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NU Live Music Series Line-Up Announced

Niagara University opens its 2010-2011 Live Music Series with four great shows.  All shows are held from 8 to 11 p.m. in the “Under the Taps” club in the Lower Level Gallagher Center. Admission is $5 at the door, and includes free pizza. Refreshments are also available. The community is welcome.

First up is Son of the Sun, with special guest Robots Are Thieves, on September 17. Band mates and friends Joseph Stocker (guitar, keyboards) and Zak Ward (lead vocals, guitar) released their first full-length album, The Happy Loss, in June.

Catholic School Teachers Go Back to School

With the start of the new school year less than two weeks away, Catholic elementary school teachers are not only busy preparing their classrooms, they are engaged in professional development as well.

During the week of August 17, the diocesan Department of Catholic Schools hosted a number of workshops, ranging from brain-based learning to using learning centers in the classroom.

The sessions included:  Brain Based Learning: Procedures and strategies to address all learners; Using Learning Centers in the Primary Classroom; a Practical Guide to Design and Manage Learning Centers.

Spots Still Available at NCCC Fall Orientation

SANBORN, N.Y. – A limited number of seats are still available for Niagara County Community College’s New Student Orientation scheduled for August 5, 2010. First-year students, re-admitted students and transfer students who have already registered for 2010 fall semester classes are encouraged to attend.

Reservations for the August 5th orientation session are accepted on line at www.niagaracc.suny.edu/orientation.

If you have any questions about the NCCC Orientation, please call the NCCC Student Life Office at 716-614-6255.