Debris that washed up on a remote island must be identified with certainty as coming from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in order to give closure to the families of the victims, UB trauma expert Nancy Smyth says.
The UB Art Gallery, which was closed the past year due to construction in the Center for the Arts, will reopen on Sept. 24 with an exhibition by artists who are engaging with color as a medium within their varied practices.
UB is among five public research universities selected as finalists for a national award recognizing universities for their innovative strategies to increase undergraduate student retention and graduation rates.
Scientists at UB's Research Institute on Addictions will collaborate with the Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention on a five-year study examining violence, victimization and substance abuse among high-risk youth.
Economic well-being for low-income families in the U.S. is often determined by federal measures that establish basic requirements for essentials such as food, shelter and clothing, but a new study by a UB research team suggests that such a definition is unrealistically narrow.
Lawyers as Agents of Social Change program gives students access to prominent lawyers, judges, politicians and professors to ask questions about the legal profession, law school and what it means to be an attorney.
The School of Nursing and the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences have joined forces to form a pilot interprofessional clinic that will offer early influenza shots to the incoming PharmD Class of 2019 — a group of nearly 140 students.
UB students — newbies as well as grizzled veterans — descend on campus this weekend for the start of the 2015-16 academic year and the university has planned a variety of events and activities to welcome them to their home away from home.
The concept of a disgruntled former employee shooting co-workers — as happened on Wednesday to a Virginia TV news crew — seems to be an especially American phenomenon, UB trauma expert Nancy Smyth says.