Tag Archives: Academics

Daemen Announces 2018 Commencement Speakers

Dr. Candace S. Johnson, president and CEO of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Paul A. Saffrin, chief executive officer of Vanocur Refractories, will address the Class of 2018 at Daemen College’s commencement ceremonies on May 19 in Kleinhans Music Hall. Johnson will serve as commencement speaker at the undergraduate ceremony scheduled for noon, and… Read More »

Shutts Recognized As a Health Care Champion

Dr. Gregg Shutts, professor and chair of the Daemen College Physician Assistant Studies Program, has been named a 2018 Health Care Champion by Buffalo Business First. In announcing the honorees, Business First noted, “Twenty-nine professionals have been named to the 2018 roster of Health Care Champions, signifying their high levels of accomplishments within the field.”… Read More »

Daemen and SUNY Erie Announce Educational Partnership for Student Veterans

Daemen College and SUNY Erie Community College (SUNY Erie) have formed a new educational partnership designed to provide student veterans and military aligned students a seamless transition from earning a SUNY Erie associate’s degree to completing a bachelor’s degree at Daemen. The memorandum of agreement for the dual admission program was officially signed on March… Read More »

Daemen Master of Social Work Program Earns National Accreditation

Daemen College’s Master of Social Work Program, which is the only MSW degree offered at a private institution in the Buffalo Niagara region, has earned accreditation from the prestigious Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), the national accrediting agency in the field of social work. The initial accreditation follows a rigorous three-year self-evaluation process required… Read More »

Paralegal Night Planned at Daemen

Daemen College will host a Paralegal Night, which include a discussion with professionals in the field, from 6 to 7 p.m. April 11 in the Business Building Room 101. Speakers will provide information on working in federal and state courts, business and corporate law, banks, real estate, and various types of litigation. Interested students will… Read More »

Uganda Program Connects Classroom Learning With Real-World Experience

Daemen College student Lumeshwar Kumar gained valuable real-world experience that blended his undergraduate and graduate studies as a participant in a two-month public health project in rural Uganda, an opportunity that honed his professional skills while also making a difference in the lives of residents thousands of miles away. Less than two weeks after receiving… Read More »

Daemen Partnership With Charter School of Inquiry to Bolster Teacher Training

Daemen College has established a new partnership with the Charter School of Inquiry (CSI) that will offer educational opportunities for aspiring teachers and provide multidisciplinary professional development training at the Buffalo-based school. The collaboration is the first of its kind that the city charter school for grades K-6 has formed with a college in the… Read More »

Daemen Celebrates Opening of Graduate Studies Technology Center

Daemen College opened its new Graduate Studies Technology Center (GSTC), a part of a major effort to advance technology infrastructure for the college’s growing graduate programs, at a celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony held on Feb. 1. As part of the opening celebration, State Senator Michael Ranzenhofer was honored for his efforts in obtaining $480,000 in… Read More »