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Thursday, October 1, 2020


From the Chief Diversity Officer


Mandatory Sexual Harassment Prevention Training: Due in Eight Days

New York State enacted legislation in 2018 requiring all employers, including Buffalo State College, to ensure that their employees complete



2020 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report Posted

From the Chief of University Police


Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Update: October 8

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra will be updated to version 20.18 on Thursday, October 8, between 2:00 and 6:00 a.m. Collaborate Ultra customers will


College Senate

Next College Senate Meeting: October 9

From the Chair of the College Senate
Because of the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency and the state ban on large meetings or


Today's Messages Submit an Item

'Facilitating Online Deliberative Dialogues' - Today

Please join us for a training on the use of the deliberative dialogue method as an educational tool for building student capacity to engage in


Graduate School Meeting: October 2

Attention, graduate faculty: Kevin Miller, dean of the Graduate School, will host the fall 2020 Graduate School meeting on Friday, October 2, at 3


'Q&A: Offering Feedback' - October 16

Please join us for the online teaching and learning session "Q&A: Offering Feedback" on Friday, October 16, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.


'Community-Engaged Learning in Remote and Online Environments: A Pathway to Success' - November 6

Join Buffalo State College colleagues for a national presentation through the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities, "Community-Engaged


Reminder: Change to Leave of Absence Policy

The Registrar's Office reminds the campus community that important changes to the Leave of Absence (LOA) policy were


Reminder: Students in the Community for Internships, Service-Learning, Community-Based Experiences during COVID

Please be reminded that if students are in the community for internships, service-learning, or other community-based experiences, a


Tell Students: Deadline to Register to Vote - October 9

The deadline for all New York state residents to register to vote is next Friday, October 9. To register to vote:

  • Complete the

Campus Community

Need Some Daily Motivation for Healthful Behaviors?

The NYS Employee Assistance Program continues to host the very popular WellNYS Daily To-Do e-mail. This program sends a daily e-mail with a tip



Curricular Actions

From the Associate Provost:
The following have been approved by SUNY System Administration and the New York State Education


Curricular Items

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee
The following have been received in the College Senate Office and


Fall 2020 Curriculum Committee Reviews, Submission Deadlines

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee
Meg Knowles, associate professor of communication, serves as chair of the


Proposal Submission Process: Unique Course Prefixes Required

From the Chair of the College Senate Curriculum Committee
Please remember that any new or revised course proposal prefix must not


New Proposal Templates Required

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