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Jun 1, 2020

AMHERST, N.Y. – Outstanding student leaders in clubs, organizations, and departments at Daemen College have been recognized in a virtual Student Leadership Awards ceremony presented in a specially created video.

May 28, 2020

AMHERST, N.Y. – Large Jurassic period theropod dinosaurs like Allosaurus and Ceratosaurus apparently turned to cannibalism when food was scarce, according to a new study co-authored by a Daemen College professor.

May 21, 2020

AMHERST, N.Y. – With Western New York beginning the reopening process, Daemen College President Gary Olson has announced that preparations to reopen its Amherst campus are moving ahead with great caution to ensure the health and safety of the college community and in compliance with all state and federal guidelines and regulations.

May 19, 2020

AMHERST, N.Y. – Several Daemen College alumni have been recognized as 2020 Nurse of Distinction nominees by The Buffalo News and the Professional Nurses Association of Western New York (PNAWNY), an honor that is especially significant this year as nurses have been vital in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 18, 2020

AMHERST, N.Y. -- To ensure the health and safety of the campus community, Daemen College’s undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies scheduled for Aug. 15 have been moved to a virtual format.

4 Nov
Wednesday, November, 4 2020 |
(Greg Nayor)

5:30 PM to 7:00 PM - Wick Center Alumni Lounge: Please join this important Post-Election Analysis Q&A Panel Discussion! Featured panelists include:Dr. Penny Messinger, Dr. Lisa Parshall, and Dr. Jay Wendland Seats are limited in Alumni Lounge, but you can join anywhere via Zoom. Register Here!

6 Nov
Friday, November, 6 2020 |
(Hella Jacob)

2:30 PM to 3:30 PM - Virtual: Alternative Assessment Strategies: Beyond a Proctored Exam A Conversation on Pedagogy, co-sponsored by the CETL & Instructional Design. How do learners in your course(s) demonstrate their understanding? Are you considering changing up your final exam routine? If online instruction, COVID disruptions, Respondus limitations, or delayed student progress have caused you to re-think your usual end-of-term assessment strategy, join us for a discussion of alternatives to the traditional exam. We’ll review a range of strategies for summative assessment, offer options for thinking beyond the traditional exam, and discuss creative workarounds for assessment challenges. Please sign up to receive the zoom link:

7 Nov
Saturday, November, 7 2020 |
(Admissions Office)

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Research and Information Commons RIC Atrium

7 Nov
Saturday, November, 7 2020 |
(Admissions Office)

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Athletic Facility Lumsden Gym: Begin the college search process at Open House (on campus)Saturday, October 17 and Saturday, November 79:00am - 1:00pm This is also a one-of-a-kind chance to attend an academic department session with faculty and learn more about your intended major. You will have the opportunity to learn about the admissions process and meet your Admissions Counselor. Take a self guided tour and meet representatives from Student Activities, Career Services, Study Abroad, Financial Aid, Athletics, and much more! Come learn about the many reasons that may make Daemen right for you!Click Fall Open House for more information.

11 Nov
Wednesday, November, 11 2020 |
(Admissions Office)

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Rosary Hall RH Reception Area

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