3/6/18

UB to host Genome Day at the new Jacobs School building downtown, with a keynote on “Wizard Genetics of Harry Potter” by Duke University’s Eric Spana.

3/6/18

The UB School of Law has named Kendra N. Cadogan as its inaugural director of diversity, equity and inclusion.

3/7/18

At this free event open to the public, volunteer fixers will do their best to get your items — from small appliances and jewelry, to bicycles and textiles — back to working order.

3/7/18

UB political and computer science major Michael P. Brown is a finalist for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship, which provides up to $30,000 for graduate study.

3/8/18

Registered participants will learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms of an opioid overdose, as well as how to properly administer naloxone.

3/7/18

Four faculty in the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences received new grants and awards to improve medication management for patients and to develop novel tools for treatment.

3/8/18

The award is one of the foundation’s most prestigious for early-career faculty.

3/8/18

UB will host the 15th annual Safe Schools Initiative Seminar, Advanced School Threat Assessment Training, on March 20 in the Center for the Arts, UB North Campus. The event is free, but registration is required.

3/8/18

We don’t have to spend two years at Walden Pond to appreciate the benefits of expressive autobiographical writing. But the practice isn’t always constructive and a new UB study looks at factors that might influence the benefits of expressive writing.

3/9/18

Leading programs team up to build the largest global network of college entrepreneurs.

3/9/18

The absence of TTP, a protein critical to the control of inflammation, may lead to rapid and severe bone loss, according to a new study led by the University at Buffalo.

 

3/12/18

New research on autism at the University at Buffalo reveals the first evidence that it may be possible to use a single compound to alleviate the behavioral symptoms by targeting sets of genes involved in the disease.

3/14/18

A senior research scientist at UB's Research Institute on Addictions has discovered how certain neurotransmitters are transported and reach their targets in the brain, which could lead to new drug therapies to help anxiety and other negative brain functions.

3/14/18

New University at Buffalo research that investigated the language preferences of Hispanic Americans seeking HIV testing in New York found that the majority of Hispanic patients preferred to receive care in Spanish, even if they were fluent in English.

3/15/18

New book explores how to keep neighborhoods intact and affordable while pursuing environmental goals.

3/20/18

Medical disparities — and how aspiring physicians can begin to overcome them — is a theme of a new course begun this semester at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.

3/19/18

The findings are intriguing because helium is a noble gas, long considered to be “too aloof” to react with the other elements.

3/21/18

University at Buffalo research connects education, depression and more to prescription opioid abuse in adults over age 50.

3/15/18

The UB School of Law will host a forum to discuss economic and technological changes and their impact on free speech at its upcoming Mitchell Lecture.

3/15/18

Extreme political views might be driving some people away from churches, but the actual number of departing parishioners is not large and those who leave are mostly marginally involved with the institution, according to a new UB study.

3/16/18

William J. Jusko, PhD, SUNY Distinguished Professor in the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, received the 2018 Oscar B. Hunter Career Award in Therapeutics from the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT).

3/16/18

Marriage satisfaction helped soldiers better deal with trauma from combat and resulted in lower levels of alcohol problems.

3/19/18

National leaders on preventing and recovery from school violence converge on campus.

3/19/18

Researchers will tackle climate change, chemical exposures among schoolchildren and developing more efficient semiconductors.

3/19/18

The first insights into the pathogen that does the most harm to patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and how it adapts to its host over months and even years, has been published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciencses. 

3/19/18

Reproductive hormones that develop during puberty are not responsible for changes in social behavior that occur during adolescence, according to new University at Buffalo research.

3/20/18

The rankings are based on surveys of administrators at more than 1,970 programs and more than 16,500 academics and professionals.

3/20/18

The study was led by Paresh Dandona, a pioneer in exploring how patients with both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes can achieve better blood sugar control.

3/20/18

While UB students are enjoying their mid-semester break, the university will play host to local high school students for Science Exploration Day.

3/20/18

Both students are part of UB’s growing Asian languages programs.

3/21/18

Alnutt comes to UB from the University of Memphis, where he was deputy director of athletics.

3/21/18

A colorful cast of presenters will address the ultimate theme — one familiar to all, but, at the same time, an endless source of curiosity.

3/23/18

‘There is no Pinocchio response,’ says UB non-verbal communication expert.

3/26/18
UB Department of Theatre and Dance 2017-2018 Season of Innovation presents: Zodiaque Dance Company
Countdown to Celebration 45 “5,6,7,8”
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Directed by Kerry Ring and Jenna Del Monte
April 5 – 8, 2018
3/26/18

System under development harnesses energy from pavement vibrations created by automobiles.

3/26/18

More than 200 students and tech enthusiasts from Western New York are expected to participate.

3/26/18

UB School of Nursing faculty receive IMPACT award and CTSI Pilot Studies Program grant.

3/26/18

To help fight the tuberculosis and HIV epidemics facing the world, the UB Center for Integrated Global Biomedical Sciences will partner with the University of the Western Cape and University of Zimbabwe.

3/28/18

Scott Tong, a correspondent for the public radio program Marketplace, will discuss his new book, “A Village with My Name: A Family History of China’s Opening to the World,” April 5 on the UB North Campus.

3/30/18

Gicewicz was a 16-year member of the UB Council, past president of the UB Alumni Association and served as the football team physician.