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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 »

News to Know

There is still time to show your support for Daemen College before the end of the fiscal year on May 31, 2018. Every gift, of any size, makes a difference. With more than 90 percent of our students receiving financial assistance, every dollar counts! You can make your donation to Daemen online at daemen.edu/give or by… Read More »

President Addresses Amherst Chamber

President Gary Olson addressed the Amherst Chamber of Commerce in a May 8 meeting in which officials from the town’s three colleges—Daemen, the University at Buffalo, and SUNY Erie Community College—joined town Supervisor Brian Kulpa in describing their respective visions of the town’s future. Olson noted that Daemen had made a concerted effort over the… Read More »

Oishei Grant to Benefit Daemen’s Nonprofit Resource Institute

Daemen College has received a $350,000 grant from the John R. Oishei Foundation for the Institute for Government and Nonprofit Innovation, Training, and Evaluation (IGNITE), which is housed in Daemen’s historic Curtis Hall. The foundation funding will provide support toward major facility enhancements that will maximize IGNITE’s use of Curtis Hall, including additional training and… Read More »

Daemen to Host Commencement Ceremonies

Daemen College President Gary Olson will confer degrees to more than 1,025 undergraduate and graduate candidates in the Class of 2018 at the college’s 67th annual commencement on May 19 in Kleinhans Music Hall. The undergraduate ceremony will take place at noon and will include the presentation of the Charles Lumsden Award, Daemen’s most prestigious… Read More »

AAUW Grant to Support Study Abroad Experience

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) Buffalo Branch has awarded a 2018 Chamberlin Fund Grant to Daemen College student Taqiyah Gibbons. The grant provides financial support for educational expenses for female college students. Recipients are selected based on academic achievement, potential for achieving their academic and career goals, and financial need. Gibbons, a Dean’s… Read More »