A Statement about the Future of the UB Newman Center

A Statement about the Future of the UB Newman Center

Amidst financial challenges and diocesan problems, the Newman Community remains a place for faith, education, and service. Learn how you can support our mission to continue being ‘Church lived… as it’s meant to be.’

2024 Bridge Lecture Series

We’re excited to announce this year’s Summer 2024 Bridge Lecture Series begins on Wednesday, June 19! This diverse and enlightening lineup of six lectures brings together the bright minds from the University at Buffalo to the UB Newman community. Whether...

Scam Alert!

If you received a strange email from Fr. Paul asking for a “favor” or asking you to buy something for him, do not reply and do not purchase anything. This is a scam.

Eileen Giarraffa Receives Lay Award of St. Joseph

March 9, 2024 – Eileen Giarraffa believes in the “power of love.” She expresses that belief in many ways, including through her ministry to the food-insecure and those without homes. Under Eileen’s leadership – and with numerous volunteers from the UB Newman...

UB Newman Center Ministry Planning Council

The UB Newman Center Ministry Planning Council was formed to plan, enrich, and extend our Catholic campus ministry presence at the University at Buffalo and within the diocese’s Campus Ministry Family (#36).

Holy Week and Easter Schedule

The period between Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday, known as Holy Week, is the most sacred time of the liturgical year. It commemorates the final week of Jesus Christ’s life, encompassing significant events from his triumphant entry into Jerusalem, marked by Palm...

Meet your 2024 Men’s Club President – James T. Cagney

Jim Cagney’s life story is one of dedication and community engagement. A Buffalo native, Jim graduated from Cardinal Dougherty High School in 1963, worked at the University of Buffalo, and met his future wife Judy. His commitment to service was evident in his six-year tenure with the New York Army National Guard starting in 1965. Furthering his education, Jim earned degrees in Business and Psychology from UB. His professional journey included significant tenures at 3M Business Products, Peter Frasse Steel, and The Alling & Cory Paper Company. After retirement, Jim founded All In One Communications and actively contributed to his community. His engagement with the Newman Center during COVID led to deeper involvement in its Men’s Club. Jim feels he is truly blessed to become your 2024 Men’s Club President and is looking forward to serving our community in that capacity.