In 1996, the men’s basketball team advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in four decades. The Griffs dubbed the tourney run “Won for the Thumb.” Who remembers why?
Bonus: Everyone who responds to today’s question will be entered in a random drawing to receive some Canisius ‘swag’ and a gift card, generously donated by the Canisius Bookstore.
Submit your answer on the college’s Facebook page.
Submitted by: Marketing and Communication
Your Golden Griffin men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams get their feet wet with some serious competition this weekend when they host SUNY Binghamton on Sunday afternoon. The meet starts at 12:30 pm in the KAC pool.
There is no admission fee, however, arrive early, as the popularity of the team guarantees a standing room only crowd every time the Griffs take the deck.
For additional informaiton, visit gogriffs.com or follow the Griffs on Twitter @gogriffs.
Submitted by: John Maddock, associate athletic director – external affairs, athletics
Back by popular demand —during the semester’s final weeks, the Andrew L. Bouwhuis Library will remain open 24 hours Sunday through Thursday with regular hours on Friday and Saturday. Extended hours begin this Sunday, December 2 at 11 a.m. and will continue through Saturday, December 15 when the library will close at 5 p.m.
During this period, additional “Silent Study” areas will be designated in the Library Instruction Room on the first floor, and Library Conference Room on the lower level. Guidelines for use of these rooms will be posted in the areas. Online room reservations will be available for other group study rooms. A reference librarian and other staff members will be available for assistance throughout the 24 hour opening period, and public safety also will be in the library during this time.
Students, faculty and staff are reminded that after 10 p.m. a valid Canisius College I.D. will be necessary to enter the library.
Please note—weekend hours remain in effect for Friday and Saturday.
The extended opening schedule is as follows:
The library will open Sunday, December 2 at 11 a.m. and remain open for 24 hours through Friday, December 7 with closing at 8 p.m. On Saturday, December 8 regular hours are in effect from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. The library reopens Sunday, December 9 at 11 a.m. and remains open for 24 hours through Friday, December 14 with closing at 5 p.m. Saturday, December 15 hours will be 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Daily hours are posted on the library home page at http://library.canisius.edu/
For more information contact the Library Service Desk at 716-888-8412 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Submitted by: Kathleen DeLaney, archvist/reference librarian