University Honors College - The Honorable mention
Friday
09/20/19

Coerced: Work Under Threat of Punishment with Author Erin Hatton September 24

Posted by Tim on September 20, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Workshops

Come hear from Dr. Erin Hatton, Profess of Sociology and Honors Faculty Fellow as she discusses her forthcoming book: Coerced: Work Under Threat of Punishment.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
107 Capen Hall (Colloquium Room)

What is a Worker? Labor, power and coercion among prisoners, college athletes, welfare recipients and graduate students.

Wednesday
09/18/19

Fall 2019 Management Major Information Sessions

Posted by Tim on September 18, 2019 in Academics, Event

If you have strong quantitative abilities and an eye for the business world, a major in Accounting or Business Administration could be for you! Attend one of our fall information sessions for additional information both majors as well as the business administration concentrations, and how to apply to change your major.

Sessions will be held in Alfiero 205 on:

  • Thursday, September 26 at 11 a.m. – Noon
  • Friday, September 27 at 10 – 11 a.m.
  • Tuesday, October 29, 10 – 11 a.m. ** This session will also include information about our BS Information Technology and Management Major
  • Wednesday, October 30 at 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday, November 1 at 11 a.m. – Noon
  • Monday, November 4 at 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. ** This session will includes speaker from the College of Arts and Sciences to discuss majors that also lead to careers in business.
  • Thursday, November 7 at 10 – 11 a.m. ** This session will includes speaker from the College of Arts and Sciences to discuss majors that also lead to careers in business
  • Thursday, November 14 at 11 a.m. – Noon ** This session will also include information about our BS Information Technology and Management Major
  • Friday, November 15 at 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Monday
09/16/19

PSS Sustainable Living Fair – September 23, 2019

Posted by Tim on September 16, 2019 in Event

Join us for the Professional Staff Senate’s Annual Sustainable Living Fair, Monday, September 23, in the Student Union 10:30am – 1:30pm.

Learn how to live sustainably from organizations and business from all over Western New York.

Friday
09/13/19

UB IEEE Innovation & Entrepreneurship Panel – September 24

Posted by Tim on September 13, 2019 in Academic Presentations, Event, Networking

All students are invited to the UB IEEE Innovation & Entrepreneurship Panel on Tuesday, September 24th from 6-8pm in the Law Library (O’Brian Hall, second floor). The event is being co-organized by the Libraries and Blackstone Launch Pad powered by Techstars, and is sponsored by IEEE.

This event is geared at any students with an idea for a business, a new product, etc. and provides them with the opportunity to ask questions of our panel speakers who have expertise in startups, business law, entrepreneurship, and patents. Students are asked to bring a question to the event, which will also enter them in a raffle to win one of many great prizes (courtesy of IEEE).

RSVP https://research.lib.buffalo.edu/entrepreneurship-seminar

Friday
09/13/19

SUNY Lab Days – October 10 & 17, 2019

Posted by Tim on September 13, 2019 in Career Opportunities, Event, Fellowships, Internships, Job Opportunity, Networking, Research Information and Opportunities

Ideal for SUNY students and early career faculty researchers:

Explore and interview on-the-spot for competitive internship and fellowship opportunities in leading edge research programs at New York’s nationally-acclaimed federal laboratories.

Discover and connect with scientific mentors for research and scholarly projects.

Network with R&D leaders and identify opportunities for research collaboration and access to cutting-edge R&D facilities.

SUNY Lab Days will take place at Stony Brook University on October 10, 2019 and at the SUNY Polytechnic Institute (Utica) on October 17, 2019 from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Wednesday
09/11/19

Experience UB Fair: Campus, Community, and Beyond – September 17

Posted by Tim on September 11, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Research Information and Opportunities, Student Clubs, Student experience

Experience UB Fair: Campus, Community, and Beyond is an opportunity for students to get information about all the different ways to get involved while at UB. There will be opportunities to learn about campus events and programs, outreach to the Buffalo community, undergraduate research opportunities, and so much more. 

The Experience UB Fair will take place on Tuesday, September 17 in the Academic Spine from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.

Monday
09/09/19

Dessert Hour-Indigenous Tribes of Brazil September 18

Posted by Tim on September 9, 2019 in Event, Networking, Stress Relief, Workshops

Dessert Hour with the Intercultural Diversity Center!

Indigenous Tribes of Brazil: In Honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month. Come learn about a few Brazilian indigenous tribes and how they are being effected by current events all while enjoying some Brazilian/Hispanic desserts!

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
1-2:00 p.m.
240 Student Union

Monday
09/09/19

Tough Topic of the week: Corporations and the Environment September 12

Posted by Tim on September 9, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Workshops

Come join UB’s Intercultural Diversity Center for an Interactive Discussion

Thursday, September 12, 2019
1:00-2:00 p.m.
240 Student Union

This week’s topic: Corporations and the Environment
71% of carbon pollution comes from 100 corporations, but what does that mean? What is the consumer responsibility in helping sustain the planet? Should governments take action, and how?

Monday
09/09/19

First To a Degree: Talking About College September 11

Posted by Tim on September 9, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Stress Relief, Workshops

Join the Intercultural Diversity Center for a discussion on tips to help facilitate discussions with friends, family and y our support system about the experience you will have at UB.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
5:00 p.m.
240 Student Union
Refreshments will be provided

Friday
09/06/19

Startup Week – on and off campus opportunities! September 15 – 24

Posted by Tim on September 6, 2019 in Academic Presentations, Buffalo Bits, Career Opportunities, Event, Networking, Workshops

Buffalo Startup Week is an awesome conference and 5-day (September 15-19, 2019) celebration of the local startup ecosystem, now less than two weeks away – register now before it sells out! Free food, free drinks, amazing content and networking opportunities.

This first-ever Startup Week in Buffalo is the perfect opportunity to play a part in building the startup ecosystem that will continue to grow for many years to come. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, a corporate leader, an investor, or another innovation leader, you’ll feel right at home all week long.

CLICK HERE for the link to a list of the full Buffalo Startup Week content (find them under “agenda”).

CLICK HERE to see the on campus events happening September 16 – 24, 2019.