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_M4I01421Approximately 260 students received their degrees during graduate commencement ceremonies on Wednesday, May 17 at the Koessler Athletic Center.

Christine M. Licata-Culhane ’67, MS ’71, EdD, delivered remarks to the Class of 2017.  The senior associate provost and professor in the Division of Academic Affairs at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) has worked in the field of education for more than 40 years.

Check out photos from last night’s ceremonies by clicking here.

Submitted by: College Communications

Vacation Carryover Reminder

Full-time administrators and staff, with the exception of those staff members represented by the collective bargaining agreement, are able to carry over one week of vacation into the following year.  Please manage your vacation time to ensure that only a maximum of one week is carried into next fiscal year, which begins June 1, 2017.

Thank you for all you do for the college and for your cooperation in this matter.

Submitted by: Jennifer Skowron, assistant director, Human Resources

Amazon Business

If you missed the initial sign up for the college’s Amazon Business account and want to join, send a request to Gary Lew, director of purchasing, at

A centralized Amazon Business account was created to improve the way Canisius does business with Amazon by clearly separating business and personal shopping.

Submitted by: Gary Lew, director, Purchasing

Canisius College Reading and Writing Camp

The Canisius College Summer Reading and Writing Camp will be held July 17-21 and July 24-28, Monday-Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. The camp provides reading and writing experiences for students in grades 2-12. There is a reduced price for enrolling in both camps.

During camp, students engage in highly motivating small group activities including literature circles, readers’ theater and poetry jams. Attendees will work with peers and with literacy interns who are certified teachers near the completion of a master’s degree in literacy education. Canisius College faculty supervise the camp experience.

For more information, contact Ginny Carver in the graduate education and leadership program at or Ext. 3728.

Submitted by: Ginny Carver, administrative associate, Graduate Education and Leadership