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New York State Board of Regents Chancellor Emeritus Robert M. Bennett and Dr. Debra Colley, Niagara University executive vice president (formerly dean of the College of Education), are joined by Dr. Paul Dworkin, founder and president of Help Me Grow, and Amber Slichta, vice president of the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York.

NU Praised for Bringing ‘Help Me Grow’ Child Development Program to WNY

November 23, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Shortly after Niagara University became the first higher education institution to serve as a Help Me Grow organizing entity, its College of Education was praised by program founder Dr. Paul Dworkin as an “inspiring example of strengthening town-gown ties in support of childhood system building.” Niagara’s incubation of the Help... Read on →

Joan Mitchell (American, 1925–1992), Begonia, 1982, Oil on canvas, 111 1/2 x 80 inches, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Armand J. Castellani, 1991

Museum-wide Exhibition Highlights Distinguished Castellani Collection, Celebrates First Collection Publication

November 13, 2015  |  by Susan Clements

The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University will host a public reception for “Highlights: The Castellani Collection,” from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 22. This museum-wide exhibition, which fills all of its eight galleries, celebrates the release of the first collection publication in the history of the CAM, as well... Read on →

Cadet Pakula with dog tag resized

Long-lost Dog Tag Returned

November 2, 2015  |  by Lisa McMahon

While in Vietnam this summer with his family, ROTC Cadet Jesse Pakula, a sophomore criminal justice major from Upper Saddle, N.J., visited several souvenir shops hoping to find an authentic United States military dog tag. Although the majority of the tags he saw were imitation, he found a genuine... Read on →

Photo of Curassow with Pipe on Canoe, possibly tad ulu¸ the Canoe of Souls, n.d. Photo by Edward Millar.

Castellani Art Museum Teams Up with NU Library to Present Folk Arts Exhibit

August 26, 2015  |  by Susan Clements

The folk arts program of the Castellani Art Museum is partnering with the Niagara University Library to present an exhibition of molagana donated to the library by Frank J. Zampatori Jr., ’63. The exhibition of Molagana is located at the south end of the Niagara University Library, basement level. The... Read on →

Sister Beth Brosmer, executive director of Heart, Love and Soul, and NU CEO Club officers Robert Derrett and Jessica Mullane present socks to HLS for their foot care clinic.

CEO Club Continues Fundraising Efforts for Heart, Love and Soul

May 24, 2015  |  by Melissa Heidt

When CEO Club officers Robert Derrett and Jessica Mullane delivered the proceeds from the 2014 Turkey Trot  to Heart, Love and Soul, a food pantry and dining room in Niagara Falls, N.Y., back in February,  they found out the food pantry was in desperate need of socks for their... Read on →

Students Perform Admirably at Business Research Consortium Conference

May 21, 2015  |  by Melissa Heidt

The faculty at Niagara University has a history of encouraging students to think beyond writing a simple research paper to fulfill a course requirement but to look instead to creating research that has value, value to society, value to education and, in this case, value to applied econometrics. Dr. Jay... Read on →

Beta Alpha Psi Executive Board Members Alicia Sowinski, Caton Charleston, Brian Meindl and Matthew Peterson, with Prof. Aquino, Dr. Shawn Daly, dean, and Prof. Joe Winter

Twenty Inducted into Beta Alpha Psi Honor Society

April 24, 2015  |  by Melissa Heidt

Twenty students were inducted into Niagara University’s Lambda Chi chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, the international honor society and service organization for accounting, finance, and information systems students, on April 21, 2015, at the Conference Center Niagara Falls. Founded in 1919, Beta Alpha Psi provides opportunities for the development of technical... Read on →

Accounting Society members Elizabeth Raby and Khadijah Smith visit Rich Products in Fort Erie, Canada.

Accounting Society Members Tour Rich Products

April 8, 2015  |  by Melissa Heidt

On March 27, the Accounting Society and its faculty advisor Dr. Lei Han, assistant professor of accounting, visited the facility of Rich Products in Fort Erie, Canada. Rich Products, established in 1945, sells more than 2,000 products in 112 countries and ranks No. 140 on Forbes’s list of America’s Largest Private Companies.... Read on →

Niagara University closed today

February 1, 2015  |  by Michael Freedman

Due to continued extreme weather conditions, and its impact on travel on and off-campus, Niagara University is now closed for Monday, Feb. 2, 2015. Stay safe. Niagara University is schedule to reopen on Tuesday, Feb. 3.... Read on →

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12 Students Successfully Gain Excel Certification

December 18, 2014  |  by Melissa Heidt

Twelve students in MGT 351, Advanced Excel and Business Modeling class successfully gained the industry-recognized Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification in Excel 2013 during the fall 2014 semester. This class is designed to both enhance the actual skills in using Excel as a business tool along with learning how... Read on →

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