Author Archives: Tom Wojciechowski

Mott Selected for Prestigious International Scholarship

Kristyn Mott, a double major in global and local sustainability and business administration at Daemen College, has been awarded the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship. Her selection makes this the first-time ever two students from Daemen have earned this international scholarship in the same year, with history and political science major Gabrielle Sinnott having received… Read More »

Daemen Student Receives Paralegal Scholarship

Daemen College student Stefan Foster has received a $500 scholarship from the Western New York Paralegal Association. A Trustee Scholar, Foster is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in paralegal studies with a minor in composition and writing and is a member of the college’s Paralegal Club. “We are proud to have Stefan selected for this well-deserved… Read More »

Alum Profile – Paul Marrano ‘80

Paul Marrano received a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a specialization in marketing from Daemen College. In his senior year, he and several other students were honored with an award from the Cooperative Education Department. He was also a member and served as treasurer of Phi Beta Gamma, played on Daemen’s first men’s soccer… Read More »

Ruiz Martinez Named To Academic All-District Team

Ricardo Ruiz Martinez (Valencia, Spain) of the Daemen College men’s tennis team has been named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District Men’s At-Large Team selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The academic recognition is another in a long list of achievements for Ruiz Martinez, a business administration major with a 3.91 grade-point average, who recently… Read More »

News to Know

Daemen College students and faculty involved in this year’s VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program assisted in preparing more than 235 tax returns for residents in the Western New York community.

Luppino-Gholston Named Director of Sustainability and Civic Engagement

Kristen Luppino-Gholston, who has more than 15 years of experience in the Buffalo Niagara region’s nonprofit sector, has been named director of Daemen College’s Paul A. Saffrin Center for Sustainability and Civic Engagement. Her appointment is effective July 9. In this role, Luppino-Gholston will oversee initiatives for the Saffrin Center, which is dedicated to promoting… Read More »

Graduating Students Presented Top Awards

The exceptional achievements of graduating students in the Daemen College Class of 2018 were recognized at the annual Excellence Awards Ceremony held on May 18 as part of the college’s commencement weekend activities. “This annual ceremony is a longstanding Daemen tradition to celebrate our highest-achieving graduating students who have excelled academically and contributed so much… Read More »

Staff Profile – Kallie Banker

Kallie Banker, daughter of head coach Jenepher Banker, had her first season in 2017-18 as an assistant women’s basketball coach at Daemen College, where she also serves as athletics operations assistant. Banker had a collegiate career that included stops at Division I University of Rhode Island and University of Vermont. She had a standout athletic career… Read More »