Today's MessagePosted: 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
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Friday, April 30, 2021