Diversity and Outreach News

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. 

12/7/17

Researchers harness big data to improve poverty maps, a much-needed tool to aid world’s most vulnerable people.

11/8/17
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