UB News

7/11/18

The effects of intimate partner violence are profound, painfully enduring and should command as much attention as providing victims with the help necessary to leave violent relationships, according to a new UB study.

6/15/18

Three University at Buffalo experts on diversity and inclusion in athletics will participate in a forum on June 19 in the Albany Capital Center aimed at preventing sexual and interpersonal violence against sexual and gender minorities.

4/18/18

Summit aims to improve access to culturally and linguistically appropriate services, efficient clinic and transportation systems and operations, and available economic opportunities.

4/17/18

On April 28, the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is hosting "Igniting Hope: Building a Just Community With a Culture of Health and Equity," focused on addressing health disparities in Buffalo's African-American community. 

4/12/18

Fifteen University at Buffalo students have received 2018 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence, presented to them by SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson April 10 at an awards ceremony in Albany.

4/9/18

The two-day summit will bring the campus community together to explore new ways to increase diversity, equity and inclusion at UB.   

3/29/18

The latest DIFCON focused on 'Black Panther' and the role of art in society.

3/20/18

The rankings are based on surveys of administrators at more than 1,970 programs and more than 16,500 academics and professionals.

3/7/18

Though young homeless adults make use of available food programs, these support structures still often fail to provide reliable and consistent access to nutritious food, according to the results of a new UB study.

1/19/18

An assessment tool that is intended to help recognize the effects of adversity and trauma in children’s lives is not the best means of evaluating mental health problems faced by at-risk youth, according to new UB study.

12/14/17

Neglect accounts for more than 75 percent of all child protection cases in the United States, yet, despite this alarming frequency, child welfare workers lack effective assessment tools for identifying the associated risk and protective factors of chronic neglect, according to a UB study.

11/14/17

A UB social work researcher will use a $2.4 million HHS grant to gather evidence and produce resources to improve the services state agencies offer to Native American families involved in child welfare cases.

11/13/17

For the 15th straight year, UB is among the top 25 U.S. institutions hosting international students.

11/10/17

Members of the UB community gathered to mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1967 speech at Kleinhans Music Hall.

11/10/17

The Fall Interprofessional Forum tackled a topic that organizers say is a textbook example of a situation that requires a collaborative approach.

10/30/17

For MDI Chair Krishna Rajan, diversity means bringing people together from different backgrounds to enrich the community as a whole. 

10/27/17

UB's strategic diversity and inclusion plan works to integrate inclusive excellence into all aspects of university operations.

10/19/17

Participants in the latest Difficult Conversation are told that free speech issues in sports increasingly reflect those in the greater society.

10/12/17

Researchers from UB and Cardiff University were instrumental in creating a special themed issue of the quarterly journal Built Environment focused on food equity, an increasingly important topic in planning and design disciplines.

10/5/17

A new study by researchers at UB provides a groundbreaking look at how advance care planning medical orders inform emergency medical service providers’ experiences involving people with intellectual disabilities.