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posterEmpowering the Homeless One Coat (And One Job) at a time

Join the Academies as we welcome Veronica Scott, CEO/ Founder of The Empowerment Plan for the Civic Engagement Academy Keynote Lecture on March 31 along with series of engagement opportunities (PDF) March 31-April 1, 2015

The Empowerment Plan is a Detroit non-profit that hires previously homeless women to make sleeping bag coats for homeless people.

pitchposterReady, Set, PITCH!

The Entrepreneurship Academy’s annual Elevator PITCH contest gives UB student entrepreneurs 90 seconds to deliver the perfect elevator pitch and win prizes!

Open to all Undergraduate & Graduate students; see the flyer (PDF) for more information then submit your idea and register to PITCH by March 27.

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Last updated: March 13, 2015 2:48 pm EST