Catching Up

Rugby Alumni Travel to Philly

This past November, several NU rugby alumni traveled to Philadelphia to attend a rugby match between the U.S. Eagles and the New Zealand Maori All Blacks national teams. Front row (l-r): Steve Debruyn, ’81; Mike ...

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A Life on Display

Several years ago, when Jerry Ognibene, ’59, retired from his career in higher education, he began building a model train layout with his wife of 52 years, Rosemary (affectionately known as “Bunny”). The couple ...

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60 Seconds With:

Joe Shanahan, ’79, and Molly Shanahan, ’07Chapter Co-Leaders, Rochester, N.Y. Joe Hometown: Geneseo, N.Y.Degree: B.S. in natural sciences with a concentration in biologyCurrent job: Inside sales coordinator, ...

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Theatre Alum and Student Share the Stage

Paul Todaro, ’87 (right), an adjunct professor in Niagara University’s Theatre Department, and theatre performance major Patrick J. Tighe, ’14, shared the stage in Red, a two-man, Tony Award-winning production that ...

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NU Reunion

It had been 41 years since Roslyn (Cresenzi) Adair, ’67, and Joseph “Kip” Kirby, ’67, had seen each other. She was a nurse at a hospital in Japan, and he was a wounded Vietnam War soldier. They met up again at ...

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Housemates Reconnect

Members of the Class of 1963, all former residents of Varsity Village House 5, reconnected during their 50th year anniversary. Front row (l-r): Henry Poreda, Jack Scirocco and Steve Borrelli. Back row (l-r): Andy ...

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Celebrating Spring

Members of the Class of 1971 got together to celebrate spring at the Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, N.Y. Front row (l-r): Mike O’Connell, Denis Nolan, Ed Nagle, and Richard Parker. Back row (l-r): Anthony ...

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NURFC Honors Two

On April 25-26, Niagara University Rugby Football Club alumni returned to Monteagle Ridge for their 38th annual reunion weekend. The weekend included a mixer, a rugby match, and a banquet and awards dinner. Rob Jochen, ...

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