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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:

Canisius welcomed its first full-service, national franchise to campus in 2009, when it opened Tim Hortons. Can you guess how many cups of coffee it serves up, on average, each year?

(a) 65,790 (b) 80,260 (c) 50,000 (d) 42,900

Hint: Winner will receive a $20 Tim Hortons gift card!

Congratulations to Courtney Sullivan, leadership giving officer for the Canisius Fund, who was last week’s Trivia Wednesday winner! See below for last week’s question and answer.

The Canisius mace is carried at which college ceremony? (a) Spring Honors Convocation (b) Commencement Ceremony (c) Presidential Inauguration (d) All of the above

Submitted by: College Communications

Canisius in the News

The Buffalo News quoted Julie Anna Golebiewski, PhD, assistant professor of economics and finance, George Palumbo, PhD, professor of economics and finance, and Mark Zaporowski, PhD, chair and professor of economics and finance, in a recent article on the slowing trend of job growth in Western New York. Click here to read the full article.

Submitted by: College Communications

Women’s Soccer Hosts Rider

The Canisius women’s soccer team looks to extend its unbeaten streak to three games as they host Rider University today, Wednesday, October 23 at 4:00 p.m. at the Demske Sports Complex. A Griffs win could potentially move the team into the final MAAC playoff position with two games remaining.

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Submitted by: John Maddock, Athletics

Supporting Conservation Efforts in Africa

Stop by the library today, Wednesday, October 23 between 9:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., to purchase baked goods from students in ABEC 404: Wildlife Ecology and Conservation in Africa.

They will be selling baked goods to support the African Network for Animal Welfare (ANAW). ANAW’s programs include education and outreach in local communities, vaccination clinics for domestic animals and anti-poaching campaigns in which former poachers are trained to make beautiful animal-inspired art from snare wire. Halloween-themed baked goods (including vegan and gluten-free options) will be available.

Submitted by: Sue Margulis, professor, Animal Behavior Ecology and Conservation and Biology

Flu Shots on Campus

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The Student Health Center is teaming up with Wegmans Pharmacy to provide a flu shot clinic tomorrow, Thursday, October 24 from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the Student Center Lobby

Remember to bring your health insurance card with you when you go.

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Submitted by: Megan Maslanka, certified medical assistant, Student Health Center