Diversity and Outreach News

4/3/18

The free April 14th event includes a documentary screening, demos, lunch and a conversation with female founders of local tech firms.

3/20/18

While UB students are enjoying their mid-semester break, the university will play host to local high school students for Science Exploration Day.

2/1/18

Researchers to pioneer case study method to help students prepare for bias, inequity.

2/1/18
“To be surrounded by like-minded, driven women was awe-inspiring. It was thrilling to recognize that, unlike what the statistics say, there are definitely women in computer science,” said Doris Kwan, co-director of UB’s Scientista.
1/23/18
"I want to see more women in engineering, and I hope that our leadership roles encourage more women to feel like that invisible barrier that is ever-present in the STEM majors will be just a little bit less daunting," said Margaret Donnelly, president of UB's Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers student chapter.
12/7/17

The goal of the event was to help high school students envision what their life could be like if they choose to pursue a STEM discipline at UB.