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Niagara University recognized for academics, service by U.S. News & World Report
Wed, Sep 14th 2011 09:35 am
Niagara University is again listed among the best colleges and universities in the north, according to annual rankings released Aug. 17, 2010, by U.S. News and World Report. NU is also recognized as one of the top 24 institutions in the U.S. when it comes to offering its students service-learning opportunities.
NU professor teaching students history 140 characters at a time
Tue, Sep 13th 2011 01:05 pm
With each passing Tweet, it becomes more and more apparent that people are turning to Twitter to access breaking news. But will college students turn to the social networking website to learn about events that have already taken place?
Niagara University designated as a 'Military Friendly School' for 2012
Tue, Sep 13th 2011 12:50 pm
For the second straight year, Niagara University is among the top 20 percent of all colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide that are doing the most to embrace America's veterans as students, according to G.I. Jobs magazine.
Blessing of backpacks Sept. 11
Sat, Sep 10th 2011 07:00 am
St. Martin-in-the-Fields Episcopal Church at 2587 Baseline Road will hold its second annual blessing of the backpacks and school supplies at its 8 and 10 a.m. services on Sunday, Sept. 11.
Niagara University offering free emergency preparedness training
Fri, Sep 9th 2011 04:45 pm
Border Community SERVICE of Niagara University will present a pair of free community preparedness training courses this fall, with one taking place on Grand Island (Sept. 15) and the other in the City of Buffalo (Sept. 21).
Starpoint honors alumni
Fri, Sep 9th 2011 07:20 am
The Starpoint Central School District is accepting nominations for the Alumni Walls of Fame for the 2011-12 school year.
Learn about parent advocacy
Thu, Sep 8th 2011 01:20 pm
Parent Network of WNY is offering "Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy," a free workshop for families of individuals with disabilities. The workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 13 at Independent Living Center of Niagara County, 746 Portage Road, Niagara Falls.
School holds Community Resource Fair
Thu, Sep 8th 2011 01:20 pm
Colonial Village Elementary School is inviting the community to its second annual Community Resource Fair on Sept. 15.
Niagara University remembering 9/11 with full slate of commemorative activities
Thu, Sep 8th 2011 12:45 pm
The Niagara University community will join the rest of the U.S. in commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with several activities scheduled for this Sunday.
Calling all crafters
Wed, Sep 7th 2011 11:30 am
Kaegebein Elementary School's second annual Harvest Fest is Saturday, Oct. 8. The event includes food, games, a dunk tank, a basket raffle and more.
Mayor's task group announces kickoff of its 'Creating a Healthier Niagara Falls' grant program
Wed, Sep 7th 2011 07:05 am
On Friday, Sept. 9, the City of Niagara Falls, the P2 Collaborative of Western New York, and Niagara University kick off "Creating a Healthier Niagara Falls: A Neighborhood Empowerment Approach." An official ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at noon to celebrate the opening of the outreach office inside the Anthony Spallino Towers at 720 Tenth St., Niagara Falls.
GNBC hosts 'Nutcracker' auditions
Mon, Sep 5th 2011 07:00 am
The start of the school year marks the beginning of rehearsals for the Greater Niagara Ballet Company's presentation of "The Nutcracker." The family-oriented holiday production showcases dancers and character performers under the direction of artistic director Beverley Feder, FISTD.
Moore to chair St. Peter's golf tournament
Mon, Sep 5th 2011 06:55 am
St. Peter's R.C. Church and St. Peter School have announced that Dr. James P. Moore is serving as chairman of the seventh annual Golf Classic sponsored by St. Peter's. The tournament, which is open to the public, will be played Monday, Oct. 3, at the Niagara Falls Country Club.
Niagara names Carrie McLaughlin dean of students
Thu, Sep 1st 2011 12:25 pm
Niagara University announces 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 in Baltimore. She will begin her new position on Monday, Sept. 12.
Back to school
Thu, Sep 1st 2011 11:45 am
Summer break is over, and it's back to the classroom for students in the Niagara-Wheatfield Central School District on Tuesday, Sept. 6.
Top students at Edward Town Middle School
Thu, Sep 1st 2011 11:40 am
Edward Town Middle School has announced its honor rolls for the fourth marking period of the 2010-11 school year.
'Back to Buffalo 3: The UB Dance Alumni All-Star Concert' is Sept. 24
Mon, Aug 29th 2011 02:50 pm
The University at Buffalo The Center for the Arts presents "Back to Buffalo 3: The UB Dance Alumni All-Star Concert" on Saturday, Sept. 24, at 8 p.m. in the Drama Theatre (UB North Campus). The UB Alumni Association sponsors the performance.
Time to Dance open house
Mon, Aug 29th 2011 02:15 pm
Time to Dance hosts an open house from 1 until 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17.
Major changes at Niagara University
Fri, Aug 26th 2011 11:00 pm
Big changes are happening on the Niagara University campus. Some of these include major renovations to the Gallagher Center, the addition of new academic programs, changes for the academic calendar, a new set up for student records and financial services and, last but not least, more parking.
BOCES Allied Health Program gains NU credit
Fri, Aug 26th 2011 06:15 pm
The Orleans/Niagara BOCES' Allied Health Program has won praise and credit from Niagara University. The career and technical education program assists students with an interest in the health sciences by exposing them to real life experience in the health care industry and prepares them for secondary education.
Niagara University offering free office furniture to community on Saturday
Fri, Aug 26th 2011 05:35 pm
Niagara University has completed renovations to several of its campus offices this summer, freeing up a great deal of furniture. As part of its effort to remain environmentally friendly, the university is offering this gently used furniture to members of the community free of charge.
NCCC Faculty Association leaders express concern
Thu, Aug 25th 2011 09:15 pm
Representatives of Niagara County Community college's Faculty Association on Aug. 17 presented several concerns to the College's Board of Trustees.
NU accepting registrations for continuing education courses
Wed, Aug 24th 2011 09:20 pm
Niagara University's Office of Continuing Education is accepting registrations for its fall 2011 schedule of courses. Credit-free classes are offered in person and online.
Niagara University receives approval for new graduate program in early childhood and special education
Mon, Aug 22nd 2011 10:45 am
Niagara University's College of Education received approval to offer a new master's degree in early childhood and special education (birth - grade 2). The new M.S. Ed. program leads to initial and professional New York state teacher certification in both early childhood education and students with disabilities from birth through grade 2.
Castellani Art Museum announces fine art poster sale in museum shop
Sat, Aug 20th 2011 07:05 am
The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University will hold a poster sale Aug. 26-28. Beautiful fine art posters, including Van Gogh, Kandinsky, Miro, Dali, Klee, Matisse, O'Keefe, Picasso and many more, will be on sale for the bargain price of $5 and $10 apiece.
Scouts earn Silver Award
Thu, Aug 18th 2011 04:10 pm
Top students at St. John
Thu, Aug 18th 2011 03:55 pm
Tops awards scholarships
Thu, Aug 18th 2011 03:55 pm
Simmington on RIT list
Thu, Aug 18th 2011 03:55 pm
St. Peter's to raise funds for autism
Thu, Aug 18th 2011 12:35 pm
The Village of Lewiston Board granted St. Peter's R.C. School permission Monday to use Academy Park for a fundraiser.
Taking care of business
Thu, Aug 18th 2011 08:50 am
At Niagara-Wheatfield High School, Kevin Schucker's marketing classes each created their own businesses during the school year through the Junior Achievement program, which teaches students about owning and operating a real business.
N-W adult ed to cater to many interests
Thu, Aug 18th 2011 08:45 am
Anyone interested in finding out more about things that go bump in the night can hear stories from local paranormal investigator Steve Richards this October.
Miss Buffalo seeks applicants for scholarship, trip
Tue, Aug 16th 2011 11:40 am
The Miss Buffalo Scholarship Organization is currently seeking contestants for its pageant at the National Buffalo Wing Festival from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 4.
Niagara University's preferred merchant program goes mobile
Tue, Aug 16th 2011 09:55 am
Niagara University students will soon be returning to the Buffalo-Niagara region for the commencement of the fall semester and, when they do, many will have mobile access to NU's preferred merchant program.
Time to Dance students place nationally
Sat, Aug 13th 2011 12:00 am
Students in Susan Akin's Time to Dance studio recently placed well at July's "Beyond the Stars" nationals in New Jersey. Out of 404 routines, Akin's elite-level dancers were asked to compete along with 31 other teams in the "Ultimate Challenge." From that bunch, Time to Dance performers finished fifth. In total, the school took home more than a dozen trophies (including one that's 4 feet tall).

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