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Community Engagement

UB Engineering engages with the community in Buffalo and our region through a wide variety of programs and interests.  Among these are K-12 educational activities, which all aim to stimulate student interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), and to encourage their curiosity in the world around them.  

BEAM
4/13/15
BEAM is a cooperative educational enrichment program that prepares inner city, minority, female and other under-represented students for careers in science, engineering, and technology.
6/23/15
The National Summer Transportation Institute (NSTI) al­lows high school students to explore the state-of-practice of today’s transportation.
2/4/15
Tech Savvy is a daylong science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) career conference designed to attract girls to these fields and to inform families about STEM education and careers.
5/4/15

Join us this summer at Tinker, a unique, one-week summer engineering camp for high school girls! Participants will have the opportunity to explore the diverse fields of engineering.

7/30/15

UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and National Grid team up each summer to sponsor a four-day engineering workshop for Western New York students entering their sophomore or junior year in high school.

4/6/15
Hands-on science experiments at UB together with in-classroom science lessons form the basis of the UB-National Grid-Westminster Community Charter School partnership.