DiGamma Welcomes Seven

BUFFALO, NY - The DiGamma Honor Society tapped seven new members during its annual ceremonies in March. The prestigious society, which was first introduced as the Coffin Club in 1925, honors alumni, students, faculty and administrators who have rendered outstanding service to, and promoted the interests and welfare of, Canisius College.

The 2014 DiGamma inductees are: Jack E. Anderson ’70, retired from a 30-year military career; Michael G. Christiano ’83, owner of Buffalo’s Left Bank restaurant and partner in Mes Que soccer bar and restaurant; Amy E. Hoffman ’82, owner of Rooster Hill Vineyards on Keuka Lake; Peter F. Kowalski ’82, MD, physician and assistant clinical professor at University of Buffalo Family Medicine; Jennifer L. Smith ’91, MBA ’93, clinical sales specialist at Ironwood Pharmaceuticals; Frank E. Swiatek ’65, president of the leadership, management and sales consulting firm Frank Swiatek & Associates; and Andrew N. Smith ’89, head athletic trainer at Canisius College.