News about awards and recognition earned by UB and members of our community. (see all topics)


Kafuli Agbemenu, assistant professor in the UB School of Nursing, has been named one of the first recipients of the Changemakers in Family Planning grant awards from the Society of Family Planning.


The award is the oldest given by any local section of the American Chemical Society.


With the help of UB researchers, the companies are working to improve display screens, and cooling wearable devices.


The University at Buffalo School of Nursing has received a $1.35 million grant to increase the number of behavioral health professionals treating opioid and other substance use disorders in Western New York.


The growth is linked to UB recruiting world-class faculty to Buffalo and developing state-of-the-art research labs.


UB President Satish K. Tripathi, Acting SUNY Board of Trustees Chairman Merryl H. Tisch and SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson preside over degree conferral.


The $1.5 million award will create the Kenneth W. Colwell Chair in Accounting and Law.


Researchers in the University at Buffalo School of Nursing have received two grants totaling more than $260,000 to develop interventions that help young adults quit smoking and improve sleep among people with multiple sclerosis.


The $528,000 grant, awarded to UB RENEW scientist Kang Sun, will examine levels of nitrogen dioxide, ammonia, formaldehyde and other pollutants.


UB researchers have received a record 11 National Science Foundation CAREER awards in 2019, along with a U.S. presidential early career award.