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AAF Buffalo’s Portfolio Seminar

Posted by Tim on November 11, 2022 in Career Opportunities, Event

November 19, 2022 from 10:00am-12:30pm @ UB Center for the Arts

Want to work in advertising, art and marketing? Check out AAF Buffalo’s Portfolio Seminar. UB students who sign up and attend will get a free ’22-23 Student Membership worth $15. So, make sure to register as a Student Member and the event will be free.

Creating a portfolio you can be proud of is just as hard as creating the work that’s in it. What work will resonate, how many pieces should be included and what medium you should present that work in are tough questions to answer on your own. Katie Hazel (Ground Creative Director of Crowley Webb/Praxis), Brittney Sikora (Freelance Designer & Art Director) and Jennifer Leising (2022 Portfolio Review finalist) will be answering these questions and more to get you prepared for entering the creative job market.

To get your ticket, click here.


Buffalo Startup Week 2022

Posted by Tim on November 10, 2022 in Buffalo Bits, Career Opportunities, Community Announcements, Event, Networking

November 14-18, 2022
Seneca One

Buffalo Startup Week is a thought-provoking slate of programming powered by Bootsector to celebrate the diverse array of entrepreneurship flourishing in WNY. The week provides a wide range of experiences to educate, inspire, and connect Buffalo’s community of dreamers, doers, and makers with the community at large.

For one week, Buffalo businesses, entrepreneurs, and community members gather together in-person to learn, share, and celebrate WNY’s thriving innovation economy!

Get your free ticket at


UB Career Design Center Information Session October 14

Posted by Tim on October 10, 2022 in Career Opportunities, Community Announcements, Information Session, Internships, Job Opportunity, Networking, Workshops

Career Design Center session

Friday October 14 at 1:00 in 107 Capen

It’s never too early to start working with the Career Design Center. Come to a workshop on this Friday, October 14 at 1:00 in 107 Capen with Holly Justice, a Career Design Consultant.

More than just resume polishing, the Career Design Center can help prepare you for interviews, connect you to peers with whom you share professional interests and alumni in your prospective fields. They also can work with you to find internships that will help you stand out when it’s time to go on the job market while earning you Honors experience credits. Perhaps most importantly, the Career Design Service can help you think through professional possibilities that align with your skills and interests but may not be obvious to you. Come find out more this Friday.


L3Harris Communication Systems Information Session…Full-time Jobs and Internship Opportunities October 11

Posted by Tim on September 30, 2022 in Career Opportunities, Honors Experiences, Internships, Workshops

This event is for students to learn more about L3Harris Communications Systems located in
Rochester NY, along with full time and internship opportunities within Tactical Communications.
For Juniors and Seniors working towards a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer
Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Wireless Engineering, Information
Security, Mathematics, Digital Arts & Sciences, or related field

DATE: October 11th, 2022
TIME: 12 p.m.
LOCATION: 107 Capen Hall (Colloquium Room)

Please RSVP By October 9th here:


NCAA 2023-2024 Postgraduate Internship Program Application OPEN

Posted by Tim on August 10, 2022 in Career Oportunities, Career Opportunities, Internships

The NCAA postgraduate internship program represents one of the most rewarding and transformational opportunities for individuals seeking to launch their careers within the athletics industry. NCAA leadership development seeks your assistance in ensuring the 2023-24 internship class is composed of talented individuals poised to serve as future leaders within college sports.

The application for the 2023-24 PGIP is now available on NCAA Program Hub and will remain open until Tuesday, Sept. 6 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. 

With a focus on ethnic minorities, women and former student-athletes, this yearlong program gives insight to the inner workings of college sports from the national perspective. Interns over the past 30 years have gone on to serve as key decision-makers across college athletics at the institutional and conference level.

Positions are available across all functional areas at the NCAA including administrative services, championships and alliances, communications, executive affairs, governance, inclusion, education and community engagement and regulatory affairs.

Key Dates

  • Application deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 6 at 5 p.m. Eastern time.
  • 2023-24 PGIP start date: Tuesday, June 20, 2023. 

Important Links

  • For more information including job descriptions for each position offered, go here

To access the application via NCAA Program Hub, go here.

Internship Offerings

Academic and membership affairs

  • 5 positions available

Administrative services

  • Finance and accounting 
  • Rotational 

Championships and alliances

  • Digital and social
  • Event marketing
  • Game presentation
  • Operations (3 positions available)
  • Men’s basketball 
  • Women’s basketball 


  • Brand strategy 
  • Creative & digital
  • Editorial 

External engagement 

Eligibility Center

  • 2 positions available


  • 3 positions available

Executive affairs

  • 1 position available


  • Division I
  • Division II
  • Division III

Inclusion, education and community engagement

  • Inclusion
  • Leadership development (2 positions available)

IECE Rotational


Please reach out to with any questions.


Smithers Environmental Risk Sciences Visiting May 5-Internship and Career Opportunities

Posted by Tim on April 21, 2022 in Academics, Career Opportunities, Internships, Job Opportunity, Networking

Smithers Environmental Risk Sciences will be coming to UB to meet with our undergraduates on May 5th and discuss career opportunities and internships at their company. Representatives will be at UB on May 5, from 4-6 PM in Natural Sciences Complex Room 684.


Engineering Spring Career and Internship Fair April 13

Posted by Tim on April 8, 2022 in Career Opportunities, Internships, Job Opportunity, Student Job Opportunities

Tau Beta Pi, the Engineering Honors Society presents….Spring Career Fair!

Wednesday, April 13, 2022
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Student Union Flag Room (215 Student Union)
All Engineering Disciplines Welcome!

talk with recruiters who are hiring students for summer internships and full-time employment after graduation!


Hiring Summit: In-Person Job Fair April 6

Posted by Tim on April 4, 2022 in Career Opportunities, Community Announcements, Event, Job Opportunity, Networking

Hiring Summit | In-Person Job Fair | Wednesday, April 6 |11am – 1:30pm | Student Union | Focus on non-profit, education, social impact and government work. Register here to find out more about the employers attending such as….

-Navy Officer Programs Buffalo                    

-Chautauqua County Mental Hygiene                       

-Community Missions, Inc.                

-Anthology Inc.                       

-Wayne County Crisis Services                     

-Heritage Christian Services              

-People Inc.                

-The Arc Erie County New York                    

-New York State Police                     

-M&T Bank                 

-Cattaraugus-Allegany BOCES                     

-The Service Collaborative of WNY, Inc.                  

-Buffalo Audubon Society, Inc. Beaver Meadow Nature Center

-Pegula Sports & Entertainment                    

-Montante Group                                            

-New York State Department of Corrections and Community  Supervision/Recruitment                    

-Buffalo Urban Mission Partnership               

-Central New York Psychiatric Center                   


Job Opportunity For Graduating Seniors: Onboarding Specialist

Posted by Tim on March 22, 2022 in Career Opportunities, Job Opportunity

Onboarding Specialist Job Description

Matchwell is a revolutionary healthcare marketplace that is changing the way clinicians and healthcare facilities connect. We are currently looking for an Onboarding Specialist to join our world-class FULLY REMOTE team!

THE OPPORTUNITY In a nutshell, the Onboarding Specialist will ensure each clinician in the Matchwell platform is fully credentialed and help them through the process of being placed with our partner clients. This role will encompass the following: • Becoming an expert on the platform and guiding the clinician through the credentialing process • Building relationships with clinicians • Delivering results and placing highly qualified clinicians at our partner clients • Educate clinicians about platform upgrades and best practices on an ongoing basis • Continuously promoting clinician engagement via the platform • Work with Matchwell Sales and Delivery team to deliver high-level results for clinicians • Helping tech operations define the role and advancement of the platform You’ll be a perfect fit if you possess the following: • Positive Fun-loving Attitude • Strong problem-solving ability and instincts • High-level communication and relationship building skills • Impeccable integrity • Service Mentality • Ability to work quickly and manage competing priorities • The internal drive and passion to grow within a fast-growing and exciting company • Experience in healthcare staffing preferred but not required • Bachelors preferred but not required • Minimal travel (only for corporate outings and an occasional conference) (Post Covid) Benefits include: • Fully remote opportunity • Competitive compensation with opportunities for team-based bonuses • Full benefits package with employer-paid medical premiums • Monthly technology stipend and all equipment provided • 401k offered • Unlimited PTO, including volunteer days

*If you are interested in applying, please email an introduction and your resume to Rebecca Patterson (UB Honors 2018) at


Explore Buffalo Seeks a Program Assistant Full-Time Position

Posted by Tim on March 14, 2022 in Career Opportunities, Job Opportunity

Program Assistant
Job Description
Explore Buffalo is seeking a full-time Program Assistant with an engaging and enthusiastic personality to join our energetic and professional team in support of the organization’s mission of promoting Buffalo and Western New York history, architecture, and neighborhoods through quality education to learners of all ages. This position is responsible for ensuring that Explore Buffalo’s office operates smoothly on a day-to-day basis, and is primarily a responsive role that replies to the needs of Explore Buffalo guests, members, and volunteers.
Guest & Member Services
• Answer phone calls and emails requesting tour information and reservation assistance
o When necessary, issue cancellation notices for tours
• Answer phone calls and emails requesting information and assistance with membership purchases and renewals
• Process orders for new and renewal memberships
• Prepare and send membership renewal notices
• Track membership statistics
Volunteer Support
• Assist volunteers with reservation report access
• Maintain volunteer directory and related volunteer records
• Maintain inventory of tour supplies and distribute to volunteers as needed
• Maintain files and records (mostly digital)
o Maintain tour attendance records
• Participate and take notes in weekly staff meetings
• Sort all incoming mail and distribute appropriately
o Process donations received and prepare donor acknowledgement letters
o Process and respond to charitable donation requests
• Prepare meeting materials for Board of Directors, committees, and other meetings
• Coordinate purchasing of office supplies
• Participate in Explore Buffalo’s volunteer events to connect with our volunteers
• Assist with Explore Buffalo events and other duties as they may develop
• Two or more years of office experience including customer service is highly desirable
• Passion for promoting Buffalo and for Explore Buffalo’s mission
• Enthusiastic and energetic personality
• Flexibility and adaptability in a fast-paced work environment
• Strong organizational skills
• Ability to work independently and with a team, depending on the task
• Attention to detail; ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office
• Must have reliable transportation
Hours: This full-time position will be Tuesday-Saturday during Explore Buffalo’s tour season, April through October, 9am-5pm on Tuesday-Friday and 9am-2pm on Saturday (37 hours total per week). If desired, there will be an opportunity to switch to a Monday-Friday schedule during the winter. Occasional evenings and weekends will be required. Working as a team in our office is important to Explore Buffalo; however, a partially remote work schedule is an available option
Compensation: The annual salary range for this position is $34,000 to $37,000 depending on relevant experience. Benefits include paid time off and health insurance including dental and vision.
Application: To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Please include Program Assistant in the subject line.
Explore Buffalo actively seeks people who bring a wide range of perspectives to join our staff, volunteers, and Board of Directors. We value the richness of each person’s background and recognize how learning from different lived experiences can help us tell a more complete story of Buffalo in our tours and programs. If you are concerned you do not meet all the job requirements, we still encourage you to apply.
Explore Buffalo provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.