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DEADLINE EXTENDED to March 29: American Institute of Indian Studies Online Language Programs (tuition awards available)

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in Academic Presentations, Academics, Scholarship Opportunities

AIIS will be offering its summer language program online for summer 2021 and is extending the deadline for applying for the program until April 30, 2021. AIIS will be offering an eight-week program (June 14 to August 6) in

  • Bangla
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Kangri
  • Kannada
  • Konkani
  • Malayalam
  • Manipuri
  • Marathi
  • Mughal Persian
  • Punjabi
  • Sanskrit
  • Sindhi
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Tibetan
  • Urdu

Students will have three options: a 140-hour program ($1,820), a 120-hour program ($1,560), and a 72-hour program ($936). Decisions about admissions will be made by May 10. To apply, students should go to   

They should register on the portal but should ONLY upload one pdf containing two items: the two-page main application form and the one-page statement of purpose. They should NOT upload any other materials nor should they arrange for letters of recommendation. They would pay the $25 application fee through the Paypal link on the web site.

UB students are eligible for Rustgi South Asian Language Awards that cover part or all of the cost of tuition.

Visit for more information. The deadline for Rustgi Award applications is March 29, 2021.


Conference on Inequality and Social Justice April 24…Opportunity to Present Research

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in Event, Networking, Workshops

Conference on Inequality and Social Justice
April 24, 2021

Register or Submit your abstract by April 3, 2021 at:


UB Hillel 8 Week PAID Summer Internship

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in Honors Experiences, Internships, Student Job Opportunities

Hillel Summer Internship Program

Need a job this summer that will enhance your resume? The Hillel Summer Internship Program is an 8-week paid internship and cohort experience open to incoming Jewish sophomores, juniors and seniors who are either enrolled in a Buffalo area university or who are from Buffalo and attend schools out of town. Students will be placed in internships across Buffalo that match their professional goals and that will provide them with relevant, hands-on experience and mentorship. On Fridays students will participate in professional development and immersive learning experiences, such as a networking power lunch with local Jewish professionals, volunteering with local non-profits, and exploring Buffalo’s start-up scene. Internships are available in a variety of fields in both the non-profit and business sectors. Applications are due Wednesday, March 31st. Visit for more info and to apply.


Creating the Beloved Community

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in Community Announcements, Event

#UBGSE Spring Symposium
Monday and Tuesday, March 15 & 16
To register:
Transforming schools into safe, loving spaces where all children grow and thrive was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision half a century ago. Join UB’s Graduate School of Education in continuing his legacy and remaking our education system so that it is founded in justice, equal opportunity and unconditional love: a “Beloved Community.”

Nutrition Hacks

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in Networking, New Programs, Workshops

Thursday, March 25
4-5 p.m. 
Online here
Join Health Promotion on Zoom for tips and strategies to make filling, nutritious meals on a budget. To register for the Nutrition Hacks program, visit:

Race and Health in America

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in New Programs, Workshops

Thursday, March 18
5 – 6:30 p.m.
Online (

Join us to take a look at how race affects all aspects of healthcare in the United States.


Tough Topics: The History of Women’s Stereotypes

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in New Programs

Tuesday, March 16
3 – 4 p.m. 
240 Student Union and Online ( What are some of the stereotypes that exist for women? Are all of them problematic?  Join us for another tough topic as we explore the history of stereotypes and their implications on women.

LGBTQ+ Women’s Media

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in New Programs

Monday, March 15
5-6 p.m.
Online ( Come join us in discussing LGBTQ+ women in film and the stereotypes, tropes, and lack of representation surrounding them.

First Women In Politics

Posted by Tim on March 15, 2021 in New Programs

Pictures of women in politics
Throughout the Month of March
All Day 
240 SU  ( Stop into 240 Student Union to see a slideshow, running throughout the day, about the amazing women who have had an impact on our political system!

Leadership Training Camp

Posted by Tim on March 13, 2021 in Networking, Workshops

March 31 – 7 – 9 p.m. 

Whether you’re a professional sports player or an astronaut, everyone goes to a training camp in order to improve their skills. Student leaders are no different. Leadership Training Camp is a hands-on, experiential learning workshop that focuses on problem-solving, collaboration, leadership and followership. Learn about your natural leadership style, your leadership strengths, and put them to work in a “hands-on” virtual activity.

Register ion UBLinked