Media Advisories

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


Sam Van Aken is developing real-life trees that will bloom in multiple colors and bear 40 different kinds of fruit.


The Bulls look to repeat history 10 years after winning the 2008 MAC title.


Artificial life, robotics and human-computer interaction will be the focus of Buffalo’s first LASER Talk, an international program that gathers artists and scientists for the exchange of information and ideas.


The new symposium will be held downtown at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.


The University at Buffalo, Buffalo Museum of Science and Erie County Department of Health have partnered to hold Pushing Back: Antimicrobial Resistance, an event that aims to educate the public about the increasing threat of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and the harm that overuse of these prescribed medications can have on our microbiome.


Peter Diamandis, an international pioneer in the fields of innovation, incentive competition and commercial space, will speak at UB on Nov. 14 as part of UB’s Distinguished Speakers Series.


Public will have chance to weigh in on the work completed by 80 participants of a workshop aimed at imagining the next 50 years in Buffalo Niagara.


Activities include rides in a self-driving bus, robot demonstrations, robot programing and learning about careers in robotics.


Dozens of UB student volunteers will participate in UB’s Fall Community Day on Oct. 27. Partnering with nine different organizations, UB Community Relations organizes this service day to give students an opportunity to help out in the neighborhoods around UB.


Former Vice President Joe Biden will open UB’s 2018-19 Distinguished Speakers Series at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 25 in Alumni Arena on the UB North Campus