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.