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Completed in 1879 as an insane asylum, the building — now home to the School of Architecture and Planning — is the university's first to receive the historic designation.




The ACS is one of the world’s largest scientific societies and publisher of some of the most prominent journals in the field of chemistry.


The Department of Family Medicine in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB applied for, and was awarded, three prestigious grants totaling more than $6 million to support research, training and workforce development in the field of primary care.


Award-winning actors James Franco and John Cleese, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. and astronauts Mark Kelly and Scott Kelly are among the speakers who will headline the 2016-17 Distinguished Speakers Series.


Faculty Experts


Monica Stephens

Assistant Professor of Geography

Expertise: mapping social phenomena, volunteered geographic information (VGI), Big Data, social media, gender and technology, gender and the Internet, digital divides

Phone: 716-645-0499



James Campbell

Professor of Political Science

Expertise: campaigns and elections, American political parties, election forecasting

Phone: 716-645-8452



UB in the News


Arun Vishwanath explores the evolving role of WikiLeaks in Politico and says it's shifting toward playing politics.


MSN interviews Robert Silverman who says declining cities have neighborhoods where there's not enough housing to go around.


Carole Emberton was featured on CSPAN about war crimes and punishments.


James Campbell tells ABC a lot went wrong at the convention early on, so Trump had to come up big with his speech.

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