Category Archives: March 21 2016

Middle States Team Visit Concludes With Positive Report

Daemen College has received a positive report from the Middle States Commission on Higher Education evaluation team at the conclusion of their three-day site visit to the college. During the on-site visit from March 14-16, the evaluation team met with various campus constituencies as part of the process toward Daemen’s reaccreditation by Middle States. Prior… Read More »

Daemen Athletics Director Receives Prestigious Athena Award

Bridget Niland, director of athletics at Daemen College, was honored as recipient of the 2016 Athena Young Professional Leadership Award at the 26th annual Athena Awards Luncheon presented by the Buffalo Niagara Partnership at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. Niland is the first recipient from higher education to receive the Athena Young Professional Leadership Award,… Read More »

Daemen President Signs Five-Year Contract

Dale Demyanick, chairman of the Daemen College Board of Trustees, announced at the board’s March meeting that Daemen President Gary A. Olson has just signed a five-year contract to serve as president of the college until 2021. “We are very pleased with Dr. Olson and all he has done to lead Daemen College to new… Read More »

Morace Named Daemen’s First Distinguished Professor

Dr. Robert Morace, professor of English and a noted scholar in contemporary and Scottish fiction, has been appointed Daemen College’s first Distinguished Professor, the highest level of scholarship awarded to college faculty. “We are exceptionally proud to name Dr. Morace as the first faculty member to receive this elite designation at Daemen, and commend him… Read More »

Faculty Profile – Lisa Ball

Dr. Lisa Ball is an assistant professor of nursing at Daemen College and teaches primarily in the graduate programs. She also serves as co-chair of the college’s Human Subjects Research Review Board and is faculty liaison for Daemen’s Pi Zeta Chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. In addition to teaching, Ball… Read More »

Daemen’s Dyck Named Second-Team All-Region

Daemen College men’s basketball player Torrence Dyck (Rochester, N.Y./San Jacinto College) has been selected to the 2015-16 Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) All-East Region Second Team following a vote by sports information professionals from institutions and conference offices in the region.