UB students to launch pumpkins, bottle rockets


AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB) – This week the University at Buffalo will take part in “National Engineers Week”.   Beginning Tuesday, students in the student union and on the field outdoors will stage pumpkin launches, robot wars and bottle rocket tests.

The purpose of the week-long event is to demonstrate that science, technology, engineering and math can lead to fun and rewarding careers. UB says the events promote cross-disciplinary learning, as well as interaction among the 15 participating engineering clubs.

You can find a full schedule of events on UB’s website.

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