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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

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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

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Niagara’s Got Talent

Eleven acts of Niagara’s most talented students competed for a $500 first place prize. By: Chloe Steinig NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - On March 22, Niagara’s Got Talent (formerly Open Mic Night) was held in upper level Gallagher Center. Hosted by seniors Dominic Hannon and Kyle Schwindler, 11 scoring acts performed in front of a panel… Continue reading Niagara’s Got Talent

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Niagara University theatre presents “Mother Hicks”

By Ferrah Staley/ Entertainment Editor After five and a half weeks of rehearsal, the Niagara University Theatre debuted a play called Mother Hicks on March 23rd. Mother Hicks was first written in 1986 by Susan Zeder. This play was directed by Steve Braddock, the Head Director of the Niagara University Theatre. What makes this show… Continue reading Niagara University theatre presents “Mother Hicks”

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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

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Niagara Takes Back the Night

The second annual event raised awareness for domestic violence and sexual assault, inspiring hope and change By: Chloe Steinig and Michaela McGrath NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y.- On March 30, the second annual Take Back The Night was held in upper level Gallagher Center. The event was held to raise awareness for domestic violence and sexual assault.… Continue reading Niagara Takes Back the Night