Daemen College , Arts & Entertainment, Speaker & Special Events

Friday, March 27, 2015

2015 Undergraduate Exhibition

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Visual & Performing Arts Center: Tower Gallery

The 2015 Undergraduate Exhibition is a juried show featuring the work of this year's Visual & Performing Arts freshman, sophomores, and juniors.

Visual Effects Lecture

7:00 - 8:00 pm - Tri-Main: Studio 1

Professionals in the field of Visual Effects (VFX) will discuss their experiences, illustrated with video footage, and describe the state of the industry today in Western New York. Speakers include: Elissa Bello, Scott Holmes, and J.D. Cowles.

In conjunction with the lecture the ICEA will participate in the fourth Friday open studios at the Tri Main from 5:00pm-8:00pm.

Free and open to the public.

Please contact us at icea@daemen.edu for more information.

Yellen About Buffalo: Songs for Western New York

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Premier Center Cabaret

A fabulous evening led by “The Queen of Cabaret,” Kerrykate Abel, accompanied by pianist/singer, Chuck Basil. Enjoy the iconic songs of composers/lyricists like Jack Yellen, Ray Henderson and Harold Arlen, who have all called Buffalo “home.” ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY: Ticket price is $20.

Ticket reservations may be made by calling 716-839-8540 or online at www.musicalfare.com

Saturday, March 28, 2015

A Gershwin Celebration

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Premier Center Cabaret

Featuring the songs and piano compositions made famous by the legendary George Gershwin. Pianists Randall Kramer and Theresa Quinn are joined by guest vocalists Paschal Frisina III and Katy Miner (along with Quinn) in presenting Gershwin’s most popular works! TWO PERFORMANCES ONLY: Ticket price is $20.

Ticket reservations may be made by calling 716-839-8540 or online at www.musicalfare.com

A Gershwin Celebration

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Premier Center Cabaret

Featuring the songs and piano compositions made famous by the legendary George Gershwin. Pianists Randall Kramer and Theresa Quinn are joined by guest vocalists Paschal Frisina III and Katy Miner (along with Quinn) in presenting Gershwin’s most popular works! TWO PERFORMANCES ONLY: Ticket price is $20.

Ticket reservations may be made by calling 716-839-8540 or online at www.musicalfare.com

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Easter Bunny Brunch

8:00 am - 2:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick 113, 114, 115

Brunch with the Easter Bunny
Charles J. Wick Campus Center

Join us for Brunch with the Easter Bunny! Now celebrating our 20th year, the student alumni ambassadors proudly host a day full of fun family activities featuring a photo with the Easter Bunny, children's coloring station, a egg hunt (basket and eggs included) and a present for each child.


Call 716-839-8212 or rsvp@daemen.edu with questions.
Reservations can also be made via https://www.eventbrite.com/e/easter-bunny-brunch-2015-tickets-15757362696

Monday, March 30, 2015

2015 Undergraduate Exhibition

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Visual & Performing Arts Center: Tower Gallery

The 2015 Undergraduate Exhibition is a juried show featuring the work of this year's Visual & Performing Arts freshman, sophomores, and juniors.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

2015 Undergraduate Exhibition

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Visual & Performing Arts Center: Tower Gallery

The 2015 Undergraduate Exhibition is a juried show featuring the work of this year's Visual & Performing Arts freshman, sophomores, and juniors.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

2015 Undergraduate Exhibition

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Visual & Performing Arts Center: Tower Gallery

The 2015 Undergraduate Exhibition is a juried show featuring the work of this year's Visual & Performing Arts freshman, sophomores, and juniors.

Nancy Gacioch Speaker Series

5:00 - 7:00 pm - Wick Center: Alumni Lounge

Jessica Edwards, Curator at The Design Innovation Garage (dig),

The Design and Innovation Garage (dig) is a project of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, inc. The BNMC, Inc. is a self- sustaining enterprise driving social change in the WNY community while supporting entrepreneurs and help grow businesses to create jobs. dig is dedicated to building a
best in class entrepreneurial ecosystem that benefits the community at large.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

2015 Undergraduate Exhibition

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Visual & Performing Arts Center: Tower Gallery

The 2015 Undergraduate Exhibition is a juried show featuring the work of this year's Visual & Performing Arts freshman, sophomores, and juniors.

Gender & Career Discussion/Mixer

5:30 - 7:00 pm - Rosary Hall: RH Reception Area

How are women's career opportunities shaped by gender? Join a group of Daemen College & Rosary Hill College Alumni to discuss the role of gender in their careers--and yours. Co-sponsored by the Daemen Eaglettes, Rosary Hill-Daemen College Alumni Association, AAUW, and the Women's Studies Program. Refreshments included.

Register to attend at rsvp@daemen.edu

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

2015 Undergraduate Exhibition

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Visual & Performing Arts Center: Tower Gallery

The 2015 Undergraduate Exhibition is a juried show featuring the work of this year's Visual & Performing Arts freshman, sophomores, and juniors.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

2015 Undergraduate Exhibition

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Visual & Performing Arts Center: Tower Gallery

The 2015 Undergraduate Exhibition is a juried show featuring the work of this year's Visual & Performing Arts freshman, sophomores, and juniors.

Friday, April 10, 2015

2015 Undergraduate Exhibition

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Visual & Performing Arts Center: Tower Gallery

The 2015 Undergraduate Exhibition is a juried show featuring the work of this year's Visual & Performing Arts freshman, sophomores, and juniors.

Monday, April 13, 2015

History and Politics Speaker Series: Dr John Hartman

6:00 - 8:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

Four Marches in Montgomery: A Personal Journey
Dr. John Hartman's talk will offer a personal account of a civil rights foot soldier. He will describe the historical circumstances leading up to the Selma to Montgomery march in 1965, including four marches in which he participated.

Free and open to the public.

This is an Academic Passport Program Event.

Film Series: "The Sea Inside"

7:30 - 10:00 pm - Wick Center: Alumni Lounge

Academy Award Winner for Best Foreign Language film. Javier Bardem stars in the real-life story of Ramón Sampedro, who became quadriplegic after a severe traffic accident and struggled for the right to end his own life. Full of probing ethical questions, this 2004 film explores the topics of personal freedom, euthanasia, and the right to die.
Commentator Serife Tekin

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Keynote Speaker: Janne Siren Academic Festival

7:00 - 9:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

CAROUSEL’s romance of Billy Bigelow and Julie Jordan is one of musical theater’s classic stories. We witness one man’s shot at redemption in this Rodgers and Hammerstein masterpiece that hasn’t been professionally produced in WNY in over 20 years. The show includes the well-known songs "If I Loved You" and "You'll Never Walk Alone" and won the 1994 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical. Don’t miss the show that composer Richard Rodgers said was his favorite of all of his musicals!
For more information go to: http://www.musicalfare.com/

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, April 17, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, April 24, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

History and Politics Speaker Series: Dr. Nil Satana

7:00 - 9:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

"Transnationalization of Domestic Terrorism: Religion as a Strategic Tool."
Domestic terrorist groups pledging allegiance to, or branching out from, Al-Qaida are on the rise. Dr. Nil Satana will address the evolution and transnationalization of groups such as Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and the Haqqani network, where Osama bin Laden started out his career. How and why do domestic terrorist organizations strategically use religion to recruit militants?

The presentation will be followed by a question and answer session and is part of the Academic Passport Program.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, May 1, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Film Series: "The Birdcage"

7:30 - 10:00 pm - Wick Center: Alumni Lounge

American comedy film remake directed by Mike Nichols of the 1978 French-Italian film, “La Cage Aux Folles”. Stars Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Christine Baranski, and a wonderful ensemble cast. Williams at his funniest. “[The] movie goes beyond stereotypes to see characters’ depth and humanity…”

Christian Brandjes, associate professor of theater at Daemen, will provide post-film commentary. The event, which is sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs, is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, May 8, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, May 15, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Another 25th Anniversary celebration! SISTERS OF SWING offers an insider's view into the personal and private lives of the most successful female group of all-time: the Andrews Sisters. Featuring all of their hit songs, including "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy," "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree," "Bei Mir Bist du Schon" and many others, SISTERS OF SWING chronicles the Andrews Sisters lives, their successful pairings with other recording artists such as Bing Crosby & Danny Kaye, and the peaks and valleys of their showbiz careers.
For more information go to: http://www.musicalfare.com/

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, July 10, 2015

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Sisters of Swing

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Sisters of Swing

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, July 17, 2015

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Sisters of Swing

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Sisters of Swing

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, July 24, 2015

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Sisters of Swing

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Sisters of Swing

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, July 31, 2015

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Sisters of Swing

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Sisters of Swing

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Sisters of Swing

7:00 - 9:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Friday, August 7, 2015

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Sisters of Swing

4:00 - 6:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sisters of Swing

8:00 - 10:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Sisters of Swing

2:00 - 4:00 pm - MusicalFare Theatre: Theater

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Class of 1965 50th Reunion Reception

6:00 - 7:00 pm - Wick Center: Alumni Lounge

Class of 1965 50th Reunion Dinner

7:00 - 10:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

Friday, September 25, 2015

Electronics Recyling Project

- Outside Area: Wick Back Patio

Time for a fall clean-out. Drop off your used electronics on the back porch of Wick Student Center from Friday 9/27-Sunday 9/29 for free recycling in conjunction with the free Environmental Summit on Saturday (8:30am-12:30pm, www.daemen.edu/summit)

Did you know that trash haulers will NOT pick up your TV, stereo, computer etc. from the curb? New legislation requires that these items be properly recycled.

Easy drive-up with large boxes to accept your materials. Open to anyone in the community, so tell your friends.

For a full list of accepted items (including print cartridges and rechargeable batteries), visit
http://www.sunnking.com/consumer-business/acceptable-materials/

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Electronics Recyling Project

- Outside Area: Wick Back Patio

Time for a fall clean-out. Drop off your used electronics on the back porch of Wick Student Center from Friday 9/27-Sunday 9/29 for free recycling in conjunction with the free Environmental Summit on Saturday (8:30am-12:30pm, www.daemen.edu/summit)

Did you know that trash haulers will NOT pick up your TV, stereo, computer etc. from the curb? New legislation requires that these items be properly recycled.

Easy drive-up with large boxes to accept your materials. Open to anyone in the community, so tell your friends.

For a full list of accepted items (including print cartridges and rechargeable batteries), visit
http://www.sunnking.com/consumer-business/acceptable-materials/

Environmental Summit

8:30 am - 12:30 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

Free public event featuring speakers, workshops and information
tables about environmental and community sustainability. Speakers
will discuss food safety and bisphenol-A in food packaging, urban
farming and promoting access to fresh foods. A panel discussion will
address sustainability initiatives among local food
manufacturers--McCullagh Coffee, Perry's Ice Cream and Rich Products.
Over 30 organizations will be exhibiting.

Sponsors: Cornell Worker Institute, Daemen College, Erie County
Environmental Education Institute, Knoer Group, McCullagh Coffee
For more information call (716) 839-8524.

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Electronics Recyling Project

- Outside Area: Wick Back Patio

Time for a fall clean-out. Drop off your used electronics on the back porch of Wick Student Center from Friday 9/27-Sunday 9/29 for free recycling in conjunction with the free Environmental Summit on Saturday (8:30am-12:30pm, www.daemen.edu/summit)

Did you know that trash haulers will NOT pick up your TV, stereo, computer etc. from the curb? New legislation requires that these items be properly recycled.

Easy drive-up with large boxes to accept your materials. Open to anyone in the community, so tell your friends.

For a full list of accepted items (including print cartridges and rechargeable batteries), visit
http://www.sunnking.com/consumer-business/acceptable-materials/

Saturday, October 10, 2015

World on Your Plate Food Forum

8:30 am - 4:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

World on Your Plate Conference about Food and Sustainable Living!
8:30-9:00 registration, 9:00-11:30 workshops on various aspects of food & sustainable living, 11:30-1:00 lunch, vendor and information tables, keynote speaker Dr. Jane Mt. Pleasant, Cornell University, will speak on sustainable agriculture and indigenous farming, 2:15-3:15 workshops.
For more information contact: sbenz@daemen.edu or (716)839-8524 http://www.worldonyourplate.org

Friday, November 6, 2015

Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner

6:00 - 11:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

Join us for the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards
More information coming soon.

 

World of Opportunity Wizard

Wow! Daemen students & faculty travel abroad during the inter-semester break!

Faculty accompanied students to Mexico City and Cuernavaca for the January inter-semester term.

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