UB Sustainability is accepting nominations for outstanding
students, faculty and staff to be recognized as part of the third
annual SLICE awards (Sustainability Leadership, Innovation and
Writer and cultural critic Roxane Gay, whose work has received
international acclaim for its exploration of feminism and social
criticism, will speak at UB on April 5 as part of the
university’s Distinguished Speakers Series.
UB faculty and staff who have a child or other relative in the
final stages of the college-decision process can get some insider
tips at a special session that should make navigating the final
weeks to the May 1 deposit deadline a bit smoother.
“Highway of Tears,” a documentary about the missing
and murdered Aboriginal women along Canada’s Highway 6, is
this year’s offering in the School of Social Work’s
annual International Film Festival being held on March 28.
Members of the UB community who travel to the North Campus via
Interstate 990 may want to allow for extra time for the trip
— or take an alternate route — due to an upcoming
construction project on the road near the North Campus.