University Honors College - The Honorable mention
Thursday
08/22/19

Become a Stressbuster, Make a Difference

Posted by Tim on August 22, 2019 in Community Announcements, Stress Relief, Volunteering, Volunteers Needed

Provide free five-minute backrubs and wellness info to students at campus events, residence halls, organization meetings, libraries and other campus locations. Endless Benefits and Instant Connections:

Learn effective backrub and other stress reduction techniques

Meet and team with others committed to helping students feel better

Participate when and where you want

Get experience working on a high-profile health promotion initiative

Fulfill volunteer hours needed for a class, a student club, or other program

Have a great time, make friends, and relax!The Stressbusters Program is an incredibly fun program for undergrad and grad students. Volunteer commitment is less than 10 hours a semester. A Volunteer Training will be offered at the start of each semester for new volunteers and the outreach events will begin the weeks following.Stressbusters is a program of Health Promotion. If you are interested, please complete a Stressbusters Volunteer Application under the Forms section on UBLinked here: https://buffalo.campuslabs.com/engage/organization/wes. For more information, please contact Sharlynn Daun-Barnett at sd62@buffalo.edu

Thursday
08/22/19

Koru Mindfulness-Open your mind, Manage your stress

Posted by Tim on August 22, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Stress Relief, Workshops

Learn mindfulness and meditation. Join this 4 week class!

Wednesdays: 4-5:30 p.m. 9/25, 10/2, 10/9 and 10/16 OR

Thursdays: 3:30-5 p.m. 10/3, 10/10, 10/17 and 10/24

403 Capen Hall
To Register: UBLinked Under Forms or Email: sd62@buffalo.edu

Sponsored by Student Life Office of Health Promotion

FREE to all UB Students!

Tuesday
08/20/19

Rainbow Crosswalk Celebration Outside of the Student Union August 29

Posted by Tim on August 20, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Stress Relief

Thursday, August 29, 2019
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Student Union Patio
Walk the walk! Come support LGBTQ+ Pride at the inauguration of the new rainbow crosswalk located between the Student Union and the Commons. Enjoy snacks, music and a ribbon cutting ceremony at 12:15 p.m.

Monday
04/15/19

Stress Relief and Meditation Programs for April/May

Posted by Tim on April 15, 2019 in Community Announcements, Stress Relief


Monday
04/08/19

Honors Student Council Week Event April 8-April 13

Posted by Tim on April 8, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Honors Program Announcements, Networking, Stress Relief

“HSC Week is here! Come join us for the activity filled week. We have everything from Therapy Dogs to food to extended lounge hours! Learn more about the events in the posters throughout the week or on the HSC Week Bulletin by the Lounge entrance. See you there!

Also keep an eye out for the apparel sale that will be coming out soon, check out the poster below for the items we will be selling and there prices. 

– HSC E-Board”

Honors Highlights 

Therapy Dogs, 12pm Monday April 8, 2019

Sip & Chat, 12pm Tuesday April 9, 2019

Extended Lounge Hours, 4pm-8pm Wednesday April 10, 2019

General Body Meeting: Platform Night, 4pm, Thursday April 11, 2019

Honors Mini Golf, 4pm, Friday April 12, 2019

Day of Service and Hike, Sign up at the front desk, Saturday April 13th 2019

Friday
04/05/19

Pride Parade April 24

Posted by Tim on April 5, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Stress Relief

Inviting all LGBTQ+ and ally communities to the University at Buffalo’s first Pride Parade

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

3:00p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Gathering in front of Capen at 3:00 p.m. Parade steps off at 3:30 p.m., goes through the spine up to the SU Field. Festival in SU field from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Join us Anytime!

Sign up your group our yourself on UB Linked using http://tinyurl.com/UBPRIDE2019

Friday
04/05/19

Volunteers Needed with Monkey See, Monkey Do Children’s Bookstore at the Buffalo Marathon in the Summer

Posted by Tim on April 5, 2019 in Community Announcements, Event, Stress Relief, Volunteering, Volunteers Needed

Monkey See, Monkey Do Children’s Bookstore is looking for volunteers at the Buffalo Marathon on Sunday, May 26, 2019! They have a variety of opportunities available. Please contact Kim Krug at kim@monkeysread.comsread.com or 716-713-5472.

Monday
02/04/19

2019 Life Raft Debate February 12

Posted by Tim on February 4, 2019 in Community Announcements, Competitions, Event, Stress Relief, Workshops

NEXT WEEK! 8th Annual Life Raft Debate (Tuesday, 2/12 at 6pm in 107 Capen)

When disaster threatens all of humanity, only one professor will make the cut to join the survivors. Join your peers in deciding the fate of faculty and academic disciplines in the 8th annual Life Raft Debate!

Dr. Michelle Benson                  Associate Professor, Political Science

Dr. Sharonah Fredrick              Clinical Assistant Professor, Romance Languages and Literatures

Dr. Joe Gardella                         SUNY Distinguished Professor, Chemistry

Dr. Jessica Kruger                       Clinical Assistant Professor, Community Health and Health Behavior

Dr. Henry Taylor                          Professor, Center for Urban Studies

Dr. Nikolaus Wasmoen            Visiting Assistant Professor, English

Fresh off her win last year, Dr. Wendy Quinton (Clinical Associate Professor, Psychology) will return in the role of Devil’s Advocate.

The debate will kick off at 6pm in 107 Capen on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 and will be followed by light refreshments and snacks in the Don Schack Student Lounge.

Monday
02/04/19

Spring 2019 Tutoring Schedule

Posted by Tim on February 4, 2019 in Academics, Stress Relief, Tutoring, Uncategorized

Spring 2019 Tutoring schedule for the Academic Study Spaces in the residence halls is now available.  In addition to these drop-in tutoring options, they also offer tutoring by appointment (http://www.bit.ly/UBtutoring) or online with the STAR-NY from 7pm-12am Sun-Thurs.

All tutoring options and subjects offered for free by Campus Living can be found at: https://www.buffalo.edu/campusliving/get-help/how-to/develop-and-improve-yourself/free-tutoring.html

Wednesday
12/19/18

UB Relay for Life is April 12, 2019

Posted by Tim on December 19, 2018 in Community Announcements, Event, Stress Relief, Volunteering, Volunteers Needed

Relay for Life is the largest on campus fundraising event that raises money for the American Cancer Society throughout the year.

We’re reaching out to you to ask if you’d join us at this year’s Relay for Life which is April 12, 2019 at 6 PM on UB’s North Campus. The theme for this year’s relay is superhero, where we’re IncrediBULL and fighting cancer like superheros. We’d love it for your club to join Relay for Life and raise money throughout the year for this great cause. I’ve attached the link for registering a team below and after registering your team, your club members can register under your team name. If you have any questions or comments, you can reach out to me (contact information below) or to our club email ubrelayforlife@gmail.com. We look forward to seeing you at Relay for Life this year where we’ll all be fighting cancer!

www.relayforlife.org/UBNY