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The Nancy Haberman Gacioch, William T. Gacioch & Family Center for Visual & Performing Arts opened Thursday, October 4 on Daemen’s campus. Ceremonies were highlighted by a naming gift from Nancy Haberman Gacioch, a member of the Rosary Hill College Class of ’62, her husband, William, and their family. The $5.4 million Center [...]

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In a press conference June 25 at Daemen College, Daemen officials, New York Assemblyman Ray Walter (R), and New York State Senator Michael Ranzenhofer (R), announced a major change in New York State law that will improve access to healthcare that is high quality, yet less costly. The amendment to the law was initiated by [...]

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History came alive this past September at Daemen College as General Albin F. Irzyk (Ret) captivated an audience of faculty, students, local veterans and community members speaking about his firsthand experiences of World War II.

The 95-year-old General Irzyk came to Daemen with his wife of 65 years, Evelyn, on the invitation of college [...]

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In April at Daemen College, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer made the case that a new Veterans’ cemetery is critically needed in Western New York. “After numerous calls to the VA to designate a cemetery in that region, the VA finally agreed to build a much deserved Veterans’ Cemetery in Buffalo,” Senator Schumer noted. Schumer asked [...]

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During the spring semester U.S. Representative Kathy Hochul-D (26th District) spoke with Daemen students in a roundtable discussion on the need for low interest student loans for low and middle-income students who aspire to earn a college degree.

“It is crucial we keep college affordable for all our students,” she said. “Higher student loan interest [...]

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University of Botswana Students also Perform at Three Buffalo High Schools

Students and faculty from the University of Botswana Department of Visual Arts and Performing Arts presented an original stage production as part of the 2012 Daemen College Academic Festival. The group’s April visit to Daemen and Buffalo was part of a wide-ranging collaborative partnership [...]

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Following the 2012 Academic Festival, Dr. Thabo T. Fako, Vice Chancellor of the University of Botswana, and Director of Institutional Planning Dr. Phonan Jackalas were welcomed to the Daemen campus April 21-22. The back-to-back visits to Daemen represent the first stages of a collaboration between Daemen and the University of Botswana, centered on academic mutually [...]

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Nancy Haberman Gacioch ’62, speaking to the Class of 2012

With those words, Nancy Haberman Gacioch ’62, who studied economics and social studies at the former Rosary Hill College, now Daemen College, advised Daemen 2012 graduates to be true to themselves. A philanthropist and strong supporter of many Buffalo and Western New York [...]

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After having an opportunity this summer to meet and exchange outcomes with Daemen College nursing students and faculty, Jun Li, a master’s level nursing student from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, felt this was just a beginning.

“There should be more such exchanges,” she said. “We need more communication, more sharing of outcomes of treatment [...]

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Changing lives, often dramatically, was recognized by the Daemen College Associates in their 2012 Community Service Awards, presented on September 30 at Brookfield Country Club in Clarence, NY.

The Reverend Brian Rotach served United Methodist Churches in the Washington, D.C. area for four years, East Aurora for five years, and Buffalo for 26 years. For [...]

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For Dr. Hratch Karamanoukian, the Hope for Tomorrow Foundation’s recent medical mission to Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) was the trip of a lifetime. Karamanoukian’s grandparents, as toddlers, left NKR with their family. A region located in Europe’s Southern Caucasus between Armenia and Azerbaijan, NKR has endured numerous wars and been disputed between the two countries, [...]

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Daemen Joins NCAA

On December 6, 2012 By

Daemen College has been accepted for membership in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II. Daemen now becomes the first college in the Buffalo area to become affiliated with NCAA Division II. The Wildcats will immediately begin the three year transition to comply with all NCAA rules and regulations.

“This represents a great [...]

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