News Releases

All of the latest news about our university. (by topic)

2/2/18

A new study led by vision researchers has demonstrated that the addition of widely available antioxidants to the current standard-of-care prevented vision loss in an animal model of a rare genetic disease.

2/1/18

The beloved critter will be guest star of the UB geology department’s annual Groundhog Day cookout.

2/1/18

Researchers to pioneer case study method to help students prepare for bias, inequity.

2/1/18

Project will lay the foundation for understanding how lake effect snowfall could change in a warming world.

1/30/18

Cristanne Miller, SUNY Distinguished Professor and Edward H. Butler Professor of English at UB, has received the MLA’s biennial Prize for a Scholarly Edition for her book, “Emily Dickinson’s Poems: As She Preserved Them.”

1/30/18

HOK's Drucker will address how context-sensitive design led to a building that pays homage to Buffalo’s architectural legacy while making a bold design statement for the city’s future.

1/29/18

Nickell — a former stage magician and private detective — has a long track record of debunking paranormal events.

1/26/18

Twist had been UB's senior associate athletic director for sport administration and senior woman administrator since 2012.

1/26/18

Marianthi Markatou has been invited to speak at the 10th annual Sentinel Initiative Public Workshop on Feb. 7 in Bethesda, Maryland.

1/26/18
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Scientists studying addiction know that heroin and other opioids induce plasticity in brain cells. Now, University at Buffalo researchers have made the novel discovery that in certain types of brain cells, drug-induced plasticity can work to reduce, rather than boost, motivation for heroin.