Press Releases

If your AFCU college or university would like to share press releases with the wider AFCU membership, please send them directly to the AFCU Executive Director at Please provide a web link and/or send press releases as an attachment. Provide contact information. Allow twenty-four hours for press releases to appear on the website. In cases of emergency, call 716-375-2143.

12.04.14 – St. Bonaventure Senior Collecting Coats to Aid Refugee Families
11.25.14 – Hilbert Donates 50 BPO Tickets to First Responders Following Storm
11.20.14 – Marian University Receives $1 Million Gift to Fund Scholarships
11.12.14 – Marian University Named to President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll
10.21.14 – Hilbert Launches Unique Fundraising Effort with “No-Tie Gala”
10.17.14 – Marian University Cyclist Moise Brutus Inspires His Team, Indianapolis
10.17.14 – Fourth Annual Cultural Awareness Week at Hilbert Set for Oct. 20-24
09.30.14 – Hilbert College Named to Victory Media’s Military Friendly Schools List
09.29.14 - USF School of Creative Arts Hosting Workshops for Regional HS Students
09.18.14 – Marian Professor Presents for Medical Faculty in Asia
09.17.14 - SBU President Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award
09.16.14 - USF Closes on Mizpah Shrine Purchase
09.04.14 – Marian University Introduces New Publication Focused on Catholic, Franciscan Identity
09.02.14 – Hilbert to Host “Hospitality in Health Care” Conference
09.02.14 - USF and Fort Wayne Cinema Center Hosting “Weekend with Chris Buck” of “Frozen”
08.21.14 - St. Bonaventure, Hilbert Hire Executive Director to Oversee Possible Alliance
08.20.14 - USF Jesters Presents Keith Terry for Guest Artist Residency
08.07.14 - Marian University Explores “New Directions in Medical Education”
08.06.14 – Institute of Green and Sustainable Science Holds Annual Symposium at Marian
07.31.14 - USF Presidential Gala Featuring New England “Open Air” Paintings
07.24.14 - USF Receives $700,000 Federal Grant to Support Nursing Students
06.16.14 - Community Garden Blooms at SFU’s Dorothy Day Center
06.10.14 - USF, MLK Club, Frost Illustrated Co-Sponsoring “Future of Civil Rights 2014″
06.03.14 - Serve New York Funds Veteran Affairs Position for Hilbert, St. Bonaventure
06.03.14 - USF Formula for Life Continues Making Inroads in Haiti
05.29.14 - Teagle Foundation Supports Collaborative Project between Four WNY Institutions
05.28.14 - President of Hilbert College Named to Committee on Future of Liberal Arts Colleges
05.09.14 - The Western New York Foundation Supports St. Bonaventure/Hilbert Study
05.08.14 - Oishei Foundation Supports St. Bonaventure/Hilbert Study with Second Award
05.07.14 - USF Nursing Graduates Near Perfect Pass Rate
05.01.14 - National Science Foundation Grant Supporting USF Science Degree-Seekers
04.16.14 - USF Grad Student is Ms. Wheelchair Indiana 2014
04.09.14 - Goldstine Foundation’s $1 Million Gift Underscores USF Friendship
03.19.14 - USF Celebrating Lady Cougars’ National Championship
02.24.14 - USF Family Nurse Practitioner Program Earns Maximum Re-Accreditation
02.19.14 - Briar Cliff Sponsors Events for “Entrepalooza”
02.02.14 - USF’s WinterFest Debuting New Show with TV Star Narrator
01.29.14 - President of Hilbert Joins CIC Board of Directors
01.20.14 - USF Receives Grant to Host Stand Against Racism
01.13.14 - USF Diversity Center Director Views Differences Differently
12.18.13 - Rep. Rebecca Kubacki Named USF Trustee
12.17.13 - USF Physician Assistant Class Repeats Perfect Pass Rate
12.16.13 - USF Offering Master of Organizational Leadership at Online Rate
12.16.13 - USF Radiologic Technology Program Maintains Maximum Accreditation
12.11.13 - Oishei Foundation Gives Award to Support St. Bonaventure/Hilbert Study
12.06.13 - USF Awarded $1 Million from Lilly Foundation for New Degree Program
11.18.13 - University of St. Francis Celebrates International Education Week
11.07.13 - USF Awarding Talented High School Students Scholarships
10.25.13 - Neumann University Honors Act of Kindness 29 Years Later
10.11.13 - University of St. Francis College of Education Launches New Programs
10.02.13 - Viterbo University Awarded $135,000 to Fund Paid Internships
10.01.13 - St. Bonaventure, Hilbert College Exploring Closer Alliance
10.01.13 - High School Students to Tour Cadaver Lab at Campus Visit Day
09.30.13 - Hilbert Has Weeklong Celebration on “Promoting Community through Social Justice”
09.25.13 - BCU Golf Classic Raises over $47K for Student Scholarships
09.25.13 - University of St. Francis Named Military Friendly School
09.24.13 - Daniel Cardinal DiNardo to Speak at Briar Cliff University
09.11.13 - BCU Named Top Military Friendly Institution
09.11.13 - Hilbert College Names Four “Hawks Under 40″
09.10.13 - University of St. Francis Ranks Tops in US News & World Report, Princeton Review
09.10.13 - Briar Cliff University Ranks among US Best Regional Colleges
09.06.13 - University of St. Francis to Spotlight Women Religious
09.05.13 - Hilbert College Alumna Commits Million-Dollar Bequest, The Largest In School’s History
09.04.13 - Hilbert “Blueprint” Promotes Well-Rounded Student Experience and Learning
09.04.13 - USF Offering Continuing Education through “Learning is Forever” Webinars
09.03.13 - Noted International Peacemaker to Speak at BCU
08.29.13 - USF CEO Forum Looks at Expanding Business Horizons
08.28.13 - USF Virtual Campus Contributes to Record Enrollment
08.28.13 - Hilbert Introduces Four New 4+1 Programs to Earn Bachelor’s/Master’s in Five Years
08.16.13 - BCU Awarded Second Consecutive Gilchrist Grant for Choral Arts
08.15.13 - USF President Joins Government Leaders for Immigration Forum
08.01.13 - Photographers Work Spotlighted in USF’s Presidential Gala
08.01.13 - BCU and Community Action to Offer Head Start Health Screenings
07.15.13 - BCU’s SHRM Chapter Consistently Successful in National Arena
07.12.13 - Hilbert to Receive $150,000 Grant from the John R. Oishei Foundation
07.17.13 - BCU Offers First Doctorate Program in Western Iowa
07.13.13 - BCU Students Learn True Happiness on West Indies Mission
06.10.13 - BCU to Co-Sponsor Workshop on Care Planning for Persons with Dementia
06.07.13 - Renodin Foundation Gives Donation to SBU’s Warming House
06.07.13 - BCU Director Earns Top Writing Honors
06.06.13 - BCU to Host Workshops for Healthcare, Mental Health Professionals