Student News


Participants in the Three Minute Thesis competition proved that it's possible to explain complicated research in a brief — and interesting — way.

Three environmental engineering students presented research at the New York Water Environment Association, Inc. (NYWEA) conference in New York City, last month.
A civil engineering senior witnessed experts in the field of structural and bridge engineering discuss her research during the National Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) Conference in Miami, Florida.
When students start college for the first time, they are encouraged to “get involved,” try new things, and join clubs in order to get the most out of their experience. 
“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.
An article in the Thibodaux Daily Comet reports nearly a dozen UB students spent the last week of their winter break doing coastal restoration in Louisiana, and quotes Leah Nola, a mechanical engineering student.