University Honors College - The Honorable mention
Monday
03/01/21

Tutoring and Academic Support Services Presents “Surviving STEM Classes” March 4

Posted by Tim on March 1, 2021 in Academics, Community Announcements, Event, Tutoring, Workshops

“Surviving STEM Classes”

Thursday, March 4  6:00pm  

Zoom: https://buffalo.zoom.us/j/93257027109?pwd=aENYK0tSdDJTZS93L3FtSWF3UTBoZz09

Description:  Get tips and helpful hints on how to learn and improve in your STEM classes.

Presented by TASS Lead Tutors- Shreya and Thomas

Sunday
02/28/21

Here to Career Micro-Credentials-Get Credit for Working at UB

Posted by Tim on February 28, 2021 in Workshops

March 9 – 12 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.


Sign up for our four Here to Career micro credentials and work on completing them in this small group workshop setting. 

Register on UBLINKED

Sunday
02/28/21

Petty Poetry: A Writing Workshop with Ashlee Haze

Posted by Tim on February 28, 2021 in Workshops

March 12- 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.

In this virtual workshop, poet Ashlee Haze teaches students how to write “petty poetry” as a tool to process anger, grief, jealousy, and bitterness through poetry. Students will learn how to express these emotions in a healthy format and have the opportunity to write their own petty poems.

Register on Zoom to Join! 

Sunday
02/28/21

Leading with Ethics

Posted by Tim on February 28, 2021 in Workshops

Mon. March 15, 12 – 1 p.m. | Ethical leadership is a form of leadership in which individuals demonstrate conduct for the common good that is acceptable and appropriate in every area of their life. This workshop will provide participants information on how to lead people ethically and with their values. RSVP on UBLinked!

Sunday
02/28/21

A Not-So-Scary Public Speaking Workshop

Posted by Tim on February 28, 2021 in Event, Online Courses, Workshops

Mon. March 1, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. | 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, and presentation styles.

Monday
02/22/21

Applications for spring 2022 Honors Colloquium Teaching Assistants are now open! Deadline Monday, March 15…Info Session February 25

Posted by Tim on February 22, 2021 in Community Announcements, Honors Experiences, Teaching Opportunities, Workshops

Applications for spring 2022 Honors Colloquium Teaching Assistants are now open! Deadline Monday, March , 15, 2021 at 12 noon.

A virtual information session will be held on Thursday, February 25th from 3:00-3:45pm to answer your questions!

RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdN2tQ93KNUpTI1uBbNQV7S4idtAIJjfKxpUlAMrNNlC8isaQ/viewform. Zoom details for the information session will be sent the morning of Thursday February 25th.

What an exciting time to become an Honors Colloquium TA! Spring 2022 Honors Colloquium will again consist of approximately 15-17 sections (with roughly 24 students), each led by an upper-class Honors Colloquium Teaching Assistant.  The course will continue to provide an opportunity for students to delve into the city of Buffalo through research, community engagement, and small group projects. All students enrolled will also earn a Community Engagement digital badge for their work in the course. TAs will enroll in a one credit hour training course in the fall semester (first-time TAs will also complete a digital badge for an additional Honors experience credit), and earn three credits for teaching their section in the spring semester. This is an excellent opportunity to gain teaching and leadership skills while completing up to five Honors College experience credits!

Teaching Assistant Minimum Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of HON 102: Freshmen Honors Colloquium with an A- or better.
  • Good standing in the Honors College.
  • Be able to enroll in HON 495 in the fall (one credit – Pass/Fail) and spring (three credits – Pass/Fail).
  • Have completed at least 60 academic credit hours by the end of summer 2021 (this includes AP, IB, and transfer work).
  • Be available to facilitate one section of HON 102 in the spring 2022 semester.

For more information about becoming an Honors Colloquium Teaching Assistant, and to complete an application, please visit: https://honors.buffalo.edu/curriculum/colloquium/ta-application.php.

Sunday
02/21/21

Getting Involved Using UB Technology Workshop

Posted by Tim on February 21, 2021 in Information Session, Networking, Student Clubs, Student experience, Student Job Opportunities, Workshops

Learn about the many ways you can get involved within Student Engagement from leadership certificates, to fraternity & sorority life, the marching band, community & civic engagement, and more!

*This workshop will give you credit towards completing your UB SELECT certificates. 

Register on UBLinked 

Saturday
02/13/21

Recognizing Your Leadership Journey

Posted by Tim on February 13, 2021 in Information Session, Workshops

February 24, 2021 – 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
 

Join Student Engagement for this virtual workshop that will have students reflect on their leadership journey, because leadership looks different for everyone! Through various activities and facilitated discussion and reflection students will be able to map out their leadership journey and leadership style!

Register on UBLinked 

Saturday
02/13/21

SOUL Time Management Workshop

Posted by Tim on February 13, 2021 in Information Session, Workshops

February 23, 2021 – 1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
 Join Student Engagement  to learn the difference between time management and priority management in this 45-minute virtual workshop. 
 Register on UBLinked 
Saturday
02/13/21

Careers in University Administration-Student Affairs Mentoring Programs

Posted by Tim on February 13, 2021 in Career Opportunities, Information Session, Job Opportunity, Networking, Workshops

February 16, 2021 – 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
 

Interested in pursuing a career in College or University Activities and Administration? Join this virtual workshop to learn more about our mentoring program that will connect you with UB professional staff, and help you prepare for an exciting campus career!

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