11/13/18

Report developed by UB graduate students offers strategies for how Chautauqua County can harness the food system for economic development and health.

11/1/18

Researchers within the University at Buffalo Department of Oral Biology were recently awarded six grants totaling $6.6 million, helping to double funding received by the department from the previous year. 

11/1/18
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The University at Buffalo School of Law received first place at the Queens District Attorney’s Annual Mock Trial Competition. The fifth annual competition held on Oct. 27-28 in Kew Gardens, N.Y. brought 16 teams from across the country together to compete.
11/2/18
BUFFALO, N.Y — A University at Buffalo graduate student studying how heroin changes cells in the brain has received a prestigious award from the National Institutes of Health.
11/2/18

The challenge of tempering power in a world of “variegated capitalisms” is the topic of the Fall 2018 Mitchell Lecture to be held Nov. 9, sponsored by the University at Buffalo School of Law. 

11/2/18

 

Scientists at UB’s Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions recently received more than $4 million in grants from the National Institutes of Health to study the effects of drinking, smoking and marijuana use during pregnancy.

 

11/2/18

Goal is to improve the employability of librarians in the 21st century by developing skills working with big data.

11/3/18

Police are searching for vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that occurred Thursday night on North Campus, critically injuring a female student.

11/6/18

UB real estate development and urban planning students are exploring the effects of market and technology innovations on the built environment, thanks to support from Blue Cardinal Capital.

11/8/18

AUB law professor studying “clergy privilege” — the legal rule shielding confidential communications of priests — has found priests often recast communications to make them fall outside this testimonial protection.

11/8/18

Get ready to meet Shelley Jackson, the genre-defying author who leaps skillfully through mediums ranging from Instagram based fiction, to print-based novels, to a story published in single-word tattoos on the skin of 2,000 volunteers.

11/9/18

An innovative, cost-effective program in Western New York provides medication-assisted treatment to opioid use disorder patients in emergency departments (EDs) and rapidly transitions them into long-term treatment all within about 48 hours.

 

11/9/18

To include 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 an instrument critical to democracy, according to a UB sociologist.

11/9/18

The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will host the fourth annual Dentistry Smiles on Veterans, an event that offers free dental care to local servicemen and women.

 

11/12/18

The UB School of Law has appointed eight new members to the Dean’s Advisory Council.

11/12/18

Surveys in the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds show steady numbers, but other species are disappearing.

11/12/18

The absence of one copy of a single gene in the brain causes a rare, as-yet-unnamed neurological disorder, according to new research.

11/12/18

The UB Community of Excellence in Genome, Environment and Microbiome is hosting the third annual Mind Your Microbiome and Be Antibiotics Aware Week, a program that seeks to promote awareness of the microbiome and educate the public about the lasting effects of antibiotic overuse.

11/13/18

Classes range from full-day seminars to a 7-month certification program.

11/13/18

For the 16th straight year, the University at Buffalo is rated among the nation’s top 25 institutions hosting international students.

11/13/18

Peter Diamandis, an international pioneer in the fields of innovation, incentive competition and commercial space, will speak at UB on Nov. 14 as part of UB’s Distinguished Speakers Series.

11/14/18

The University at Buffalo, Buffalo Museum of Science and Erie County Department of Health have partnered to hold Pushing Back: Antimicrobial Resistance, an event that aims to educate the public about the increasing threat of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and the harm that overuse of these prescribed medications can have on our microbiome.

11/14/18
The University at Buffalo Center for the Arts, presents comedians Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood for a return engagement on Friday, April 5, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $54, $49, $39, and go on sale Wednesday, November 14 at 10 a.m. online and 12 p.m. at the Center Box Office.
11/15/18

The new symposium will be held downtown at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

11/15/18

Both productions are centered around the idea of reconfiguring what performance space means while investigating how the audience engages with performance in different ways.

11/16/18

As nonprescription use of Ritalin increases among young adults, researchers at UB's Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions warn that such use may cause irreversible structural changes in certain areas of the brain.

11/15/18
BUFFALO, N.Y. – University at Buffalo researchers have found that college students prefer food deprivation over smartphone deprivation, according to results from a paper in Addictive Behaviors.
11/16/18

Communities recovering from natural disasters often see an increase in businesses and non-profits that develop after the cleanup, but that doesn’t necessarily counterweigh the rise in poverty levels in areas transformed by events such as storms, earthquakes and wildfires.

11/16/18

Hannah M. Christensen, 20, a UB student from Clifton Park, New York, has been charged with felony leaving the scene of a serious injury accident without reporting.

11/19/18

UB graduates from outside the region are staying to pursue entrepreneurship.

11/23/18

The memorial garden is part of a respectful process guided by UB researchers and a team of community partners.

11/21/18

Artificial life, robotics and human-computer interaction will be the focus of Buffalo’s first LASER Talk, an international program that gathers artists and scientists for the exchange of information and ideas.

11/27/18

Students are using CRISPR to alter yeast genes in a course on genetics at UB that also asks them to consider the technology’s potential societal implications.

11/27/18

Artificial life, robotics and human-computer interaction will be the focus of Buffalo’s first LASER Talk, an international program that gathers artists and scientists for the exchange of information and ideas.

11/27/18

The University at Buffalo officially dedicated a memorial garden yesterday to honor those who died in the care of the former Erie County Poorhouse and were buried on land that is today part of UB’s South Campus.

11/28/18

A University at Buffalo ophthalmology researcher has been awarded a $2.2 million grant from the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health to better understand a rare cause of blindness that strikes young children.

 

11/28/18

The Bulls look to repeat history 10 years after winning the 2008 MAC title.

11/29/18

Problem alcohol use is more common among Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers who have greater negative emotions over having never been deployed.

11/30/18

Sam Van Aken is developing real-life trees that will bloom in multiple colors and bear 40 different kinds of fruit.

11/29/18
Buffalo, N.Y. - The University at Buffalo Center for the Arts, presents Peg + Cat Live! Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $79 (VIP), $35, $25, and go on sale Wednesday, November 28 at 10 a.m. online and 12 p.m. at the Center Box Office.
11/30/18

Fans to gather at Student Union, both Santora's Pizza Pub & Grill locations, Wehrle Golf Dome for tonight's MAC football championship game between UB and Northern Illinois.