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FAB Forum IVJune 30, 2019, 3-5 pm

Frontline Arts Buffalo

FAB Forums is a series of community conversations examining the past, present, and future of frontline arts institutions in our city.  At FAB Forums, you are invited to join Frontline Arts Buffalo in conversation on the following questions: What is the role and purpose of frontline arts …

Disability and DifferenceMay 15, 2019, 12:30-2:30 pm

Andrew Marcum

Learn about how to build a support a more equal, affirming, and productive community and work environment. Join Andrew Marcum, Program Coordinator, center for Self Advocacy and PPG Policy fellow as he shares his research on WNY regarding disability and difference. the goals of this workshop …

Tomorrow's Leaders ConferenceMay 10, 1 pm-May 11, 2019 4 pm

Cornell Cooperative Extension and Massachusetts Avenue Project

Over the course of two days, you will participate in youth-led community interactions and workshops that will help teens and adults increase their impact in their communities. To learn more about what we’re looking for in workshops, please follow this link: …

FAB Forum IIIMay 5, 2019, 1-3 pm

Frontline Arts Buffalo

FAB Forums is a series of community conversations examining the past, present, and future of frontline arts institutions in our city.  At FAB Forums, you are invited to join Frontline Arts Buffalo in conversation on the following questions: What is the role and purpose of frontline arts …

Working with Census DataMay 2, 2019, 12:30-2:30 pm

Sarah Wooton, PPG

Learn how to find the information you need.  Let us show you how to find and use Census data to inform your business planning, to support grant proposals and research projects, to plan local projects, and much more! Whether you're looking for economic or demographic data, we can teach you how …

Foil Fiesta: Freedom of Information Law & Getting the Info You NeedApril 17, 2019, 12:30-2:30 pm

University at Buffalo Civil Liberties and Transparency Clinic

This training addresses what the Freedom of Information Law is and how researchers and community organizers can use it to deepen their analysis and strengthen their project or campaign. Join the University at Buffalo Civil Liberties and Transparency Clinic as they cover the basics of how to …

Buffalo Infringement Festival: Call for 2019 SubmissionsApril 1-April 15, 2019

Buffalo Infringement Festival

The 2019 Buffalo Infringement Festival (BIF) is seeking submissions for its 15th annual interdisciplinary art and music festival taking place this summer, July 25th through August 4th, 2019. Call for work is from April 1, 2019-April 15th (April Fools to Tax Day). BIF organizers …

Housing for Refugee Health and Wellbeing: 6th Annual WNY Refugee Health SummitApril 13, 2019, 9 am-4 pm

University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions, Office of Global Health Initiatives, Community for Global Health Equity

The built environment, or the human-made surroundings in which people live, work, and recreate, has direct and indirect effects on physical and poor mental health. Poor housing conditions - exposure to toxins, insufficient daylight, inadequate ventilation and insulation, isolation or crowding - are …

From Protest to Politics: Women's Movements and Strengthening DemocraciesApril 11, 5:30 pm-April 12, 2019 5:30 pm

UB Baldy Center for Law and Social Policy, UB College of Arts and Sciences

On April 11 and 12, 2019, the University at Buffalo's Baldy Center for Law and Social Policy and the College of Arts and Sciences will host the conference “From Protest to Politics: Women’s Movements and Strengthening Democracies.” For the last sixty years, there …

FAB Forum IIApril 6, 2019, 3-5 pm

Frontline Arts Buffalo

FAB Forums is a series of community conversations examining the past, present, and future of frontline arts institutions in our city.  At FAB Forums, you are invited to join Frontline Arts Buffalo in conversation on the following questions: What is the role and purpose of frontline arts …