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WEEKDAY MASSES (now held in Loyola Hall)

Campus Ministry will hold weekday Masses in Loyola Hall Chapel at 12:05 p.m. for the following intentions:

Wednesday, September 4 for Gretchen Reger
Thursday, September 5 for Elizabeth Erick
Friday, September 6 for Kathleen Scully

The Sunday, September 8 Mass at 8:30 p.m. will be held in Christ the King Chapel. This Sunday’s intention is “For the People of Canisius College.” Mass cards for special Mass intentions are available in Old Main 207. The donation is $10.

Campus Ministry is happy to pray for your intentions at our weekly staff meeting and at Masses. Please email your prayer intentions to

Please Note: Prayer intentions will not be announced in The Dome unless specified by the person submitting the request. Should the prayer be in regard to death, illness or a health concern, we will need permission of the individual who is sick or a member of the immediate family to publish in this weekly space. Regardless, prayer requests are welcomed and we will keep all who ask in prayer privately throughout the week.


SESQUICENTENNIAL MASS: Saturday, September 14 at 4:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Cathedral

Join both Canisius College and Canisius High School as they celebrate their 150th anniversary.



COMMUNITY DAY: Saturday, October 19 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

This is a one day event where the entire student body participates in community service throughout the city of Buffalo. Breakfast and lunch are provided by Campus Ministry. For more information, email Lauren Carlin, graduate assistant for Campus Ministry, at

Click here to add this event to your calendar.



Freshman Retreat: Sunday, September 15 from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Cradle Beach Camp located in Angola, NY (transportation is provided)

We will meet on the second floor of Old Main at 9:30 a.m. The retreat is free and open to all first year, transfer and visiting students.

Kairos #64: Friday, October 25 – Sunday, October 27

This is the first full weekend retreat of the year that is offered. Kairos is based on the first week of the Ignatian Exercises where the focus is on an experience of God’s love for a broken humanity. Kairos is open to all undergraduates and graduates. Faculty and staff are invited by invitation only.

Cost: $50 (financial help is available)

Manresa #2: Friday, November 8 – Sunday, November 10

This is a second level retreat for those who have attended Kairos. Manresa is based on the four weeks of the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius and is run by students for students with the help of some invited faculty and staff. Manresa is open to all undergraduates and graduates who have attended Kairos. Faculty and staff are invited by invitation only.

Cost: $50 (financial help is available)

Sign up here.


IGNATIAN FAMILY TEACH IN FOR JUSTICE: Saturday, November 16 – Monday, November 18

Student applications are currently being accepted for the Ignatian Family Teach in for Justice, a three day conference held yearly in Washington, DC that is attended by all Jesuit colleges, high schools and parish communities. The conference focuses on the social justice priorities set by the Jesuits and aim to inspire the Ignatian family to take action in these matters. The conference culminates with a trip to Capitol Hill where students lobby congressional offices for the priorities that were explored in depth at the conference.

Cost: $150 (includes airfare to Washington and hotel)

Applications will be coming out soon.

Submitted by: Mike Hayes, director, Campus Ministry



Headline: Lynn Incardona Named Employee of Distinction

Subhead: Recognized for her positive attitude and dedication to detail

The Human Resources Department is pleased to announce that Lynn Incardona is the Canisius College Employee of Distinction for August 2019!

At Canisius for two years, Lynn currently works as the payroll associate for the Controller’s Office. She was selected for this award based on her willingness to take on a big project on her own, her consistently positive attitude and attentiveness toward others, and her careful dedication to her work with excellent attention to detail.

Please join the Human Resources Department in congratulating Lynn on this achievement!

To nominate a coworker for the upcoming months, click here.

Submitted by: Bethany Voorhees, assistant, Human Resources