Student News

When you hear “Student Sandbox,” you probably think of a playful, easy way to spend some time. In reality, it’s an intense, fast-paced, entrepreneurial training program sponsored by UB’s Blackstone LaunchPad.  

UB is taking a new approach to create a more inclusive, engaging environment for international students inside the classroom as well as out of it.

UB Students for the Exploration and Development of Space competed in the world's largest intercollegiate rocket competition, earning third place in the payload challenge.
An umbrella fitted with solar cells and charging ports that provides electrical power, shade and shelter from inclement weather.
Ten high achieving engineering and applied sciences students have been recognized with prestigious awards from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

New research and recreational activities ensure that UB's lake is the campus focal point it was always meant to be.