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Thursday, April 15, 2021

From the President

Posted: Thursday, April 15, 2021

ATHENA Awards Virtual Presentation: April 28

I am pleased to announce that Crystal Rodriguez-Dabney, chief of staff and chief diversity officer, has been named a 2021 ATHENA Leadership Award finalist. Presented by the Buffalo Niagara Partnership, the ATHENA Awards is the region’s most prestigious event recognizing the professional accomplishments of exceptional individuals and organizations dedicated to the advancement of women. In her diversity role, Ms. Rodriguez-Dabney assists Buffalo State College in eliminating barriers based on race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and various differences through intentional, more productive policies. Her award profile is posted on the Buffalo Niagara Partnership website.

The 30th annual ATHENA Awards will be held in a live virtual format on Wednesday, April 28, at 11:30 a.m. All members of the Buffalo State community are invited to view the event free of charge, but you must register in advance. Click on “tickets,” and then register under the heading “2021 Athena Corporate Champion Guest RSVP.”