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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

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Posted: Monday, April 26, 2021

Public Service Recognition Conference, PSPA Awards Ceremony: May 1

Buffalo State College’s Political Science and Public Administration (PSPA) Department and the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) Buffalo Niagara Chapter welcome the community to a free virtual conference celebrating Public Service Recognition Week on Saturday, May 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.


10:00–10:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks from Brian Cronk, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences

10:15–11:30 a.m. Panel 1: “Lessons from the Field: Local Government and the COVID-19 Pandemic”

11:45 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Panel 2: "Governing New York State through Crises"

1:00–2:00 p.m. Lunch Break

  • 1:00–1:30 p.m. ASPA Informational Session (with Tony Astran)
  • 1:30–2:00 p.m. Informational Sessions for the MPA, Poli Sci, and IR Programs

2:00–3:15 p.m. Panel 3: "Chatting with Alumni: Professional Experiences and Reflections”

3:30–4:45 p.m. Panel 4: "Effects and Responses to COVID-19 from a Nonprofit Perspective"

5:15–5:30 p.m. Remarks from President Conway-Turner

5:15–6:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Senator Sean Ryan, New York State 60th Senate District

6:00–7:00 p.m. PSPA Student and Community Member Awards

For more information about the event, please visit the conference website. To join us, please register online. Zoom details can be found on the confirmation page.

Submitted by: Mehwish Sarwari
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