News and Events

Upcoming iSEED Events

Upcoming Workshops

Faculty Workshop:  The Art and Craft of Graduate Mentorship
October 14, 2016, 9am-3pm, Capen 107
Registration Required -
Email with any questions. 
Sponsored by UB NEAR

UB: Undergraduate Research Opportunities Fair: Sept. 21, 2017 (11:00 AM)

SUNY Geneseo: Recruitment Event, Oct. 3, 2017 (9:00 AM)

Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS): Nov. 1-4, 2017, Phoenix, AZ

SUNY Buffalo State: Science & Mathematics Information Fair, Oct. 31, 2017 (12:15 PM)

Canisius College: Women in Science club, Nov. 15, 2017 (6:00 PM)

UB:  Masters Student Fair, Nov. 17, 2017 (11:00 AM)

D'Youville College: International Education Week, Nov. 20, 2017 (9:00AM)  & Recruitment Visit, Nov. 27, 2017 (10:00AM)    

UB: Collegiate Sciences & Technology Entry Program, Dec. 1, 2017 (12:00 PM)


  • Frank Bayliss, PhD, Professor, San Francisco State University:  "Attracting and Training STEM Graduate Students from Underrepresented Groups"; October 6 & 7, 2015.

Workshop 1: October 6th, 3:30pm-5:00pm, 222 Natural Sciences Complex, North Campus

Workshop 2: October 7th, 3:30pm-5:00pm, 144 Farber Hall, South Campus

  • Dr. Anne Etgen, Senior Advisor at Professional Development Group, Society for Neuroscience, Washington, DC: "Attracting and Developing Excellent Faculty”; October 28th, 2014.
  • Marc Nivet, Ed.D, Chief Diversity Officer for the Association of American Medical Colleges: “Building Excellence in Health Care through Diversity”; June 18, 2015; 150 Farber Hall; 3:30PM.


  • The Buffalo Summer Research Day, Friday, August 5, 2016, 8:30am-2:00pm, Center for the Arts, UB North Campus
  • iSEED Summer Research Day, Tuesday, August 2, 2016, 11am-3:30pm, BEB Atrium and 144 Farber.
  • Buffalo Summer Research Day, Friday, July 31, 2015, 8:30am-1:30pm, 5th Floor Atrium, CTRC
  • iSEED Summer Research Day, Tuesday, July 28, 2015, 11:00am-4:00pm, BEB Atrium and 144 Farber.
  • Dr. Laura O'Dell, Professor, University of Texas at El Paso. 6th Annual CLIMB UP Lecture: Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 12PM.
  • Dr. Luis Colón, Professor & iSEED Co-director, Univeristy at Buffalo: "Opportunity is Knocking...Be Ready," 5th Annual CLIMB UP Lecture: Wednesday, July 8, 2015, 4 PM.
  • Dr. Marino deLeon, Professor & Director Center for Health Disparities, Loma Linda University: “Keeping Your Eye on the Goal” 4th Annual CLIMB UP Lecture: Monday, July 14th, 2014, 4 PM.