Daemen College Speaker & Special Events

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

History and Politics Speaker Series: Dr. Nil Satana

7:00 - 9:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

"Transnationalization of Domestic Terrorism: Religion as a Strategic Tool."
Domestic terrorist groups pledging allegiance to, or branching out from, Al-Qaida are on the rise. Dr. Nil Satana will address the evolution and transnationalization of groups such as Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and the Haqqani network, where Osama bin Laden started out his career. How and why do domestic terrorist organizations strategically use religion to recruit militants?

The presentation will be followed by a question and answer session and is part of the Academic Passport Program.

Friday, September 25, 2015

Electronics Recyling Project

- Outside Area: Wick Back Patio

Time for a fall clean-out. Drop off your used electronics on the back porch of Wick Student Center from Friday 9/27-Sunday 9/29 for free recycling in conjunction with the free Environmental Summit on Saturday (8:30am-12:30pm, www.daemen.edu/summit)

Did you know that trash haulers will NOT pick up your TV, stereo, computer etc. from the curb? New legislation requires that these items be properly recycled.

Easy drive-up with large boxes to accept your materials. Open to anyone in the community, so tell your friends.

For a full list of accepted items (including print cartridges and rechargeable batteries), visit
http://www.sunnking.com/consumer-business/acceptable-materials/

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Electronics Recyling Project

- Outside Area: Wick Back Patio

Time for a fall clean-out. Drop off your used electronics on the back porch of Wick Student Center from Friday 9/27-Sunday 9/29 for free recycling in conjunction with the free Environmental Summit on Saturday (8:30am-12:30pm, www.daemen.edu/summit)

Did you know that trash haulers will NOT pick up your TV, stereo, computer etc. from the curb? New legislation requires that these items be properly recycled.

Easy drive-up with large boxes to accept your materials. Open to anyone in the community, so tell your friends.

For a full list of accepted items (including print cartridges and rechargeable batteries), visit
http://www.sunnking.com/consumer-business/acceptable-materials/

Environmental Summit

8:30 am - 12:30 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

Free public event featuring speakers, workshops and information
tables about environmental and community sustainability. Speakers
will discuss food safety and bisphenol-A in food packaging, urban
farming and promoting access to fresh foods. A panel discussion will
address sustainability initiatives among local food
manufacturers--McCullagh Coffee, Perry's Ice Cream and Rich Products.
Over 30 organizations will be exhibiting.

Sponsors: Cornell Worker Institute, Daemen College, Erie County
Environmental Education Institute, Knoer Group, McCullagh Coffee
For more information call (716) 839-8524.

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Electronics Recyling Project

- Outside Area: Wick Back Patio

Time for a fall clean-out. Drop off your used electronics on the back porch of Wick Student Center from Friday 9/27-Sunday 9/29 for free recycling in conjunction with the free Environmental Summit on Saturday (8:30am-12:30pm, www.daemen.edu/summit)

Did you know that trash haulers will NOT pick up your TV, stereo, computer etc. from the curb? New legislation requires that these items be properly recycled.

Easy drive-up with large boxes to accept your materials. Open to anyone in the community, so tell your friends.

For a full list of accepted items (including print cartridges and rechargeable batteries), visit
http://www.sunnking.com/consumer-business/acceptable-materials/

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Nancy Gacioch Speaker Series

5:00 - 7:00 pm - Wick Center: Alumni Lounge

Saturday, October 10, 2015

World on Your Plate Food Forum

8:30 am - 4:00 pm - Wick Center: Wick Social Room

World on Your Plate Conference about Food and Sustainable Living!
8:30-9:00 registration, 9:00-11:30 workshops on various aspects of food & sustainable living, 11:30-1:00 lunch, vendor and information tables, keynote speaker Dr. Jane Mt. Pleasant, Cornell University, will speak on sustainable agriculture and indigenous farming, 2:15-3:15 workshops.
For more information contact: sbenz@daemen.edu or (716)839-8524 http://www.worldonyourplate.org

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Nancy Gacioch Speaker Series

5:00 - 7:00 pm - Wick Center: Alumni Lounge

 

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Health Care Studies Professor Justine Tutuska, accompanied by her students, traveled to the Dominican Republic to work on Public Health Issues and school building.

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