Eight communities across the country will receive training and
assistance to link family farmers and local residents who lack
access to healthy food, thanks to a project spearheaded by UB and
Alarmed by the steady decline in the number of physicians
practicing in Western New York, local physicians have created the
Western New York Medical Scholarship Fund to train and keep more
doctors in the area.
For 80 years, a collection of ancient Greek and Roman coins
resided, undisturbed, in the UB Libraries. That is, until classics
professor Philip Kiernan channeled his inner Indiana Jones and
journeyed to the depths of the archives to find them.
UB researcher John Canty Jr. has received a National Institutes
of Health grant to try to find out which type of cardiac stem cell
therapy will be most effective in treating patients with heart
An article by UB Law faculty member Helen A. Drew addresses how
the National Football League can protect its reputation in the wake
of the flood of disciplinary issues that punctuated the 2014-15
UB’s Signature Series, which honors the university’s
legacy of distinction and innovation in arts and letters, this year
will celebrate the award-winning career of Tony Award nominee and
UB faculty member Stephen McKinley Henderson.
The UB Law School's award-winning initiative to attract
underrepresented minority students to the legal profession will
continue for a fourth year, thanks to an additional grant from the
Law School Admission Council.
The UB women's basketball team made its first appearance in the
Women's National Invitation Tournament yesterday, but lost a battle
with host West Virginia, 81-64, thanks to a hot-shooting first half
by the Mountaineers.
Tarik Phillip hit a 3-pointer with 28 seconds left while the
shot clock was winding down to add the clinching points as
fifth-seeded West Virginia held off No. 12 UB, 68-62, in their NCAA
UB Bulls fans remained hopeful that the men’s basketball
team would squeeze out a victory over West Virginia in the NCAA
Tournament on Friday. While they didn’t get the result they
wanted, UB supporters were proud of how the team played.
There was a strong feeling of accomplishment at Monday's rally
celebrating UB's historic basketball seasons, but also a sense that
this was just the beginning of more success for the men's and