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Register Now for Blue and Gold Golf Classic

The 21st Annual Blue & Gold Golf Classic is slated for July 30 at Western New York’s best golf experience – Crag Burn Golf Club. Tee time is scheduled for noon with registration and lunch set to open at 10:30 a.m.

Proceeds from this event benefit the Canisius Blue and Gold Fund, which helps develop the next generation of Golden Griffin champions by providing essential funding that impacts our programs in the areas of scholarships, coaching excellence, recruiting and team travel.

Click here to register or call Ext. 2977 for additional information.

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

Performance Appraisals

As announced by President Hurley last week, the college community will focus on a core set of objectives as part of the performance appraisal discussion given the ongoing enrollment challenges that we face.

As you prepare for your individual meeting with your supervisor, please be prepared to discuss the following question and how your responses might fit into your objectives for the coming year.

As you think about your role at Canisius College, how can you improve the student experience at Canisius and help increase student enrollment in the year ahead?

Please plan to include any feedback within the “Next Year’s Objectives” section of the performance appraisal.

As a reminder, all performance appraisals should be completed by Friday, August 3. If you have any questions, please contact Linda Walleshauser at Ext. 2244 or or Jennifer Skowron at Ext. 2247 or Thank you!

Submitted by: Linda M. Walleshauser, associate vice president, Human Resources and Compliance

Callwood ’19 Featured on New Drake Release, “Scorpion”

The smooth, sultry vocals of Public Safety Officer Allen (Al Wood) Callwood MSEd ᾽19 are featured on the outro (conclusion) of Drake’s new single, “After Dark.”  Callwood is the former host of the Quiet Storm with Al Wood on 93.7 WBLK. He has also worked for NPR in Binghamton/Ithaca, WKBW-TV, CBS Radio and Townsquare Media. A New York State certified teacher, Callwood is in the master’s program in educational leadership and supervision at Canisius.

The new release “dropped” on Thursday, June 28 and is available on Apple Itunes, Amazon and other streaming services and will be available on CD.

Read a story here from The Buffalo News which includes the clip of Callwood’s vocals.

Submitted by: College Communications

Caserta ᾽80 Named CABMA Manager of the Year

Judi Caserta ᾽80, assistant athletic director for business operations, has been named the 2018 Collegiate Athletic Business Management Association (CABMA) Manager of the Year.  Caserta is the first person from a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) school to receive the honor, and she is just the eighth female to earn the award since it was first presented in 1966.

Read more here.

Submitted by: College Communications

Gattuso ᾽87 Speaks to Bloomberg

Steven Gattuso ᾿87, executive director of the Golden Griffin Fund and assistant professor of economics and finance, spoke to 156 finance professors from various universities at the Bloomberg New York Symposium at Bloomberg Headquarters in New York City. The topic of his talk was “Using Bloomberg in the CFA Research Challenge.”

Submitted by: College Communications