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Making an Impact With My Internship

By: Ricardo Fajardo I was sitting in the dining hall at the University at Buffalo enjoying my chocolate pudding and thinking about what I wanted to do after graduation. My friend suggested I apply for an internship to help inform my decision with some real-world experience – so I applied

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Building our Region, Investing in Transit

The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA) is currently in the process of assessing transit options at both ends of the Metro Rail. The system has served Buffalo along its 6.4 mile route since its completion in the mid-1980s. This line has remained relatively unchanged for 30 years. However, the economic

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BN360 Spotlight Series: getting a fiery start to a new job

Of the many tips that have helped me grow in my career, there are three that stand out: Have an ethic of service to others. Pursue your passions. Persevere through tough times. After graduating from the University at Buffalo, I served as a Buffalo AmeriCorps member through the Corporation for

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Consolidated Funding Application for Workforce Development

Are you looking to grow your company’s workforce development program? If so, the Regional Economic Development Council is making funding available through its Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) for workforce development. The 2014 strategic funding allocations will be within the REDC target industries: advanced manufacturing health and life sciences tourism It

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