From April 2015

Join us for LMS Exploration

In Announcements, by , on April 13th, 2015

The Online Task Force invites you to two demos this week of learning management systems (LMS).  Desire2Learn: Tuesday, April 14, from 3-5 p.m., in CASTL (Vini 107) Canvas: Wednesday, April 15, from 9-10:30 a.m., in CASTL (Vini 107)  More demos to come.  … More

Healthy Monday Tip: April 13, 2015

In Announcements, by , on April 13th, 2015

Cut Your Meat Consumption Eating large amounts of red meat and processed meat (like bacon, deli meats, and hot dogs) has been linked to an increase in colon, rectal, and prostate cancer. Excessive meat consumption can also lead to other … More

Move it Monday: April 13, 2015

In Announcements, by , on April 10th, 2015

Succeed Safely You have a much lower risk of injury when you’re physically fit, but exercise accidents can still occur if you don’t take proper precautions. If you’re just warming up to physical activity, start slow. No matter your fitness … More

Ph.D. Open House: April 13

In Upcoming Events, by , on April 10th, 2015

Ph.D. Open House: Monday, April 13, 2015 Wine and Cheese Reception 6 p.m. St. Vincent’s Hall, Fourth Floor Want to learn more about Niagara University’s Ph.D. program in Leadership and Policy? Join us at 6 p.m. on April 13 to discover … More

Ph.D. Open House: Monday, April 13

In Upcoming Events, by , on April 9th, 2015

Ph.D. Open House: Monday, April 13, 2015 Wine and Cheese Reception 6 p.m. St. Vincent’s Hall, Fourth Floor Want to learn more about Niagara University’s Ph.D. program in Leadership and Policy? Join us at 6 p.m. on April 13 to discover … More

Careers in Aging Week: Events today

In Today's Events, by , on April 9th, 2015

Careers in Aging Week is an annual event intended to bring greater awareness and visibility to the wide-ranging career opportunities in aging and aging research. Universities and colleges around the world participate by sponsoring events at their schools or in … More

Celebration of Registration: April 13

In Upcoming Events, by , on April 9th, 2015

Please stop by to join students, faculty and staff for a “Celebration of Registration” on April 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. This semester, we’ll be celebrating in a few locations, including the lower level Gallagher Center, Clet Hall … More

Guests from Somalia will visit NU today

In Today's Events, by , on April 9th, 2015

Dr. Debbie Curtis will bring 15 refugees from Somalia, DR Congo, Burma and Iraq to visit campus on Thursday April 9.  They are part of a new Niagara University training initiative that Curtis leads in partnership with Catholic Charities of … More

Faculty Writing Support Group

In Upcoming Events, by , on April 9th, 2015

The Faculty Writing Support Group will meet this Friday, April 10, from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m., in St. Vincent’s Hall, Room 107. All faculty, both full time and adjunct, are welcome. Participants should come prepared to discuss their current writing … More

NU Leadership Awards

In Announcements, by , on April 9th, 2015

NUSGA is sponsoring the fifth annual Leadership Gala to honor student leaders on campus who excel in service and leadership as well as demonstrate the core values of the university.  Niagara University members are able to apply for the awards as … More

Niagara University Teaching Learning Conversations

In Upcoming Events, by , on April 9th, 2015

Read smarter, not harder: Practical ways to help students read strategically without drowning in grading Presented by: Youngsoo Choi, Sharon Green, Kathleen McGrath, and Stefanie Wichhart Does successful learning in your course depend on the students’ effective reading of textbook and/or … More