewart's rendition of a Demi Lovato song took home the top prize from the Oct. 27 Open Mic Nite at Niagara University.

Niagara’s Open Mic Nite Shows Off Student Body’s Talent

November 4, 2015

The last Tuesday of October was one of the days that the most talented students at Niagara University look forward to the most: Open Mic Nite. With a grand prize of $500, the stakes were high and the standards were raised for each performer. Sponsored by the NU Traditions committee, the... Read on →

FirstFest 2015

FirstFest Kicks Off New School Year

September 9, 2015

Niagara University held its second annual FirstFest last week, which provided several different activities, including a showing of the summer blockbuster “Jurassic World” on Tuesday, a club/job fair on Wednesday and a barbecue on Saturday that was followed by an outdoor performance by national recording artist Echosmith. The entire week... Read on →

New Niagara University students recite the NU Creed during the 2015 New Student Convocation.

Class of 2019 Welcomed to NU with New Student Convocation

August 28, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Niagara University professors care about their students. That was at the heart of the message delivered by Ed Hutton during Niagara University’s 13th annual New Student Convocation, held today in the Gallagher Center. The New Student Convocation, a Niagara tradition, is considered to be a bookend to commencement, and an... Read on →

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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 →

Residence Life

Residence Life Building Community at NU

October 21, 2014

At most colleges, Residence Life staff members are referred to as resident assistants, or RAs for short. Here at Niagara University, these critical employees are known as community advisors because, as supervisor Kim Fenton said, “We want to focus on the community-building piece and getting to know every individual... Read on →

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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 →

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Rosanna Macri Receives Outstanding Employee Award

October 4, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Rosanna Macri, office coordinator in Niagara University’s Office of Residence Life, received NU’s Outstanding Employee Award today. Macri was presented with the award by the Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., Niagara president. Nominations for the quarterly award are made by NU employees, students, alumni, parents, or other persons who come... Read on →

Carrie McLaughlin Named Dean of Students at Niagara University

September 1, 2011  |  by Michael Freedman

McLaughlin will manage residence life, campus activities and multicultural international student affairs. Niagara University is pleased to announce that Carrie McLaughlin has been named the new dean of students following a nationwide search. McLaughlin comes to Niagara after five years as the director of student life at Loyola University Maryland... Read on →

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