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Thursday
10/21/21

Upcoming Research Breakfast!

Posted by Tim on October 21, 2021 in Academic Presentations, Career Opportunities, Honors Program Announcements, Research Information and Opportunities

Details

Presenter: Shu Wan, Presidential Fellow
Date: Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: 107 Capen Hall
Food: Coffee and light breakfast fare 
RSVP Here by Sunday, Oct. 24 to attend

Thursday
09/30/21

Careers in University Administration- Student Affairs Mentoring Programs

Posted by Tim on September 30, 2021 in Career Opportunities, Honors Program Announcements

Interested in pursuing a career in College or University Activities and Administration? 

Come find out about our mentoring program that will connect you with UB professional staff members and help you prepare for an exciting campus career.

Location: 
222 Student Union
Date and Time: 
Wed., Oct. 6 from 12 – 12:30 p.m.
Thursday
09/30/21

Careers in Student Affairs Month

Posted by Tim on September 30, 2021 in Academics, Career Opportunities, Honors Program Announcements

Are you someone who enjoys helping others to reach their full potential? Are you a student leader who has loved being involved throughout your college career? Are you still undecided about which career path to pursue?

If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, then you might consider a career in student affairs. During October, professionals nationwide are celebrating “Careers in Student Affairs Month.” 

Come visit us at our table in the SU lobby to find out about jobs on college campuses. Students from our Student Affairs Mentoring Program and Leadership Experience will be on hand to talk about our program.

Location: Student Union LobbyDate and Time: 
Tues., Oct. 5 from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Thursday
09/30/21

Here to Career Student Employee of the Month Nominations

Posted by Tim on September 30, 2021 in Career Opportunities, Honors Program Announcements

Do you know a student employee that deserves special recognition? Nominate a friend, co-worker, or yourself for the Here to Career Student Employee of the Month Award. 

To nominate someone:

*RSVP to this event on UB Linked, answer the questions and click submit.

Winners will be notified at the end of each month and announced at the beginning of the next month.
Date and Time:
Thurs., Sept. 30 – by 11:30 p.m
Thursday
09/23/21

Upcoming Events: Week 5 at UB!

Posted by Tim on September 23, 2021 in Alumni, Career Opportunities, Community Announcements, Honors Program Announcements, Information Session, Workshops

Family Weekend 2021

Learn more about this year’s Homecoming & Family Weekend events! Invite your families to participate and join us the weekend of October 1 for events such as Family Night Trivia, Family Weekend Social and more!

Registration in advance is required for each event. Find event information and registration details here.

Alternative Break Info Session

Learn more about Alternative Break trips and travel locations through our final online information session! We are excited to offer trips focusing on social justice issues during the 2021-22 academic calendar, including: Civic Engagement Environmental Justice Poverty Alleviation Refugee Resettlement Alternative Break programs let you volunteer, perform community service and have unique learning opportunities during your winter or spring break. You’ll learn about your role as a global citizen, make new friends and connections, and discover how you can become an agent of change.
Location:
 Join Event Online via Zoom
Date and Time: 
Wed., Sept. 29 from 1 – 2 p.m.

Workshop: Public Speaking

This workshop will give you the tools you need to overcome your fears of presenting in front of large groups. Some of the topics we will discuss include non-verbal communication, confidence, presentation styles, and even what to do when you are stumped. Be afraid of the spot light no longer.

Register in advance for this meeting here

Online Location: After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
 
Location:
210 Student Union
Date and Time: 
Thurs., Sept. 23 from 12 – 1 p.m

UB Kind: Jarring Honey with UB Bees

Join Student Engagement for an on-campus service activity to jar UB Bees honey to be donated and distributed through Blue Table.UB Bees is an on-campus organization working to educate the UB and WNY communities about the benefits of having bees in our ecosystems. Find out more information about how to get involved from this website.Blue Table is an on-campus food pantry open to any individual with a UB ID. The pantry is located on the second floor of the student union. Find out more information about how to get involved here
Location: 
145 A Student Union
Date and Time: 
Wed., Sept. 29 from 3 – 5 p.m.

Here to Career Student Employee of the Month Nominations

Do you know a student employee that deserves special recognition? Nominate a friend, co-worker, or yourself for the Here to Career Student Employee of the Month Award. To nominate someone:*RSVP to this event on UB Linked*Answer the questions*Click Submit
Date and Time:
Thurs., Sept. 30 – by 11:30 p.m

Winners will be notified at the end of each month and announced at the beginning of the next month.

Community Day 2021

Join Student Engagement, Community Relations and the entire campus community for this longstanding service tradition! 

 We will be partnering with organizations all over Buffalo to volunteer on various projects that will better our shared community.

Registration closes October 11, 2021
Thursday
09/23/21

Featured Eperiential Learning Network Projects

Posted by Tim on September 23, 2021 in Academics, Career Opportunities, Honors Program Announcements, Student experience


Become a Virtual Tutor for South African Youth
As a volunteer for this project, you will tutor high school students in South Africa via Google Meets or Zoom. The highest need is currently for tutors in Mathematics and Geography.

Contribute to GWEM Magazine
Global women’s empowerment is desperately needed. With so many challenges and obstacles related to access and equity, it is critical that we come together to highlight stories of women and women’s initiatives empowering communities and making change.
Student sitting and looking out a window.
Collaborate with Africa New Hope Project (ANEHOP)
ANEHOP supports communities through social innovation, sustainability, and economic empowerment. You can help steward the next phase of its evolution by contributing in the areas of women’s health, computer applications, and more!
Thursday
09/23/21

Apply for Funding to Support Your Mentored Project or Virtual Conference Presentation

Posted by Tim on September 23, 2021 in Career Opportunities, Honors Program Announcements, Information Session, Student experience

The Experiential Learning Network offers funding to support undergraduate students working on mentored projects or presenting at virtual conferences. To apply, complete the application steps via our website by October 6, 20201!Project Funding: Take your innovative projects to the next level with funding to support your work related to projects listed on the Project Portal.Conference Funding: Share the exciting results and impacts of recent or current projects at an upcoming virtual conference presentation.
Apply for Funding
Thursday
09/16/21

Experience UB Fair

Posted by Tim on September 16, 2021 in Academics, Alumni, Career Opportunities, Event, Honors Program Announcements, Internships, Research Information and Opportunities

Please join us for our Experience UB Fair! Explore countless experiential learning opportunities through departmental programs, research, internships and service in the greater Buffalo community.

If you are looking for ways to apply your learning outside of the classroom and gain invaluable hands-on experiences to add to your resume, the Experience UB Fair is a fantastic way to start.
Location: 
Academic Spine
 Dates and Times: 
Fri., Sept.17 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Friday
04/09/21

Tutors Wanted

Posted by Tim on April 9, 2021 in Career Opportunities, Job Opportunity, Paid Student Experience

Positions are paid hourly or students can use their federal work-study award to get paid. Our center is certified through CRLA which means we can certify our tutors.
Sunday
03/28/21

Explore Health and Elderly Friendliness in Nigeria through Mentored Projects

Posted by Tim on March 28, 2021 in Career Opportunities, Internships, Job Opportunity, New Programs

   
  Explore Health and Elderly Friendliness in Nigeria through Mentored Projects 

Join us on Thursday, April 8 at 9 a.m., to learn about Primary Health Care and Management, an organization in Nigeria, and explore engagement opportunities through the Project Portal.  

Register Here 

Join ELN for a conversation with Dr. Martins Ogundeji (Executive Director) and Gideon Adeniyi (Program Officer) from Primary Health Care and Management (PriHEMAC) in Oyo State Nigeria. PriHEMAC seeks to promote the health status and well-being of susceptible members of the community with a focus on the elderly as well as mothers and children. PriHEMAC provides day care services, consultancy, advocacy research and partnership activities, and trainings. Learn about past student projects focusing on elderly friendliness, public health, and digital badges, and explore new and emerging opportunities and priorities for engagement. 

All students and project ideas are welcomed.  Explore all Global NGO Projects 
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