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SEM Hosts Jesuit College Excellence Tour

SEM Hosts Jesuit College Excellence Tour
Admissions counselors from 14 Jesuit colleges and universities highlighted their service-learning programs.
March 18, 2019

Current sophomores and juniors who have just begun the college process got the opportunity to face-to-face talk to admissions representatives from several Jesuit schools at the second annual Jesuit College...

Actor, Director, Writer Addison Henderson Visits SEM

Actor, Director, Writer Addison Henderson Visits SEM
He discussed his documentary about Buffalo, "The Forgotten City."
March 11, 2019

Actor, director and writer Addison Henderson came to Buffalo Seminary to discuss his documentary film "The Forgotten City" on the afternoon of Tuesday, February 1. Students viewed his film in English and...

SEM Marks Black History Month

March 11, 2019

Celebrating Black History Month at SEM allows us to pause, remember and reflect. We engaged with black history on a daily basis while looking forward to the future with the hope of unity and harmony among...

On the Eve of our Midterm Election

On the Eve of our Midterm Election
November 6, 2018

November 5, 2018 On the eve of our midterm elections and in the aftermath of too many alarming acts of violence, I write to encourage the entire SEM community to resist the temptation to lose hope...

Naima Pearce ’05, SEM Commencement Speaker is a Producer for Meet the Press Daily with Chuck Todd

Naima Pearce '05, SEM Commencement Speaker is a Producer for Meet the Press Daily with Chuck Todd
June 4, 2018

Naima Pearce '05 will give the keynote address at SEM's 167th commencement on June 12. Naima is a producer for Meet the Press Daily with Chuck Todd. After graduating from Buffalo Seminary, she received...

Artie Award Nominations for SEM’s Theater Director

Susan Drozd works on Yasmeen Collins' costume in the minutes before a performance of
May 21, 2018

May 21, 2018 The Artie Award nominations for Buffalo theater were announced today. SEM theatre instructor and director Susan Drozd has been nominated for a number of awards personally on a number...

SEM Goes the Mini Maker Faire

SEM Goes the Mini Maker Faire
May 14, 2018

SEM freshmen presented 16 projects at the Buffalo Mini Maker Faire on Saturday at Park School. This year, we had six Coding, four Engineering, and six Maker entries. As well as appearing at...

SEM Goes to the Mini Maker Faire on May 12

SEM Goes to the Mini Maker Faire on May 12
May 7, 2018

  The Buffalo Mini Maker Faire is at the Park School on May 12. Close to 20 SEM freshmen are scheduled to show their projects which range from coding and 3-D design to engineering.

404: New Staff Found in the Technology Office

404: New Staff Found in the Technology Office
If there's something strange on your computer screen...Who you gonna call? Mr. Tomaka!
April 16, 2018

When Daniel Tomaka graduated from Canisius College with a degree in economics and finance he certainly did not imagine himself the man who would save SEM students from the never-ending computer problems...

Community Service is Spring-ing into Action!

April 9, 2018

After a relaxing spring break, SEM's Community Service Board decided to hit the ground running with a month chock full of opportunities for students! Students can learn more about any of the following...

Students Prepare for National School Walkout

Heads up; Get involved!
March 12, 2018

In the wake of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school students all across gun-lovin' America navigate how to constructively deal with yet another trama. The Stoneman Douglas High...

Dr. Goetz, Scientist by Day & Cubmaster by Evenings. And Weekends.

March 5, 2018

Dr. Jennifer Goetz-Bixby is our math and science teacher by day, but on evenings and weekends, she is Cubmaster of Pack 5. As Cub Master, Dr. Goetz is featured in a video advertisement for the Boy...

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