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Keep up to date with the latest Industrial and Systems Engineering news.

The Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers’ (IISE) UB student chapter teamed up with local organization, GObike Buffalo, to make the streets of Buffalo safer by helping to paint crosswalks at one of GObike’s Tactical Pop-up Projects. 
For Brian Dillard (BS ’92), a conversation at a National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) convention led to a decades-long career with the largest sneaker manufacturer in the world
Fourteen faculty from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences are among those who were honored for notable achievement, service and teaching at UB's 2017 Celebration of Faculty and Staff Academic Excellence.
An article on The Ringer about the apparent efforts of television networks to ease back football oversaturation interviews Mark Karwan, Praxair Professor of Operations Research, Industrial and Systems Engineering and SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor.
An article in Metro Magazine reports on a research partnership between UB and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority to dramatically improve the public transit experience for the region’s many riders who have some type of disability, and quotes Victor Paquet, professor of industrial and systems engineering.
Lightning talks, a networking reception and panel discussions with industry leaders, including a Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist, highlighted the Fourth Annual Career Perspectives and Networking Conference.

Alumni, corporate partners, and students were recognized for their achievements during the Fourth Annual SEAS Awards Night on Oct. 5, 2017.


Research team is taking what they’ve learned through lab simulations on UB's South Campus and applying the findings to the NFTA’s fleet of buses.