Alumni Stories

John Minerva, ’78: Empowering Others Through Yoga

Niagara alumnus John Minerva, ’78, recently returned from East Africa, where he took the university’s Vincentian tradition of service in an unusual direction. A recent convert to yoga, the 57-year-old resident of ...


Ed Reilly, ’80: Focusing a Lens on the Events of the Day

It’s as if Ed Reilly, ’80, has always had a camera in his hand. From the time he was a child emulating his father, a newsman for several Western New York media outlets, to today, Ed has focused a lens on the events ...


Osman Kabia, ’99: Sharing What He Has

From the time when he was a little boy in Sierra Leone, Osman Kabia, ’99, has seen the example of service to others. This example has stayed with him and inspired him to launch an organization dedicated to just that. ...