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 [...]Continue Reading →
Alvaro Orozco, a Daemen international business major, had not anticipated graduating with a job. But with the help of Career Services at Daemen, that is exactly what happened. Originally from Barranquilla, Colombia, the international student graduated with a bachelor’s degree in international business and a minor in marketing in 2012.
Following an internship with Sunbelt [...]Continue Reading →
Global educational outreach moved another step forward during January 2013 Intersession, when the Daemen Winter Institute served as host
During their stay, the group attended classes and lectures in the Daemen physical therapy program, and became familiar with many of Buffalo’s favorite sights, shopping attractions, and foods.
The students, from the Brazilian Institute of Higher Education [...]Continue Reading →
The Canavan Legacy Society recognizes a special group of people who have included Daemen College in their estate plans through their will, trust, life insurance policy, retirement plan, or other planned gift. Members want to ensure the continued strength and integrity of the College mission of education and service for future generations.
Anyone, regardless of [...]Continue Reading →
Increased enrollment, greater diversity, innovative new programs, and development of a global focus were but some of the progressive changes that took place over the tenure of former Daemen College president and longtime educator Dr. Edwin Clausen.
Assuming Daemen’s presidency in 2011, Dr. Clausen left the position earlier this year to pursue other opportunities in [...]Continue Reading →
Some stars are fixed in the heavens, their light ever visible at a single point. And then there are shooting stars, which trace a swift and graceful arc across the sky, but once and briefly, their brilliance lingering in the mind’s eye. We wish on shooting stars.
Throughout the eighteen months of his [...]Continue Reading →
Funding Will Support Advanced Education of Diverse Students and Veterans
A competitive grant of $561,360 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded to the Daemen College Nursing Department will help to relieve the shortage of primary health care providers in the Western New York region. The funding will [...]Continue Reading →
Fresh off his team’s record-setting 27-win season, Daemen College men’s basketball head coach Don Silveri was named the Coach of the Year within the Independent Collegiate Athletic Association (ICAA) while three of his players — junior guard Casey Sheehan (Rochester, N.Y./Greece Athena), senior forward Jim Regan (Williamsville, N.Y./Nichols) and sophomore forward Gerald Beverly [...]Continue Reading →
Now progressing through the rigors of NCAA Division II Candidacy, part of Daemen’s transition is a prohibition on post-season play until gaining full membership (planned for 2015 –16), leaving the Wildcats’ athletic programs in a conundrum. With NAIA post-season no longer a possibility, and NCAA post-season still off on the horizon, what would the College [...]Continue Reading →
Women’s Basketball Mission Accomplished: Wildcats Claim USCAA National Title Kosior Named MVP, Stoddard And Allen Selected All-Tournament
Top-ranked Daemen College won a 73–62 victory over third-seeded Lindenwood University-Belleville in the championship game of the 2013 United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Division I Women’s Basketball Tournament.
The Wildcats, making their first-ever appearance in [...]Continue Reading →
On September 25, 2012, the Daemen volleyball team made their home debut after 15 consecutive matches away from the friendly confines of Lumsden Gymnasium to start their season. The Wildcats defeated rival Roberts Wesleyan College in straight sets (25–20, 25–15, 25–16) but it was the spirit of togetherness that stole the show on [...]Continue Reading →
There has been much excitement at Daemen College over the past several months – from welcoming our new president to watching the men’s and women’s basketball teams achieve a tremendous amount of success.
The lady Wildcats won the 2013 United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Division I Women’s Basketball Championship. The Wildcats, making their first-ever [...]Continue Reading →
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