Blackstone LaunchPad Student Grand Opening

Posted March 31, 2016 in General

Blackstone LaunchPad Student Grand Opening

Blackstone LaunchPad is a resource for all students – regardless of major, experience or degree program. It is a tool whereby it can help turn your research and ideas into a business

Blackstone LaunchPad Student Grand Opening, Thurs., 3/31 from 11am-2pm in 220 Student Union, UB North Campus
· Meet mentors from different industries and students from other fields
· View upcoming programming for April, including events like “Shark Tank Tuesday” and “How to Start a Startup”
· Record your one-minute pitch for the Campus Challenge: identify a campus problem and feasible solution for a chance to win $3,000! Registration and competition information available here.

Blackstone LaunchPad at the University at Buffalo is a campus-based entrepreneurship program designed to support and mentor students, staff and alumni – regardless of major, experience or degree program.

Blackstone Launchpad Office is located in 220 Student Union on UB’s North Campus.

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Have Questions About Your Academic Plan?

Posted February 12, 2016 in Did You Know?, General

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If you have questions about your academic plan, contact your Advising Office.

You can find your assigned Advising Office location and phone number on your HUB Student Center.

You will want to schedule an appointment in March to discuss Summer and Fall course plans.

You can find your Undergraduate Advising Office on your HUB Student Center. You can also find refer to the Undergraduate Advising Directory


Get Accepted: Preparing Competitive Applications to Graduate Programs in the Arts & Sciences!

Posted October 23, 2015 in Academic & Other Workshops, General, Have You Heard from Your Peers, Uncategorized

Are you thinking about UB graduate school? It’s never too early to plan your next step! Join the UB College of Arts and Sciences for a panel discussion with faculty who make UB graduate admissions decisions and current graduate students who have successfully navigated the admissions process. During this session, current students will share their insight on why they chose to attend graduate school and why UB was the right fit for them. Faculty will provide insight on the graduate school research, application, and selection process.

This session is open to any student, but may be best suited for those who are at least sophomores in the arts, sciences, humanities or social science majors.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Room 145 Student Union

RSVP to attend today!


Attend the 360 Degree View of UB Graduate School Event – October 27th @ 3:30 PM!

Posted October 21, 2015 in Exploring Majors & Careers, General

Are you thinking about continuing on to Graduate School? On Tuesday, October 27th from 3:30 – 5:30 PM in the Student Union Room 330, come listen to representatives from Arts and Sciences, Education, Law, Management, and Public Health and ask questions about graduate degree options at UB.

Discussion topics include funding, career outcomes, what makes a competitive applicant, and unique graduate options here at UB. Take advantage of this opportunity to connect with these experts and learn how to make yourself a competitive applicant to graduate school!

For questions about the 360 Degree View of UB Graduate School event, contact Wayne Porterfield of UB’s Career Services office.