Media Advisories

News about upcoming UB events that may be of interest to the media.


Event will feature a wheelchair obstacle course, adaptive sports equipment demonstrations, panel discussions and adaptive yoga and wheelchair basketball, rugby and lacrosse.


"Dance of Youth: Charm of China" to take place Sept. 17 at UB's Center for the Arts.


Talk, set for 6 p.m. Thursday in 210 Student Union (Landmark Room), is titled "Solving climate change with courage and conservative principles.”


Since debuting in 2012, more than 1,000 students, faculty and staff have joined BikeShare at UB.


Beata Csatho, chair of geology and a renowned climate scientist, helped plan the satellite’s science goals and will be available for post-launch phone interviews.


Medical students, residents and faculty members from the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences will dine with community members on Sept. 6 to gain a better understanding of how Buffalo’s residents experience health care and what their concerns are.


UB has raised $14 million since April, when it announced Boldly Buffalo: The Campaign for UB.


UB students will mark the start of a new academic year beginning at approximately 4 p.m. on Aug. 24 by forming the university’s logo in UB Stadium on the North Campus.


Volunteers from UB and the community around the UB South Campus will distribute kits containing tips on how to be a good neighbor as well as other important information during Operation Doorhanger on Aug. 24.


About 29,000 students return to the University at Buffalo starting Aug. 23, and UB has a variety of Welcome Weekend events and programs aimed at helping them greet the new academic year.