Tag Archives: Faculty and Staff

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Dr. Brenda Young, program director of global and local sustainability at Daemen College, was a co-presenter for a session on “Building Our Capacity for Collection Action” at the 2017 Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Conference held in San Antonio.

Restructuring of Daemen Athletics Administration Announced

Daemen College Director of Athletics Bridget Niland has announced a restructuring of the athletics department’s leadership staff to better serve the needs of the Wildcats’ 17 NCAA Division II sports and more than 230 student-athletes. The changes also reflect a structure that will support Daemen’s Center for Allied and Unified Sport and Exercise (CAUSE), which… Read More »

Staff Profile – Alex Chichester

Alex Chichester has joined Daemen College’s Office of Information Technology as a junior web developer. In this role, he mainly works on adding and improving functionality on the MyDaemen website, including the new Daemen directory. Chichester graduated from the University of Rochester with a master’s degree in adolescent education and earned a bachelor’s degree in… Read More »

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Dr. Mary Wolf, associate professor of art education at Daemen College, will give a presentation at the 2018 National Art Education association conference being held in March in Seattle. She will co-present a session, “Implicit Bias and Culturally Responsive Practice in the Art Room,” with Michele Agosto, director of curriculum for art education in the… Read More »

Faculty Profile – Veronica Valazza

Dr. Veronica Valazza joined Daemen College this fall as a full-time assistant professor of nursing, having most recently served as an adjunct faculty member in the department. Valazza, who has more than 20 years of experience as a nursing professional, previously worked as nurse manager at Kaleida Health and also at Kenmore Mercy Hospital. A… Read More »

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Daemen College faculty members Kevin Kegler, professor of graphic design, and Felice Koenig, associate professor of painting and drawing, have works on display in The Corridors Gallery at Hotel Henry, “A Resource: Art Project,” an evolving art program that will mark the third and final Art Walk of 2017.

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Dr. Laura Favaro, clinical assistant professor of physical therapy at Daemen College, has earned certification as an orthopaedic clinical specialist from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties.

Staff Profile – Jillian Ziemianski

Jillian Ziemianski has joined the Daemen College Learning Center as a writing specialist. In this role, she oversees peer and professional writing coaches, provides training and professional development opportunities for new academic coaches, and manages writing coaching sessions for undergraduate and graduate students. She also assists with developing and performing outreach activities, including class visits,… Read More »