joseph levesque Rev. James Maher named president of Niagara University By WBFO Newsroom • Mar 13, 2013 niagara.edu Niagara University has chosen a new leader. Rev. James J. Maher was introduced Wednesday afternoon at the University's Castellani Art Museum. Niagara U leader to step down at end of school year By Chris Caya • Jan 22, 2013 Chris Caya/WBFO News Niagara University President Rev. Joseph Levesque announced Tuesday he will be stepping down. Listen Listening... / 1:28 WBFO's Chris Caya reports on the Niagara University leader stepping down.