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Alum, Trustee Earns Recognition

President Gary A. Olson presented Daemen College alum and trustee, Catherine LePage-Campbell, with an engraved plaque recognizing her 20 years of attendance at Daemen’s annual Student Excellence Awards Ceremony, formerly called the “Baccalaureate Awards Ceremony,” at this year’s event, held on Friday, May 19. “Cathy Campbell is one of Daemen’s most dedicated and loyal alums,”… Read More »

Daemen to Hold Commencement Ceremonies

Daemen College President Gary A. Olson will confer degrees to more than 950 undergraduate and graduate candidates in the Class of 2017 at the college’s 66th annual commencement on May 20 in Kleinhans Music Hall. The undergraduate ceremony will begin at 2:30 p.m. and will include the presentation of the Charles Lumsden Award, the college’s… Read More »

NCAA President Discusses College Sports

As the top leader in U.S. collegiate sports, NCAA President Mark Emmert gave an insightful national perspective on how college athletics serves as a pathway to opportunity and lifelong success at a special lecture presented at Daemen College. Addressing a capacity crowd, Emmert was the featured speaker in a Daemen Distinguished Leaders Lecture Series event… Read More »

Daemen Earns National Best Value School Designation

Daemen College has been selected by University Research and Review as a 2017 Best Value School award recipient, making it one of fewer than 100 institutions across the country selected to receive this prestigious national designation. “We are honored to be chosen for this distinguished award and to be recognized for our exceptional educational value,”… Read More »

Inaugural Day of Giving Declared a Success

Daemen College vice president for institutional advancement, Craig Harris, declared the College’s first-ever Day of Giving campaign “an unqualified success.” This day-long fundraising effort, which took place on April 26, challenged Daemen alumni, faculty, staff, students, parents, and friends to give back in order to achieve various challenge gifts posed throughout the day by members… Read More »

NCAA President’s Visit to Daemen to Include Lecture, Student-Athlete Town Hall

NCAA President Mark Emmert will discuss the importance of collegiate sports in creating opportunities for student-athletes as featured speaker in the Daemen College Distinguished Leaders Lecture Series scheduled for 3:15 p.m. May 4 in the Wick Campus Center Social Room. The lecture, “College Sports: A Pathway to Opportunity,” is free and open to the public.… Read More »

Daemen to Host First Day of Giving

Daemen College has scheduled April 26 as its first-ever Day of Giving, a 24-hour fundraising campaign that will invite the college community to come together to offer their support for students and the institution. For the inaugural Daemen Day of Giving, alumni, faculty, staff, parents, and friends will have the opportunity to make an online… Read More »