Category Archives: July 23 2018

Daemen Earns National Recognition as College of Distinction

For the 11th consecutive year, Daemen College has been selected as a national College of Distinction in honor of the institution’s excellence in undergraduate higher education. This also marks the second year Daemen has earned program-specific recognition in business, education, and nursing for the college’s expert blending of the liberal arts with professional programming. “We… Read More »

Mathematics Professor Named Congressional Fellow

Dr. James Ricci, assistant professor of mathematics at Daemen College, has been awarded the prestigious 2018-19 Congressional Fellowship from the American Mathematical Society, making him the first Daemen faculty member to earn this national honor. The highly selective fellowship, which is awarded to only one recipient per year, is administered by the American Association for… Read More »

Leidenfrost Named Associate Vice President

Rachel Leidenfrost has been appointed to the newly created position of associate vice president of marketing and communications at Daemen College. Her appointment is effective Aug. 13. In this role, Leidenfrost will lead Daemen’s marketing initiatives, brand strategy, and plan development and implementation, and will also oversee the areas of marketing, communications, and publications. “Rachel… Read More »

Director Presented Public Relations Awards

Paula Witherell, director of institutional communications at Daemen College, has received two 2018 Bronze Excalibur Awards from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Buffalo Niagara Chapter. Witherell received a Bronze Excalibur Award in the video and audio programs category for the production of Daemen’s “Drive to 75” video, which was created for the public… Read More »

State Senator Discusses Efforts Benefitting WNY

State Senator Timothy M. Kennedy provided insight on New York State Senate efforts that have positively impacted the Western New York community in the latest Daemen College Distinguished Leaders Lecture Series event. Starting the lecture by sharing his path to elected office, Kennedy discussed his career as an occupational therapist, a professional experience that gave… Read More »

Staff Profile – Michael Paglicci

Michael Paglicci has joined Daemen College as coordinator for student transition and campus programming. In this role, he oversees orientation, homecoming, Daemen Day, and many other events. He will also develop a new Campus Activities Team (CAT), a student led organization that will help plan programs and activities. Paglicci previously served at Daemen as a… Read More »

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