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From the President

On December 5, 2016 By

The Daemen College campus is abuzz with excitement. Early in the fall semester, we welcomed back to campus a beloved alum: New York State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia, who delivered an inspiring Convocation speech to our new students as they began their academic journey at Daemen. We are proud to count the commissioner as one […]

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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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From the President

On April 19, 2016 By

As the academic year at Daemen College comes to a close, we are celebrating new levels of excellence, and our national prominence continues to grow. In many ways, Daemen is a strong, vibrant institution with an enduring sense of promise and purpose. The collective pride we share in our college is built on a steadfast […]

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A newly installed decorative stone wall gracing the front of the Daemen College campus will be extended to include more of the front perimeter of the college. President Gary A. Olson announced in early spring that the Amherst Historic Preservation Commission has approved the college’s proposal to extend the wall to along the west front […]

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From the President

On November 14, 2014 By

With the fall semester now well underway, Daemen College is looking forward to the promise of another exciting year ahead. We’ve welcomed our newest students into Daemen’s dynamic college community as they join our many talented returning students who are continuing their studies at our exceptional institution.

We entered the new academic year with tremendous […]

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From the President

On April 23, 2014 By

With the remarkable progress that Daemen College has made as we move to new levels of excellence, the college is a changed place, both literally and figuratively. Looking back on all that Daemen has achieved since I had the privilege of joining this exceptional college in February 2013, I am amazed at all that […]

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Gary A. Olson, Ph.D., was inaugurated as the sixth president of Daemen College on September 20, at a formal ceremony on the Daemen campus. Dr. Olson began his term February 1.

The Inauguration took place in Wick Center, before members of the Daemen community, family members, business and government leaders, and members of the […]

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President’s Welcome

On November 25, 2013 By

It’s common to ask college presidents, especially upon the occasion of their formal Inauguration, “What is your vision for the future?” By that question, one usually means, Where do you intend to take the college? In what ways will the college be different five years from now—different from how it is today?

Any meaningful […]

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In February, the College welcomed its new president, Gary A. Olson, Ph.D. a nationally-known scholar, writer, and educator who was drawn to the leadership position by Daemen’s forward-looking curriculum.

“I saw a great fit at Daemen College with its modern academic programs, committed faculty, and personalized approach to teaching,” Dr. Olson explains. “My goal is […]

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