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Students Sitting on Wall
Oct 6, 2020
Students Sitting on Wall

AMHERST, N.Y. – With the COVID-19 pandemic expected to continue into the new year, Daemen College has announced it will delay the start of the spring semester to February and all breaks have been cancelled. 

Daemen Front Sign in Fall
Sep 30, 2020
Daemen Front Sign in Fall

AMHERST, N.Y. – Money magazine has ranked Daemen College as one of the 2020 Best Colleges in America for educational quality, affordability, and student outcomes. 

Dr. Greg Ford
Sep 21, 2020
Dr. Greg Ford

AMHERST, N.Y. -- Daemen College’s annual Founders Celebration, which commemorates the college’s founding and its rich history of academic excellence, was officially observed with the ceremonial ringing of Founders Bell in a special virtual ceremony. 

Angle view of the front of campus with trees in fall colors
Sep 21, 2020
Angle view of the front of campus with trees in fall colors

AMHERST, N.Y. – For the second consecutive year, Daemen College has been ranked among the best universities in the country in U.S. News and World Report’s prestigious Best Colleges rankings.

Distinguished Alumni Awards
Sep 18, 2020
Distinguished Alumni Awards

AMHERST, N.Y. -- Daemen College will honor five accomplished graduates at its 2020 Distinguished Alumni Awards virtual presentation ceremony scheduled for 7 p.m. Oct. 2.

4 Nov
Wednesday, November, 4 2020 |
(Greg Nayor)

5:30 PM to 7:00 PM - Wick Center Alumni Lounge: Please join this important Post-Election Analysis Q&A Panel Discussion! Featured panelists include:Dr. Penny Messinger, Dr. Lisa Parshall, and Dr. Jay Wendland Seats are limited in Alumni Lounge, but you can join anywhere via Zoom. Register Here!

6 Nov
Friday, November, 6 2020 |
(Hella Jacob)

2:30 PM to 3:30 PM - Virtual: Alternative Assessment Strategies: Beyond a Proctored Exam A Conversation on Pedagogy, co-sponsored by the CETL & Instructional Design. How do learners in your course(s) demonstrate their understanding? Are you considering changing up your final exam routine? If online instruction, COVID disruptions, Respondus limitations, or delayed student progress have caused you to re-think your usual end-of-term assessment strategy, join us for a discussion of alternatives to the traditional exam. We’ll review a range of strategies for summative assessment, offer options for thinking beyond the traditional exam, and discuss creative workarounds for assessment challenges. Please sign up to receive the zoom link: https://forms.gle/QnuNX4NGTd5z6bSSA

7 Nov
Saturday, November, 7 2020 |
(Admissions Office)

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Research and Information Commons RIC Atrium

7 Nov
Saturday, November, 7 2020 |
(Admissions Office)

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Athletic Facility Lumsden Gym: Begin the college search process at Open House (on campus)Saturday, October 17 and Saturday, November 79:00am - 1:00pm This is also a one-of-a-kind chance to attend an academic department session with faculty and learn more about your intended major. You will have the opportunity to learn about the admissions process and meet your Admissions Counselor. Take a self guided tour and meet representatives from Student Activities, Career Services, Study Abroad, Financial Aid, Athletics, and much more! Come learn about the many reasons that may make Daemen right for you!Click Fall Open House for more information.

11 Nov
Wednesday, November, 11 2020 |
(Admissions Office)

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Rosary Hall RH Reception Area

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