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Canisius in the News

Time Warner Cable News sat down with Armand Petri, music producer and Marcus Thomeer, PhD, co-director of the Institute for Autism Research (IAR) to talk about the Artists for Autism concert, headlined by the Goo Goo Dolls.

Click here to watch the video.

Western New York Family Magazine featured the IAR in its April 2016 issue. Click here to read the story on page 32.

Submitted by: Public Relations


Canisius Fire Inspection

The Annual New York State Fire Inspection is officially underway. Inspections will take place from today through Friday, April 15.

Click here for safety tips to make you area is fire safe!

Submitted by: Joe Roetter, safety director, human resources

Tune in to the April Episode of Kaleidoscope

The Canisius College Video Institute production of the April episode of “Kaleidoscope” premieres on Saturday, April 2, at 5:30 a.m. on WGRZ-TV 2. This 30-minute television program celebrates the religious diversity of our region and is produced in conjunction with the Network of Religious Communities. “Kaleidoscope” is rebroadcast each Friday at 6:35 p.m. on Time Warner Cable channel 20 and each Sunday at 8:00 p.m. on Time Warner channel 6 in Olean.

In the first segment, Rabbi Alex Lazarus-Klein, of the congregation Shir Shalom, speaks with students from the Kadimah Academy about the meaning and celebration of Passover, the eight day Jewish festival commemorating the emancipation by God of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt and their freedom as a nation.

In the second segment, host Stan Bratton, PhD, speaks with Rev. Kirk Laubenstein, executive director for the Coalition for Economic Justice, Damone Edwards-Harris, fast food worker; and Gabriel Tyler, healthcare worker, about the history, mission, membership and current efforts of the Coalition for Economic Justice.

Students in the Canisius College Video Institute produce “Kaleidoscope” under the guidance of Barbara Irwin, PhD, professor of communication studies and co-director of the Video Institute, Jamie O’Neil, associate professor of digital media arts and co-director of the Video Institute, and Paula DeAngelis-Stein ’86, MS ’02, a producer with Daybreak Productions, the broadcast arm of the Catholic Diocese of Buffalo.

Submitted by: Sarah Seiler, graduate assistant, communication studies

Weekend Sports Schedule Revised

gravino_quinnipiac8952In addition to Saturday’s baseball doubleheader being moved to today, April 1, at noon, this weekend’s weather has also resulted in the following changes, as well:

Saturday, April 2

The men’s lacrosse game against Monmouth has been moved to an 11:00 a.m. start. The game can be viewed on ESPN3.

The final game of the baseball series against Siena will start at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Saturday. If that game needs to be postponed due to weather concerns, it will be played on Sunday afternoon at a time TBA.

Sunday, April 3

The women’s lacrosse team will host Syracuse University at 7:00 p.m. The game can be viewed on ESPN3.

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

Women’s Business Center Hosts “On-Point Business Match: Healthcare”

The Women’s Business Center is hosting “On-Point Business Match:  Healthcare” on Wednesday, April 6, from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Canisius College Center for Professional Development, 300 Corporate Pkwy., Amherst 14226.

Come and network with business owners and professionals in the healthcare field.  If you are looking for more contacts in this industry, then this event is designed for you!  Call Karen Burke at Ext. 8280 or register online here.  The cost for the event is $30.00.

Submitted by: Karen Burke, coordinator, women’s business center