University Honors College - The Honorable mention
Friday
03/27/20

Apply to be a Diversity Advocate in the Interculure and Diversity Center Deadline April 2nd

Posted by Tim on March 27, 2020 in Community Announcements, Networking, Volunteering, Volunteers Needed

Diversity Advocate Applications are already open!

Being a Diversity Advocate is a life-impacting 10-hour a week paid position where you develop multicultural, facilitation, and leadership experiences and skills. Come see us at SU 240 to learn more, and apply now! To apply, click on this link.Deadline to apply is Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

Friday
03/27/20

Success in Online Learning Webinar from UB Libraries April 2

Posted by Tim on March 27, 2020 in Community Announcements, Event, Workshops

Thursday, April 2, 2020

12:00pm – 1:00pm

This event is scheduled as an online webinar in ZOOM.

Topics that will be covered include:

  • How online learning is different than traditional courses
  • Library services that are available to remote learners
  • Tips for being successful

The session is sponsored by the University at Buffalo Libraries with presenters Erin Rowley, Head, Science & Engineering Library Services, Engineering Librarian and Robin Sullivan, Teaching and Learning Strategist, Education Services of the.

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You are encouraged to test your system ahead of time:
http://bit.ly/zoom-room-test

Additional ZOOM support info is available:
https://support.zoom.us

Register on the UB Libraries website:

https://booking.lib.buffalo.edu/calendar/workshops
Monday
03/09/20

Diversity Zone Training Opportunities in the Intercultural Diversity Center

Posted by Tim on March 9, 2020 in Community Announcements, Event, Workshops

Appreciating Cultural Diversity 

March 9th, 2020 – 1:00-2:00 p.m.

LGBTQ+ Safe Zone 

March 10th, 2020 – 12:00-2:00 p.m.

Diversity Zone 

March 11th, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

These trainings are a fantastic opportunity to explore the

dynamics of prejudice and privilege and build our skills as

allies and leaders. We hope to see you there! You can find

more info on our UBLinked under All Events. 

Monday
03/09/20

Tough Topics: Puppy Mills March 11

Posted by Tim on March 9, 2020 in Community Announcements, Event, Workshops

Wednesday, March 11th

2:00-3:00 p.m.

240 Student Union

How can we look for new pets ethically? 

 Come discuss what puppy mills are and the ethnicality of 

animal adoption and purchasing practices. Eligible for SA Participation

Monday
03/09/20

Women’s History Month Dessert Hour March 9

Posted by Tim on March 9, 2020 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Stress Relief

Women’s History Month 

Dessert  Hour

Monday, March 9th

2:00-3:00 p.m.

240 Student Union

Join us to learn about the history of women,

 play bingo, and enjoy free desserts!

Wednesday
03/04/20

First Annual Student of Color Conference at UB – April 4, 2020

Posted by Tim on March 4, 2020 in Community Announcements, Event, Workshops

The Intercultural and Diversity Center presents the First Annual Student of Color (SOC) Conference! 

The SOC Conference will take place on Saturday, April 4th, 2020 from 8:30 am to 4:30pm in the Student Union.

This is a one day conference for all colleges in the greater Buffalo area. Students of color will come together to be educated, empowered and inspired. Our main goal is to equip students with a skillset that will help them navigate diverse institutions and moreover the world around them but tailor it to a persons of color perspective. Our secondary goal is to create a space for these students to foster relationships, both personal and professional, that can assist in their future endeavors be them collegiate, professional or otherwise

We have professional staff members from UB and surrounding universities like Buffalo State and Erie Community College presenting! Also, our Keynote speaker is Tamara Mcmillian!

Friday
02/28/20

Seeking Volunteers for UB 360 Spring Events

Posted by Tim on February 28, 2020 in Community Announcements, Event, Volunteering

Volunteers are needed for both the April 5th and April 18th UB 360 Spring events to help welcome and guide our guests across campus.

If you are interested, you can register at the following link: https://ubconnect.buffalo.edu/register/VolsSpring2020

Tuesday
02/25/20

UB Campus Garden

Posted by Tim on February 25, 2020 in Community Announcements, Information Session, Student experience, Sustainability, Volunteering, Workshops

The UB Campus Garden is a shared bed garden on UB’s North Campus where UB students, faculty, and staff can grow.

We aim to empower our community to grow food and take an active role in the food systems we are a part of. By learning skills to grow food from start to finish, we encourage more sustainable and mindful consumption practices. The campus garden is an inclusive and diverse space where gardeners of all experience and backgrounds are welcome!

Timeline:

Information session: Week of February 24th, 2020

Workshop: Week of March 9th, 2020

Participants are expected to maintain their plots throughout the entire spring and summer semesters. This involves starting seeds, transplanting, watering, weeding, and harvesting. Have no experience gardening? We will provide you with all the information and tools you need!

Interested in joining? Click here.

Monday
02/24/20

LGBTQ+Dinner Crew March 2

Posted by Tim on February 24, 2020 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Stress Relief

LGBTQ+ and Religion

Monday, March 2nd

6p.m.-8 p.m.

240 Student Union

Discussion will be on the intersection of religion and the  LGBTQ+ community.

Monday
02/24/20

Goal Getters Workshop March 2

Posted by Tim on February 24, 2020 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Workshops

Monday, March 2nd

5 p.m.-6 p.m.

240 Student Union Come spark your inner #Girlboss and start off Women’s History Month on the most positive note with our DIY vision board event