Focus on Sabbatical: Susan Leist

Susan LeistSusan Leist is living proof that the concept of an office as a stationary place is over. She brought her work on the road last fall during a cross-country trip and, surprisingly, felt incredibly productive.

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Women’s Studies Research Symposium March 12

The Women’s Studies Interdisciplinary Unit will host its second annual Research Symposium on Friday, March 12, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in E. H. Butler 210.

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Economics Experts Continue Series on Financial Crisis

Should you invest in stocks? Stay in cash? Save or spend?

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Buffalo State Receives National Recognition for Community Service

Buffalo State College has been named to the 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service learning, and civic engagement.

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Five Honored with 2010 Campus Services Awards

Campus Services Employee Recognition Citations will be presented to five exemplary Campus Services staff members at the eighth annual Hank Mann Awards on Monday, March 15, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Burchfield Penney Art Center second-floor reception area. The event is open to all.

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Call for Proposals: Anne Frank Project 2010

Students, faculty, and the community are invited to submit proposals for performances and presentations for the Anne Frank Project 2010. The deadline for submissions is April 9

Proposals should celebrate the life and wisdom of Anne Frank and her words “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” Special consideration will be given to proposals that display originality, creativity, and a departure from typical academic conference presentations. The conference will reserve part of the schedule for student proposals, which will not compete with faculty and community submissions.

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Register Now: 13th Annual Bengal 5K Run and Fun Walk

The Buffalo State Alumni Association will host the 13th annual Bengal 5K Run and Fun Walk, presented by Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, on Saturday, March 20, at 9:30 a.m.

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Earth

Teaching Science by Using Science: Buffalo State Wins NASA Grant

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Improving Americans’ scientific literacy by enhancing middle and high school science education is the purpose of a grant awarded by the NASA Langley Research Center. Catherine Lange, ’77, ’89, assistant professor of earth sciences and science education, heads a team of Buffalo State faculty and staff members who bring diverse, relevant skills to the project.

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Old San Juan neighborhood, Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Study Tour Immerses Students in Culture, History

Imagine traveling to an American territory and coming back a different person. That’s what Evelyn Rosario, a counselor for the Educational Opportunity Program, tries to impress upon students who consider participating in Buffalo State’s longstanding study tour to Puerto Rico.

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