8/8/18

Olli is UB’s first self-driving vehicle, and researchers will demonstrate its capabilities Thursday.

8/9/18

The vehicle advances New York State as a hub for autonomous vehicle research.

8/3/18

R. Lorraine Collins is member of 20-person team tasked with drafting legislation on how to regulate marijuana use in New York State.

8/6/18

A three-year effort between UB researchers and NYSERDA has produced three reports that provide information and strategies for everyone from architects and engineers to state and federal policymakers.

8/7/18

After seeing an ad in a campus newspaper promoting unhealthy late-night foods, researchers decided to look at a sample of college students to better understand how drinking affects what they eat.

8/7/18
BUFFALO, N.Y. —New University at Buffalo research is adding important information to the body of knowledge about the cognitive and behavioral status of a group of retired professional athletes who spent their careers in contact sports.
8/7/18

Adolescents who received funding to help pay for an abortion experienced greater hardships that affected abortion access compared to adult abortion-fund patients, according to a new UB study.

8/8/18

Exercise can help prevent relapses into cocaine addiction, according to new research led by the University at Buffalo’s Panayotis (Peter) Thanos.

8/9/18

The unmanned mission — still in the early planning stages — could include an orbiter and lander.

8/9/18

University at Buffalo researchers have received a five-year, $3 million grant from the Troup Fund of the Kaleida Health Foundation to apply the power of big data to enhance liver health in the region.

8/10/18

UB RENEW Fellows spend 80 percent of their time working in City Hall.

8/13/18

University at Buffalo School of Nursing faculty members Yu-Ping Chang, PhD, and Sharon Hewner, PhD, were named fellows of the American Academy of Nursing (AAN).

8/14/18

A new class of drug targets that has attracted attention for its potential to treat psychiatric and other diseases has now been shown to curb drug-seeking behaviors.

8/15/18

Marilyn Morris, PhD, SUNY Distinguished Professor, is the recipient of the 2018 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Distinguished Service Award.

8/20/18

The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will return to the Southern Tier to provide one week of free dental care to veterans in the area through the Dentistry Smiles on Veterans program.

8/21/18

Kids who faced daunting barriers to success in the classroom had a clear message for UB researchers who asked them as young adults to look back on their experiences  and their time in school: Adults can do better.

8/22/18

Former Vice President Joe Biden and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice are among the speakers who will headline UB’s 2018-19 Distinguished Speakers Series.

8/22/18

One hundred and twenty-seven students will take their first step toward becoming pharmacists when they participate in the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Annual White Coat Ceremony.

8/23/18

About 29,000 students return to the University at Buffalo starting Aug. 23, and UB has a variety of Welcome Weekend events and programs aimed at helping them greet the new academic year.

8/23/18

Volunteers from UB and the community around the UB South Campus will distribute kits containing tips on how to be a good neighbor as well as other important information during Operation Doorhanger on Aug. 24.

8/23/18

UB TCIE and partners demonstrate robot safety course that integrates VR.

8/24/18

The condition shares characteristics with Parkinson’s disease, which may also be affected by manganese levels in the brain.

8/24/18

UB students will mark the start of a new academic year beginning at approximately 4 p.m. on Aug. 24 by forming the university’s logo in UB Stadium on the North Campus.

9/10/18

The classes are intended for junior current industry employees, and those considering careers.

8/27/18

New gallium oxide device, developed by UB engineers, may advance renewable energy, electric cars and more.

8/27/18

Research shows that the chemical — a component of wastewater in textile-making — is good at tasks associated with energy storage

8/27/18

The UB School of Social Work will launch a part-time, fully online, three-year Doctor of Social Work degree program beginning in the fall of 2019.

8/28/18

UB has raised $14 million since April, when it announced Boldly Buffalo: The Campaign for UB.

8/29/18

Several UB researchers have projects tied to the satellite — including geophysicist Beata Csatho, who will attend the September launch and helped plan the mission’s science goals.

8/29/18

A new UB study of 40 years of data from one reputable celebrity news source suggests that celebrities in fact have fewer out-of-wedlock childbirths compared to the rest of the U.S. population.

8/28/18

Democracy demands a robust contest of ideas to thrive, and diversity is the best way of protecting the democratic foundation of the American experiment, according to a UB philosopher.

8/30/18

Researchers report that the jaw joint bone, the center around which chewing activity revolves (literally), appears to have evolved based more on an animal’s size than what it eats.

8/30/18

Study is the first to examine whether metric mandated by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is, in fact, associated with outcomes of care in inpatient rehabilitation facilities.

8/29/18

Research has shown that, as a group, international students face prejudice from segments of the domestic student population, and a new UB study suggests that stereotypes alone do not lead to that prejudice.