Classes are starting up again and students are back in the dorms for another semester. College is a challenging and exciting time, but it is also one of the first times where you are responsible for yourself. Before you head off to class, it’s important to familiarize yourself to your new surroundings.
William R. Greiner Hall, UB’s newest residence hall (housing mostly sophomores), provides a glimpse at the future direction buildings at UB will be modeled upon. The building, which debuted in August 2011, is the first of several state-of-the-art structures that have opened or will open on campus over a two-year period.
UB’s recent burst of new on-campus construction has already been nationally noticed — Greiner Hall earned a gold rating under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED certification system. Continue reading →