University Honors College - The Honorable mention
Tuesday
12/28/21

Thomas and Jessica Occhino Honors College Experiential Learning Fund Application Deadline February 28

Posted by Tim on December 28, 2021 in Community Announcements, Honors Program Announcements, Scholarship Opportunities

Applications available from January 31 through February 28: Thomas and Jessica Occhino Honors College Experiential Learning Fund

Established in 2021 by Thomas Occhino (BS’07) and Jessica Occhino to promote inclusive excellence, equity and diversity by supporting undergraduate students who wish to participate in an experiential learning opportunity (including but not limited to unpaid internships). Students should be enrolled in the Honors College, accepted into a major in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), and be a member of a group underrepresented in engineering and computer science (examples include, but are not limited to, students who are female, LGBTQ, Black, Latinx, Native American, a veteran, or have a disability). If a student who is in both the Honors College and SEAS cannot be identified, the award will be given to students in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences who meet the other fund criteria.

For more details and to submit an application between 1/31 and 2/28  visit: https://buffalo.academicworks.com/opportunities/8356

Monday
11/15/21

Citi Group Information Session…Internships and Career Opportunities November 16

Posted by Tim on November 15, 2021 in Career Opportunities, Community Announcements, Honors Experiences, Honors Program Announcements

An Honors alum will be visiting on Tuesday, November 16th at 12 noon in the Honors College meeting room to talk about internship and career opportunities with Citi Group.  Join us for this in-person presentation and learn about the great opportunities available.

Attached are the descriptions for their current opportunities.

Please RSVP to Tim Matthews: trm7@buffalo.edu by Monday, November 15 at 3:00pm to reserve your spot.

Unable to attend but want to learn more?  Let me know and I can connect you with Nicolas Sciandra directly.

Thursday
11/04/21

November 2021 UB Study Abroad Alumni Spotlight – Lyon Lascu ’20

Posted by Tim on November 4, 2021 in Academics, Community Announcements, Honors Program Announcements

Meet Lyon Lascu, UB Study Abroad Alumnus, and hear him speak about how participating in UB’s Singapore: Asian Business & The Global Economy Summer Program helped shape his career as an entrepreneur.

Thursday
10/28/21

UB – The Game

Posted by Tim on October 28, 2021 in Honors Program Announcements, Student experience, Work Study Opportunity

Navigating life at The University at Buffalo can be tough, but it doesn’t have to be! Join us as we play our version of The Game of Life and learn about campus resources and involvement opportunities that will help you succeed in your future career.

This interactive board game is designed to lead students through what four years at UB might look like, incorporating campus experiences, extracurricular activities, and academics into a quest towards the end goal for students – graduation!

Location: 228 Student Union Date and Time: 
Thurs., Nov. 4 from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursday
10/21/21

November Social Change Saturday

Posted by Tim on October 21, 2021 in Community Announcements, Honors Program Announcements, Volunteers Needed

Social Change Saturdays provides opportunities each semester for you to volunteer in Buffalo and Western New York at a variety of locations throughout the community.

You can volunteer for just one Social Change Saturday, or for as many as you want.

Location: Student Union LobbyDate and Time: 
Sat., Nov. 6 from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursday
10/21/21

Time & Priority Management Workshop

Posted by Tim on October 21, 2021 in Honors Program Announcements, Workshops

Join Student Engagement to learn the difference between time management and priority management in this 45-minute workshop.

Location: Learning Lab, 222 Student UnionDate and Time: 
Wed., Nov. 3 from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Thursday
10/21/21

Pumpkin Decorating

Posted by Tim on October 21, 2021 in Honors Program Announcements, Student experience

Join Student Engagement for some Halloween fun! Students will have the opportunity to decorate their own mini pumpkin.

All supplies will be provided and this event is free for all students. 

Location: Student Union LobbyDate and Time: 
Wed., Oct. 27 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Thursday
10/21/21

Workshop: Public Speaking

Posted by Tim on October 21, 2021 in Honors Program Announcements, Workshops

Speaking in public is something that most people dread. 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.
Location: Learning Lab, 222 Student Union Date and Time: 
Wed., Oct. 27 from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Thursday
10/21/21

Tutoring and Academic Support Services (TASS) is looking for tutors!

Posted by Tim on October 21, 2021 in Honors Program Announcements, Job Opportunity

If you have earned an A or A- in a course and would feel comfortable to tutor, along with having good communication skills and the willingness to help others, think about being a tutor for TASS.  This is a paid on campus job with flexible hours (minimum commitment is 5 hours a week).

For the application or more information visit the following website:

https://www.buffalo.edu/studentsuccess/tutoring/apply.html

If you have any questions feel free to contact asktutoring@buffalo.edu

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