University Honors College - The Honorable mention
Monday
04/29/19

AmeriCorps Serve New York VISTA 2019 Seeks Community Engagement Coordinator-For Graduating Seniors

Posted by Tim on April 29, 2019 in Job Opportunity, Student experience

Serve New York mobilizes AmeriCorps VISTA members to serve organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions focused on expanding educational opportunities, ensuring economic opportunity for all, and creating healthy futures for the residents of NY. The goal of Serve New York is to strengthen communities across the state and to allow organizations within them to better provide services to impoverished individuals and families. The Serve New York program has partner organizations in Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Bath, Ithaca, Geneva, and White Plains. While serving, members receive support from the VISTA team at The Service Collaborative of WNY, Inc. The support includes monthly training, a social network of fellow members, and daily support from VISTA leaders.

Further help on this page can be found here

Monday
04/29/19

New York Stands with Puerto Rico Summer 2019 Opportunities

Posted by Tim on April 29, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event

SUNY is proud to partner with Governor Andrew Cuomo to offer students a unique and rewarding service learning opportunity to support his NY Stands with Puerto Rico Recovery and Rebuilding Initiative. New York State is mobilizing students from SUNY and CUNY to work through non-profit organizations that are aiding in the reconstruction and revitalization efforts of communities across the island damaged by hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Students selected for this service learning program can expect:

  • Lodging, food, transportation and supervision in Puerto Rico at no cost (any cost for transportation & accommodation to/from NYC-area airport is not included)
  • Airfare to Puerto Rico at no cost 
  • Locations will be assigned upon acceptance to program to one of the following three locations:
    • Morovis/Orocovis
    • San Juan
    • Yabucoa 

Please review carefully the admissions criteria and information on other costs and apply here:

https://oswego.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=10337#About%20Puerto%20Rico:%20Service%20Learning%20in%20Puerto%20Rico

Not sure you want to do this?  Check out the experiences of students last summer.

https://www.suny.edu/puerto-rico/summer-2018/

Monday
04/29/19

Chinese Language Lunch

Posted by Tim on April 29, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event

DO YOU SPEAK CHINESE? Want to practice and meet up with other
learning and native speakers? Then come on down to Clemens 412 for
some FREE food and a great time!

Wednesday
04/24/19

Hillel of Buffalo invites students to AJC Global Forum Conference in Washington, D.C.

Posted by Tim on April 24, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Scholarship Opportunities, Workshops

Hillel of Buffalo is sending a delegation to the AJC Global Forum in Washington, DC June 2-June 4, 2019. Undergraduate students are invited to apply and if accepted, it is an all expenses paid trip.

Here’s some info about the AJC Global Forum:

The AJC Global Forum is a unique policy and advocacy conference. Each year more than 2,500 people from over 70 countries convene to discuss, debate, and advocate on vital issues affecting the future of world Jewry. This year’s Global Forum runs June 2-4, 2019. This year, student leaders will have the opportunity to network with one another and hundreds of leading campus activists from across the world while engaging in advocacy and leadership training geared toward students confronting the toughest challenges on campus. Participants will also fully participate in Global Forum’s sessions and advocacy opportunities.

Apply for the AJC Global Forum 2019 Campus leaders program, by clicking here.

The deadline to apply is April 30th. Please contact Logan Woodard, Hillel of Buffalo for more information: logan@hillelbuffalo.org

Wednesday
04/24/19

UB Scientista Presents STEM DivCon 2019

Posted by Tim on April 24, 2019 in Academics, Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Workshops

Panel of academic and industry professionals in STEM sectors, Networking and Lunch!

Saturday, April 27, 2019

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

104 Knox Hal

To register, visit: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScNIVS6BONVVjt1-3cADvu1aPNqzFQ_2nBJUh2IsGm5tY0-SQ/viewform

Monday
04/22/19

Sustainability Month

Posted by Tim on April 22, 2019 in Event

Sustainability month is here! Find a complete listing of every event, from workshops and lectures to movie screenings and art shows, that pertain to sustainability. Each event is coded with appropriate Sustainable Development Goals so that you can find events that are of interest to you!

Get more information here

Monday
04/22/19

The Flow Project

Posted by Tim on April 22, 2019 in Event

We are looking forward to an evening of great discussions on menstrual health maintenance and gender equality.

When: April 25th
Where: Capen 240
Time: 5:30-7:30pm

RSVP here

Monday
04/22/19

Transforming Our Tomorrow: A New Clean Energy Vision

Posted by Tim on April 22, 2019 in Event

As the world seeks to find the solutions that will build resiliency in the face of climate change, universities and colleges have stepped up to the plate. Innovation and creativity are pivotal in driving the technology we need to change the current unsustainable system of energy production.

Monday
04/22/19

Sustainability Art Show

Posted by Tim on April 22, 2019 in Event

Featuring work related to sustainability, energy, waste, the environment

Opening reception
Friday, April 26th  
4:30- 6:00 pm 

101 Statler

Exhibit open through May 3, 2019

Gallery hours:
Monday – Friday 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Monday
04/22/19

Join Us for a Solar Celebration on April 22

Posted by Tim on April 22, 2019 in Event

We are celebrating all things renewable at our second annual Solar Celebration!

Swing by the Student Union Courtyard (Atrium rain location) on April 22 from 11-1:30 p.m. to network with student clubs, local organizations and professionals in the clean energy food. Clubs will battle it out Family Feud style on clean energy trivia.

You will also have a chance to give your input on recommendations for our new Climate Action Plan- our pathway to get to zero emissions!