Library News

May 26, 2015

Professor Gentile and Colleagues Publish Article

Michael Gentile, associate professor in the College of Hospitality and Tourism Management, and some of his colleagues from other institutions recently published Millennial Generation Perceptions of Value-Centered Leadership Principles in Journal of Human Resources in Hospitality & Tourism.  read on →

May 18, 2015

Dr. Ireland and Colleagues Publish Article

Dr. Timothy O. Ireland, dean of arts and sciences, co-authored the article Adolescent Risk for Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration with several colleagues from other institutions. The article is a May 2015 Prevention Science Online First publication. read on →

May 15, 2015

Sharon Green Presents at Trocaire College

Sharon Green, coordinator of instructional services in the Office of Academic Support, presented at Trocaire College’s Faculty Development Day on May 12, 2015. Her session was entitled “Do I Really Have to Buy That Book? Strategies to Get Your Students to Read More.”  read on →

May 13, 2015

Part-Time Reference Librarian (and NU Alumna) Departs

Thank you to Lucy Bungo, part-time reference librarian and NU alumna, for her dedicated service to the Library. Lucy's last day was May 12, 2015, and she will officially become director of the Villa Maria College Library in July 2015.  Lucy graduated from NU in May 2009 with a B.A. in Political... read on →

May 7, 2015

Congratulations to the Library's Oscars Contest Winner

Congratulations to freshman Claire Hull, the winner of the Library's 2015 Oscars Contest!  For her prize, Claire chose the Selma DVD.  Thank you to everyone who entered the contest! read on →

May 6, 2015

Library Adds New Computers to Quieter Areas of the Building

We know you sometimes need to concentrate without distractions, and we've been working on adding additional computers to more secluded areas of the building. Earlier in the semester, we added two computers to the south end of the second floor, and we just added a second computer to the Quiet Study... read on →

May 4, 2015

Dr. Little Interviewed About Forthcoming Book in The Buffalo News

Dr. Joseph Little, associate professor of English, recently discussed his forthcoming travel memoir in an article published in The Buffalo News. The Library plans to add Little's Letters from the Other Side of Silence to its book collection when it is published in 2017.  read on →

April 21, 2015

Dr. Boxer and Colleague Publish Another Paper in arXiv

Dr. Laurence Boxer, professor of computer & information sciences, recently published Alternate Version of Continuity for Digital Multivalued Functions in arXiv with Dr. P. Christopher Staecker from Fairfield University. read on →

April 15, 2015

Dr. Hershenov Co-Authors Article

Dr. Rose Hershenov, adjunct professor of philosophy, co-authored "Morally Relevant Potential" in the March 2015 issue of Journal of Medical Ethics. Her co-author is Dr. David Hershenov from the University at Buffalo. read on →

April 14, 2015

Dr. Teresa Wins Dissertation Award

Congratulations to Dr. Carrie Teresa, assistant professor of communication studies, for being selected as the recipient of the 2015 Margaret A. Blanchard Doctoral Dissertation Prize from the American Journalism Historians Association. This is her third award from this association. Read the NU News... read on →

March 30, 2015

Dr. Goacher and Colleagues Publish Article

Dr. Robyn Goacher, assistant professor of chemistry, recently published Detecting Changes in Arabidopsis Cell Wall Composition Using Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry as an "Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)" article in Surface and Interface... read on →

March 26, 2015

Doug Zschiegner Interviewed by the Buffalo News About "Cyrana"

Doug Zschiegner, associate professor and associate director of NU Theatre, discusses "Cyrana," his adaptation of the Cyrano de Bergerac story, in the recent Buffalo News article, Story of Cyrano de Bergerac Gets New Twist at Niagara University.  read on →

March 25, 2015

Dr. Stranges Publishes Article

Dr. John Stranges, university professor, has published an article entitled “Mr. Chrysler’s Building” in ICON, an international journal on the history of technology. The article demonstrates how Walter Chrysler fashioned the famous building which bears his name into one of the most beautiful... read on →

March 24, 2015

Dr. Teresa Publishes Article

Dr. Carrie Teresa, assistant professor of communication studies, recently published "We Needed a Booker T. Washington  …  and Certainly a Jack Johnson": The Black Press, Johnson, and Issues of Representation, 1909–1915 in American Journalism.  read on →