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Niagara’s graduation moved to Artpark

Shaina Pumputis LEWISTON, N.Y. - On Oct. 2 Niagara University Student Government Association (NUSGA) announced that Niagara University’s 2018 commencement will now be taking place at Artpark in Lewiston, New York. Previously, NU’s commencement has taken place in the Gallagher Center. Another exciting change is that students will be receiving six tickets as opposed to… Continue reading Niagara’s graduation moved to Artpark

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Student creates petition trying to combat club dues

Allison Camp and Brigid Burns NIAGARA FALLS, NY- Maham Alamgir has created a petition on Sept. 28 on change.org titled “Minimizing Club Dues.” The petition is addressed to Jason Jakubowski, Dean of Students. So far, 69 students have signed the petition and Alamgir has set her goal to 100. “All clubs and club sports must… Continue reading Student creates petition trying to combat club dues

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Niagara then and now: Alumni weekend brings shocking recollections

Christine Burke NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - During Columbus Day weekend Niagara University hosted its annual Alumni Weekend, attracting past NU students from as recent as 2017 to as far back as 1947. While working this nostalgic event, which included catered dinners in the Dining Commons and at the Niagara Falls Convention Center, a picture on… Continue reading Niagara then and now: Alumni weekend brings shocking recollections

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NU at the Zoo

Chloe Steinig TORONTO- On Sunday Sept. 17, 52 Niagara University students visited the Toronto Zoo. The sold out bus trip was put together by NU’s Campus Activities. The zoo is one of the biggest in the region, with 710 acres and over 5,000 animals, drawing 1.3 million visitors each year. NU students spent the whole… Continue reading NU at the Zoo

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Rising Christian Club Connects Niagara University Students To Jesus

Venessa Arieno “Soar 40:31 is a student run Christian ministry passionate about connecting students to Jesus,” says NU senior Joel Gerberich. The club recently held their first event of the semester, ‘7 Days of September,’ running from September 1st until September 7th. This week of festivities included a Volleyball game, a scavenger hunt, a game… Continue reading Rising Christian Club Connects Niagara University Students To Jesus

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Relax into finals

NU students prepare for finals with activities all week By Greg Jubert and Sarah Emmerling NIAGARA UNIV., N.Y.- From April 25-27, students were able to spend time with some furry friends on campus, as therapy dogs came to help students distance themselves from some of the stresses that come with the end of the semester.… Continue reading Relax into finals

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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

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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

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Niagara Students Doing Awesome Things

NU Alliance’s annual Awesome People Saying Awesome Things celebrated diversity. By: Chloe Steinig NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N. Y. - On April 19, The NU Alliance held their annual Awesome People Saying Awesome Things event in the Golisano building. The event was held as part of Ridgefest, Niagara's campus wide spring celebration. APSAT gives students a chance… Continue reading Niagara Students Doing Awesome Things

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American (Sign) Idol

The fifth annual ASL Idol showcased 11 scoring acts that celebrated ASL and deaf culture By: Chloe Steinig NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - On April 5, the fifth annual Sign Idol was held in Dunleavy Hall. Hosted by the American Sign Language Club, over 11 acts signed to songs of their choice in front of judges Nanette… Continue reading American (Sign) Idol