Weekly Feature



2018-11-07 / Local News

MEETING OF THE MINDS

Amherst Town Council Member Shawn Lavin speaks with Professor Alan Hunt’s students from the University at Buffalo about INvenst, an organization that holds workshops on innovation that tackle real-world challenges. The students were informed about the opportunities that lie ahead for them to test some of the skills they have learned while at the same time make a real difference in their community. Lavin, along with Maggie Hamilton from Amherst Town Supervisor Brian Kulpa’s office, helped coordinate the open discussion, which included the topics of transportation, health care, data visualization, public safety and housing trends.

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