University Honors College - The Honorable mention
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

Thursday
09/30/21

Courageous Dialogues

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

Want to learn how to engage in difficult conversations (without losing your cool)? Join us for Courageous Dialogues!

In this virtual program, you will engage with your peers to gain skills to have conversations around issues of values alignment, identity, and integrity.

ou’ll learn how to approach difficult conversations with curiosity and kindness, see others as experts in their own experiences, and gain tools to engage in dialogue with respect and an openness to change.Registration is FREE but is limited to the first 100 students!
Location: Online
Date and Time: Wed., Oct 13 from 5 – 7 p.m.
Thursday
09/30/21

Community Day 2021

Posted by Tim on September 30, 2021 in Community Announcements, Honors Program Announcements, Volunteering

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
09/30/21

UB Trippin’ – Smith’s Orchard Cider Mill!

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

Join us for this UB Trippin’ event where you can go apple picking and explore the Smith’s Orchard! Students will be provided a bag to pick apples, as well as an admission ticket to grab some free and delicious hot apple cider, donuts and cider slushies, courtesy of Smith’s Orchard!  

Check-in will begin in the Student Union lobby at 11:30 a.m. Buses will depart from the Student Union at 12:00 p.m. and students can return to the buses to depart for campus between 4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. in order to return to the Student Union by 5:00 p.m.
Registration is FREE but you must RSVP to attend! 
Location: Student Union Lobby
Date and Time: Sun., Oct. 10 from 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday
09/30/21

Sigma Gamma Rho Informational

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

Join UB Fraternity and Sorority life for a informational session on Sigma Gamma Rho for potential new members.

This event will take place on the South Campus.

Location: 202 Diefendorf Hall 
Date and Time: 
Thurs., Oct. 7 from 6 – 9 p.m.