Singers express individuality to benefit charity

NU Players host Cabaret NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - On Sat. April 1, the Niagara University Players hosted a Cabaret which took place in the Clet Dining Commons renovation. The theme was “Express Yo’self”. The NU Players is a student-run organization that sponsors events for the theatre department. The Players put on a full-length show every … Continue reading Singers express individuality to benefit charity

Kick up your feet at Third Street Retreat

Restaurant in Downtown Niagara Falls offers food and fun NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Third Street Retreat is a casual restaurant and hang out area in Downtown Niagara Falls. Located in the rear lower level of the Jefferson Apartment building on Rainbow Boulevard, the restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner all day and offers a fun … Continue reading Kick up your feet at Third Street Retreat

Students showcase talent in classic musical

Niagara University Theatre presents The Pajama Game NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - The 2017 Niagara University Theatre Department Gala show opened on Thurs. April 20 and will run through April 30 at the Leary Theatre in the Elizabeth Ann Clune Center for Theatre. The department presents The Pajama Game, a classic golden age show with catchy … Continue reading Students showcase talent in classic musical

MSA party draws crowd

Muslim Student Alliance sponsors Henna Night NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - The Muslim Student Alliance (MSA) hosted a Henna Night party on April 20 in the Gallagher Center Multi-Purpose Room. The party was the final MSA event of the semester. This organization seeks to bring the NU campus community together and provide a supportive environment for … Continue reading MSA party draws crowd

NU students hunt for art

The Castellani Art Museum holds April Fool’s Day Challenge NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - The Castellani Art Museum hosted an April Fool’s Day Challenge for NU students on Mon. March 27 through Fri. March 31. Students were given the opportunity to participate in a scavenger hunt in the museum between 11 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. for … Continue reading NU students hunt for art

Niagara prepares Relay for Life

NU students unite to walk for cancer patients NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - Relay for Life is a fun and unifying event that operates through the American Cancer Society and takes place all over the world. Run by volunteers who aim to raise awareness of cancer and bring communities together, the relay honors those who are … Continue reading Niagara prepares Relay for Life

NU celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

Students participate in events all week long NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - Niagara University celebrated St. Patrick’s Day during the week of March 13-17 with a variety of activities sponsored by NUSGA that included food, crafts, and photographs. Although students had just returned from spring break, Niagara was busy as usual. In addition to adjusting back … Continue reading NU celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

Moonlight dazzles film critics

New film wins big at the Oscars NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - The new motion picture Moonlight has gotten quite a bit of attention since its release in October 2016, particularly at the 89th Academy Awards, where it won the Oscar for Best Picture. The popular film is based on Tarell Alvin McCraney’s 2003 play In … Continue reading Moonlight dazzles film critics

Fist Fight hits theatres

New comedy stars Ice Cube and Charlie Day NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Fist Fight, a new comedy directed by Richie Keen and starring Ice Cube, Charlie Day, Tracy Morgan and Jillian Bell, was released in theatres on February 17. With a screenplay by Van Robichaux and Evan Susser, the movie focuses on two high school … Continue reading Fist Fight hits theatres

Buffalo show challenged “normal”

Pared Down Productions presented Next to Normal WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. - Pared Down Productions, a theatre company founded in 2015 by Niagara University alumnus Nathan Andrew Miller, presented its newest production, Next to Normal, at the Meeting House in Williamsville Feb. 3-26. Pared Down Productions produces small shows with minimal technical elements, which allows it increased focus … Continue reading Buffalo show challenged “normal”