April 2010

Alpha Chi chapter recognized for book donation drive

April 30, 2010 Academic Programs

Medaille College’s Alpha Chi chapter was recognized by the Alpha Chi National College Honor Scholarship Society for its efforts to collect and distribute books and toys in Buffalo in 2009-2010. For a second year, Alpha Chi adopted literacy as its service project, and its chapters reported donating nearly 3,000 children’s books. Of that total, Medaille [...]

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Roberta Favitta: Back to school

April 29, 2010 Academic Programs

Sales and service have gone hand-in-hand for Roberta Favitta throughout her professional career. With a solid record as a manager at Rochester Community Savings Bank, progressively more responsible positions at the Berry Company, and now as a Certified At-home Placement Specialist consulting for BSL Direct Sales, Inc., Favitta’s record of consistent, successful job performance can’t [...]

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Medaille students present papers at Business Research Consortium of Western New York

April 26, 2010 Academic Programs

David Pihlblad ’12 ED and Danielle Rollins ’12 BA presented papers at the Business Research Consortium of Western New York on April 17, 2010 at SUNY Geneseo. Pihlblad’s paper, “The U.S. Strategic Economical Interests in the Greater Central Asia Area,” is a term paper for ECO 200, which he took last fall with Dr. Robert Tian, [...]

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Medaille Music and Drama to perform "Rent"

April 23, 2010 Buffalo Campus

Medaille College’s Music and Drama Club will perform “Rent” in a series of four shows beginning Friday, April 30 at 8 p.m. and continuing on Saturday, May 1 (2 p.m. and 8 p.m.) and Sunday, May 2 (2 p.m.). “Rent” tells the story of a group of young artists in New York City in the [...]

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Paper by Dr. Bowker to appear in Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society

April 16, 2010 Faculty News

Dr. Matt Bowker’s paper, “What is the Participant’s Good?: A Neglected Ethical Question in Psychosocial Research” will be published in the upcoming issue of Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society.  His poem, “7 postmodern problems in no particular hierarchical occidental phallological order” appeared in the spring issue of the literary magazine Superficial Flesh. And Dr. Bowker, an adjunct instructor [...]

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Celebrating Founders' Day with community organizations

April 15, 2010 Academic Programs

Representatives of a dozen local service organizations connected with students, faculty and staff at a service fair on Thursday, April 15. This two-hour event gave WNY nonprofits an opportunity to outline their volunteer needs, and for attendees to explore the how they can contribute their time and talent to worthy causes. Participating organizations included: Adoption [...]

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Service symposium outlines perspectives on volunteerism

April 14, 2010 Alumni News

As part of a series of events to celebrate Founders’ Day, Medaille College hosted four guests for a symposium on service on Wednesday, April 14. Drawing from their experience in directing and participating in volunteer efforts in western New York, the panelists shared powerful and informative lessons about the value of service and the commitment [...]

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Medaille students "Take Back the Night"

April 13, 2010 Buffalo Campus

Medaille students, faculty and staff came together to “Take Back the Night” on Monday, April 12. Take Back the Night walks are designed to raise awareness of sexual violence in all forms. Thousands of colleges, women’s centers and community organizations throughout the United States hold similar events each year. Chris Spicer of Planned Parenthood of [...]

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GolTV seeks the next big soccer star, Gary Boughton a finalist

April 12, 2010 Buffalo Campus

Gary Boughton, 2009 captain of the Medaille College Men’s Soccer Team, is one of 102 finalists worldwide to get a chance to make the reality Television show Soccer Aces. Video from his tryout in Houston on April 10is being sent to Spain and 50 of the 102 finalists are selected to go to Spain to [...]

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Commencement speakers announced for graduation ceremonies

April 12, 2010 Academic Programs

Medaille College will hold its annual Commencement Ceremonies on Friday, May 21, 2010 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Kleinhans Music Hall in Buffalo. As in past years, Medaille will hold two separate ceremonies to accommodate the College’s graduating class of nearly 1,200 degree recipients. These candidates will be eligible to receive master’s, bachelor’s [...]

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