The ecologically important freshwater mussel is one of the continent’s most imperiled species, yet some colonies are flourishing. UB researchers are digging for answers.
For the first time in school history, the unstoppable Bulls topple a nationally ranked team on the road—and then make the AP Top 25.
As a layout artist at DreamWorks Animation, Jon Gutman (BFA ’03) helps bring the beloved characters of “How To Train Your Dragon,” “Kung Fu Panda” and other blockbusters to life.
UB scientists studying ancient Greenland lakebed sediment found clues as to why rising temps are predicted to lead to a wetter Arctic in the future.
A UB researcher is using podcasts to make STEM more accessible to Native American students, whose oral tradition of learning conflicts with the standard approach to teaching STEM.
A new UB study reveals differences between the sexes in thermal behavior during exercise, a discovery that could help inform the future development of athletic wear.
UB researchers are working on a new portable biosensor that pairs with smartphones and could one day help those without easy access to hospitals detect cancer at an early stage.
UB researchers have found that 3D printers have “fingerprints,” a discovery that could help law enforcement trace 3D-printed firearms and counterfeit goods.
For the second year in a row, UB hit an all-time high in the US News and World Report rankings, coming in at No. 89 among the nation's best universities and No. 38 among the top publics.
UB’s largest campaign in history will elevate our students, attract world-class faculty and support life-changing research with the potential to transform our region and the globe.
UB’s Communities of Excellence unite faculty and students across disciplines to address global challenges head on.
The university has launched an identity and brand strategy that will ensure UB's story is told in a consistent, compelling and authentic manner.
UB’s revamped and highly customizable general education program promotes intellectual exploration to enrich students’ educational experiences.
Every Friday, faculty, staff and students sport UB gear and show off their true blue pride all around campus.
Study here—or anywhere in the world—and earn UB credit. Online and on-campus courses in UB's three-week winter session begin Jan. 3, 2019.
UB welcomes Peter Diamandis, founder of the XPRIZE Foundation, as the next Distinguished Speaker, with a free livestream for all faculty, staff, students and alumni.
This year’s RENEW Distinguished Lecture features Winona LaDuke, a renowned economist, author and activist focused on environmental justice for indigenous communities.
From ethnic food samplings to live performances, the World Bazaar celebrates UB’s diverse community and opens our eyes to the world around us.
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