4/1/16

A UB expert weighs in on the latest developments in the battle between the tech giant and FBI.

4/1/16

A study asks why a significant percentage of people who undergo gastric bypass surgery develop alcohol abuse problems.

4/1/16

Martin Blaser, director of the NYU Human Microbiome Program, will present two free seminars in early April.

4/1/16

Nearly a third of fourth-year medical students will stay at UB for residencies, a sign of growing loyalty to the region.

4/4/16

Cloud cover patterns could help scientists figure out where endangered species live, a new study by Yale and UB finds.

4/1/16

Don't miss your chance to meet Joseph Incandela, the physicist who announced the Higgs boson discovery in 2012.

4/5/16

In a spring studio focused on refugees, students are re-envisioning an abandoned silk mill as temporary housing.

4/4/16

Events including a panel discussion with Muslim students seek to educate the UB community about Islam.

4/1/16

Students returned from an alternative spring break trip to Selma, Alabama, with new perspectives on the world, and of themselves.

4/5/16

Event aims to raise awareness, promote progression of women in science, technology, engineering and math careers.

4/1/16

Symposium explores Syrian refugee crisis and Buffalo's role in long-term solutions.

4/1/16

Researcher who studies wound healing and tissue regeneration receives 2016 Dr. Horace Furumoto Innovations Young Investigator Award.

4/1/16

UB president expresses disappointment that state budget doesn't include full extension of NYSUNY 2020.

4/1/16

"Bigotry, racism, intolerance and discrimination have no place in our UB community, and they will not be tolerated," Tripathi writes.

4/6/16

UB biologists are serving as consultants on the ultimate middle school science project: growing potatoes in space.

4/8/16

UB’s annual Signature Series will honor the Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist — and UB alumnus — with several events on campus.

4/6/16

An expert on the celebrated American poet will discuss unanswered questions that persist about his work.

4/6/16

The tightly knit ensemble will perform the final three concerts in this season's Slee/Beethoven String Quartet Cycle.

4/7/16

An atheist, a former Anglican pastor and a geologist will offer insight on a topic we struggle with every day.

4/13/16

UB Law professors will discuss whether the current presidential candidates can fulfill their campaign promises.

4/6/16

This year's Gender Across Borders symposium will look at how alliances are forged without ignoring differences.

4/7/16

Social Work will use the funding to incorporate trauma-informed care into work with teens struggling with substance abuse.

4/12/16

UB is launching a new identity and brand strategy that tells the university's story in a more compelling and cohesive way. 

4/7/16

That's the message Siddhartha Mukherjee drove home during his talk last night as part of UB's Distinguished Speakers Series.

4/8/16

“Art Talk Back” aims to encourage dialog on these important issues using this medium to guide the conversation.

4/7/16

The annual symposium held in memory of the human rights activist will focus on refugees, migrants, human trafficking and slavery.

4/8/16

Four students from the renown Eastman School of Music will perform at UB at the annual Eastman Organists' Day.

4/11/16

Thirteen first-year students spent their spring break making connections with members of the community outside the medical school.

4/11/16

When's he's “off the clock” at UB, Nallan Suresh can be found in his art studio, pursuing his natural talent for painting.

4/8/16

Outstanding scholarly, research and creative activities were recognized yesterday at the Celebration of Student Academic Excellence.

4/8/16

A spy. A teacher. A bodyguard. That, in a nutshell, describes the different functions of a nanoparticle invented at UB.

4/11/16

A UB study suggests guilt produced by the initial exposure to a violent video game declines after repeated play.   

4/12/16

The new look for athletics is now more closely aligned with the university’s strengthened and cohesive academic identity.

4/12/16

Members of the President’s Brand Council talk about UB’s new brand strategy initiative and what it means for the university.

4/11/16

SUNY Distinguished Professor Tony Conrad, a boundary-stretching artist and UB faculty member for nearly 40 years, died on Saturday.

4/11/16

The Green it Forward initiative aims to reduce the use of electricity on campus by 10 percent this week.

4/11/16

A conference for SEAS graduate students last week brought reprresentatives of NASA, Moog, Praxair and other companies to Davis Hall.

4/12/16

Here is How UB developed its new identity and brand initiative.

4/13/16

Snakes, lizards and Gila monsters play an important role in this year’s David Chu Lecture in the pharmacy school.

4/13/16

A new book by UB sociologist Lionel Lewis describes the inner workings of Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme.

4/13/16

The percentage of African-American high school seniors who smoke has changed little in two decades, according to a new journal supplement.

4/12/16

"Serial" host Sarah Koenig told a UB audience that her podcast succeeds because it's authentic.

4/14/16

Students will use the popular Mindcraft video game to create their own version of a virtual UB campus at this year’s Minecraft build-a-thon.       

4/14/16

Fulbright scholar Françoise Pfaff will visit UB April 19 to discuss the life and career of film director Ousmane Sembene.

4/13/16

UB will celebrate the distinguished, 52-year career of the retiring SUNY Distinguished Service Professor with a special event on April 29.

4/14/16

This production of the Stephen Sondheim musical explores the fairy tale of the American dream.  

4/13/16

UB students will pitch their business plans to a panel of local entrepreneurs at the Academies’ Annual Elevator Pitch Competition.

4/13/16

Western New Yorkers turned out in droves for a chance to meet a contender in the 2016 presidential election.

4/13/16

Watch these seemingly impossible watercraft take to Lake LaSalle on Saturday as part of a student engineering conference.

4/15/16

The university’s signature confection reaches star status

4/15/16

The massive open online course will provide an overview of ADHD diagnosis and treatment.

4/15/16

The music and arts competition brings a message of awareness, prevention and “dignity for all” to CFA.

4/14/16

Marci Bowers also will meet with students and clinicians who serve the transgender community.

4/14/16

A startup that makes and sells self-piloting technology and automation tools to ship operators took the top prize in the Panasci TEC.

4/15/16

The MSNBC town hall brought a major presidential candidate to UB for the second time in a week.

4/18/16

Back-to-back events featuring major presidential candidates bring the excitement of the 2016 primary season to campus.

4/18/16

The UB Libraries will hold a Shakespeare Read-A-Thon to celebrate the life of The Bard on the 400th anniversary of his death.

4/18/16

Nearly two-dozen events are taking place to advance sustainability every day — both on and off campus.

4/19/16

The new Center for Microbiome Research will look at the collective microorganisms that live on and in the human body.

4/18/16

A UB Law School panel delves into the issue of why presidential candidates make campaign promises they can't keep.

4/18/16

Loretta Ford, who is credited with co-founding the first nurse practitioner education program, will speak next week at UB.

4/19/16

Sean Graney, the WBFO Eileen Silvers Visiting Professor, is premiering his adaptation of Wagner's "Ring" cycle next week at UB.

4/20/16

The Louis P. Ciminelli Family Foundation has given $1 million for the Hayes work and future initiatives in Buffalo neighborhoods.

4/20/16

Lynn Kozlowski says some health websites aren't adequately informing consumers about the relative risks of certain nicotine products.

4/19/16

Sociologist Nancy Foner will discuss why tensions about immigrants are different in the U.S. and Europe during a talk at UB.

4/21/16

A UB expert explains the quirk that made it possible for the NFL to open the next season with a rematch between Super Bowl rivals.

4/21/16

UB students are heading to NASA Langley to show off plans for a heat shield meant to protect spacecraft entering Mars.

4/21/16

The spotlight on the opioid epidemic has created an opportunity to develop better drug policies in the U.S., a UB expert says.

4/21/16

The final total is in and the 2015 Employees Campaign for the Community exceeded its goal by nearly $20,000.

4/26/16

UB faculty members Paras Prasad and Claude E. Welch Jr. will receive the UB President’s Medal during University Commencement on May 15.

4/21/16

UB's first Truman recipient hears the news at a surprise meeting with President Satish Tripathi.

4/22/16

A thrifty consumer with an eye on fuel costs, UB staff member Kris Miller plugs into alternative power.

4/21/16

UB gender expert Kari Winter says Harriet Tubman is a great choice to replace Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill.

4/22/16

The Donald S. Carmichael Professor of Organizational Behavior will assume the position of dean effective April 25.

4/22/16

Six Muslim students told a UB audience that education is the key to overcoming anti-Muslim rhetoric.

4/22/16

The Education and Leadership Fellows in Sustainability (ELFS) work to create a long-term culture of sustainability at UB.

4/25/16

President Satish K. Tripathi published a letter to the UB community today on the website of the Office of the President regarding the role of the UB Foundation.

4/25/16

While many UB students are using RateMyProfessors.com, they view the ranking website cautiously.

4/25/16

Program teaches students to look at whole body health and wellness, not just dental disease.

4/25/16

UB ranks first on the EPA's list of the largest university users of zero-emissions electricity from renewable resources.

4/26/16

The new music “supergroup” completes its UB residency with an ambitious slate of 20 performances and activities.

4/27/16

Some 5,846 students are candidates to receive degrees during University Commencement and 15 other commencement ceremonies.

4/26/16

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is “all but done” in his “Deflategate” appeal, sports law expert Nellie Drew says.

4/27/16

The DIFCON12 series of “difficult conversations” wraps up with a chance for the campus community to review and reflect.

4/26/16

Two projects designed by UB architecture professors have received jury honors in the Architizer A+ Awards competition.

4/27/16

UB will celebrate the life and work of the late distinguished faculty member with a PLASMA event devoted to his work.

4/28/16

UB medical students who traveled to Haiti over spring break have become the primary care providers for some of their patients.

4/28/16

Students from UB's Gifted Math Program learned about the cool aspects of electrical engineering.

4/28/16

RIA researchers have found that exercise is crucial for a gene in the brain's dopamine system to prolong lifespan.

4/29/16

Historian Ndubueze Mbah will discuss how Euro-African exchanges transformed West African gender identities in a Scholars@Hallwalls lecture.

4/29/16

A talk by UB nursing researcher Margaret Moss will explore why the health of Native populations remains a mystery.

4/27/16

The first in a series of banners praising UB’s growing prominence and strength debuted on the south side of Alumni Arena.

4/29/16

UB faculty member Jim Lemoine says organizations that set overly ambitious goals can hurt performance and morale.

4/29/16

Eight UB students have won awards in this year’s competition, one more than all the awards given to other SUNY students.

4/29/16

UB was recognized as a campus leader by N.Y.'s REV clean-energy program for higher education.

4/28/16

Actor Kevin Spacey told a UB audience that no one breaks new ground by playing it safe.

4/28/16

Actor Kevin Spacey topped off his visit to UB with a peek at some of the treasures in the UB Libraries' Special Collections.