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

8/11/16

The University at Buffalo takes its responsibilities on the issue of sexual assaults on campus very seriously.  Nothing is more important than the safety and welfare of our students.

8/11/16

The week-long Miles for Smiles mission, led by UB clinical dental professor Othman Shibly, brought oral health care to student refugees who lacked access to treatment due to the ongoing Syrian war.

8/10/16

A new study by UB researchers suggests that Child Protective Services caseworkers may need to use a more all-encompassing approach to improve how they respond to cases of chronic neglect.

8/10/16

UB architect Joyce Hwang’s latest animal architecture creation, called Bower, will be celebrated at an opening event this Thursday at Artpark in Lewiston.

8/10/16

For years, researchers have known that the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus can trigger severe, sometimes deadly, secondary bacterial pneumonia in some people who are subsequently infected with influenza A virus, but scientists have not known exactly how this happens.

8/10/16
BUFFALO, N.Y. –- A new study in the New England Journal of Medicine addresses a question doctors have sought to clarify for decades: whether a surgery conducted since the 1940s benefits the patients it targets.
8/8/16

UB will host a public discussion Tuesday, led by SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher and State Education Department Commissioner Mary Ellen Elia, on TeachNY, a new statewide effort to address the teacher shortage and improve professional development for practicing educators.

8/8/16

The UB Graduate School of Education has one word for college graduates looking to find a career with good job prospects and high job satisfaction, and that at the same time leaves the world a better place: Teaching.

8/5/16

The summer competition is run by Blackstone LaunchPad at UB and the Western New York Incubator Network.

8/4/16

Patients with Type 1 diabetes can benefit from dapagliflozin, a drug designed and marketed to treat Type 2 diabetes, a UB study has found.