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Milestones on Main Street: Question of the Day

Included among the ranks of Canisius alumni are bank presidents, government officials, medical professionals and even some celebrity-types including Andy Anselmo ’45, known best as the “Voice Coach to the Stars.” Can you guess which famous crooner, below, studied under Anselmo?

a. Tony Bennett
b. Liza Minnelli
c. Eartha Kitt
d. All of the above

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

Interim Controller Announced

It is with great pleasure that I announce the appointment of Ronald Haberer as interim controller of Canisius College. Ron has served Canisius as associate controller since 2001 and holds an MBA from Canisius College. Ron brings a wealth of experience in financial management and accounting to the position. I am grateful that Ron has agreed to take on the role of strengthening and managing the college’s financial controls and look forward to his leadership in this important role.

Submitted by: Patrick Richey, vice president for business & finance

Deadline for Canisius Care Flexible Spending Accounts Open Enrollment

Anyone wishing to enroll for 2013 must complete an enrollment form and return the form to Human Resources. Enrollment forms can be found at or in the Human Resources Office. Current participants MUST complete an enrollment form for 2013.

If you do not wish to re-enroll, please email Dawn Rotterman at stating that you are declining for 2013.

If you have any questions regarding Canisius Care Flexible Spending Accounts, please contact Human Resources at extension 3151 or email Dawn Rotterman at

Enrollment forms must be returned by December 7, 2012.

Submitted by: Dawn Rotterman, human resources associate

Feast of the Immaculate Conception

Feast of the Immaculate Conception, a Roman Catholic Holy Day of Obligation will be celebrated with a Vigil Mass on Friday, December 7  at 5:10 pm in the Canisius College Christ the King Chapel.

Submitted by:  Rev. James L. Dugan, campus minister

Swimmers Home on Senior Day

Your men’s and women’s swim and dive teams host Senior Day on Saturday afternoon when Geneseo pays a visit to the KAC pool. Competition commences at 1 pm. No admission charge. Five men and two women will make their final home appearance in the Koessler pool.

Submitted by: John Maddock, associate athletic director – external affairs, athletics