A graduate student in the Department of Civil, Structural and
Environmental Engineering, and a student who participated in the
department’s Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU),
were recognized at the Sustainable Nanotechnology Organization
(SNO) Conference in California this week.
Devashish Agarwal, a senior computer science major with a minor
in management at the University at Buffalo, was one of four SUNY
students to receive a 2017 Association of College Council Members
and College Trustees (ACT) scholarship.
Lightning talks, a networking reception and panel discussions
with industry leaders, including a Pulitzer Prize winning
photojournalist, highlighted the Fourth Annual Career Perspectives
and Networking Conference.
An article in the Buffalo News reports a UB startup,
Sunny Clean Water, has found a quick way to transform how potable
water gets to people in developing countries or in areas stricken
by natural disasters like earthquakes or hurricanes, and interviews
Matt Singer, CEO of the startup and a UB graduate student in