Feminine Hygiene Product Donation Drive a success

Photography by: Nina Grenga Last semester, NU's Peace Action Group held an anonymous feminine hygiene product donation drive for local women's shelters. With this core group of dedicated students, the drive was ultimately a great success and we are looking forward to more projects to come in the future.

In Memoriam: Kobe Bryant

Picture by: Keith Allison (CC BY-SA 2.0). By: Max Liebel NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - I'll never forget the day I started really watching basketball. I understood the rules and how to play but it never really interested me until I was introduced properly to it. I was nine years old and my childhood friend, a diehard … Continue reading In Memoriam: Kobe Bryant

In the wake of a death of an Icon

  By: Matthew McKenzie Los Angeles, California- In the early morning of Sunday, January 26th, retired Laker superstar Kobe Bryant and 9 others including his daughter Giana Bryant, John Altobelli, Keri Altobelli, Alyssa Altobelli, Christina Mauser, Sarah Chester, Payton Chester, and Ara Zobayan passed away in a horrendous helicopter accident in Calabasas in Los Angeles, … Continue reading In the wake of a death of an Icon

Towering performance: New technology acquired for eSports team

By: Spencer Vadnais NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - As the semester draws to a close and the new student lounge nears its finalization, the technology to flood the requisitioned eSports section of the lounge with RGB lighting and whirring fans has made its debut on campus.  Unboxed and being rigorously tested by NU’s own Information Technologies … Continue reading Towering performance: New technology acquired for eSports team

Town Hall Meeting: NUSGA meets Metz

By: Kevin McDonnell NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y.- On Nov. 12, the Niagara University Student Government Association (NUSGA) held its first Town Hall of the semester. The Town Hall program featured representatives from Metz and the university to discuss issues of food service and feedback to student surveys. The Town Hall program was reintroduced to the campus … Continue reading Town Hall Meeting: NUSGA meets Metz

Castellani Art Museum opens new student Exhibitions

Castellani Art Museum opens new student exhibitions By: Lauren Garabedian  NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y.- Castellani Art Museum hosted opening night for two new student exhibitions, on November 21, 2019 from 2:10 - 3:30 p.m. Students from Introduction to Museum Studies class created a showcase titled “Herstory of Art.” The other new exhibit titled “Mathematics of Tessellations … Continue reading Castellani Art Museum opens new student Exhibitions

The Philosophy of Vegetarianism

  By: Kevin McDonnell  NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. – For the average college student Thursday night plans amongst friends rarely feature a philosophy talk, but on Oct. 24, NU students packed in the Castellani Art Museum to hear Dr. Benjamin Lennertz discuss his own irrationality as a ‘mere’ vegetarian.  The audience comprised of a motley crew … Continue reading The Philosophy of Vegetarianism

Community Nursing Research Fair

By: Kevin McDonnell NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y.- On Nov. 15, the senior class Nursing students showed off their research skills in the Multipurpose Room (MPR) of Lower Level Gallagher. Students working in groups selected a range of topics to work on from Hypertension and Obesity to Bioterrorism and Internet Gaming Addiction.  Nursing students were required to … Continue reading Community Nursing Research Fair

Ineffective Emergency Procedures

By Kaitlyn Kuzara Niagara University, N.Y. - In the United States there have been a total of 437 victims of campus shootings between the years 2001-2016. Of those victims 167 were shot and killed and the remaining 270 were severely injured. These statistics don’t include the K-12 shootings that are also steadily on the rise. … Continue reading Ineffective Emergency Procedures

Castellani takes on Domestic Violence

By: Kevin McDonnell  NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. – On Oct. 3, Niagara University, under the leadership of Dr. Dana Radatz and Dr. Jennifer Beebe, held Surviving…Thriving: A Journey of Healing through Art at the Castellani Art Museum. This is the 4th annual installment of the event which features domestic violence survivor artwork in collaboration with both … Continue reading Castellani takes on Domestic Violence