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


There are many ways to alleviate stress, but it’s hard to beat hugging a 200-pound Great Dane. The pooch, named Murphy, is one of several canines that will visit the University at Buffalo Libraries this week to help students unwind as they study for final exams.


Each year, dozens of undergraduates expand their horizons by working with local companies.

BUFFALO, N.Y. – One hundred twenty-eight new physicians will be welcomed into the medical profession at the 168th commencement of the University at Buffalo’s School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Friday, May 2 at 1:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts on the North Campus.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – The annual UB Run for Smiles, created by students at the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine to raise community awareness about the dental clinic’s affordable oral health care, will take place on Saturday, April 26 at 10 a.m. in the Health Sciences Quad on the South Campus.

Hundreds of University at Buffalo students and faculty will gather to recognize the scholarly, research and creative achievements of students at the 1oth annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence.


Media artist Alessandra Renzi will be the guest of the University at Buffalo Department of Media Study (DMS) and the UB Gender Institute when she presents a free public talk about her work at 6:30 p.m. on April 21 in the Screening Room, 112 Center for the Arts, UB North Campus.

BUFFALO, N.Y. – A seven-ton magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner that will make possible groundbreaking research into multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, stroke and other diseases, will be hoisted by a crane seven stories and delivered into the University at Buffalo’s Clinical and Translational Research Center on Saturday, April 12.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – City-wide Science Week concludes its successful week of science and technology consciousness-raising Friday, April 11, with students demonstrating their wind tunnel and shake table projects and an inspirational speech by STEM and educational access advocate Shirley Malcolm.
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UB's fast-paced Elevator Pitch Competition gives students 90 seconds to present business ideas to judges, with no visual aids allowed.


The panel, a collaboration between UB and Superior Group, will give job seekers the opportunity to ask questions and gain expert advice from industry leaders.