News Archive

11/14/18
Individual perceptions about safety and school quality play critical roles in how people define their communities, and these subjective social factors can influence the notion of what separates a city from its suburbs just as physical boundaries traditionally make that distinction, according to the results of a new study co-written by a UB sociologist.
11/14/18
The results of this week’s midterm elections offer dim prospects for bipartisan cooperation on significant policy issues, but may produce some political teamwork on smaller, regional issues, according to UB faculty members with expertise in politics and national affairs.
11/14/18
ncluding a citizenship question as part of the 2020 decennial census would most likely undercut the accuracy of determining the U.S. population and risks politicizing and limiting the effectiveness of an instrument critical to a well-functioning representative democracy, according to a UB sociologist.
11/14/18
Performance times are 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, 7 p.m. on Friday and 2 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students and seniors, and can be purchased at the Center for the Arts box office or through Ticketfly.com
11/14/18
To learn more, scientists are developing a new tool — computational models of the brain — to simulate how the structure of the brain may impact brain activity and, ultimately, human behavior.
11/14/18
The event is part of the Department of Physics’ Moti Lal Rustgi Memorial Lecture Series, which was established in 1993 through an endowment from the Rustgi family to honor and remember longtime UB physics professor Moti Lal Rustgi. The lecture is given annually by distinguished researchers in physics.
9/28/18
In her onstage conversation with Robin G. Schulze, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Abbe Raven detailed her rise through the ranks of a fledgling cable network.