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More than 400 guests attended the grand opening of the Daemen College International Center for Excellence in Animation (ICEA), held in January 2012. Located in Buffalo’s Tri-Main Center and occupying 17,000 square feet, the ICEA is comprised of Daemen’s five academic studios; three editing rooms; a library and video library; and a screening room, [...]

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Daemen College was awarded $530,000 from The John R. Oishei Foundation for the establishment of the Daemen College Physical Therapy Wound Clinic (DCPTWC). The clinic will serve individuals in Western New York who are suffering from chronic wounds. As part of this project, the College also plans to establish a Wound Care Academy to [...]

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Daemen College has named Robert Everett Mills Associate Vice President for Government Relations. Mills was most recently co-founder and partner in The Advocacy Group, a Washington, D.C., lobbying firm. Mills began his position at Daemen January 9, 2012.

A native of Washington, D.C. Mills’ long career has focused on positions in government, as well as [...]

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Cathaleen Curtiss

On April 17, 2012 By

Daemen College has named Cathaleen Curtiss Coordinator of the Daemen Interdisciplinary Minor in Entrepreneurship Program. Curtiss is an award-winning photojournalist, editor and director of photography, with experience in traditional print as well as online media. She holds a B.A. from Central Michigan University.

In her new position, Curtiss will manage the entrepreneurial program, which is [...]

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Throughout the eighteen months of his life, Paiten J. Meyers-Brogan was embraced by the love of his parents, Amanda Meyers and Michael Brogan, and their extended family and an ever-widening circle of friends. Seven months into Amanda’s pregnancy, she and Michael learned that their baby had hydranencephaly, a rare and ultimately fatal neurological condition. Yet [...]

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The front profile of the campus, dramatically changed by the Research & Information Commons, will soon receive a second highly-anticipated new addition: The Daemen College Visual & Performing Arts Center. Construction on the center, which will bring the arts together in one campus location, has continued through the academic year. A grand opening is [...]

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Daemen College is among a group of 33 leading colleges and universities that are committing $65 billion dollars to an innovative energy financing initiative. With the motto “Save Energy, Grow Money,” the Billion Dollar Green Challenge has invited colleges, universities, and other nonprofits to invest a total of one billion in self-managed green revolving [...]

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The U.S. Department of Education Title III Strengthening Institutions program has awarded $2 million to the College in support of Daemen’s commitment to student success. The Title III Strengthening Institutions program will help Daemen to expand its capacity to serve low-income students by providing funds to strengthen academic quality, institutional management, and fiscal stability.

“Daemen [...]

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Research furthers efforts to support early identification of balance problems in children.

Mary Rose Franjoine, PT, DPT, MS, C/NDT, PCS, Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy at Daemen College  (shown above at right), has been awarded $9,800 from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Section on Pediatrics for a collaborative research project aimed at quickly [...]

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Nedra J. Harrison, M.D., a surgeon with more than 30 years of experience and a member of the Rosary Hill College Class of 1973, was named to Phoenix Magazine’s Top Doctors list in 2011. Dr. Harrison practices in Scottsdale, Arizona. She was nominated to the Daemen Board of Trustees in 1993, and served until [...]

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The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) has recognized the Daemen Research & Information Commons (RIC) with its Award of Excellence. The AWI cited RIC architects Perry Dean Rogers, woodworker Conley Caseworks, general contractor GPS/Ciminelli Construction, as well as Daemen College for “project design, Daemen’s support of the design concept, and the faithful execution of the [...]

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Hello Alumni, Friends, and Supporters!

I finally have a chance to reflect on my first four months as Director of Athletics now that our fall sports have ended. So much has happened so fast at Daemen; let’s start with the athletic accomplishments of our Fall Sports: 1) Women’s Soccer won the program’s first-ever regular season [...]

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