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Super Bowl Sunday Mass

Held at 5 p.m. instead of 7 p.m.

Please note that Mass will be held at 5 p.m. in Christ the King Chapel on Super Bowl Sunday, February 4, instead of 7 p.m. The regular 7 p.m. time resumes next Sunday, February 11.

Submitted by: Mike Hayes, director of Campus Ministry







Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper Luncheon

Jill Spisiak Jedlikca to speak

The All-College Honors Program hosts a free luncheon with Jill Spisiak Jedlicka, executive director, Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper, on Wednesday, February 7 at 12 p.m. in Student Center Room 205. She was featured in The Buffalo News for her work in restoring the Buffalo River, New York State’s fifth most unhealthy and stressed waterway. Anyone interested may contact Joan Wadsworth to RSVP at Ext. 2215 or

Submitted by: Bruce Dierenfield, professor of history and director of the All-College Honors Program



Canisius to Offer Seminar on Heroin Addiction and Recovery

Sponsored by the Department of Counseling and Human Services

The Canisius Golden Griffin Counseling Seminar presents “Four Components of Heroin Addiction and Recovery” on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to

1 p.m. in the Grupp Fireside Lounge.  Light breakfast is included.

The seminar is presented by Davina Moss-King, PhD.  Moss-King is the president and owner of Positive Direction and Associates Inc. She has more than has 25 years of experience counseling individuals with substance abuse or use disorders.

This Golden Griffin Counseling Seminar is sponsored by the Department of Counseling and Human Services at Canisius College. The cost is $35 for professionals and $20 for students.  Click here to register. For more information, call (716) 888-3298 or email Holly D’Angelis, PhD, chair and associate professor of clinical mental health counseling, at

Submitted by: College Communications

Canisius Dance Griffs to Host Clinic Feb. 25

Children of faculty and staff are invited to attend

The Canisius Dance Griffs will hold an instructional winter clinic on Sunday, February 25 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Koessler Athletic Center in conjunction with the Canisius men’s basketball home game.

All participants in the clinic will learn a routine from the Dance Griffs and then perform at halftime. The clinic is open to children ages 5-14. The dance clinic features instruction by former Toronto Raptors dancer Morgan and several Bandettes, who dance for the NLL’s Buffalo Bandits.

The cost is $30 for the clinic, which includes a T-shirt, lunch and a ticket for the Canisius men’s basketball game. The February 25 date features a home game against Marist. It is also Senior Day. Game time for the contest is set for 2 p.m.

An online registration form for the Canisius Dance Clinic can be found here.

To sign up or for more details, contact Joe LaVare via email at or call (716) 888-8286.

Submitted by: Joe LaVare, ticket sales manager, Athletics