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Arguably, politics has always been about group conflict. If you can pit people against each other, that’s an easy way to mobilize.
Political scientist Jacob Neiheisel discussing racial tensions in American politics with Agence France-Press
The essence of the police culture is that you don’t ever show weakness.
Epidemiologist and police stress expert John Violanti explains to The Associated Press why suicidal officers may be unlikely to seek help, despite a rash of suicides nationwide
Each device is complex in its own right, and trying to use them together in many different settings makes things even more complicated.
Inclusive design expert Ed Steinfeld writing in the San Francisco Chronicle about how better design could make mobile devices easier for senior citizens to use
It does matter that people hear their languages outside of a classroom, outside a ceremony, outside of what’s considered our home communities or territory.
Mohawk language instructor and PhD candidate Jodi Lynn Maracle talking to CBC News about the importance of teaching indigenous languages
When people don’t have access to basic needs like food, shelter, clean water and sanitation, people suffer, and population health, on the whole, is worse off.
Social work researcher Elizabeth Bowen explaining to USA Today why growing homeless populations are increasingly susceptible to outbreaks of contagious diseases
Recognized by the WSJ/THE College Rankings as the top public university in New York State, and No. 28 nationwide.
One of only 62 schools in the elite Association of American Universities.
The No. 38 public university in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report.
The No. 2 public university in the Northeast for the widest range of programs (450+).
Winners of the Nobel Prize, Pulitzer Prize, MacArthur Foundation “genius award” and (so many) others.
13:1 student-to-faculty ratio—the best of any doctorate-granting university within SUNY.
Any student from any major can study abroad through 1,000+ options across seven continents.
Named one of the “Best Values” in higher education by Kiplinger’s.
Ensures students graduate on time by following our guidelines—or the remaining tuition is on us.
16 NCAA Division I athletic programs that compete (and win) in the Mid-American Conference.
95% of recent UB undergraduate alumni employed, in graduate school or in service.
UB grads land jobs at Google, NASA, Pfizer, the U.N., CNN, the Smithsonian, Citi, Spotify, HBO and more.
The sunniest and driest summers of any major city in the Northeast.
World leaders (including a U.S. president), astronauts, NFL legends, a U.S. Poet Laureate, and the list goes on.
More than 4 million volumes in UB’s libraries and special collections—the most of any SUNY institution.
All students, from their very first year, can participate in research, service or experiential learning.
One of the nation’s first honors programs and a jewel in SUNY’s crown.
Host of June in Buffalo, the world-renowned new music festival and conference.
Student entrepreneurs compete for startup funding and services in numerous annual competitions.
One of the leading public research universities in the nation, spending $400+ million annually.
The top New York State public university for research and development.
283 prestigious scholarships won over the past 35 years, including the Truman, Goldwater and Marshall.
A top-notch education with tuition that’s a fraction of the cost of a comparable private school.
More than $340 million in financial aid and scholarships administered annually.
A 60-acre lake, right in the middle of campus, with free kayaks, canoes and paddleboards.
One of America’s largest collegiate mud volleyball games.
The No. 1 dining service in SUNY and a consistent winner of dining awards.
65-acre living woods right on campus.
High-impact experiential opportunities, both here in Buffalo and around the world.
One of the most international universities in the country, giving students a truly global experience.
Graduated our first female and black students from the medical school in the late 1800s.
The majority of UB deans are women, including the dean of law and the dean of arts and sciences.
To protest racism, our celebrated 1958 football team turned down UB’s first bowl game invite.
No. 2 on the EPA’s Green Power Partnership list of top colleges and universities.
The 3,200-panel UB Solar Strand produces enough energy to power hundreds of student apartments.
No. 3 worldwide for climate action, based on our climate change research, readiness and energy usage.
Recognized by the Certified Wildlife Habitat program for hosting numerous species on campus.
260,000+ helpful UB alumni in all 50 states and 150 countries.
One of the 52 Places To Go on the New York Times' list of top world destinations (2018).
Buffalo named one of the “25 Best Affordable Places to Live” (U.S. News & World Report).
Within a 30-minute drive of numerous beaches along two Great Lakes.
Just minutes from Canada and a short drive to the cosmopolitan city of Toronto.
100+ area festivals every year celebrating everything from jazz to gnomes.
Buffalo-based 43North is one of the world’s leading startup business competitions.
Voted America’s No. 1 Friendliest City by Travel + Leisure readers.
The only museum in the United States dedicated exclusively to the brain.
UB’s holdings include a rocket belt, early manifestos of punk, and original “Lone Ranger” radio scripts.