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Niagara University women's soccer 2023-24 schedule released
Fri, Apr 28th 2023 03:30 pm
The Niagara University Women's Soccer team received their 2023-24 fall schedule on April 24, and can now prepare accordingly during the upcoming summer months.
This is O.J. Produxions
Fri, Apr 28th 2023 03:20 pm
It truly is possible to do anything you invest your time to. Today, entrepreneurship is popular and it starts as early as the teenage years. The creation of your own products or clothes can create a difference to the intended audience you seek to reach. What separates a brand from the others it is competing against? Its message.
6 ways to take care of your mental health in college
Fri, Apr 28th 2023 03:15 pm
College is a time that students have the most independence and responsibility, no matter if they go to school away from home or locally.
Where do we stand with COVID?
Fri, Apr 28th 2023 01:50 pm
Although covid was first detected in 2019, the world as we know it changed forever in 2020 once it was announced as a worldwide pandemic and a global shutdown.
Attracting new students to Niagara University
Mon, Apr 10th 2023 05:35 pm
Last weekend, Niagara University celebrated the acceptance a few incoming Purple Eagles - those who belong to the Class of 2027.
NU's Thomasson declares for 2023 NBA Draft
Tue, Apr 4th 2023 02:15 pm
This just in: Noah Thomasson, of the Niagara University Men's Basketball team, has declared for the 2023 NBA Draft - while maintaining his NCAA eligibility.
US government looking into TikTok restrictions
Mon, Apr 3rd 2023 02:20 pm
TikTok is an app owned by a Chinese company, Bytedance, that launched in 2017. Amid the pandemic, the app became famous in 2019 and 2020, generating over 1 billion users.
Mass shootings cause frustration
Fri, Mar 31st 2023 06:55 pm
This year, as of Monday, March 27, there have been 17 school shootings according to the Washington Post database. This has installed fear into students and their families in attendings school. That is just the small percentage of the more than 100 mas shootings that have happened so far this year. With these events happening more frequently it's hard for people to not worry and fear the worst.
NU softball returns home after 14 days of spring games in Hawaii
Fri, Mar 31st 2023 02:25 pm
The Niagara University softball team has returned home after spending 14 days in Hawaii participating in the Hawaii Spring Fling tournament and the Rainbow Wahine Classic.
Buffalo Airport sees highest numbers of flight cancellations
Fri, Mar 31st 2023 11:45 am
If you were one of the many unfortunate ones to have a flight canceled out of Buffalo Niagara International Airport, you certainly are not alone.
Aaliyah Parker sets record on International Women's Day
Thu, Mar 9th 2023 07:00 pm
What better way to celebrate International Women's Day then by making history at your university?
Firefighter dies in downtown Buffalo fire
Mon, Mar 6th 2023 12:10 pm
"I am deeply saddened to report that a member of the Buffalo Fire Department has lost his life while bravely fighting the four-alarm fire on Main Street in Downtown Buffalo today," Mayor Bryon Brown shared this statement on his Twitter.
Niagara racing to postseason play
Fri, Mar 3rd 2023 01:55 pm
Niagara Men's basketball closed off the weekend with a hard-breaking loss to St. Peter's university, Sunday afternoon, Feb. 26, at home in the Gallagher Center.
NU: 'Getting back to Niagara basketball'
Fri, Mar 3rd 2023 01:50 pm
The Niagara University men's basketball team started off its weekend with a win over Fairfield University, Friday night, Feb. 24, at home in the Gallagher Center, moving the Purple Eagles to fifth in the MAAC conference standings.
Wheels up: Niagara University softball takes off to Hawaii
Fri, Mar 3rd 2023 01:50 pm
It was an early morning for the Niagara University softball team on Wednesday, as it departed from campus at approximately 3:30 a.m. and arrived at the Buffalo International Airport shortly thereafter.
Roll Purps': As winter sports are slowly coming to an end, spring sports are hitting the fields
Fri, Mar 3rd 2023 01:25 pm
This past weekend, the baseball team started its official season with a series win over Norfolk State. This is the first time since 2008 wherein Niagara won its season-opening series.
Niagara University sports teams managing very different weather conditions in spring months
Mon, Feb 20th 2023 10:25 am
The Niagara University Purple Eagles women's lacrosse and softball teams are navigating their practice and game schedules around the winter weather on the ridge. The women's softball team is preparing both indoors and outdoors for its upcoming spring series games in Hawaii, as the women's lacrosse team bundles up outdoors as the unpredictable weather continues.
The Archives Pub debuts in Niagara Falls
Fri, Feb 17th 2023 11:45 am
The Archives Pub, a site that used to go by the name Third Street Taproom under old management, has been having a soft opening before its grand opening. Morgan and Rachel, two Niagara University alums, decided to take over ownership of the establishment that's located right next The Goldbar - which they also own.
NU basketball: Calvin Murphy makes a comeback
Fri, Feb 17th 2023 10:55 am
NBA Hall of Famer and former Purple Eagle Calvin Murphy returned to his alma mater, Niagara University, to be honored, remembered and to share stories with Niagara's current men's basketball team.
Katie Meyer: How her death spotlights the issue of mental health within college athletics
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 03:50 pm
Athletes are asked every day to give their best and show their best. They cannot afford to show what they are going through on their face, though their body language, or allow it to affect their play.
Peace Medal from George Washington is returned to Tuscarora Nation after about 150 years of being in Oklahoma
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 03:25 pm
In the American Revolution, the Haudenosaunee Six Nations were divided. The Mohawks, Senecas, Cayuga, and eventually the Onondagas would fight on the British side. While the Oneida and Tuscarora sided with the American Colonists. Within Tuscarora history there is a prominent figure from that time period.
Post-pandemic concert boom: Big stars head back on road, ticket competition is fierce
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 03:20 pm
It's time to twist the night away. It's time for dancing in the moonlight. Concerts are back and it's time to lose yourself in the music.
Is graduate school worth your time, money & effort?
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 03:10 pm
Many college students that are on their way to graduate college experience a second time of decision making: The decision to complete another year in graduate school or start looking for other options. Students that have earned a four-year degree must decide whether they are willing to spend more time, money and effort on another year of school. They must ask themselves if it is worth the hard work.
Korean ramyun captures the world with its completely new taste
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 02:50 pm
Hot, Spicy and Red are the pronouns for Korean food. The image of loud red is mainly used for describing Korean food. Koreans have a special affection for spicy food to the extent that they are known as combatants for their spicy taste. The reason is in the hot regions of summer in Korea eating a lot of peppers is common.
9 ways to be a successful college student
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 02:40 pm
Being a college student can be very stressful, and for good reason. There are several factors that contribute to this. These include pressure to do well in school, having a job, participating in sports and activities, getting enough sleep, taking care of yourself and your family, etc. Especially with finals just around the corner, students are more agitated than ever.
Turning puppies into heroes: How Guiding Eyes for the Blind is changing lives
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 02:15 pm
If there's one thing parents encounter, it's the "Can we get a dog?" plea from their kids at one time or another. Chris Coyne and his family were no different.
The unsolvable problem
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 02:00 pm
Since the inception of the NCAA, the student-athlete agenda has been pushed upon the world and grossly underestimates how much a college athlete is actually worth. This has always been prevalent as the NCAA profits big time, When the little guy (college athlete) continues to get pushed aside without pay because that is how it has "always been."
'Don't Worry Darling': Smashing hit or total flop?
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 01:40 pm
Picture this: the perfect 1950s house, with the perfect husband who has a perfect job, and not a care in the world. Sure, that sounds wonderful ... until it's not.
Tips and tricks for safe travels on the trails: A guide to winter hiking
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 01:30 pm
Wintertime weather sets a beautiful scene at the summit but, in order to reach the top, one must properly prepare to face the elements offered by the snow-filled trails.
How ocean pollution crisis is destroying marine environments - and what you can do to help
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 01:10 pm
There are many environmental problems we deal with today. However, one of the biggest problems is our ocean pollution crisis. According to, 25 trillion macro plastics and 51 trillion micro plastics make up our oceans today.
Niagara University's women's soccer: A look at the past & near future
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 01:05 pm
On November 6, 2022 the Niagara's women's soccer team concluded their year competing vs Quinnipiac at the MAAC Conference tournament finals in Hamden, Connecticut.
'Unprecedented Times:' The journey of college students through changing COVID-19 regulations
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 12:55 pm
Through recent years, college students have been on quite the roller-coaster ride. In the spring semester of 2020, coronavirus arrived and created a rift that will be difficult to soon forget. A lengthy list of colleges was forced to close their doors and send their residents home, changing their learning as they knew it. When it was time for students to return for the next semester, in fall 2020, everything was different.
Taylor Swift retains relevance through the years
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 12:50 pm
On Friday, Oct. 21, Taylor Swift released her 10th studio album, "Midnights," about 13 sleepless nights from throughout her life. It is already taking to the charts. While promoting the album in her interview with Jimmy Fallon, Swift referred to herself as a "geriatric popstar" when asked about her age.
ROTC: A double-life
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 12:40 pm
Living as a college student and training to be a future Army officer is a difficult double life.
3 sentimental DIY gifts for friends & family
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 12:30 pm
Looking for special gift ideas for birthdays, holidays, etc. - and like to craft? These three ideas are perfect to try out!
Increased mental health concerns with college students
Fri, Dec 2nd 2022 11:15 am
Following the coronavirus pandemic, mental health has become a growing concern, especially for young adults and college-aged people. Adjusting to college life is stressful enough in itself, so adding on the stress of the pandemic, more students reported having mental health problems. The need for counseling services or other mental health services continues to rise for this age group.
Community Missions launches Giving Tuesday initiative at holiday season
Fri, Nov 25th 2022 07:00 am
Community Missions of the Niagara Frontier announces its annual participation in Giving Tuesday this year, on Tuesday, Nov. 29. Its goal is to encourage the community to donate and volunteer to give back to their neighbors around the holidays.
High school students learn about esports at NU summer camp
Fri, Aug 12th 2022 09:10 am
The Levesque Institute at Niagara University, in partnership with the Niagara Falls City School District, offers an esports program designed to present new and innovative learning experiences to students.
Former NFP intern Courtney Corbetta finds her voice
Fri, May 6th 2022 11:40 am
If there is one lesson Lewiston native Courtney Corbetta has learned in her professional career, it's to amplify your voice for yourself and your community.
15 seconds to social media addiction? How TikTok is affecting college students
Fri, Apr 29th 2022 06:45 pm
TikTok started as a brief swipe on your phone to find endless videos, getting you captivated by 15-second-long clips of funny, charming, quick content. As the app progresses, people are getting more and more preoccupied with scrolling. It is a quick way to look at certain trends and basically what other people are up to.

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