Canisius College

Brendan Keany
November 28, 2018 - 11:56 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - About 200 people gathered at the Montante Cultural Center of Canisius College last night in what was intended to be a respectful dialogue on the tumultuous year in the Catholic Diocese of Buffalo. "The goal here was to gather people together in a place where a...
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
November 28, 2018 - 6:39 pm
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Diocese of Buffalo with two dozen protesters calling for Bishop Malone's resignation. September 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 28, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Canisius College will hold a public symposium tonight to address the clergy sex abuse scandal in Western New York. The symposium, which runs from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the college's at the Montante Cultural Center, is the first discussion about the clergy sex abuse scandal with...
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November 21, 2018 - 11:32 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — After 19-year-old Emily Scheck's mother discovered she was a lesbian, the college student said, she lost the support of her parents, financial and otherwise; gained the support of thousands of others; and nearly had to choose between the generosity of strangers and her...
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Emily Scheck Instagram
November 20, 2018 - 3:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — A college athlete who says she was cut off by her parents when they found out she is gay has stopped accepting online donations, saying she's received more than anyone expected. Emily Scheck, of Webster, New York, announced the decision and thanked her supporters in a...
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WBEN Photo/Susan Rose
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - There is a lot of darkness within the Buffalo Diocese right now. A group of lay Catholics is working to change that. Dr. Nancy Nielsen, a member of a committee seeking reform in the church, joined WBEN for a special conversation Friday morning. Nielsen is a professor at the...
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Canisius College e-sports lab. October 26, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 29, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Club sports at colleges tend to be in the realm of broomball, badminton, racquetball, and more that feature physical play in a fun, organized setting. Canisius College, though, is taking a proactive approach because of one of the world's fastest growing industries:...
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August 31, 2018 - 5:09 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN ) - The president of Canisius College addressed the Catholic Church scandal and its impact in Western New York with the Diocese of Buffalo In the statement, John Hurley said the Jesuit college condemns the atrocities and believe the actions were evidence of a deep-rooted evil at...
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Students at Canisius College help with move in. August 23, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
August 24, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Students from area colleges are returning en masse to their respective colleges and universities for move in weekend. At most colleges in the area, freshmen began the move in process on Thursday while the remaining students will arrive on Friday and during the weekend. READ...
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Students and parents at Canisius College moving in. August 23, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
August 23, 2018 - 1:08 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Freshmen at Canisius College began their next major life step, moving into their college dorms. Like many colleges in the area, most students began their first stage of college life with move in. Freshmen and their families had help from various student life members plus...
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