Campus Ministry Holiday Open House is Today

Stop by, visit with the staff and have a treat

Campus Ministry invites you to its Holiday Open House today, Wednesday, December 6 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Old Main 207.

Stop by for a treat!

Submitted by: Sarah Signorino, assistant director, Campus Ministry




Christmas Caroling in Old Main Today

Hear Cantio Sacra perform


Come hear the sounds of the season when Cantio Sacra, under the direction of Bradley Wingert, sings Christmas carols in the Old Main Atrium. The free concert is today, Wednesday, December 6 at 1 p.m. Fa-la-la-la-la, la-la, la-la!

Submitted by: Bradley Wingert, director, Cantio Sacra






Last sale of the year at the bookstore!

Grab some great Griffs gear and save big

So we are serious this time. This is it! One last sale. We will not have another sale in 2017. So what’s on sale? EVERYTHING! Well almost everything. We are discounting all clothing, drinkware and baseball caps by 25 percent. We will also take an additional 25 percent discount off our $11.99 crewnecks. That’s a seriously low price of $9! So stop in Wednesday, December 6 or Thursday December 7 and stock up! Can’t make it to the store? That’s okay, you can still save by going to our website here. So get your holiday shopping done early!

Submitted by: Andrew Thomas, store manager, Canisius College Bookstore







Top Two Teams in Atlantic Hockey Meet This Weekend

Watch Griffs battle Niagara

This weekend’s two-game Battle of the Bridge series, featuring your Canisius Golden Griffins against Niagara, is setting up to be the clash of the Atlantic Hockey season as the two rivals meet with first place on the line.  Games are scheduled for Friday night, December 8 at 7 p.m. at Niagara and Saturday, December 9 at 4:35 p.m. at HARBORCENTER. The Purple Eagles lead Atlantic Hockey with 17 points, while your Griffs sit in second with 16 points. Niagara has a game in hand.

Tickets for the game at HARBORCENTER are available in advance by calling 716-888-TIXX. Saturday afternoon’s game will be the final appearance by the Griffs at HARBORCENTER until January 12-13 when AIC visits.

It’s Hockey Jersey Night with fans encouraged to wear their favorite team’s hockey jersey.

For more information, visit

Submitted by: John Maddock, associate athletic director, External Affairs


50th Annual German Christmas Mass

Offered in memory of Peter Boehm, PhD

Canisius will host its 50th Annual German Christmas Mass in Christ the King Chapel on Sunday, December 10 at 10:00 a.m. The German American Musicians will perform a concert of German Christmas music before Mass at 9:30 a.m. The public is welcome.  An Advent breakfast reception will be held in the Grupp Fireside Lounge and Regis Room following Mass, at approximately 11:00 a.m.

This year’s Mass will offered for the late Peter Boehm, PhD, professor of German at Canisius, who organized the Mass for many years.

Rev. Daniel P. Jamros, SJ, professor of religious studies and theology, will be the principal celebrant for the Mass, which will be spoken entirely in German.

For more information, call the Department of Modern Languages at Ext. 2835.

Submitted by: College Communications