Diversity and Outreach News

4/8/19
Philip Odonkor, a PhD student in mechanical engineering, is one of 15 UB students who has been named a recipient for the 2019 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence.
3/26/19

Rishabh Bhandawat, a PhD student in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, can imagine a world in which engineers are setting an example for inclusion and diversity, where people can express their gender identity however they choose and be met with acceptance.

2/7/19

Over the past five years, Alvaro Giron has been serving as a project engineer and cost analyst for Turner Construction, where he has helped ensure that projects like the Wilshire Grand Center in Los Angeles stayed within budget.

1/23/19

While common in everyday life, the science behind this phenomenon is not well understood.

12/5/18
UB undergraduate Paolo Bourdeau plans to use the research he conducted during a 10-week Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) research internship last summer to make his home country of Haiti more resilient to hurricanes.
11/6/18
As a summer research project, Adrian Denner, an undergraduate in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, set out to scavenge useful energy from the vibrations of a thermoacoustic resonator.