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Thursday, November 15, 2018


From the Chief Diversity Officer


Call for Proposals: NYS Ace Women's Network Conference - April 4-5, 2019

The call for proposals is now open for the 2019 NYS Ace Women's Network annual conference, to be held Thursday and Friday, April 4 and 5, in


Call for Applications: President’s Professional Development Award

Applications are encouraged for the December round of the



Next College Senate Meeting: December 14

From the Chair of the College Senate
The final meeting of the College Senate for fall 2018 will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday,


Butler Library: Change in Hours for StudyQuad, QuietQuad: November 20-21

The StudyQuad and QuietQuad areas of Butler Library will close at 10:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 20, and reopen at 7:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 21


Space Heater Safety Recall

The New York State Fire Marshal’s Office has sent Buffalo State information regarding the recall of a specific portable electric space heater unit


Today's Messages Submit an Item

Reports to the College Senate, Meeting Podcasts

From the Chair of the College Senate
Reports to the College Senate are


Today: International Education Week - International Students, Faculty, Staff, and Alumni Celebration

The Global Engagement Office will celebrate our current international students and alumni today at 4:00 p.m. in the Jacqueline Vito LoRusso Alumni


Tomorrow: Enrollment Deadline - 2019 Productivity Enhancement Program (PEP)

Eligible employees wishing to enroll in the Productivity Enhancement Program (PEP) for 2019 must file an election form with the Employee Benefits


Final Reminder: LibQUAL+(R) Survey Closes November 19

The LibQUAL+(R) survey, a nationally normed survey measuring perceptions of library service


Faculty Workshop: 'Understanding Scholarly Impact' - November 20

Please join Butler Library for the workshop "Understanding Scholarly Impact" on Tuesday, November 20, from noon to 1:00 p.m. in Butler Library 314


Ysaÿe Barnwell to Lead Community Sing: November 29

Internationally acclaimed artist Ysaÿe Barnwell (Sweet Honey on the Rock, Beloved, W


New Graduate Student Spring Orientation: January 23

The Graduate School is pleased to announce it will hold its spring Orientation for new graduate students on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, from 4:00


Planning for 2019 Health Insurance Option Transfer

Employees who are enrolled in the New York State Health Insurance Program (NYSHIP) may select a different health plan for the 2019 plan year


Tell Students: November SkillShops Schedule

November SkillShops are here to help students succeed during finals. SkillShops are 30- to 50-minute drop-in workshops covering a range of topics


Tell Students - Finals in Three Weeks: Time to Start Studying

Believe it or not, Monday, November 19, marks three weeks before finals. This is the ideal time to ramp up studying for final exams. Our academic


Tell Students: The Student INC.Ubator Explores the Question 'What to Sell?'

Please join the Student INC.Ubator for the next stage in our INC.Ubator Blueprint Mapping as we explore the question "What to Sell?" throughout


Campus Community

Why I Give: United Way Contributions Make a Difference

I truly appreciate the work the United Way does to provide assistance to various agencies in our community. I give to Autism Services Inc. (ASI)


Free Yoga Classes: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays

Join the Weigel Wellness Center for free yoga classes Mondays at 3:00 p.m., Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m., and Saturdays at noon in the Campbell Student



Curricular Actions

From the President
I have approved the following curricular items, which have been recommended by the appropriate dean, the College


Curricular Items

The following have been approved by the College Senate Curriculum Committee and forwarded to the president for review:

New Courses with


Fall Proposal Submission Deadline: November 26

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee
Monday, November 26, is the deadline to submit curricular proposals for


Fall 2018 Curricular Reviews Ongoing

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee
The College Senate Curriculum Committee is reviewing curricular proposals


Curricular Proposal Submission Process

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee


Curricular Challenges

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee
All curricular proposal challenges must be received within 15 days of


Updated Curriculum Handbook

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee


KissFlow Process, Technical Assistance

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee
Associate deans and department chairs should regularly check their e-mail