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Alumnus Jan Przezdziecki, MS 1985, BS 1982 has joined the Advisory Board for UB's Chemical and Biological Engineering Department. His term on the advisory board began October 1st, 2019.


Inspired by the engineering term meaning “the difference,” this award is given annually to donors who have made a significant difference for the school, our students, and our culture through their generous philanthropy.

Noah Seiler placed 2nd in the 2019 AIChE Virtual Local Section (VLS) student competition. Top undergraduate student co-ops and interns present on their exciting work at this special annual VLS event. Each finalist has up to 10 minutes to present the results of their summer or co-op project and answer questions from a live audience.

For one week in July, UB CBE hosted its first annual cheme camp, designed for high school juniors and seniors with an interest in and aptitude for chemistry, physics and/or mathematics. 


Joshua Hazelnis is first recipient of scholarship created in memory of Edward P. Furlani.

The UB CBE AIChE Student Chapter elected an all-female executive board to lead the club in the 2019-20 academic year, and with that came a new vision and ideas for reaching beyond traditional activities and department service.

Lori DuVall-Jackson has been named a recipient of the 2019 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service, in recognition of consistently demonstrated superlative performance within and beyond her position. 


Chemical and biological PhD student and Panasci TEC winner Ogechi Ogoke received first place in the school's annual graduate student poster competition.