Healthy Monday Tip: March 10, 2014

In Announcements, by , on March 10th, 2014

Breathe to Beat Stress Indigestion, changes in appetite, muscle tension, problems sleeping, a racing heart, dizziness, a clenched jaw, headaches, and aches and pains are all signs of stress. Giving yourself time to pause and breathe deeply when you encounter … More

Online Course Design: March 16 – April 19

In Announcements, by , on March 10th, 2014

Instructional Support would like to announce our online professional learning community (PLC) for this spring. It is for those thinking about designing an online or hybrid course and for veteran instructors who are considering updates to their course. This group … More

Delta Epsilon Sigma to hold Faculty Forum

In Upcoming Events, by , on March 10th, 2014

On Wednesday, March 12, Delta Epsilon Sigma, the national honor society for Catholic colleges and universities, will hold a faculty forum entitled “Genetically Modified Food: Healthy or Hazardous?” in the multi-purpose room of the lower level Gallagher Center. Panelists are: … More

Women’s Studies and Women’s History Events

In Upcoming Events, by , on March 6th, 2014

Help Niagara University celebrate National Women’s History Month. Several activities on the NU campus will explore the lives of women of the past, present, and future. The first event is, “Scrapbooking Women’s Lives at Niagara University,” led by English department … More

Daylight Saving Time

In Announcements, by , on March 6th, 2014

Spring Time Change: Daylight Saving Time 2014 begins this weekend. Don’t forget to set your clocks AHEAD one hour at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 9.

Taize Prayer Service: Tuesday, March 11

In Upcoming Events, by , on March 6th, 2014

A Taizé prayer service will be held on Tuesday, March 11, at 7 p.m. in Alumni Chapel. Set in a candle-lit back chapel, this evening of ecumenical prayer combines simple, meditative music, scripture, and silence that allow participants to connect … More

Call for CCTL Grant Proposals

In Announcements, by , on March 6th, 2014

The Committee for College Teaching and Learning (CCTL) is now accepting grant proposals. All faculty members are invited to submit for these $1,000 grants. Proposals can be submitted to cctl@niagara.edu. The deadline for submissions is April 4, 2014, at 5 … More

Operation Rice Bowl

In Announcements, by , on March 5th, 2014

Campus ministry is once again sponsoring Operation Rice Bowl this Lent. Consider donating your spare change which benefit those living in poverty globally and locally. If your office didn’t receive a rice bowl, or you would like one personally, please … More

Blackboard Update

In Announcements, by , on March 5th, 2014

IT will be applying some updates to the Blackboard system at 12 a.m. on March 6. The system could be unavailable for roughly one hour.

NU Health & Wellness Fair

In Announcements, by , on March 5th, 2014

The entire NU community is encouraged to participate in our third annual Health & Wellness Fair on Wednesday, March 26, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the lower level Gallagher Center. Participants will be provided an opportunity to engage … More

Graduate Open House

In Upcoming Events, by , on March 5th, 2014

The 2014 spring graduate open house will take place on Saturday, March 29, from 9:30 a.m. until noon. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the lower level Gallagher Center. If you or someone you know is considering graduate school, … More

Fulbright Conference: Friday, April 4, 2014

In Announcements, by , on March 5th, 2014

Please save the date! The Western New York/Northwestern Pennsylvania Chapter of the Fulbright Association will hold its spring informational conference on Friday, April 4, 2014, at Edinboro University in Edinboro, Pennsylvania. Students, faculty and staff who are interested in applying … More