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From the President

On August 24, 2016 By

The progress we have experienced at Daemen College has been remarkable. With insightful planning, we continue to reach new heights and strengthen our institution to enrich the student experience in ways that will help foster their success.

Certainly, one of the most exciting recent developments at Daemen has been our transition to NCAA Division II, […]

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Daemen College has launched a new, completely revamped Web site with enhanced features, dynamic content and a responsive design for a mobilefriendly experience to best meet the needs of visitors to the site.

The college’s new Web site includes a modernized design, updated navigation, increased multimedia use, a refined structure to better […]

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Daemen College and Lincoln Memorial University have formed a unique educational collaboration that will pave the way for Western New York students to earn a doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM), making it the only program of its kind available at a Buffalo Niagara institution and one of only three in the Northeast. It is the […]

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Daemen College has launched a new advanced certificate program in executive leadership and change (ELC), which is designed to prepare working professionals for leadership positions in business, health professions, higher education, and nonprofit organizations.

“This new advanced certificate program offers students a great opportunity to develop essential leadership skills and build competencies in areas […]

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Daemen College has completed the third phase of campus beautification efforts with a newly installed decorative wall along the west front of college grounds, new signage and other improvements to further spruce up the campus.

The multi-tiered stone wall is an extension of one installed on campus last year along Main Street that now […]

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The Higher Education Capital (HECap) Matching Grant Program Board has awarded Daemen College a $161,253 grant to allow for security enhancements and other improvements in the college’s Wick Campus Center.

“We are delighted with the award of this important funding from the State of New York,” said Dr. Greg Nayor, vice president for student […]

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Daemen College has been selected for the eighth consecutive year as a College of Distinction as one of the best colleges in the nation for students to learn, grow and succeed.

“We are pleased to again receive this prestigious national distinction,” said Daemen President Gary A. Olson. “This award underscores that Daemen is among […]

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An important milestone in the growth of Daemen College was marked in the fall with the official opening of its new Academic and Wellness Center, a $5.6 million refurbishment project that provides state-of-the-art learning facilities for health-related academic programs and fitness and recreational space for the college community.

“This is an exciting time at Daemen […]

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New York State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia ’70, a Daemen College graduate, emphasized that more collaborations between schools and higher education institutions are essential to advancing the state’s education system at a discussion held at Daemen College.

Elia spoke at the Daemen Distinguished Leaders Lecture Series before a well-attended gathering of presidents and other top […]

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Historic Move

On August 25, 2016 By

With NCAA Division II membership approved, Daemen Athletics heightens its competitive level and has a key role in the college’s academic setting while enriching the campus experience for all students.

Following years of college-wide collaboration, a historic day for Daemen College was marked last summer. The much anticipated news was shared that Daemen had […]

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Daemen College’s 64th annual commencement was the beginning of a new tradition for the institution as for the first time ever, two ceremonies were held for undergraduate and graduate students receiving their academic degrees.

The May 16 ceremonies were filled with excitement and joy as the Daemen Class of 2015 celebrated the momentous occasion […]

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Paula Joy Reinhold’s,‘79, fascination and passion for the arts led to a lasting connection with former teacher

When she first met Sister Jeanne File, OSF, Paula Joy Reinhold, ’79, was somewhat dismayed by the art teacher’s stern demeanor.

“She was so tough,” recalls Reinhold. “I had transferred to Daemen College from another university and […]

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Daemen College celebrated the accomplishments of five outstanding graduates at the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards dinner held in their honor on Nov. 6.

“We are proud to recognize the stellar accomplishments of this year’s recipients, who embody the positive impact our college has on the lives of our graduates,” said Daemen President Gary A. Olson. […]

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Daemen College raised more than $5,000 at the first annual fundraising event held for the newly established Charles Sabatino Study Abroad Scholarship, named in memory of the college’s longtime and beloved professor who passed away suddenly in 2014. Social work major Ellen Banks was selected as the first Sabatino Scholar, which helped support her […]

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A charitable gift annuity offers an ideal way for you to generously support Daemen College’s future while providing you a lifetime payment.

For example, if you donate cash or appreciated stock to fund a Daemen charitable gift annuity, you will receive fixed payments for life, a partial income tax deduction for your gift when […]

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Top leaders addressed various state, national and international issues as the latest featured speakers in the Daemen College Distinguished Leaders Lecture Series. (Photos L–R)

In a lecture given by Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, she cited Buffalo’s remarkable economic resurgence as a model for how to transform a city into a vibrant, growing urban area. […]

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Class Notes

On August 31, 2016 By

Announcements 1960s

Mary Ruth (Leberer) Haberman, ’61, Business Administration, was among the ’15 Christus Super Omonia Distinguished Alumnae award recipients honored by Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart.

Claudia M Kregg-Byers, ’66, History and Government, received a master of public health and a Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, where she is […]

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