Speeches and Publications Written by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. Christ the King Seminary Commencement by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on May 8, 2015 Father Maher delivered the commencement address at Christ the King Seminary on Friday, May 8, 2015. Read on → Fatih University by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on June 9, 2014 Father Maher presented the keynote address during an interreligious conference held in Istanbul, Turkey, on June 9, 2014.Read on → Hospitality and Tourism Management Convocation 2013 by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on October 22, 2013 NU’s College of Hospitality and Tourism Management held its 13th annual convocation Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013.Read on → Vincentian Scholarship Announcement by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on January 27, 2015 The Eastern Province of the Congregation of the Mission made a $1 million gift to NU to establish an endowed scholarship fund.Read on → A Needed Assault on Poverty by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on December 10, 2014 Father Maher's commentary, titled "A needed assault on poverty," appeared in the Albany Times Union on Dec. 10, 2014.Read on → Embrace a Binational Vision by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on May 17, 2015 Father Maher addressed the importance of binational collaboration in a piece featured on the front page of the Opinion section of The Buffalo News.Read on → College Degrees Valuable for Employment Prospects and Much More by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on March 3, 2015 An article outlining the distinct value of a college education appeared on The Huffington Post website on March 3, 2015.Read on → To Combat World Poverty, a Multi-Faith Approach by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on June 17, 2014 Father Maher references the challenge from Pope Francis to serve those who live in poverty and on the margins of life in a Huffington Post editorial from June 17, 2014.Read on → Tourism Institute Will Help Region Realize its Potential by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on October 5, 2014 In a Buffalo News essay, Father Maher explained how the establishment of the Niagara Global Tourism Institute will bolster the tourism and hospitality industry in the Buffalo-Niagara region. Read on → Golisano Center Dedication and Blessing by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on October 9, 2013 Father Maher celebrated the official opening of the B. Thomas Golisano Center for Integrated Sciences with a speech titled "The Gift that Gives Unto Eternity."Read on → Silver Jubilee by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on May 9, 2015 The Niagara University and Vincentian communities came together May 9, 2015, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the priesthood of Father Maher.Read on → Presidential Inauguration by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on April 4, 2014 The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., was formally inaugurated as Niagara University's 26th president on April 4, 2014.Read on → Gacioch Family Center Dedication and Blessing by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on September 9, 2014 Niagara University held a ceremonial opening and blessing of the Gacioch Family Alumni and Admissions Center on Sept. 9, 2014.Read on → “POPE FRANCIS’ FIAT” by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on September 29, 2015 Father Maher offered reflection on the messages Pope Francis delivered during his historic visit to the United States.Read on → Pope Francis: A Model of Leadership and Management at Catholic Institutions and a Guide for Senior Student Affairs Officers by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on January 28, 2017 Father Maher authored a chapter for an Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities book on student affairs in higher education. The book, compiled by Dr. Michael Galligan-Stierle, is titled...Read on → Degrees that Matter: The Value of Independent Sector Colleges and Universities to Students, Parents and Communities by Rev. James J. Maher, C.M. on August 14, 2017 Ever since the first independent (private, not-for-profit) institution of higher learning was established centuries ago, these colleges and universities have served as a rising tide lifting students...Read on → Subscribe Subscribe via RSS.