Community Impact

  • Tree Planting
    4/8/19

    More than 100 volunteers planted 90 trees and native shrubs at the Solar Strand site on Flint Road near the Maple Road entrance to the North Campus.

  • Assisting Neighborhoods
    4/8/19

    UB chemistry professor Joe Gardella and his students assist neighborhoods in determining the effects of local industries on their environment.

  • Educational Opportunites
    4/8/19

    Through UB’s Center for Educational Collaboration 1,000 students in the Buffalo public schools have been offered opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math.

  • 6/19/14

    Sustainable Futures, a service learning program in architecture, landscape architecture and planning, is conducted in Monteverde, Costa Rica and hosted by the Monteverde Institute, the University at Buffalo, and other universities.

  • 4/8/19

    More than $3 million in grants have been awarded to the Buffalo Promise Neighborhood initiative to provide "cradle-to-career" support to Buffalo schoolchildren.

  • Helping Others
    4/8/19

    A Senior Environmental Design student from UB won the 13th session of the International Winter University competition for their proposal on how to fix the uncontrolled development of Irkutsk, Russia.

  • 6/19/14

    Eighteen UB students volunteered in the Louisiana Bayou during their winter break to work on wetland restoration projects.

  • 4/8/19

    A viewing area near the Falcon nesting box on South Campus is being developed by UB and the Department of Environmental Conservation.