Recent News and Events

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The Seats-in-Trouble Election Forecasts discussion with Professor James E. Campbell
UB is the No. 1 public university in New York State, according to the 2019 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Ranking.
A story in The New York Times about incumbent lieutenant governor of New York Kathy Hochul’s primary victory over three-term New York City council member Jumaane Williams quotes Associate Professor James Battista.
Democrats could gain as many as 44 seats and emerge from November’s mid-term elections with control in the House of Representatives, according to an innovative forecasting tool developed by a political scientist.
All three experts weighed in on the scandal surrounding Rep. Chris Collins' indictment on charges of insider trading shares of Innate Immunotherapeutics, an Australian biotech firm.
Junior political science and computer science major Mike Brown has been elected for a second term as UB Council student representative.
It was no nail-biter, but elections for the 2018-2019 Student Association executive board still managed to bring over 650 students out to vote. The turnout is an improvement since the last time an SA e-board ran unopposed in 2015 when only 217 students voted.