Mother Colette’s Crosswalk Dedication Ceremony | PHOTO GALLERY

Two student organizations at Hilbert College, Enactus and Rotaract, held a dedication ceremony for “Mother Colette’s Crosswalk”. This project brought new flowers, plants, and landscaping to the area around Hilbert’s St. Clare Chapel.

Special thanks to the generous support of Kevin Monaco ’01  Proprietor of Monaco Enterprises Of WNY, Inc., for donating the plants & materials!



The Scribe Is Back

The Scribe is back! It is an online student newspaper for Hilbert College providing students the opportunity to practice real journalism in real time. They are a source of information and commentary on campus, as well as issues affecting the campus community.

Find them on Twitter  or Facebook

The Scribe has many new features this Fall including photo galleries and this column where Garret Derkovitz will profile interesting cars and their owners on Hilbert’s campus.
Check it out below!

Hawk Wheels: ’92 Camaro



Updates from DMaC | Fall 2018

  • Chris Gallant, Chair of Arts and Sciences Division, helped jury the 2018 Buffalo 48 hour Film Festival in August. The winner of the Best Film award will go on to represent Buffalo against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2019 in Orlando, Florida​. Last year’s winner went all the way to screen at the ​Cannes Film Festival, Court Métrage.
  • ​Additionally, and probably most importantly, last year’s winner of 2018 Buffalo 48 hour Film Festival “Ride of Your Life” by the film collective Partially Submerged Elephants ​included crew members Allen Leight ’06 and Cheri (White) Leight ​’06. Both are DMaC alums; see below for a couple of photos from their trip Cannes this past May.

  • HAWK Radio, Hilbert College’s web radio station, celebrated College Radio Day with a 24-hour live broadcast and game night in the college quad with a goal of collecting 200 donations of personal items for homeless youth. Listeners of HAWK Radio visited the live broadcast, which began Thursday, October 4  outside of Franciscan Hall, and donated personal items to support Compass House, a Western New York based not-for-profit, which provides young men and women shelter, counseling, and other services. Dr. Don Vincent is the Hawk Radio faculty advisor.
  • Tom Wills​ ’12 was accepted last month into the Society of Camera Operators, an internationally recognized professional honorary society.  He has worked on many films and also for television and works regularly on Saturday Night Live. Below is an image of Tom operating his Steadicam rig during the filming of Tina Fey for SNL Season 43.​

Hilbert Student Chosen as Sigma Beta Delta Fellowship Award Recipient

Hilbert College student Emily Pawelski was selected as a Sigma Beta Delta Fellowship Award recipient.  Congratulations Emily!

Sigma Beta Delta is an International Honor Society for Business, Management, and Administration.

Emily has been involved with many organizations on campus such as Student Government, Franciscan Spirit Club, Enactus, and Rotaract. She is part of the Honors Program and completed the Emerging Leaders Program at Hilbert in April of 2016.

The mission of Sigma Beta Delta is to encourage and recognize scholarship and accomplishment among students of business, management and administration, and to encourage and promote aspirations toward personal and professional improvement and a life distinguished by honorable service to humankind.  Sigma Beta Delta was established to honor students who have attained superior records in business programs in schools and colleges with regional accreditation.