Everyone needs an occasional break from the social ramble,
though spending too much time alone can be unhealthy and there is
growing evidence that the psychosocial effects of too much solitude
can last a lifetime. But new research by a UB psychologist suggests
that not all forms of social withdrawal are detrimental.
The University at Buffalo Libraries is holding Amnesty Campaign
2017, a month-long initiative from Nov. 17 through Dec. 18 that
calls on the UB and Buffalo communities to return overdue books and
materials in exchange for waived fines and fees.
“Grey’s Anatomy” actor and activist Jesse
Williams will appear at UB on Nov. 18 as part of the Distinguished
Speakers Series. Williams, this year’s Undergraduate Student
Choice Speaker, will speak at 7:30 p.m. in Alumni Arena, North