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Canisius in the News

Mike Hayes, director of campus ministry, and students from the college’s Project Conservation Club took part in the Buffalo Climate Strike on Friday, September 20 near Niagara Square. The strike was part of a global effort to demand governments to take action on climate change. Read the full article here.

Submitted by: College Communications

It’s Trivia Wednesday!

The campus community is invited to watch The Dome for special “Trivia Wednesdays” which will be published throughout the school year in every Wednesday edition. The first person to respond to with the correct answer will win Canisius “swag.” Additionally, once a month on Wednesdays, there will be a special giveaway in which the winner will receive some of the newly-designed Canisius Sesquicentennial gear.

Winners will be announced the following Wednesday each week along with the correct trivia answer.

This week’s giveaway question is:

The Canisius Press Club published its first issue of The Canisian in 1929. Can you guess how much the student bulletin cost?

(a) $1.00 (b) no charge (c) $0.75 (d) $0.05


Congratulations to Alan Weitzsacker, system administrator for ITS, who was last week’s Trivia Wednesday special giveaway winner! See below for last week’s question and answer.

Where was Canisius located immediately prior to its move to Main Street in 1912? 651 Washington Street

Submitted by: College Communications

Pints with Professors


Join the Office of Student Life for the first “Pints with Professors” session tomorrow, Thursday, September 26 at 7:00 p.m. in the Regis Room.

Erin Robinson, PhD, chair and professor of sociology, criminal justice and environmental studies, will reflect on her college career and what she wishes she would have known in her senior year. Attendees will receive a commemorative pint glass.

For more information, contact the Office of Student Life at Ext. 8300. Click here to add this event to your calendar.

Submitted by: Rich Kennedy, assistant deirector, Office of Student Life

Physics/Pre-Engineering Seminar

Daniel Canavan, vice president of IsleChem LLC, a chemical manufacturing company located in Buffalo, will present a talk on careers in engineering on Friday, September 27 at 2:10 p.m. in Science Hall 1028.

Click here for more information.

Submitted by: Erden Ertorer, PhD, clinical instructor, Physics and Math

Meet-the-Faculty Recital

Join ArtsCanisius and the Art History Department for a performance by Tiffany Nicely, adjunct professor of fine arts, as part of ArtsCanisius’ “Meet-the-Faculty” recital series. The event will take place on Monday, September 30 at 12:00 p.m. in the Montante Cultural Center and is free and open to the public.

To learn more about this recital series and other events sponsored by ArtsCanisius, please visit ArtsCanisius website, Email Yvonne K. Widenor, director of ArtsCanisius, at, or call the Fine Arts Music Office at Ext. 2536.

Click here to add this event to your calendar.

Submitted by: Yvonne K. Widenor, visiting assistant professor and program director, Art History; director, ArtsCanisius