Brewing and blowing up DIY lava

UB scientists experiment with lava to understand more about nature.

What happens when lava and water meet? Explosive experiments with human-made lava are helping to answer this important question. By cooking up 10-gallon batches of molten rock and injecting them with water, scientists are shedding light on the basic physics of lava-water interactions, which are common in nature but poorly understood.

Wrapping Up a Milestone Season

Dollar General Bowl Wrap up video

The University at Buffalo football team uncharacteristically turned the ball over four times and it proved to be the difference in a 42-32 loss to Troy in the Dollar General Bowl held at Ladd-Peebles Stadium on Saturday night. The Bulls finished the 2018 campaign with a school-record 10 wins and advanced to a bowl game for just the third time school history.

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UBuffalo alumni continue the charge, showing pride in our students, and investing in them now and for the future. Watch some of the ways and reasons we stay connected.

We are Boldly Buffalo! Are you?

At UB, being bold means solving society's most complex challenges. Helping millions of people around the world accomplish what was thought to be impossible. And fostering more leaders to take the reins of the future. Together, we take pride in our place, celebrate our way, and build our bright future.

Boldly Buffalo: Our Place

Our Place

Buffalo: Our namesake, our heritage, our home. Every place you find a bull, we’ve earned it.

Boldly Buffalo: Our Way

Our Way

UB is more than a place—it's a way of shaping the world. Engaging ideas. And inspiring action.

Boldly Buffalo: Our Future

Our Future

We define our own future. We always have. Now, we’re demanding even more.