UB Making a Difference

12/10/19

Student volunteers with UB HEALS distributed boots and provided much-needed foot care at a clinic at Holy Cross Shelter.

12/5/19

The UB biochemist will lead the Council of Faculty and Academic Societies of the Association of American Medical Colleges.

11/21/19

A $100,000 grant will support work to incorporate universal design principles into initiatives that are crucial to seniors.

11/19/19

For the 17th consecutive year, UB ranks among the top 25 U.S. institutions hosting international students.

10/17/19

GSE professor Tiffany Karalis Noel also says good women mentors are instrumental in fostering that sense of belonging.

9/13/19

Kang Guot has traveled a long and arduous path to UB’s Graduate School of Education.

8/30/19

UB’s Summer Math Program helps middle school girls improve their skills while making math fun, engaging and useful.

7/23/19

Targeting the “underserved” needs of veterans, the School of Law has launched a series of programs and courses to address veterans’ legal concerns.

7/16/19

UB will share in a $2.9M grant awarded to Say Yes Buffalo to increase college completion rates for Buffalo Public Schools graduates.

7/11/19

Municipal swimming pools and urban amusement parks flourished in the 20th century. But often their success was based on excluding African Americans, UB’s Victoria Wolcott says.

7/8/19

Initiative between UB School of Dental Medicine and Seneca Nation Health System introduces Native American students to careers in dentistry.

6/17/19

Researchers cite Big Tobacco's marketing stronghold on African American smokers among reasons why this group is 12% less likely to quit.

5/1/19

UBNow continues its series on the new generation of student leaders with a story on Mame Salim, who was born in a refugee camp in Kenya and is a role model in the local refugee community.

4/3/19

The new book by UB faculty member Cecil Foster shows the impact of the sleeping car porters on the civil rights movements in the U.S. and Canada.

2/11/19

Hispanic males are most likely to have a fatal interaction with police in their own neighborhoods, UB social work researcher Chris St. Vil says.

1/30/19
Othman Shibly, periodontist and clinical professor in the School of Dental Medicine, has journeyed to the Middle East 16 times, providing dental care to thousands of refugees.