Location: Student Union 330
Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018 
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Contact: 716-645-2231
Sponsor: Career Services 

Strategies, tips, and advice for those who may feel a bit shy and nervous to talk to new people.

Register by joining the Networking for Introverts event in Bullseye powered by Handshake.

Location: Student Union 330
Date: Thursday, March 29, 2018 
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Contact: 716-645-2231
Sponsor: Career Services

If you’re deciding on a major or wondering how your major will connect to a career, don't miss this skillshop. You'll learn about tools and strategies to help you choose a major Plus learn about the many career possibilities related to your major.

Register by joining the What can I do with a major in…? event in Bullseye powered by Handshake.

Location: Capen Hall Room 207
Date: Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
Contact: fellowships@buffalo.edu
Sponsor: Office of Fellowships and Scholarships 

Who wins prestigious awards? Typically it is someone who is passionate about his/her ‘thing.’ This session will provide tools and guidance to help you capitalize on your strengths and find your niche in order to compete for funding for undergraduate or graduate study. Fellowships and scholarships covered are only open to U.S. citizens. Not intended for international students. 

Location: Online 
Deadline: Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Time Due: 3:00 p.m. 

UB’s Center for Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities, through the support of the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, is pleased to offer undergraduate students the opportunity to apply for Undergraduate Research Awards. Awards are granted to University at Buffalo undergraduate students who exhibit a need for funding to perform meaningful research and/or creative activities during their undergraduate enrollment at UB. Award applications will be reviewed by a team of UB faculty and staff that will give consideration to applications that show a true need for financial support to purchase supplies, attend conferences, etc. Application procedures and instructions can be found below.

*This funding is for summer session ONLY. Seniors graduating in spring 2018 may NOT apply for this funding.

Location: Capen Hall Room 107
Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018 
Time: 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 
Contact: fellowships@buffalo.edu
Sponsor: Office of Fellowships and Scholarships 

For students in STEM, participating in research can lead to funding. Learn about conducting research on- and off-campus as well as prestigious opportunities like the Goldwater and National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Fellowships and scholarships covered are only open to U.S. citizens. Not intended for international students. 

Location: South Campus
Date: Saturday, April 7th    
Time: 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. 
Sponsor: UB Office of Community Relations

During this day of service, student volunteers work hand in hand with neighborhood residents at sites around the Downtown and South campuses. Past projects include painting, preparing community gardens and neighborhood flower beds, removing graffiti and general cleanup tasks.

 SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference (SURC)

  • A multidisciplinary spring semester event hosted each year by a different SUNY institution.
  • SURC 2018 will be on Friday, April 20, 2018, at SUNY Oneonta.

Stay tuned for details on how to apply!  SURC brings together undergraduate students and faculty mentors from across the SUNY system for a full day of activities:

  1. Sessions devoted to student presentations (oral, performance, artistic displays, and poster)
  2. luncheon with keynote speaker(s)
  3. A SUNY Graduate School and Career Fair
  4. Professional development workshops for students and for faculty. 

*CURCA will provide all accepted presenters funds to attend and limited transportation will be available.

Location: Online
Deadline: Sunday, April 22, 2018

Mayor Byron W. Brown’s Civic Innovation Challenge Powered by AT&T is a competition to find an innovative technological solution that benefits the citizens of the great city of Buffalo, New York. The challenge requires entrants to generate ideas and submit a solution that uses the provided data and/or other data to alleviate a problem or challenge that Buffalonians may face in their lives. Solutions that strive to improve City operations or municipal service delivery are also encouraged. 

The 14th Annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence will be taking place on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Come join the UB community as we gather to recognize and celebrate the outstanding academic contributions of our students, faculty, and research mentors. The event will feature presentations from students participating in research and creative works followed by a formal recognition ceremony with President Tripathi honoring select individuals for their contributions to academic excellence. Stay tuned for further details!

Questions, comments and concerns can be directed to the CURCA Graduate Assistant, Meghan Lipinoga, at prov.mllipino@provost.buffalo.edu