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Bill Siemering
Feb 16, 2021
Bill Siemering

AMHERST, N.Y. – Daemen College will host a virtual lecture and discussion with Bill Siemering, National Public Radio’s first director of programming, at 6 p.m. Monday, March 1. 

Siemering, who co-founded NPR’s board of directors and wrote its mission statement, will share insights based on 30 years of experience in public radio program development and station management, including his history with a medium that now reaches 60 million listeners across all platforms weekly.

Female Student drawing on a tablet
Jan 19, 2021
Female Student drawing on a tablet

The Daemen College Department of Visual and Performing Arts will launch a dynamic new interdisciplinary program, the B.S. in Leadership and Entrepreneurship in the Arts, in the fall of 2021. The program is designed to equip graduates with the necessary skills for a career as a working artist and/or as highly qualified candidates for jobs within arts organizations both locally and globally.

Jose Mejia and Justin Fang playing League of Legends in the esports room
Dec 10, 2020
Jose Mejia and Justin Fang playing League of Legends in the esports room

Daemen College and Mobalytics, an analytics-based gaming assistant, are teaming up to strengthen and improve Daemen's esports program.

Dr. Shatkin and his wife holding the Presidential Medal
Nov 23, 2020
Dr. Shatkin and his wife holding the Presidential Medal

AMHERST, N.Y. – Dr. Todd Shatkin, owner of the Aesthetic Associates Centre and Shatkin FIRST, has received the prestigious Daemen College Presidential Medal, the college’s highest recognition of individuals who serve as a strong, positive role model for students and alumni.

Alan H. Turner II
Nov 11, 2020
Alan H. Turner II

AMHERST, N.Y. – At its November meeting, the Daemen College Board of Trustees appointed a Daemen alum, Alan H. Turner II, to the college’s board. 

15 Sep
Thursday, September, 15 2022 |
(Ashley Frazier)

11:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Wick Center Wick Social Room: Please come to donate blood and give back to WNY!All donors will receive a Buffalo hat made locally by First in Buffalo, and all students will receive $10 in Cat Cash!

15 Sep
Thursday, September, 15 2022 |
(Bret Stothart)

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Wick Center Wick 113, 114, 115

16 Sep
Friday, September, 16 2022 |
(Dasia Morman)

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Wick Center Alumni Lounge

20 Sep
Tuesday, September, 20 2022 |
(Andrea Jeski)

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Wick Center Alumni Lounge

20 Sep
Tuesday, September, 20 2022 |
(Dan Shanahan)

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM - Wick Center Wick Social Room: Join Daemen University as we celebrate our 75th Anniversary with special keynote speaker Baratunde Thurston. Baratunde Thurston holds space for hard and complex conversations with his blend of humor, wisdom, and compassion. Thurston is an Emmy-nominated host who has worked for The Onion, produced for The Daily Show, advised the Obama White House, and wrote the New York Times bestseller How To Be Black. He’s the executive producer and host of How To Citizen with Baratunde, which Apple named one of its favorite podcasts of 2020. Thurston also received the Social Impact Award at the 2021 iHeartRadio Podcast Awards on behalf of How to Citizen with Baratunde. In 2019, he delivered what MSNBC’s Brian Williams called “one of the greatest TED talks of all time.” Baratunde Thurston is unique in his ability to integrate and synthesize themes of race, culture, politics, and technology to explain where our nation is and where we can take it.Sign up here!!

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