Library News

January 27, 2015

Two Graphing Calculators Now on Reserve

The Library just added two Texas Instruments graphing calculators to the Reserve Collection. You can check one out for four hours of use within the Library. read on →

January 23, 2015

Drs. Blair, Brown, Schoepflin & Taylor Co-Author Article

Dr. Kevin Blair, professor of social work; Dr. Marlo Brown, associate professor of mathematics; Dr. Todd Schoepflin, associate professor of sociology; and Dr. David Taylor, director of the Institute of Civic Engagement, co-authored Validation of a Tool to Assess and Track Undergraduate Attitudes... read on →

January 21, 2015

Library Hires NU Alumna as Outreach Librarian

Niagara University Library is pleased to announce the hiring of Bridget (Schumacher) Doloresco as its Outreach Librarian.  Bridget earned a bachelor of arts degree in secondary education with a concentration in English from Niagara University in 2004. She then earned a master of library science... read on →

January 15, 2015

Dr. Walker Interviewed by The Buffalo News About Local Manufacturing Jobs

Dr. Jay Walker, assistant professor of economics, was recently interviewed by The Buffalo News about local manufacturing jobs.  Read the article here.  read on →

January 12, 2015

Dr. Choong and Colleague Publish Article

Dr. Peggy Choong, professor of marketing at NU, and Mark A. Chee from Duke University recently published Social Capital, Emotional Intelligence and Happiness: An Investigation of the Asymmetric Impact of Emotional Intelligence on Happiness in Academy of Educational Leadership Journal. read on →

January 7, 2015

Dr. Risk Publishes Book Review in PSQ

Dr. Shannon Risk, assistant professor of history, reviewed The Woman Suffrage Movement in America: A Reassessment by Corrine M. McConnaughy in the winter 2014 issue of Political Science Quarterly.  You may read the book review here.  read on →

December 19, 2014

Dr. Burt Thompson Co-Authors Replication Report

Dr. Burt Thompson, professor of psychology, and a large number of his colleagues in the psychology field co-authored Registered Replication Report: Schooler and Engstler-Schooler (1990) in the September 2014 issue of Perspectives on Psychological Science. read on →

December 19, 2014

Sharon Green's Paper Published in Conference Proceedings

Sharon Green, coordinator of instructional services in the Office of Academic Support, published Increasing Students’ College-Level Vocabulary by Collaborating with Faculty in the 2014 Annual Conference Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Association of Developmental Educators (PADE). read on →

December 16, 2014

Dr. Ciminelli Publishes Article in the 2014 American Reading Forum Yearbook

Dr. Michelle Ciminelli, assistant professor of education, recently published Preservice Teachers Ponder the Power of Poetry in the 2014 edition of American Reading Forum Annual Yearbook. read on →

December 2, 2014

Journal of Library Innovation Publishes 10th Issue

The Journal of Library Innovation (JOLI), a peer-reviewed open access journal publishing original research, reports on innovative practices, literature reviews, case studies, and book, conference and product reviews, recently published its 10th issue. David Schoen, library director, and Samantha... read on →

November 12, 2014

Adriano Gatto Receives Positive Review of "The Glass Menagerie" Performance

Adriano Gatto, artist-in-residence/stage combat instructor/recruiter for NU's department of theatre & fine arts, received a positive review for his performance of Tom in The Glass Menagerie, a beloved Tennessee Williams play being produced at the Lancaster Opera House. Check out the review in... read on →

November 10, 2014

Susan Clements Publishes Short Story

Susan Clements, coordinator of community relations in the Castellani Art Museum, recently published her short story, "Manatee Mornings," in Uncertain Promise: An Anthology of Short Fiction and Creative Nonfiction. This is her first fiction publication.  read on →

November 6, 2014

Dr. Julia Latorre's Doctoral Dissertation Indexed in ProQuest Database

Leadership Preparation in Engineering: A Study of Perceptions of Leadership Attributes, Preparedness, and Policy Implications, the dissertation Dr. Julia Latorre wrote for her Ph.D. in NU's Leadership and Policy program, is now indexed in ProQuest's Dissertations & Theses Global database. read on →

November 5, 2014

Michael Beam Featured in Buffalo News Piece

Michael J. Beam, curator of exhibitions and collections in the Castellani Art Museum, is the subject of a piece in The Buffalo News called Artist Michael Beam Strives for Laughs. Arts Critic Colin Dabkowski previews Beam's upcoming solo exhibition in Big Orbit Gallery in Buffalo.   read on →

November 3, 2014

Library Acquires Poetry Book by Dr. Parmenter

The Library recently acquired Bat & Man: A Sonnet Comic Book by Dr. Chad Parmenter, assistant professor of English.  read on →