Partners in Scholarship

Art Museum at the University of Toronto

The Art Museum is comprised of the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery and the University of Toronto Art Centre which were federated in 2014 and began operating as the Art Museum at the University of Toronto.

The Art Museum organizes and presents an intensive year-round program of exhibitions and events that foster — at a local, regional, and international level — innovative research, interdisciplinary scholarship, and knowledge of art and its histories befitting Canada’s leading university and the country’s largest city. For more information, visit

Upcoming Tour

The Art of Devotion: Byzantine & Post-Byzantine Icons. Monthly Docent Tours. Next tour: Wednesday, November 27 at 12Noon. University of Toronto Art Centre, Ontario.


2019-2020 Season

The calendar is filled with concerts, exhibits and other events for the college community and the public. Students and faculty members are featured in our galleries and performance venues, along with artists from across the region. The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra performs at least one concert on campus every year. For more information, visit

Upcoming Weekend of Concerts

Jazz Ensemble Performance. Russell Scarbrough, director. Friday, November 22, 7:30PM. Montante Cultural Center, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY.

Canisius College Chorale. Bradley Wingert, director. Saturday, November 23, 7:30PM. Christ the King Chapel, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY.

Canisius College Orchestra. Ansgarius Aylward, director. Sunday, November 24, 7:30PM. Montante Cultural Center, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY.

The Buffalo Religious Arts Center

The Buffalo Religious Arts Center was established in 2008 to collect and preserve fine art from the many houses of worship that were forced to close their doors. It is one of the few galleries in the United States housed in a former church and dedicated to the preservation of religious art. For more information, visit

Center for the Study of Art, Architecture, History & Nature

Founded in 2009, C-SAAHN helps move education from an individual’s right to everyone’s responsibility for lifelong learning, as part of the “Buffalo-Chautauqua Idea: Exploring American Legacy.”

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Upcoming Session

Prototypes: How Designers Test Ideas. Great Courses Video Series #15. Tuesday, December 3. 12noon. Also: What is Community Wellness? Panel Discussion. 12:30 PM. Ring of Knowledge, Downtown Public Library, Buffalo, NY

NOTE: The lunchtime talk for Nov. 26th is cancelled. Happy Thanksgiving!

Classical Association of Western New York

Established in 1960, CAWNY advances the study of Latin and Greek by:

  • disseminating information about CAWNY to current and prospective members
  • fostering discussion related to the teaching of Classics
  • promoting the sharing of materials

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Digital Humanities at Canisius College

The Digital Humanities Group at Canisius College supports speakers, workshops, and other projects or events that promote critical thinking and creative work at the intersection of information technology and the arts and humanities.

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Institute for European & Mediterranean Archaeology

IEMA is a Signature Center of Excellence within the College of Arts and Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo. It was created in 2006 by an interdisciplinary faculty, drawn from departments across the university. With its departments of anthropology and classics, we promote the study and teaching of the archaeology of the Mediterranean and European areas in the Western New York/Southern Ontario region, North America, and beyond.

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New York State Archaeological Association: Houghton Chapter

NYSAA is the primary organization for professional and avocational archaeologists in New York State. Everyone who is interested in archaeology and the past is invited to join the Houghton Chapter. September to May, the Chapter holds its monthly meetings at the Buffalo Museum of Science. You do not need to be a member to attend!

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Upcoming Presentation

Behind-the-Scenes Tour at the Buffalo Museum of Science. Guided by Melissa Brown, ex. dir. Wednesday, January 15 at 7 PM. Buffalo, NY. 

Tour free to Houghton Chap. members.

St. Louis Church Choir 

The St. Louis Choir is an all-volunteer ensemble that rehearses each Thursday evening and leads the musical worship at 11:00 am each Sunday, September through June. Its repertoire covers nine centuries of sacred music and nearly every style of western composition. In past years, members of the choir have performed with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Ars Nova Musicians, and Camerata di Sant’ Antonio Chamber Orchestra.

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Upcoming Service

Annual German Christmas Mass. Sunday, December 1. Traditional carols at 10:30 AM, Mass at 11 AM, reception to follow. St. Louis Roman Catholic Church, Buffalo, NY.